Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Fan puts Derek Jeter’s head on the Mona Lisa, terrifies the world

Are you warm, are you real, Derek Jeter
Or just a cold and lonely, lovely work of art sculpture

llo

With Derek Jeter’s retirement coming at the end of the year, people are falling all over themselves to pay tribute to the surefire Hall of Famer. Teams are giving him gifts. Fans are making him signs and corn mazes. And then—AHHHHHHHHH

Repoz Posted: August 26, 2014 at 08:26 AM | 9 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: art shamsky, royals, yankees

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. The_Ex Posted: August 26, 2014 at 08:44 AM (#4779157)
It's the eyes.
   2. RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: August 26, 2014 at 08:46 AM (#4779162)
Centaur A-Rod > Mona Lisa Jeter
   3. Tulo's Fishy Mullet (mrams) Posted: August 26, 2014 at 08:58 AM (#4779167)
Finally, a Jeter retirement story that doesn't cause the eyes to roll.
   4. Lassus Posted: August 26, 2014 at 08:59 AM (#4779169)
Centaur A-Rod > Mona Lisa Jeter

I don't think so. We at least know the latter exists, right? No evidence of the former has been shown, I assume.
   5. BrianBrianson Posted: August 26, 2014 at 09:08 AM (#4779170)
I wouldn't be able to live in a world where the centaur Arod ain't real.

I am alive.

Therefor, centaur Arod is real.
   6. Cargo Cultist Posted: August 26, 2014 at 10:13 AM (#4779206)
Blessed Saint Jeter.

Bah.
   7. What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face? Posted: August 26, 2014 at 10:15 AM (#4779210)
How does the excerpt leave out the part where Jeter spotted the sign between innings, saw the hot chick in the painting, and tossed her a baseball with his phone number?
   8. ERROR---Jolly Old St. Nick Posted: August 26, 2014 at 10:59 AM (#4779235)
The photo of that "ONE CLASSY CAT" sign with the two beer bellies giving the cats' heads a three dimensional look is the best thing I've seen since the "Looks like Jesus, throws like Mary, acts like Judas" sign that was aimed at Johnny Damon in 2004. The sign itself is pedestrian, but the overall look is sublime.
   9. Batman Posted: August 26, 2014 at 11:07 AM (#4779242)
It's too bad Jeter's leadership wasn't around at the time to show Mona Lisa how to smile.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
danielj
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogFormer Senator, baseball Hall of Famer Jim Bunning has died
(29 - 12:49am, May 28)
Last: QLE

NewsblogYou're a disease, and OMNICHATTER is the cure, for May 27, 2017
(48 - 12:29am, May 28)
Last: cardsfanboy

NewsblogOT - March 2017 NBA thread
(4394 - 11:49pm, May 27)
Last: STIGGLES don't want to talk about cracker barrel

NewsblogJeter-Bush Have Cash-Raising Woes for Marlins Bid, Giving Romney Leg Up
(12 - 10:38pm, May 27)
Last: TVerik, who wonders what the hell is "Ansky"

Sox TherapyWitty Minor League Thread Title Here
(24 - 9:57pm, May 27)
Last: Jose is El Absurd Pollo

NewsblogA look at what all 30 teams can do with MLB's free agent mega-class of 2018-19
(53 - 9:29pm, May 27)
Last: cardsfanboy

NewsblogOTP 22 May 2017: George W. Bush photobombs a sports reporter
(1581 - 9:14pm, May 27)
Last: The Yankee Clapper

NewsblogYankees ticket sales plunge; New York has lost $166 million since 2009 | SI.com
(20 - 8:47pm, May 27)
Last: PreservedFish

NewsblogHollywood casts the Chicago Cubs - Chicago Cubs Blog- ESPN
(6 - 2:54pm, May 27)
Last: Man o' Schwar

NewsblogBrian Kenny on Twitter: "Regarding the Andrew McCutchen comeback: An absence of good news.
(9 - 2:35pm, May 27)
Last: PreservedFish

NewsblogOT: March-April 2017 Soccer Thread
(554 - 2:32pm, May 27)
Last: Mefisto

NewsblogFiveThirtyEight: Pitchers Are Slowing Down To Speed Up
(29 - 12:53pm, May 27)
Last: PreservedFish

NewsblogClayton Kershaw dominant, lowers career WHIP under 1
(10 - 12:35pm, May 27)
Last: 6 - 4 - 3

NewsblogHeyman: Twins expected to pass on Hunter Greene
(22 - 9:59am, May 27)
Last: Bug Selig

NewsblogWhere Did the Great Hollywood Baseball Movie Go?
(138 - 7:52am, May 27)
Last: ERROR---Jolly Old St. Nick

Page rendered in 0.2719 seconds
49 querie(s) executed