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10-year-old basketball star

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by PeteyPirate, Jul 4, 2006.

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  1. PeteyPirate

    PeteyPirate Guest

    Is There Such a Thing as a Perfect 10?
    Basketball Prospect Courted While Still In Elementary School


    I know, I know. It's a travesty. These people are bringing this kid along way too fast. But there is video on the WaPo's Web site. He is pretty good.
  2. joe

    joe Active Member

    I can't bring myself to watch a video of a 10-year-old basketball player. Childhood should be childhood, not adults angling (is that what they're doing?) to make money off the kid. Different thing, but Drew Barrymore was hooked on coke at 10.
  3. Breakyoself

    Breakyoself Member

    nothing like treating kids as money even at 10. what's next? find a good kickball player in kindergarten recess and call him the next pele?
  4. Gomer

    Gomer Active Member

    Wow, that kid's already got his own fansite.

  5. PEteacher

    PEteacher Member

    Well, I'll do out to say it: Drew Barrymore was really, really hot at 15.
  6. imjustagirl2

    imjustagirl2 New Member

    I've never gotten the Drew Barrymore thing.
  7. beefncheddar

    beefncheddar Guest

    I feel dirty. And all I did was READ THE STORY.
  8. imjustagirl2

    imjustagirl2 New Member

    She's not bad there. And if she went "classic" more, she'd be golden.


    But her hippie look is weird, and her chin just frightens me. It's like if Jay Leno had a chin implant, and they put it in perpendicular to his face.
  9. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

    So you dig chicks who reek of patchouli?
  10. Smallpotatoes

    Smallpotatoes Well-Known Member

    So if you're 14 and college coaches haven't heard of you, it's too late?
  11. ifilus

    ifilus Well-Known Member

  12. tonysoprano

    tonysoprano Member

    Not going to touch that link. Subject's got some Jean Benet creepiness to it.
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