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Boxing is a lot of white men watching two black men beat each other up.

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 Today in History - 7/8

  • 951 Paris is founded
  • 1497 Vasco da Gama departs for trip to India
  • 1551 Willem of Orange weds countess Anna van Egmond and Buren
  • 1654 1st Jewish colonist arrive in US (Jacob Barsimson in Manhattan)
  • 1663 King Charles II of England grants a charter to Rhode Island
  • 1672 Willem II becomes captain-/admiral-general
  • 1693 NYC authorizes 1st police uniforms in American colonies