From the “they just don’t make them like they used to” bin comes this story of a retired boxer and veteran of the British armed forces who did not take too kindly to being attacked by a knife wielding thug.


He should have picked on someone his own age.

Gregory McCalium, 24, was left with severe facial wounds after the knife-wielding thug attempted to rob his elderly neighbor in tBotley near Oxford, England, Britain’s SkyNews reported. The would-be burglar broke into the home of Frank Corti last Aug. 19 – without realizing the 72-year-old was a retired boxer

Read the rest here.