THE BREIT MARK FACTOR – I’LL TAKE ’80S SITCOMS FOR $500, ALEX

From pundits and politicians to the Trumpsters and progressives, I feel like punching America in the throat. This must be a fucking Twilight Zone episode or at the very least some M. Night Shyamalan midnight movie. I’ve actually missed my deadline for this column twice this week because of the constant all-hells-breaking-loose news alerts splashing across my screen. But I’m […]

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UFC Double-Header Saturday: Five Fights to Focus On (and How They’ll End)

It hasn’t even been a month since the UFC tested the limits of even its most hardcore fans’ attention spans with back-to-back fight cards on the same day, yet here we are again on the precipice of another double-header this Saturday. Unlike last time, there is a bit of a lull in between cards, as the UFC Fight Pass presentation […]

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18 Recent Life Changing Albums

Over the course of the last 2 months I’ve been jotting down the names of bands and releases that have grabbed my attention and gone totally unnoticed by the general public. Below are eighteen* releases accompanied by micro reviews (in no particular order) that will change the lazy complaint of ” there isn’t any good music anymore” to “holy shit this band just changed […]

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UFC Roundup: Analyzing Every Title Challenger (Part 1)

It’s amazing how much things have changed in less than a year. Chris Weidman is now the Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight champion after beating Anderson “The Spider” Silva not once, but twice. Renan Barao shed the “interim” modifier and became the undisputed champion when yet another injury prevented Dominick Cruz from returning for their unification bout. Johny Hendricks became the new welterweight champion […]

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NEW PODCAST- Hangin’ Tuff with Chuck Livid Episode 7

On the 7th episode of Hangin’ Tuff with Chuck Livid, Chuck welcomes back comedian/writer/butt buddy Rob Zimmerman. Join us as we churn through 11 tracks of awesomeness, discuss German fetishes, reading Batman comic books in the Kevin Conroy voice in your head, albacore penises and much, much more. Music by: ·         Propeller – Fuzz ·         Chalk and Numbers – Angelfuck ·  […]

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The Kujo Kings “Rioting On Your Own” EP Review

There are just a handful of third wave ska bands that aren’t total garbage. Personally, third wave ska is the most annoying sub-genre of music to appreciate. So why review Melbourne, Australia’s Kujo Kings? Because for starters they don’t suck. They’ve got a formula very similar to Reel Big Fish. A bit updated in the sense of production compared to their 1990’s heroes and to be […]

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