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Muhammad Ali Passing ... A Loss For All Faiths

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Well I am sure that we have all heard the sad news by now that Muhammad Ali, the champ, has passed away. I just wanted to start a topic where we could all share a little something that we may have remembered about the man or anything really, because he certainly was a historic and rare figure. Just from listening to the radio the last two days I have learned a lot about him that I did not know, and one thing was that he was a man of great faith. His service is to be one of all faiths, which I think is a powerful statement and one that I really like to see.


So, does anyone have anything to say about this man? Is anyone here a boxing fan?

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