ESPN The Magazine Article Asks “What If Michael Vick Were White?” (Pic)
ESPN Vick Article Fall-Out: The Best “What If Michael Vick Were…” Photoshop Jobs (Pics)
Yesterday we told you about the ESPN The Magazine article, “What if Michael Vick were white?”
As we pointed out, the article itself is interesting, but the headline was just a cheap attempt to create controversy and sell magazines. And the picture that went along with the article, a CGI rendering of what Vick would look like as a white dude, was just awful. Like, totally, seriously, comically terrible.
So, ESPN has certainly gotten a lot of attention from the article. Unfortunately, all the attention is pretty much just people making fun of them.
Overnight, tech-savvy sports fans from all over the internet went to work producing their own “What if Michael Vick Were…” photoshop jobs making fun of ESPN. It’s turned into an official internet meme.
Here are the funniest ones we’ve come across so far: