He looks like Leon Spinx. Only he's not African American. And he's 6.
I also just noticed that somewhere along the way he's picked up the Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson move of arching one of his eyebrows.
As he clutched the zip lock bag that contained his tooth all through "Survivor" and asked me upteen times "How much do you think I can get from the Tooth Fairy for THIS bad boy, Dad?" two separate thoughts kept rattling around inside my head.
It really is astonishing how much more patience I have when there is a Red Sox game on in the background during the soundtrack that's my life.
If they ever re-make "Sling Blade", Rakes could win the role of the kid hands down.
It wouldn't even be close.
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