Racism and dating

30 Aug

" True, Mike Tyson and other boxers could talk wild stuff. …but Mike's rage was not racist and always related to boxing/opponents, and you always had the feeling of "Wow, Hollywood couldn't invent a better beast! " Mike Tyson on biting off parts of the ear of Evander Holyfield "When we got to the gorilla cage there was 1 big silverback gorilla there just bullying all the other gorillas…

I offered the [zoo] attendant ,000 to open the cage and let smash that silverback's snotbox!

There is no way, such behavior nowadays would be tolerated. If he would utter his racial nonsense nowadays too often outside the US, there is a possibility he would be handcuffed and jailed.

You are playing a dangerous game that invites challenges from the John F. Kennedy, Woodstock generation that beckons you to awake to what your elders did to pave a path for your words to shine." (original quote) Yup.

Ali is seriously being listed in one sentence with scientists, presidents and future generations.

No wonder Liston claimed he took a dive (2nd fight) because of fear of retaliations from the Nation of Islam.

Here is Liston's recollection what happened after Ali knocked Liston down (the famous "Phantom Punch") but refused to go to the neutral corner: "Ali knocked me down with a sharp punch. Ali is waiting to hit me, the ref can’t control him.