Fear the 'fro. No, really -- he who rocks it in the courthouse is a convicted killer. We all knew Ben Wallace, the feared four-time Defensive Player of the Year, had killer hair, but nobody ever took it literally. Convicted murderer Phil Spector did:
Remember wondering "what the heck’s that about" when famed record producer Phil Spector, accused of murder, showed up for a hearing with a huge Afro?
The since-convicted Spector explains why he did it in a documentary, "The Agony and the Ecstasy of Phil Spector," and bet you never saw this one coming.
"That was a tribute to Ben Wallace, the Detroit Pistons forward," Spector says. "And it was a tribute to Albert Einstein. And Beethoven. It was done in jest, but I was wearing my hair like Albert Einstein in those days."
Ah, yes, three completely random names spouted off by a psycho killer. Something tells me those three wouldn't want their name linked with Spector. I mean, how much of a tribute can it really be coming from him?
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