Gene Tunney

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2011

    Floyd Mayweather Didn't Throw a Sucker Punch; Victor Ortiz Was the Sucker

    On Saturday night, Floyd Mayweather stepped in and administered a lethal left-right combination to Victor Ortiz that produced the most stunning knockout of Mayweather's professional career. That he would have punched a guy who simply wanted to hug him seems to have offended millions of viewers ar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 29, 2008

    The Real Life 'Golden Boy'

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. August 14, 1957, Vol. II, No. 42 Original 'Golden Boy' Clifford Odets probably does not realize that 1957 marks the 20th anniversary of his play, "Golden Boy," but there is a Villager who remembers. Mr. Odets was living at 1 U ... More >>

  • News

    January 12, 1999

    Down for the Count

    Christy Martin has fallen. The women's boxing world hopes she won't get up.