1. This screenshot comes from a great new commercial for Turkish Airlines featuring Kobe and Leo Messi. It’s really tremendous.
Yes that balloon looks like a penis with too many balls. That’s not what it’s supposed to be, but there is something nice and perfectly apt about Kobe holding a balloon with too many balls.
2. Here’s the full ad.
3. Kobe really seems to be enjoying it.
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