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Floats like a butterfly

I know, I know. You were expecting me to write a blog about how awesome Betty White is. It's her 90th birthday and she still has it going on. I think I wrote my first Betty White adoration blog four years ago...and now she's just a little bit too overexposed.

So instead I'll share my thoughts with you about Muhammad Ali, who turns 70 today. I'm not a big fan of boxing, but I always thought Ali was pretty cool. I enjoy his poetry, his "pretty" face, and the fact that he stands up for his convictions. It's not everybody that will go to prison rather than go to war.

Back in the mid-70's, there was a Top 40 song that paid tribute to the Champ. It was pretty horrible. But since I remember it, I feel somehow obligated to share it with you.

 Johnny Wakelin and The Kinshasha Band's "Black Superman" got up to #21 on the charts in 1975.

Enjoy.

Or not.






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