*Competitive Ladies Arm Wrestling? Yes, Indeed
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On Saturday night, in the protected brick-and-mortar bosom of Lacy Street Studios in Downtown L.A., a MMA training enterprise called Ultimate Female Fitness launched Beat Down Girls, a "female supre ... More >>
*Our Streamy Awards slideshow
*Our profile of Jenna Marbles, from our People Issue
The 3rd annual Streamy awards, honoring excellence in original online video, streamed live online (appropriately) Sunday night at the Hollywood Palladium. More than ever before, nominees ran the gamut of n ... More >>
When it comes to discussion of the top metal scenes, Los Angeles never gets its due. Maybe it's because we're not known for being pioneers of a single subgenre (Bay Area thrash and Florida death metal for example), but there's still no doubt that the city has been vital in the evolution of metal.
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Seasons in the Abyss (1990)
Seasons in the Abyss is nothing fancy, just pure, sore-neck, eardrum-stripping metal. Full of brutal drum barrages, massive caliber guitar as ... More >>
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Song: Joe Esposito's "You're The Best"
History: This is the song they play near the end o ... More >>
WeDare and the ensuing controversy got us thinking about girls and games. While we're at least happy that there are going to be female characters in video games we're a little disappointed that yet again, the female characters exist for sex appeal and little else. The industry is still laboring unde ... More >>
FacebookMarina Del Rey video-game director Brigitte Burdine was killed by an at-large hit-and-run driver last nightUpdated after the jump with another picture of Burdine, a video clip and messages from friends, family and co-workers. Originally posted Dec. 29 at 7:30 p.m.
R.I.P. Brigitte Bur ... More >>