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Butterbean Hasn’t Gone Anywhere. You Just Haven’t Been Looking Hard Enough

“Man, that’s the question they all want to know: What happened to Butterbean?” asks retired professional boxer and mixed martial artist Eric Esch, a 5-foot-11,…

The Sikh Boxers Fighting to Keep Their Beards in the Ring

As a kid, Simran Jeet Singh had dreams of becoming a professional boxer. At 10, sleeping in a Leicester bedroom surrounded by posters of Muhammad…

Can We Talk About the Fact That Apollo Creed Had the Worst Management in Sports History?

I’ll level with you: I’m not a person who knows a lot about sports. But I do have an enduring love for the Rocky franchise,…

The Immortal Mystique of the George Foreman Grill

Say what you will about the George Foreman Grill’s fat-draining system — the real selling point is the thing’s simplicity. Yet for an infomercial appliance that appears…

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