Originally Posted by Barnabus
Agreed i'm six foot two and 240 pounds and an avid bodybuilder
Pics or it didn't happen.
Originally Posted by Gradstudent78
I'm not sure the notion of a "fair" or "honorable" fight ever really existed anymore then it does today, beyond very socially regimented circumstances like duels. The bolded statements probably are not new things.
If we're talking about two incensed gentlemen squaring off after exchanging verbose, and impeccably-composed insults against one another's parentage, then I agree with you. But I was thinking more along the lines of, say....a bar fight ending with a gunshot or stab wound victim wasn't as common in, say, 1948 as it might be today. Although, I'd be interested to see some hard data on that...