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Monday, June 6, 2016

Float Like A Butterfly Sting Like A Bee


It was not unexpected given his health for many years, but still, a shock. Rest in peace to a great and good man, to the greatest champion of his sport.

7 comments:

  1. Hard to believe he's gone. So many celebrities have gone recently, it's surreal. RIP, Ali.

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  2. I'm not trying to be a smart-ass, but would someone please tell me why this befuddled boxer was considered such a "good man" or "hero." Perhaps I'm ignorant but what exactly did he do that would bring him such accolades?

    Boxing is a horrendous and barbarous sport and it left him so broken he had to turn to religion for comfort. Just asking.

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  3. There's something wrong with turning to religion?

    He'll be remembered by most of us, and a role model for many.

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  4. @Diane: it seems an epidemic at times.

    @Lowell: I think he transcended his sport, particularly later on in his life. He was a complicated man, certainly, but he became a defining figure of the century.

    @Shelly: that's the way he struck me, particularly after his days in the ring.

    @Eve: he was.

    @Kelly: that it is.

    @Norma: indeed.

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