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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 Only Escape for Chechen Men Is MMA Glory

In a small gym under a railway tunnel in Grozny, Chechnya, 18-year-old Muhammad Kualev has spent the past six months practicing assorted holds and striking…

The Perverse Pleasure of Watching Couples Argue in Public

“So you’re going to get the chilaquiles, right?” the man at the table next to me asked the woman across from him, who it would…

Coming to Terms with the Fact That You’re No Longer a Tough Guy

I have some good news and some bad news. The good news, for what I’m assuming is a non-zero number of people out there: If…