Blame It on Black Male Pathology: Why Bella Gonzalez Can’t Just Have a Fatty

During this weekend’s main event, Showtime Pay-Per-View sandwiched eight rounds of anti-climactic boxing between two spectacular events.  If you watched the fight, you saw them: in round 3, Manny Pacquiao hit Shane Mosley with a beautiful straight left that put him on the canvas, and drew the obligatory “Ohhhhh!” from the guys with whom I […]

July 4th marked the 100th Anniversary of the Fight of the Century

This Fourth of July weekend will mark the 100th anniversary of that match between Jack Johnson and Jim Jefferies in Reno that divided a nation and sparked racial riots throughout the country, resulting in the U.S. military being called in to quell hostilities