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You remind me of a former friend. We were having a...

conversation about boxing (about which, I am, admittedly, not an expert). Both of us like George Foreman, and I made an innocent comment, in passing, that Foreman lost a title match to Tommy Morrison, John Wayne's great-grand nephew. My former friend, who claimed he is an expert on boxing stats, retorted, "That never happened." Not to prove a point, but to confirm my memory was better than my meager knowledge of boxing, I spent several hours at the local library (no Internet then), till I finally found an article in BOXING magazine that confirmed that, indeed, Tommy Morrison had beaten George Foreman for the title. I copied the article and showed it to him and he still denied it. I told him, "You are not a boxing expert, you are an Effing know it all who cannot be confused with the facts.

And that is what I have to say to all of you "champions of liberty" who criticize or down vote anything here at the DP that chafes your "comfort zone."