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#1 Brandon Jennings has a Roscoe’s Chicken and
Mon Apr 30, 2012 7:49 pm by Serge28
You know it's the offseason when:http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/nba-ball- ... 20302.html
On average, NBA players have lots of tattoos. It's part of the culture, for one thing, but also an opportunity for players to bring attention to people or places that have played a central role in getting them to where they are. Think Stephon Marbury's "Coney Island's Finest" ink or Kevin Durant's large show of support for his home state of Maryland.
Milwaukee Bucks guard Brandon Jennings is from Compton in Los Angeles, and he has many tats that pay tribute to his hometown. One, though, stands out more than others: a chicken-emblazoned waffle on his left forearm in honor of the legendary Roscoe's House of Chicken and Waffles. Jennings recently posted a photo of it to his Instagram account, and you can check it out above (via Stiletto Jill).
On the face of it, it's a little ridiculous for someone to put a tattoo of a waffle on his arm. But it makes perfect sense if you've ever been to Roscoe's, or really just know about it's status as a landmark. Anyone from the area speaks of it in reverential tones. In reality, a Roscoe's tat for a Compton native is about as normal as a Philadelphian getting ink of the Liberty Bell.
Of course, Jennings' Roscoe's love doesn't stop here — over the weekend, he also tweeted a photo of his special Roscoe's basketball shoes. Yet even that isn't especially crazy. Honestly, it might seem perfectly normal until he shows up to a game in a chicken suit. Which, at this rate, might eventually happen.
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#2 Re: Brandon Jennings has a Roscoe’s Chicken
Mon Apr 30, 2012 7:51 pm by A Diddy2231
Johnny wrote:You betrayed me! You're not good. You, you're just a chicken. Chip-chip-chip-chip-cheep-cheep.
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#3 Re: Brandon Jennings has a Roscoe’s Chicken
Mon Apr 30, 2012 7:54 pm by paulpressey25
Don't we have photos of Steger eating at Roscoe's?
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#4 Re: Brandon Jennings has a Roscoe’s Chicken
Mon Apr 30, 2012 8:16 pm by Cold Crush 24
I would get a Copps tattoo.
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#5 Re: Brandon Jennings has a Roscoe’s Chicken
Mon Apr 30, 2012 8:58 pm by paul
Free chicken for life?
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#6 Re: Brandon Jennings has a Roscoe’s Chicken
Mon Apr 30, 2012 9:18 pm by skitch815
You all need to see my George Webb tattoo
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#7 Re: Brandon Jennings has a Roscoe’s Chicken
Mon Apr 30, 2012 9:30 pm by PkrsBcksGphsMqt
If he was really committed to staying in Milwaukee he would have gotten a Culvers tattoo. Trade him asap imo.
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#8 Re: Brandon Jennings has a Roscoe’s Chicken
Mon Apr 30, 2012 9:37 pm by The Wet Whistle
Brandon Jennings @BRAND0NJENNINGS Reply Retweet Favorite · Open
That tattoo old got that my rookie year RT @ClayDadddy @BRAND0NJENNINGS makin top story on yahoo http://pic.twitter.com/jAfIvp0p
Someone tweeted this photo @ him. Apparently it's an old tattoo.
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#10 Re: Brandon Jennings has a Roscoe’s Chicken
Mon Apr 30, 2012 9:44 pm by emunney
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#11 Re: Brandon Jennings has a Roscoe’s Chicken
Tue May 1, 2012 1:15 am by trwi7
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#12 Re: Brandon Jennings has a Roscoe’s Chicken
Tue May 1, 2012 1:51 am by paul
That's disgusting. Who thought it was OK to superimpose those logos onto me when I'm just having a quiet day in the park?
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#13 Re: Brandon Jennings has a Roscoe’s Chicken
Tue May 1, 2012 4:52 am by MilBucksBackOnTop06
Coloring on your body
....especially if you are skinny or slight. Not good.
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#14 Re: Brandon Jennings has a Roscoe’s Chicken
Tue May 1, 2012 7:18 am by steger_3434
paulpressey25 wrote:Don't we have photos of Steger eating at Roscoe's?
Are the pictures showing up?
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