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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

By Brandy Dolce

The gladiators of ancient Rome were mostly two kinds of man; criminals or runaway slaves who were sentenced to entertain the public by engaging in mortal combat. They had a choice; fight or be executed. But there was a third type of man who actually chose the life of a gladiator: The free... »

Kyra, Candidly: The Gracie phenom talks about her fighting future

By Brandy Dolce

Kyra Gracie is undeniably one of the most recognized female grapplers in the world. She let me in on a few little secrets about her past, present, and a future that she says includes mixed martial arts bouts, and the one thing that’s prevented her from making her MMA debut. »

ON SECOND THOUGHT: Laser tattoo removal perfect for people who regret them

By Brandy Dolce

"Twenty bucks to put it on and $4,000 to take it off," said Ginny Sofran about the vine-and-flower tattoo etched on her body below her collarbone. "I just did it on a whim," she said. "My mother said, 'You'll get tired of it when you get old,' and guess what?" »