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Old Picture of Magic Johnson at Lakers' Picnic Surfaces

via Imgur
Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistJanuary 16, 2014

Looking back into the past is always fun to do, as it shows us just how much everything has changed.

Magic Johnson was a big deal when he was a member of the Los Angeles Lakers. However, that didn't stop him from taking bizarre photos with people, via Imgur:

via Imgur

For those wondering, Reddit user ILikeBlazing said that the man is wearing shorts. In that era, shorts were pretty short.

The user gave a little bit of information on the photo:

My Dad was good friends with Jerry Buss' niece, and was invited to a Lakers' picnic. He played volleyball all his life and Magic, along with a few others, wanted to test his skills. He played Magic and as he was going up for a spike, my Dad slammed it back into his face to win the game. Magic came up to him after, grabbed him and said, "Next time, you're on my team." They both had a good laugh and my Dad swooped him up into his arms.

A simple team picnic resulted in a picture that is still hilarious to look at. 

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