Kobe Bryant, master contract negotiator, will spend today making $24.4 million, all in one glorious chunk.
Because of how he negotiated his contract, Kobe Bryant gets most of his salary in one payment. Today, he'll make a cool $24.4 million.
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) November 1, 2013
There are many things to compare this to, but for context's sake, did you know that House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's personal wealth has dropped to exactly that amount? Kobe Bryant just made "Nancy Pelosi" money.
Like, all of it. At least, what it was back in June.