DeAndre Jordan Posterized ESPN’s Charissa Thompson (Video)
Remember last week when we suggested that “posterizing“—i.e., dunking a basketball over somebody in an unexpected place—might be the next big viral internet craze? Yeah, well, it’s happening. Before you know it this thing might reach “Harlem Shake” proportions.
On May 15, the day after our first post on the subject, we saw this video posted to YouTube:
Then we saw this one:
Then, on May 16, we saw this video posted:
And then this one:
Finally, on May 20, the posterizing trend officially went mainstream when ESPN’s Sports Nation posted this video of host Charissa Thompson getting posterized in the hallway by the poster boy of NBA posterization, DeAndre Jordan.
Take a look:
Of course, this ESPN video is obviously “fake” in the sense that Thompson clearly knows what is about to happen. Still, you have to wonder if this won’t be the spark that sets off the firestorm of imitators.
I guess we’ll have to stay tuned to find out.