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The Female Luchador Who Was Also Mexico’s Notorious ‘Old Lady Killer’

La Dama del Silencio wasn’t a great wrestler. If anything, she could normally be found hitting the ropes at amateur events, somewhere toward the bottom…

How Mexico Helped Its ‘Midget Wrestlers’ Fly High

If you were to ask someone to name a match involving what were historically referred to as “midget” wrestlers — the term for dwarves that’s…

Bernie Sanders Has No Shot

Sen. Bernie Sanders, age 77, flicks his wrist and sinks basket after basket with the focus and rhythm of an old pro logging shots at…

The Rich History and Complicated Future of Pen Spinning (Yes, Pen Spinning)

Grimoire was the fidgety kid in class. Through lecture after lecture in high school, he mindlessly flipped his pen through his fingers, dropping it routinely…