Our comic strip for today comes from Close to Home, by John McPherson.
It appeared on October 11 of this year.
We are all aware of Abebe Bikila, who won the 1960 Olympic Marathon running barefoot. And I’ve introduced you to Bruce Tulloh, who won a 6-miler at the British games in 1962 barefoot, and the gold running the 5000m the at the European Championships.
Here is another barefoot winner from the 1960s.
A while back I wrote about Business Owners and “Trust”, looking at a lot of negligence lawsuits and discussing a user comment regarding the cost and time of a possible lawsuit from a barefoot injury (while completely ignoring possible lawsuits from all sorts of other footwear injuries).
A small-business owner and friend has pointed out to me that it is the insurance companies who spend the time and money. Here’s what he told me.