'He is a monster': MMA world praises Justin Gaethje after stunning UFC Lincoln knockout

Justin Gaethje emphatically ended a two-fight losing streak at UFC Lincoln on Saturday, as the UFC lightweight contender scored a stunning one-punch knockout of rival James Vick in the main event. Gaethje needed just under 90 seconds to dispatch Vick, a fighter who came into the bout on a 9-1 UFC record. Known as one […]

Round of 16: Time for stars to shine in knockout rounds

The thunder-clapping Icelanders have gone home, along with the Egyptians and Peruvians. Now comes the business end of the World Cup, a European- and South American-dominated club that rejects most new applicants as unwanted hoi polloi. The group stage is the crossroads of cultures, a mixture of multitudes filled with happiness and hope. Then comes the knockout […]

The Voice Recap: Who Packed a Punch With Their Knockout Performance?

Your days are numbered, Jaron Strom. The Voice on Monday began its Season 14 Knockouts, aka the rounds designed to discharge the last of the coaches’ cannon fodder prior to the Playoffs. So, before sitting down and tuning in, I was thinking that Jaron would soon be jettisoned from Team Blake, Gary Edwards would be […]

Anthony Joshua vs Joseph Parker: Kell Brook predicts KNOCKOUT in THIS round

Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker both put their unbeaten records on the line when they touch gloves at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff tomorrow night. Parker, 26, is putting his WBO belt up for grabs while Joshua, 28, is defending his WBA and IBF titles in a winner-takes-all fight. With barely anything separating the pair […]

Knockout New Exhibit Features Iconic Photographs of David Bowie

It’s been two years since the death of David Bowie, and we’re still feeling the loss. But at least the groundbreaking performer left us a wealth of materials to remember him by – decades of brilliant albums, innovative films, and thoughtful interviews. Even photographs of Bowie seem to have stories and secrets to tell, which […]

Knockout Art from the ‘Classics Reimagined’ Edition of ‘Frankenstein’

Mary Shelley’s iconic Frankenstein: or, The Modern Prometheus is approaching the 100th anniversary of its original publication, and Rockport’s Classics Reimagined imprint is on the case. The press, which publishes collector’s editions of classic novels with stunning new illustrations, has a new bicentennial pressing of Frankenstein, full of haunting images by artist and graphic designer […]

Kendrick Lamar Drops a Knockout Video for “LOVE.”

Merry Christmas, and here’s a gift from Kendrick Lamar: he’s released a new video for “LOVE.” (featuring Zacari), from his bold and audacious record DAMN. The clip, directed by Dave Meyers and the little homies, is an exquisitely crafted portrait of the dissolution and (hopefully) resolution of a relationship. Meyers et. al. put up some […]

First round knockout in epic mismatch

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The Voice Recap: Did Night 2 of the Knockout Rounds Pack a Punch?

Night 2 of The Voice’s Season 13 Knockouts — or, as I think of them, the Sit There and Hope Your Opponent Forgets the Lyrics Rounds — had on tap Moriah Formica bravely covering key adviser Kelly Clarkson, Emily Luther attempting to tickle us Pink and Brooke Simpson going for broke to earn our R-E-S-P-E-C-T. […]