Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier Talk Trash in 1971 Press Conference Before 'Fight of the Century'
Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier cause a ruckus at a press event leading up to the "The Fight of the Century" at Madison Square Garden, which took place on March 8, 1971. This was filmed on March 6, 1971 in New York. Among the reporters covering the event is ABC's Howard Cosell.
In this hilarious interview Ali talks about growing up and seeing nothing but white ... white angels, white Jesus, white Miss America and how, even in Africa, the lord of the jungle is Tarzan, who is also white.
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Prince and Muhammad Ali meet for the first time at 1997 press conference. “My friend called me a couple of days ago and asked me," Prince said. "'Muhammad wants you to — and I said 'Yes.' I didn’t even let him finish. He could have said 'mow the lawn,' and I would have been down with it. Muhammad’s my hero. He has been since I was a child."
When The Carter Center began leading the campaign to eradicate Guinea worm in 1986, there were an estimated 3.5 million cases of the disease in 20 countries in Africa and Asia. Today, less than a fraction of one percent of Guinea worm cases remain in a handful of endemic countries: Sudan, Ghana, Mali, Ethiopia, Niger, and Nigeria.