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Las Vegas will miss Floyd Mayweather now he’s gone

Las Vegas will miss Floyd Mayweather now he’s gone

The enigmatic Floyd Mayweather extended his streak to 49-0 with a comprehensive points victory over Filipino multi-weight champion, Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas back in May. As the Mayweather circus show rolled into Vegas, many thought it was a formality that the unbeaten American would defeat the Filipino, regardless of his challenger’s stature in the […]

NFL Scandals Highlight the Cultural Justification of Violence

NFL Scandals Highlight the Cultural Justification of Violence

Over the past week, the violent scandals involving NFL superstars Ray Rice, Greg Hardy, and Adrian Peterson have rocked the sports world. The stories seemed to break one after the other, collapsing on the NFL like an avalanche of failure and embarrassment. In the days since, the controversies have brought about many realizations – the […]