When does a slap on the behind turn into a slap on the wrist? When you're Chad 'Ochocinco' Johnson.
The former NFL receiver was in a Florida courtroom finalizing a plea agreement for a probation violation, which was pretty sweet deal for him until he messed it up royally.
The judge asked him if he was happy with his attorney, and he said yes. Then she agreed with him and started praising his lawyer, so Chad thought it would be cool to give the guy a congratulatory pat on the backside - football player style.
Everyone in the courtroom laughed, which made things even worse. The judge FLIPPED. She said, quote, "I don't know that you're taking this whole thing seriously . . . is there something funny about what's going on here today?"
Then she refused to accept the deal, instead ordering Chad to be cuffed and taken to jail for 30 days.
Here's the complete scene:
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