Dana’s Next Top Model

In the fifth cycle of Dana White’s Next Top Model, we lucky viewers were privy to all sorts of entertainment. From impromptu haircuts, worries of expanding waist-lines, fear about contestants’ lack of height and talk of colonic irrigation to catfights in the garden and contestants hiding each others bedding, this season of DWNTM had itContinue reading “Dana’s Next Top Model”

UFC 73: ‘Stacked’

I shall endeavour not to get carried away with the mind-blowing stackedness of this card, despite Mike Goldberg’s grand proclamation that this is the finest card of fights ever formulated; my effort will be made retroactively easier by the actual broadcast PPV belying the paper quality of the show. Still, viewers were treated to twoContinue reading “UFC 73: ‘Stacked’”

Interesting Times in MMA

I’m not sure where to start, really. The first thing I saw this week was the farewell to arms of Dream Stage Entertainment. Pride really seems to have taken the purchase by the Fertitta brothers to heart, because there was no sense at all of Pride’s continuing to be a fight company in the future.Continue reading “Interesting Times in MMA”

Pride 34 Hyper-Caffeinated Play-by-Play

OK, I woke up about an hour after this was due to start. First thing I saw was what turned out to be the closing moments of Nakao-Drago. I was concerned that I had missed a lot, but apparently not; I’m told that was the first fight. Anyway, Nakao won that withwhat looked somewhere betweenContinue reading “Pride 34 Hyper-Caffeinated Play-by-Play”