Originally Posted by TBooze
I look at it like this; if you now feel you would of been comfortable facing up to Ali from the mid 60s to the mid 80s and calling him Cassius Clay, then go ahead keep calling him that. But I doubt anybody on this Forum would of done that had they had the chance.
Offending someone can be classed as silly, idiotic and/or stupid, but it is rightly allowed. But calling someone a name behind their 'proverbial' back is at least a bit cowardly.
I think I did it as a "funny" remark on Ali his broken jaw against Norton: Cassius CLAYjaw