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The first feature I wrote for the Village Voice when I came to New York was a profile of Bert Randolph Sugar. It appeared in the May 3, 1983 issue. When it was published, I got a note from Sugar: "Not bad, but you violated one of the cardinal rules of journalism - you buried your lead. You didn' ... More >>
There was a bar mitzvah scheduled in June for Yankee Stadium, and it's still going to take place, but with slightly more impressive entertainment. The Yankees organization announced Friday that the young guest of honor is almost certainly going to share the stadium on his big day with the WBA ... More >>
A few minutes before the meeting got underway, Tony Napoli, gold pinky ring flashing, signed copies of his mobster-filled autobiography My Father, My Don. A group of old timers hovered around the appetizer table, loading up on toothpick-speared meatballs, and former World Middleweight Boxing Champio ... More >>
Roy Jones Jr. aims to end Joe Calzaghe's winning streak
In Foreigners, Caryl Phillips offers a trilogy of novellas about the struggle of being black in Britain
How Mitch 'Blood' Green Got His Groove Back
At Least in Golden Gloves, They Get to Hit Back
Mike Was the Champ. Now He Wants to Be a Contender?
Pluck Your Magic Twanger, Froggy
Christy Martin has fallen. The women's boxing world hopes she won't get up.