FROM MY SEAT: The SSJC Offers Hope in the Fairway
June 2, 2008 at 4:00AM
When Joe Louis was
running roughshod over boxing's heavyweight division in the 1930s and '40s, the
collection of pretenders to his throne came to be known as the Bum of the Month
Club. Fight fans couldn't turn away from the Brown Bomber's signature greatness,
but reality held that each of his matches were merely formulaic coronations of a
boxer performing at a standard otherwise unreachable by mere humans.