Been reading about him, he actually seems like a decent guy but has his issues:http://www.latimes.com/sports/lakersnow ... 5902.story
His father was Bipolar-- I can see him coming up with the decision to name himself 'Metta World Peace' while experiencing the exhilaration of mania. He may not be able to control himself very well, but he doesn't seem to be a genuine douchebag.
It is an interesting world. I hope the MWP can get pull it together.
This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.
There is freedom from birth, freedom from becoming, freedom from making, freedom from conditioning. If there were not this freedom from birth, freedom from becoming, freedom from making, freedom from conditioning, then escape from that which is birth, becoming, making, conditioning, would not be known here. -- Ud 80
Ar scáth a chéile a mhaireas na daoine.
People live in one another’s shelter.
dheamhan a fhios agam
Damned if I know.