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George Foreman

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2013

    Ken Norton's Unforgettable Night in the Bronx

    On September 28, 1976, Ken Norton and Muhammad Ali fought for the third time. More than 30,000 spectators filed into Yankee stadium that night. The crowd would have been even larger if not for the NYPD strike. So many feared heading up to the south Bronx that the promoters sold just 10 walk-up tic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2011

    Joe Frazier: No One's Second Banana

    ​Joe Frazier's death on Monday from liver cancer was overshadowed by the Penn State sex abuse scandal. Wasn't that always the way with Joe? Something or somebody always seemed to steal his thunder. He was one of the greatest heavyweight champions who ever lived, losing fights only to Muhamm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2011

    If Your Name Is Jennifer, You Might Be "Old"

    ​Well, this is upsetting. Depending on what your name is, of course. According to Boston Globe writer Jennifer Graham, the name Jennifer -- once so vibrant and youthful, the queen (rather, princess; queens are named, like, Elizabeth) of the popular kids -- may actually denote that you're getti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2010

    A Grilled Cheese and A Beer at The Emerson in Clinton Hill

    The Emerson, on a recent night.​Clinton Hill's bar scene has been heating up lately with Fulton Grand, which opened at its namesake intersection this past summer, and the forthcoming Hanson Dry, a cocktail bar that was supposed to open this past weekend, but was still dark and papered over on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2010

    Muhammad Ali v. Joe Frazier, Madison Square Garden, 1971

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. March 11, 1971, Vol. XVI, No. 10 In the company of two madmen By Joe Flaherty About 2.30 in the afternoon on Monday the sun was shining brightly while snowflakes were falling like confetti from the Lord's balcony. Now that should have ... More >>

  • Film

    July 8, 2009
  • Blogs

    July 28, 2008

    Interview: Aimee Mann

    Talking with the former 'Til Tuesday frontwoman before she hits The View and the Highline Ballroom.

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2008

    He's Out! Alex and Cynthia Rodriguez Divorce

    If you actually paid attention to the headlines this past 4th of July weekend, you might have noticed that things aren't going too well for the marriage of Alex and Cynthia Rodriguez. It seems that C-Rod thinks that A-Rod is being a bit of a B-Rod (choose your own insult that begins with "B") and th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2007

    Three Ways of Looking at Norman Mailer

    Mailer on Ali's knockout of George Foreman to regain the championship: "His opponent was attacking, and there were no ropes behind the opponent. What a dislocation: the axes of his existence were reversed! He was the man on the ropes! Then a big projectile exactly the size of a fist in a glove drove ... More >>

  • Music

    February 27, 2007

    Shredfest Engage

    Two packs of badass metalheads take diametrically opposed paths to inspiring euphoria

  • NYC Life

    May 16, 2006

    Pitcher Perfect

    Outdoor drinking and grilling courtesy of a bar near you

  • People

    July 12, 2005

    Trymaster

    Talking with Suzanne Somers, star of a new one-woman Broadway show

  • Art

    February 1, 2005

    Mourning Glory

    A British video artist engaged with history both as a participant and as an outsider

  • News

    October 19, 2004

    Outcast Ballots

    Evil, mayhem strike early in the voting for 2004

  • News

    September 30, 2003
  • News

    September 16, 2003

    An Oscar-Winning Performance

    For Shane, Judges. How Could You?

  • Film

    April 8, 2003

    Radical Cheek

    Thinking Outside the Box

  • NYC Life

    April 8, 2003
  • News

    January 15, 2002
  • News

    January 1, 2002
  • Film

    December 25, 2001
  • News

    November 6, 2001

    Err Jordan

    Mike Was the Champ. Now He Wants to Be a Contender?

  • News

    May 29, 2001
  • News

    May 15, 2001
  • NYC Life

    November 21, 2000

    Stuffed

    Thanksgiving: Blast or Bust?

  • News

    October 24, 2000

    Fight Club

    David Leslie Throws His Art Into the Ring

  • News

    May 2, 2000
  • Music

    March 21, 2000
  • News

    November 16, 1999
  • News

    November 9, 1999
  • News

    March 30, 1999
  • News

    March 16, 1999
  • News

    March 9, 1999

    State of the Unification

    The Heavyweight Championship is in crisis

  • News

    February 2, 1999

    Nice Guys Finish Where?

    The Nets are out to earn wins, not respect

  • News

    January 12, 1999

    Down for the Count

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

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