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Vogue magazine cover featuring LeBron James and model Gisele Bundchen is causing quite a disturbance around the internet. The photograph is by Annie Liebovitz. Mrs. Liebovitz did the cover that Jennifer Hudson was on an some people questioned that cover.

LeBron is a muscular and handsome black man, while Gisele is a frail looking white woman. LeBron is being compared to a King Kong ape ready to pounce on the poor little maiden in distress on the cover. I made a comment on The Field - Negrosite that I didn't see a problem but, when you see the poster and cover together you have too ask that question. LeBron has made a statement that he has no problem with the picture. I don't know if he has seen it side by side or not.

It's true we see things differently in America weather it be race or anything else. Some people see this as racist and some don't. After seeing the side by side shot my question is it a coincidence that the cover looks like the poster? Maybe Mr…