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Muhammad Ali posts selfie to his Instagram account

Muhammad Ali in 1978.
Muhammad Ali in 1978. ASSOCIATED PRESS

Here is a sentence I never thought I’d type and one you likely never thought you’d read (if you’re of a certain age, that is):

Muhammad Ali took a selfie and posted it to his Instgram account.

Yes, it’s true. Ali, the 72-year-old boxing legend, started an Instagram account three weeks ago. Among his early posts were some great old-time photos.

On Saturday, he posted a selfie (possibly the first he’s ever taken):


#Louisville Game Day! Go Cards!

Una foto pubblicata da Muhammad Ali (@muhammadali) in data:

As you can see, Ali is a Louisville football fan. He must have been happy to see the Cardinals win 44-40 over Kentucky.

Ali, who suffers from Parkinson’s disease, looked like a happy guy.

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