Tuesday, September 02, 2014

It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

Artist Steven Layne working on a nine-foot sculpture of Smokin' Joe Frazier ...

God bless the man.  Frazier, not Layne.  I spent one of my birthdays, perhaps my 22nd, at University Hall in Charlottesville watching one of the Frazier/Ali fights, projected in black and white.  It was the Thrilla in Manila, fyi.  Unbelievable.
The pose is said to be from a moment shortly after Frazier knocked Ali down with a left hook.

Here's the man himself ...


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