RIP To A Local Legend
“I think a lot of people can try all they want, but nobody can replace the Running Man. I mean, you look at the outpouring of people who are responding to what happened this week. I don’t even think the Running Man himself could fathom that so many people would be touched by him just doing what he loved.”
– Jason Elliott, a local in Charlottesville, VA, talking about his neighbor Philip Weber, aka “Running Man,” who was killed this week after being hit by an SUV. Weber was a local legend who had been running thousands of shirtless miles around town since the 1980s.
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