Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Beefcake in the Backcourt

Another way in which ripped, raffish Rafael Nadal and his cardigan-wearing Swiss rival [Roger Federer] aren’t anything alike.

New York Magazine writes:
Take your time. It’s okay. That photo of Rafael Nadal on the back cover of this magazine is undeniably … what’s a polite way to put it? Arresting. The mussed locks curled just so above the shoulders. The biceps curved like a particularly ripe aubergine. The shadows playing across the deeply grooved abs. All demand extended scrutiny. When you’re done, ask yourself this: Would Roger Federer ever pose for a photo like that? READ MORE