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Post by Globalmyths » Sun Nov 26, 2006 11:47 am

For sheer audacity in even trying knowing he had absolutely no show of winning let alone get a medal was the world famous EDDIE THE EAGLE.

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Post by Cisco » Sun Nov 26, 2006 2:21 pm

baldy.smith wrote:Wasn't his three years out of the ring because he refused to be conscripted, while his fellow Americans were fighting in Vietnam?

I still thing he was the greatest boxer, and one hell of a gutsy and intelligent guy.


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He fought his conscription on muslem religious grounds Baldy

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Post by gazza » Sun Nov 26, 2006 2:27 pm

the world famous ali.......what was it he said......no vietnamese
ever called me a ni gger..............or words to that effect, some 1
here will put me right i`m sure.........yes, i agree he pushed his
skills to the very limit.....as did the incredible bruce-lee........
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Post by sless » Sun Nov 26, 2006 2:41 pm

theres another one that got political

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Post by gazza » Sun Nov 26, 2006 2:44 pm

all great in their own little ways.........
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