Odd Sports with Hank Baron: Chess Boxing

On the surface, you would think boxing and chess have little in common. One is designed for the socially inept human being looking to intimidate, subjugate, and publicly humiliate his opponent. The other is boxing. However, you could also argue that these two games (chess is not a sport) were both created with the same … Continue reading

Legends of Mike Tyson: “He called me a photog-puncher and a recluse. I’m not a recluse.”

I don’t get to say this very often, let alone write it out: a bit of good news for Mike Tyson on this new year’s morn. An Arizona judge ruled in his favor after a kerfuffle with a paparazzo last month ended with Iron Mike doing what he does best after eating peoples’ children.   … Continue reading