This Little Boy Following Ali Motorcade And Throwing Punches Proves ‘The Greatest’ Will Never Die
On a day of heartfelt tributes, nothing really touched me as much as this. As Muhammad Ali's funeral motorcade slowly drove through the city of Louisville, past Ali's boyhood home and other city landmarks on its way to the huge memorial service downtown, at one point a young boy ran alongside the car with Ali's casket, throwing punches.
— ABC News (@ABC) June 10, 2016
Despite all of the celebrities that showed up -- Will Smith, Mike Tyson, Spike Lee, Bill Clinton, Jesse Jackson and so many more, this is your lasting image, right here. Yes, Ali nurtured celebrity -- but he was first and foremost a man of the people. The one they called The Greatest touched many generations, and indeed will never die.
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