Tag: Egan

Obama vs. Romney: Round 1

Wednesday, 3 October, 2012 0 Comments

Writing in 1821 of a “milling cove” named Bill Neat, the immortal Pierce Egan, the Dryden and Pope of the old London prize fighting ring, said, “He possesses a requisite above all the art that teaching can achieve for any boxer; namely, one hit from his right hand, given in proper distance, can gain a […]

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