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The Case for Frankie Edgar

When discussing who the greatest mixed martial arts fighter of all time is, the names that are usually brought to the table are Anderson Silva, Georges St Pierre, Jon Jones, Fedor Emelianenko, and more recently, Demetrious Johnson.   723 more words

The Essential Unreliability of Memory

Some spoilers for near the end plot points and combat in Horizon Zero Dawn

Butch:

OK, a certain thing must be said:

Dude, when your blogmate is about to do a quest that has a motherfucking CORRUPTED THUNDERJAW you gotta give your blogmate a heads up. 2,151 more words

Intermission Story (3) - Cpl. Delmer R. Beam & PTSD

Taken from the book, “Soldiers Stories: A Collection of WWII Memoirs” with permission by Myra Miller; written by Marshall Miller.

War Stories don’t always end when the shooting stops and soldiers return to civilian life.   956 more words

History

Will Jon Jones Taste Defeat in The UFC?

Jon Jones is scheduled to return to action in a couple of weeks against bitter rival Daniel Cormier at UFC 214 and while it’s been a long time coming due to his year long suspension after testing positive for clomiphene and letrozole leading up to UFC 200 and although, many are still holding their breaths on Jones making it to the fight without any interruptions or distractions, he is favored to win in the rematch and for good reason. 767 more words

Can Gastelum Rule The Middleweight Division?

With the UFC middleweight division at a standstill, all eyes appear to be on the battle for the interim UFC middleweight title in a couple of weeks, but beyond that night Kelvin Gastelum has an opportunity to make some noise of his own should he defeat Chris Weidman at UFC on Fox 25. 327 more words

Johny Hendricks Fails To Make Weight... Again

With fight night at Oklahoma City one night away the morning weigh ins took place some hours ago and the big news of what should be a formality is Johny Hendricks missing the 186 lb limit by two pounds. 372 more words