Originally posted on NBA 24/7 365  |  Last updated 5/7/12

Is Twitter not the greatest thing ever to hit the internet?  I mean, seriously, how the hell else would we find out that TJ Ford has a blinged-out, multi-color, cartoon belt buckle?  Without Twitter I suppose we simply wouldn’t know, and that would be a damn shame, because I think I speak for most NBA fans when I say that this is something I’d like to be aware of.  Not everybody can afford to hold their pants up with diamonds and gold, and I can’t say I’ve ever known anybody to suspend their britches using a Road Runner buckle.  I’m not a fan of the fruity-colored stones, nor would I ever suggest that such a ridiculous accessory is cool, but it’s certainly unique.  I’ll give you that, TJ.

Official –Swag-O-Meter– Rating:

2/5

I’d love to find out what exactly inspired TJ Ford to go to a jeweler and request that he create a Road Runner belt buckle (pretty sure they don’t just have those in stock).  Is he a huge fan of cartoons?  Is it supposed to suggest that he’s fast?  Is it a Texas thing?  I have no idea.  Tell us, TJ!

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