Anyone see the picture of Luke Walton on the cover of *ESPN The Magazine*? Funny!

Discussion in 'Archived Threads 2001-2004' started by KeithH, Nov 23, 2002.

  1. KeithH

    KeithH Lead Actor

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2000
    Messages:
    9,413
    Likes Received:
    0
    I just got a chance to look through the November 25th issue of ESPN The Magazine, which has Luke Walton of the University of Arizona basketball team on the cover. In the cover picture, he is spinning a basketball on his middle finger, which makes it look like he is flipping off the camera man and the reader. [​IMG] I love it! Maybe he should have used his index finger. [​IMG]
    [c][​IMG][/c]
     
  2. Andrew_Sch

    Andrew_Sch Cinematographer

    Joined:
    Dec 30, 2001
    Messages:
    2,153
    Likes Received:
    0
    Yeah, I noticed that too. What really amazes me though is how much he looks like his father. Kinda like me and my dad!!
     
  3. KeithH

    KeithH Lead Actor

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2000
    Messages:
    9,413
    Likes Received:
    0
    Andrew, I agree. Luke Walton does look like his dad. Hopefully Luke's knees comes from his mother's side of the family, though. [​IMG]
     
  4. Tom Meyer

    Tom Meyer Second Unit

    Joined:
    Feb 11, 1999
    Messages:
    402
    Likes Received:
    0
    I think it was Bill Walton's bad feet, not his knees, that made him retire.
     
  5. KeithH

    KeithH Lead Actor

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2000
    Messages:
    9,413
    Likes Received:
    0
    Tom, in the end, you may be right. However, I thought Bill Walton had bad knees throughout his career too.
     
  6. Dome Vongvises

    Dome Vongvises Lead Actor

    Joined:
    May 13, 2001
    Messages:
    8,172
    Likes Received:
    1
    [Rabid Fan Mode]
    DADDY WAS BETTER!!!
    clap clap.....clapclap
    DADDY WAS BETTER!!!
    [/Rabid Fan Mode]
    [​IMG]
     
  7. McPaul

    McPaul Screenwriter

    Joined:
    Apr 1, 1999
    Messages:
    1,792
    Likes Received:
    50
    Location:
    Vancouver
    Real Name:
    Paul M
    For myself, at least, it's easier to spin a basketball on my middle finger than my index. I don't know why this is, it just is. I've wondered about it too but it's no big deal.
     
  8. KeithH

    KeithH Lead Actor

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2000
    Messages:
    9,413
    Likes Received:
    0
    Paul, no, it's no big deal. Just funny, in my opinion. [​IMG]
     
  9. JamieD

    JamieD Supporting Actor

    Joined:
    Apr 5, 2002
    Messages:
    557
    Likes Received:
    0
    Dome, that was a good example of the reason why I rarely attend sporting events. I strongly dislike heckling. It ruined a recent evening for me at a hockey game with my girlfriend. I don't really need to hear what two drunken idiots think of the opposing goalie every two minutes at high volume.

    On the other hand, funny pic!
     
  10. McPaul

    McPaul Screenwriter

    Joined:
    Apr 1, 1999
    Messages:
    1,792
    Likes Received:
    50
    Location:
    Vancouver
    Real Name:
    Paul M
    KeithH.... oh for sure, it's hella-funny! Would have been even better if it was more head on than it is..... [​IMG]
     
  11. MickeS

    MickeS Producer

    Joined:
    Jul 24, 2000
    Messages:
    5,058
    Likes Received:
    1
    Haha, I never even noticed that. He got the other fingers just right too. [​IMG]
    On a side note, I might actually get to go to a game or two this season. Cross your fingers for me. [​IMG]
     
  12. KeithH

    KeithH Lead Actor

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2000
    Messages:
    9,413
    Likes Received:
    0
    MickeS, have fun if you go to any games. Arizona should be fun to watch.
    I wrote a letter to the editor of ESPN The Magazine in regards to the cover picture of Walton. It said, "No, Luke. You are number one." I wonder if anyone there will get it. [​IMG]
     
  13. McPaul

    McPaul Screenwriter

    Joined:
    Apr 1, 1999
    Messages:
    1,792
    Likes Received:
    50
    Location:
    Vancouver
    Real Name:
    Paul M
    Let us know the respoonse and if it gets published.

    btw, is the magazine any good?
     
  14. NickFoley

    NickFoley Stunt Coordinator

    Joined:
    May 5, 2002
    Messages:
    144
    Likes Received:
    0
    Thats great. [​IMG]
     
  15. KeithH

    KeithH Lead Actor

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2000
    Messages:
    9,413
    Likes Received:
    0
    Paul said:

     

Share This Page