Discuss Marathon at the Politics & Religion within the Wrestling Talk Forums; Originally Posted by vaisforlovers
I remember that guy. Shareef Abdur Rahim I think.
Wasn't his ...
Wasn't his name like Chris Johnson or something like that? I remember that it was about as plain ol' American as you could get before his conversion.
Originally Posted by vaisforlovers
Not sure if he was fined or not but I do know he recieved a lot of flack for turning his back. I read an article or saw on tv that he was trying to build a new house around that time and it kept getting vandalized and they had to start over. Finally he just gave up.
If I recall correctly (which is doubtful) he was Nation of Islam and not a typical Muslim .
You know, I think I would rather be a man than a god . We don't need anyone to believe in us. We just keep going anyhow. It's what we do.
Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, birth name was Chris Jackson
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