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  1. How to Become an Equinox InstructorI wanted to find out how hard it is to teach a fitness class. So I decided to try and become a boxing instructor. It wasn’t pretty.
  2. the greatest
    Obama, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Others React to Muhammad Ali’s DeathThe Greatest died Friday night at 74.
  3. rest in peace
    Muhammad Ali, Prolific Boxer, Dead at 74The three-time heavyweight champion passed away in Phoenix.
  4. trailer mix
    Watch the Hands of Stone TrailerEdgar Ramirez stars as legendary Panamanian boxer Roberto Durán.
  5. Boxing Rants Are My New Favorite Genre of ComedyThe sport of boxing has been in the news a lot lately because of the upcoming Mayweather/(conspicuously correct Hispanic pronunciation) […]
  6. exhibitions are fun!
    Mickey Rourke ‘Wins’ a Boxing Match in Moscow for the First Time in 20 YearsAge ain’t nothing but a number.
  7. sports
    Mickey Rourke Has Somehow Lived to Box Once MoreHe’ll battle 29-year-old Elliot Seymour in Moscow next month.
  8. history
    Tom Hanks, Ken Burns Joining ForcesFor a miniseries about Jack Johnson.
  9. coheed and cambria
    Watch Coheed and Cambria’s Domino the DestituteWe’re basically just waiting for the De Niro cameo.
  10. woody allen
    Watch Woody Allen Box a KangarooIn his prime, Woody Allen was like the Ali of human versus kangaroo boxing matches.
  11. face-offs
    Droids vs. Cylons, Astro Boy vs. Wall-E: Two Scientists Handicap Vulture’s Ultimate Robot Boxing BracketTwo great minds from Carnegie Mellon’s Robotics Institute factor in everything from reach to lasers.
  12. clickables
    Watch a Real Steel Feature on the Intricacies of Robot BoxingRobot boxing is the future; embrace it.
  13. music
    Why Did Chris Brown Sing at a Boxing Match?“Im human.”
  14. chat room
    Boxer and Former Child Soldier Kassim Ouma on His Tribeca DocumentaryThe Ugandan-born boxer stars in the harrowing Tribeca documentary ‘Kassim the Dream.’
  15. last night's gig
    Jonathan Ames’s Punch-out!Last night, at Gleason’s Gym in Dumbo, with friend Fiona Apple cheering him on, Jonathan Ames took to the ring to duke it out with fellow writer Craig “the Crippler” Davidson in a publicity ploy for Davidson’s U.S. fiction debut, The Fighter.