I used to have a picture of Bud Selig straining to hear something as my avatar on a few pages. I thought it spoke volumes about how tone deaf he is, and while it's never funny to make fun of an old person, Bud Selig brings it on himself by being a complete moron, a pawn of baseball owners and someone who is clearly responsible for some of the darker moments in recent baseball history.
That being said, I didn't realize how common this pose is for Commish Selig. Deadspin, as it's wont to do, has put together a gallery. They describe it as such:
Bud Selig cupping his ear and straining to hear something that he'll probably just lie about anyway.
Here's the snapshot, but go to Deadspin for the gallery in all of its glory:
In related news, folks may have noted that I haven't spoken about my Giants aside from complaining at the beginning of the year that they were doomed for failure, that Brian Sabean is a twit, etc. Well, that's worked so far and as a good sports fan, I'm utterly convinced of jinxes and whatnot. So I shall stay silent until I can't handle it no more, except to say simply: