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Newspaper Columnist & Television Commentator
- Merchant was a long-time newspaper columnist who covered boxing
- Currently (2005) he has been a television commentator for HBO Boxing for over 20 years
- Inducted into the World Boxing Hall of Fame, "Expanded Category"
- Has written several books including 'Ringside Seat at the Circus' 'And Every Day You Take Another Bite' and 'The national football lottery'.
- A Larry Merchant action figure was made to coincide with the release of Rocky Balboa. It measures approximately 7 inches.