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Growing Up with the Oldies: The Original Cinematic Universe

Growing Up with the Oldies: The Original Cinematic Universe

Michael Dunnings, Associate Editor October 31, 2018

Chances are that if you have siblings then you have some similar tastes, similar personalities, or passions. For me, that experience was tenfold. Being the oldest of three siblings, my brothers Ryan...

UFC 229 Post Fight Brawl Shows We Still have Alot To Learn

UFC 229 Post Fight Brawl Shows We Still have Alot To Learn

Michael Dunnings, Associate Editor October 12, 2018

UFC 229 was supposed to be the culmination of the month's long kerfuffle between the camps of Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov. The McGregor and Nurmagomedov fued has been one of the most intensely...

Sorrows of a Fight Fan Part 3: The Storm Clouds Dissipate

Sorrows of a Fight Fan Part 3: The Storm Clouds Dissipate

Michael Dunnings, Associate Editor September 17, 2018

Just this past April, it seemed as if the world of combat sport was collapsing in upon itself. It was as if the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse had ridden out from within the chasm and unleashed every...

Sorrows Of A Fight Fan Part 2: The Rematch That Was Not To Be

Sorrows Of A Fight Fan Part 2: The Rematch That Was Not To Be

Michael Dunnings, Staff Writer May 13, 2018

UFC 223 was not the only travesty to occur for fight fans in a short period of time. The second, just two days after news broke of Tony Ferguson’s withdrawal from the card, Saul “Canelo” Álvarez...

Sorrow's of a Fight Fan Part 1: The Madness that was UFC 223

Sorrow’s of a Fight Fan Part 1: The Madness that was UFC 223

Michael Dunnings, Staff Writer April 19, 2018

Just as a parent would say to console thier young child awoken by a nightmare, the same can be said about UFC 223; “it’s over now”. Now that the storm winds have subsided, and the UFC has moved...

Fascinating Moments in History: Julius Caesar and The First Triumvirate

Fascinating Moments in History: Julius Caesar and The First Triumvirate

Michael Dunnings, Staff Writer March 24, 2018

Several days ago, March 15 to be exact, was the Ides of March. The Ides of March is notorious for one specific reason, and while most people would be familiar with the individual behind the day's infamous...

Meet the Film that Inspired

Meet the Film that Inspired “The Shape of Water”

Michael Dunnings, Staff Writer March 9, 2018

By winning the Oscar for best picture, The Shape of Water (2017) has become one of a select few instances, only the second to be exact, when a fantasy genre has taken home the top honor. Fantasy,...

Five Historical Periods That Need A New Film

Five Historical Periods That Need A New Film

Michael Dunnings, Staff Writer February 24, 2018

If you’re like me; then you’re a history buff. If not, keep reading anyway. Every so often the history flick will become trendy and Hollywood will bestow us wannabe historians with a few films based...

The Great MMA vs. Boxing Debate: Round 2

The Great MMA vs. Boxing Debate: Round 2

Michael Dunnings, Staff Writer February 2, 2018

It has begun again, the flood gates of online vitriol spurred on by an attempt to gain supremacy in the world of combat sport has re-opened. Last summer the improbable happened, MMA superstar Conor...

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