Well, it turns out that he was really talking about himself there. The first thing out of my mouth was, "Is it those boys you showed me a year ago, with that dead-eyed 'Mike' kid?"
Yes—"Money-Maker Mike," the sidekick, and his snot-nosed vague-faced pal. I mean, I would hope this is satire. It looks like it was filmed in someone's bedroom, and has all the overly serious posturing that only middle-schoolers would cling to.
Apparently, it was only this recent one (dunking on a 7-foot basket) that finally clued my son in.
As much as he loves The Colbert Report, The Daily Show, Monthy Python, The Simpsons, Futurama, and satire in general, you'd think this would have occurred to him earlier.
Satire—always subversive, especially when you least expect it.
Now I'm mourning the end of The Colbert Report all over again. :(