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Evel Knievel sues Kanye West

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by ifilus, Dec 12, 2006.

  1. ifilus

    ifilus Well-Known Member

    It's about time!

    ...the daredevil claims that Kanye infringed on his trademark name and likeness in West's video for "Touch the Sky." In the video, West portrays a character named "Evel Kanyevel" who attempts to jump a large canyon, not unlike Knievel's famous 1974 jump of Snake River Canyon in Idaho, which was not successful.

  2. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    Evel Knievel hates black people.
  3. There is no way I could keep from clicking on this sucker.
  4. terrier

    terrier Well-Known Member

    Jesus crashes and breaks his pelvis again.
  5. John

    John Well-Known Member

    I bought my nephew an Evel Knievel stunt cycle for Christmas. I'll probably enjoy playing with it more than he will.
  6. TheSportsPredictor

    TheSportsPredictor Well-Known Member

    I thought Kanye was Jesus.
  7. terrier

    terrier Well-Known Member

    Kanye thinks so, too.
  8. TMZ's become a go-to site very quickly.
  9. Lamar Mundane

    Lamar Mundane Member

  10. D-3 Fan

    D-3 Fan Well-Known Member

    I'm reminded of Evel's interview with Jim Rome on radio several years ago. When Rome asked him about his chances of surviving a crash after a stunt, Evel paused for five seconds and replied "Do you know who the hell I am?"

    Either he was insinuating that he knew what he was getting into, but Rome didn't have anything to say for that line.

    Well, Kayne, you whiny bitch, do you know who the hell Evel Knievel is??
  11. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    I can't think of any two phonies more deserving of pissing away millions in legal fees for this law suit.
  12. D-3 Fan

    D-3 Fan Well-Known Member

    At least Evel knows he's phony. Kayne thinks he's fo' real.
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