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And speaking of metta

Posted: Tue Aug 14, 2012 9:46 pm
by tiltbillings
http://espn.go.com/blog/los-angeles/lak ... orld-peace" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Metta in action:


Re: And speaking of metta

Posted: Tue Aug 14, 2012 10:11 pm
by reflection
haha

At least his name beats all those inspiring names of monks & nuns. :tongue:
But not the practice apparently.

Re: And speaking of metta

Posted: Wed Aug 15, 2012 8:27 pm
by Viscid
Been reading about him, he actually seems like a decent guy but has his issues:

http://www.latimes.com/sports/lakersnow ... 5902.story" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

His father was Bipolar-- I can see him coming up with the decision to name himself 'Metta World Peace' while experiencing the exhilaration of mania. He may not be able to control himself very well, but he doesn't seem to be a genuine douchebag.

Re: And speaking of metta

Posted: Wed Aug 15, 2012 9:24 pm
by tiltbillings
Viscid wrote:Been reading about him, he actually seems like a decent guy but has his issues:

http://www.latimes.com/sports/lakersnow ... 5902.story" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

His father was Bipolar-- I can see him coming up with the decision to name himself 'Metta World Peace' while experiencing the exhilaration of mania. He may not be able to control himself very well, but he doesn't seem to be a genuine douchebag.
It is an interesting world. I hope the MWP can get pull it together.