In White Folks Who Want To Cash Out News: Olympic Swirlin’ Swimmer Ryan Lochte Files Patent For “Jeah!” Catchphrase
Who does this guy think he is? Paris Hilton??
Ryan Lochte Applies For Catchphrase Patent
According to TMZ reports:
Ryan Lochtes annoying catchphrase Jeah! is a friggin GOLD MINE at least thats what the swimmer believes because he just filed docs to lock up a trademark for the made-up word.
According to the trademark docs, Ryan wants to use the word on sunglasses, workout DVDs, gift cards, mugs, drinking glasses, trading cards, calendars, posters, swimsuits, swim caps, sports hats, and water bottles.
In fact, Lochtes already getting the party started on his website selling Jeah-themed tees, hats, and sunglasses.
According to a 2009 interview, Ryan got the phrase from rapper Young Jeezy, who uses a similar word Chea! in his songs. Ryan says he changed it a little to Jeah! and says... [via Bossip]