Drudge links the story Adam Ant Arrested, which isn’t particularly interesting because I haven’t though about Adam Ant in approximately 20 years and, indeed, my initial reaction was that he was a comic book character (a cross between The Atom and Ant Man, perhaps.) But what really amused me is how much he looks like Jack Nicholson playing the part of a pimp:

Caption away if you must.

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  1. John Lemon says:

    Wait a minute. Pimps usually don’t wear tweed overcoats, button down shirts and club ties. Just because he has a fedora…sheesh.

  2. James Joyner says:

    Well, he IS British. That’s how pimps dress in the UK, I believe.

  3. Adam Ant arrives for his audition for a new movie role playing the part of Truman Capote. He was quoted as saying, “I sure hope there are lots of nude scenes. And crazy-acting, too.”

  4. Obsolete computer journo John Dvorak caught slipping out the back door of Blogger world headquarters clutching a scribbled crib-sheet of poorly understood html tag definitions…

  5. John Lemon says:

    Now Truman Capote and bad html tagging…I’ll buy that!

  6. Mark Hasty says:

    LONDON (Reuters)–Pop star Adam Ant was sentenced to appear in a community theatre production of Road To Perdition: The Musical after a bizzare public-nudity incident earlier this month . . .

  7. Kelli says:

    We don’t follow fashion, that’d be a joke!