We know we're way late to the party on this, but can we just reiterate how it is that Blazers center Greg Oden not only had a nude picture leaked on the Internet, but that he had a press conference to address it? Seriously, you can read a full transcript here. We know it's a fairly serious situation in some regards, but if you imagine all the questions being asked by either Beavis or Butthead, it becomes a full-on comedic romp.
TMZ Sports has learned. According to the police report, officers arrived at the Lawrence, Indiana home of Oden's mother at AM The report says police observed blood, swelling to the nose, lacerations to the forehead and nose area of the victim's face.
Oden allowed Titus to reveal that the real reason he hurt his wrist prior to arriving at Ohio State was because he was defending himself during a fight with his brother. He explained that he began drinking heavily throughout his second season in the NBA because he had a cousin around who became a bad influence. That detail was a startling revelation to most, but not as notable as another tidbit Oden shared.
There, I said it. Not "thing" or "junk" or "stuff" or any other ridiculous euphemism we use to describe this particular area of the anatomy, as if it weren't part of the human body. None of this is exactly breaking news, but for some reason, a good chunk of the country has been behaving as if the nude photos of the oft-injured Portland Trail Blazer that surfaced recently are a stop-the-presses issue.
Because one of the requirements of being a celebrity, it seems, is shamelessly either videotaping or taking photos of yourself naked, then sending them to someone you inexplicably believe would never put them on the Internet six months after you dump them in a tremendously cold, inhumane fashion. My problem would be this: I would rather eat a live goat than see myself naked on film. Most people would prefer to eat a live goat than see himself or herself — or me — naked.
Oden, 22, said the images were sent as a lark more than a year ago to a female friend who apparently passed them on to a third-party. The Portland Oregonian said Wednesday the anonymous operator of the Web site claimed in an e-mail he was doing the world a "public service" by posting the images. He compared it to the coverage of Tiger Woods' marital troubles.
Greg Oden was given the opportunity on Tuesday to hide out, issue a denial or attack the person responsible for posting nude photographs he once sent a third party of himself. Instead he slammed the door shut. Said Oden: "Um, I've had better days. He talked candidly about the embarrassment of being woken up at 6 a.
Sharing personal information brings people closer together. Verified by Psychology Today. Sex at Dawn.
This was a rare interview where Oden opened up and revealed many details about his life. Oden allowed Titus to reveal that the real reason he hurt his wrist prior to arriving at Ohio State was because he had a fight with his brother. He explained that he began drinking heavily throughout his second season in the NBA because he had a cousin around who became a bad influence. Oden also told Titus how difficult it was for him when his naked pictures hit the web in January