Smell the Foam Finger

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42: Fight again: Boxing

June 14, 2020

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The “sweet science” of boxing, how prevalent boxing is in movies, Sweden’s beloved heavyweight champion Ingemar “Ingo” Johansson and what happened at the 1912 Olympics in Stockholm.

The drinking of the beer

Nic is a fancy international lad with a Moosehead Lager from Canada while Tom continues to violate fruit with a Passionfruit Provincial from Funkwerks.

Sources

Ernest Borgnine - Wikipedia

Ingemar Johansson - Wikipedia

Boxing Equipment and History - Olympic Sport History

The History of Boxing: Gory Gladiatorial Origins, Back Street Venues, and Big Money - Ancient Origins

Boxing - Wikipedia

Why Is Boxing Called The Sweet Science? (Boxing History research) – ShortBoxing