Very Cool. Very Dude of You.

[Trigger warning for rape apologia.]

I'm thrilled to see Sports Illustrated getting in on Operation Rehabilitate Mike Tyson. Very cool. Very important project.

I especially love the title given to the interview with this convicted rapist: "Tyson reflects on sex, drugs, spirituality."

Love the subhead, too: "The former undisputed heavyweight champion of the world looks back on a long, strange trip."

Very cool. Very way to minimize the fact that he is a person who served time for raping someone. Very way to recast him as some kind of sagacious icon whose wisdom was accrued through a lifetime of living hard and fast and wild.

Very lifetime-of-fuckery-turns-men-into-prophets. Very cool.

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