Jesse's Nazi Obsession Started Young: Dad
All those Nazi books and the Nazi friend didn't help
By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff
Posted Apr 27, 2010 9:00 AM CDT
Actress Sandra Bullock and husband Jesse James at the 41st NAACP Image Awards on Friday, Feb. 26, 2010, in Los Angeles.   (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

(Newser) – Turns out Jesse James' penchant for posing in an SS hat is nothing new: His father tells TMZ his son’s “fascination with the Nazis” started young. “He liked their war machine, he liked their uniforms, he liked their guns, he liked everything about them,” says Larry James, who for some reason fueled that interest buy buying Jesse “books—not about Nazism, but about the war—and he liked reading about that.”

The single most bizarrely funny sentence of the entire interview: “I had a friend that was a Nazi that I used to do antique shows with,” says Larry. This friend took one look at Jesse—“tall, blond hair, blue eyes”—and “came up and told me, ‘There’s a perfect example for the master race,’” Larry recalls. This friend passed along “a bunch of literature,” and Father of the Year Larry gave it to Jesse—“as a joke,” of course.

View 1 more image
More From Newser
My Take on This Story
To report an error on this story,
notify our editors.
Jesses Nazi Obsession Started Young: Dad is...
14%
8%
4%
10%
5%
59%
Show results without voting
You Might Like
Comments
Showing 3 of 14 comments
STACCEE
Apr 28, 2010 2:50 AM CDT
i just wonder how much of this nutazz life did sandra bullock know about?? i just can't believe she knew nothing about his nazi fetish. damn i bet he really was pissed when she made that movie blindside about that black kid. just made his tattooed but run back over to that bombshell skank.
STACCEE
Apr 28, 2010 2:44 AM CDT
what a dumbazz daddy, he bred an equally dumbazz son. wonder what mom is like
DarkFrancis
Apr 27, 2010 8:26 PM CDT
If this guy didn't have a wandering penis no-one would know who the hell he is. Well, I wouldn't...and I'm no-one. Y'see what I did there?