Vanessa Bryant Wears "Do I Look Illegal?" T-Shirt to Lakers Game!
Vanessa Bryant, left, and Kobe Bryant at the 2009 Maloof Money Cup at the OC Fairgrounds.
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Los Angeles Lakers fan are abuzz with news that Vanessa Laine Bryant, wife of Kobe, wore a blinged-out T-shirt with the words, "Do I Look Illegal?" to tonight's game.
HOLLER! Shot of Vanessa in the T-shirt after the jump!
Screenshot of said T-shirt...
I'll update this story in the morning--in the meanwhile, read Dave Zirin's excellent piece on what a limousine liberal Phil Jackson is...
Okay, I'm back. Bryant's statement is absolutely shocking, considering she's never exhibited any Aztlanista tendencies in her life. Sure, she's part-Mexi, and she and her husband are known to frequent El Camino Real in Fullerton from time to time, but Vanessa's most prominent connection to her Latino heritage before wearing this T-shirt (to express solidarity with the people protesting against Arizona's SB1070, or get attention like some of the commentators here are claiming? Come on, latter bola de pendejos...) was getting sued by her Peruvian maid for supposed workplace abuse. Can we expect her to host a MEChA conference at the Bryant estate in Newport Coast? Details to come...