He studies the menu and asks the waiter a couple questions he's probably never fielded. Like, "What is asparagus?" and "Can you bring me some boiled milk and sugar?"The documentary is called "Kassim the Dream."
Monday, June 16, 2008
There's a great story on former 154-pound champ Kassim Ouma, the subject of a new documentary, in today's Washington Post. Ouma has long been one of boxing's most engaging personalities, and his story --he was a child soldier in Uganda-- is fascinating. The article's author, David Segal, includes some fantastic anecdotes. Among the gems: