Originally Posted by Blackjack
A champion should have the athletic ability and skill to be able to compete against and defeat the best fighters in his weight class. He should also have the toughness to be willing to fight when he is sick or injured. A champion doesn't call in to the office and say "I don't feel good. I won't be appearing at my next scheduled title defense." He fights whether sick or injured because he's a man and he's representing his promotion as the champion of his weight class.
Me: Hmmm I don't know Alex, I'll go with...What someone who's never competed would say.
Alex: bonus points if you can guess where the writer of this quote lives.
Me: What is...his parents basement.