Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte recently decided to recreate the cover to Nirvana’s classic Nevermind, which originally depicted a naked baby swimming towards a dollar bill on a fishing hook. The project is part of ESPN the Magazine’s debut “Music” issue, which will feature more album cover recreations when it hits newsstands today. Source

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  • satan

    i know we are all thinking it. were is the penis???

  • angel

    satan obscene pictures is not allowed

  • BJay

    Damn, I was beaten 2 d penis question…

  • GwynnKatie

    Oh well, whatever — Nevermind.

  • Jay

    Is it just me, or does this seem almost sacrilege? Is this suppose to be art? As the cover to Nirvana’s album the pic had a meaning. This is just a dumb re-creation. Is he such a fame whore that he feels he needs to do this? Ryan is such a tool. He was a baby at the Olympics and he is now showing he will do anything “to be cool”.

  • Raj

    The water looks cool, but that’s about it. It loses it’s appeal when it’s not a baby chasing the almighty Uncle Sam American dollar.

  • SuperSG

    I want a superunknown cover with ray Lewis screaming as the Chris Cornell elf

  • Todd

    The baby’s junk was bigger.

  • Maverick785

    No way Courtney’s gonna want any money in return or anything like that. #Jeah!”

    Grill or no grill, as a fellow Gator this makes my day.

  • satan

    I guess the water was cold and that’s why no penis in the pic. well, that’s really a shame. it would make this cover a lot more rocking.

  • Cobainsweater

    This cover is almost as boring as watching this goofbag swim.

  • Cobainsweater

    You can tell he probably had no concept of what he was trying to recreate, as he’s superimposed looking *overtop* of the dollar bill.

    Wait to knock that one out of the park.

  • Shoegeezer

    lmao @ SuperSG^

    As for this picture… I think that’s a pretty accurate depiction of Ryan and his motivations in life. I think ESPN was bein’ sneaky…

  • GwynnKatie

    Is he such a fame whore that he feels he needs to do this?
    Heya Jay — why yes, Yes He Does. Heh

    Actually, all of ya’ll comments made me :)

  • numismatis

    this idea still never progressed, 1 dollar instead of 100 dollars? hes better off in a flying kite than under water playing dead.

  • http://nemsworld.com Christine

    Em, ESPN (Disney), please stop.