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Old 09-20-2009, 09:08 PM   #13
natonic
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Default Re: assualt in the ring...documentry,what are your thoughs on panama lewis and resto

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Originally Posted by COULDHAVEBEEN View Post
Perhaps equal parts pathetic and sympathetic Nat - I actually felt sorry for him for his whole, stuffed up life - but he certainly knew at the time of the Collins bout that they were doing very, very wrong!

Sadly for Resto it seems he does have a concience, however small - plainly Lewis wasn't born with one.
I agree, I felt sorry for him too. Should we? I guess so, I just felt a little weird about it. The one problem I had with it was that I'd heard that both Resto and Lewis profited (however small) from the documentary. I guess Lewis requested money every time he was asked to speak. That's what I found most distasteful. And of course the "hard core" journalistic attempts at getting Billy Collins Sr. on film. Those things made it kind of sleazy.
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