Arts Entertainments

Elvis Presley had great karma!

Elvis Presley was one of the most popular artists of the 20th century. Although Elvis is gone, he certainly has not been forgotten. It seems to be as popular in death as it is in life. In fact, some would say that Elvis is even more popular now than ever. Elvis fulfilled the entire American […]

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Kick-Ass Bluray Review

Having heard the controversy surrounding Kick-Ass due to its depiction of graphic violence involving a minor, I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when I first sat down to watch it. In fact, I delayed seeing him at Christmas with the family, as my father-in-law is particularly squeamish when it comes to spilling blood and […]

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Professional style as a hobbyist

When I started boxing, I had a textbook on fan posture and style; hands up, left hand about six inches from chin, fairly upright stance, and active defense with a focus on “cover and counter” rhythm. It wasn’t long before my coach took me aside and told me this was not going to work. It […]