Hillary Clinton Appoints KAJ As Global Cultural Ambassador

Assistant secretary Ann Stock says Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will travel the world “to promote education, understanding and tolerance,” starting with a trip to Brazil next week.

In exchange for the honorary title, the Secretary of State got his time-honored jersey and a copy of his new children’s book. Pretty sweet deal if you ask me.

Photo by Jacquelyn Martin, AP

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

 
  Your Reaction?
  REACT WITH GIF
 

    Hot Buzz

    “Game Of Thrones” Just Confirmed One Of The Biggest Fan Theories

    These Photos Of The Sydney Opera House Covered In Aboriginal Designs Will Take Your Bre...

    Now Buzzing