The sport of Mixed Martial Arts is well on its way to mainstream acceptance. With that kind of notoriety comes a culture, a culture influenced by the sport, its athletes and all the personalities that support it.
With so many random items kicking off here and there throughout each week, I find that now there is a place for a weekly, or perhaps bi-weekly column that summarizes all the comical and inspirational news pieces and clips spread throughout the world that haven’t exactly met my requirement for being newsworthy as an independent feature here on BJPENN.COM.
However, combined they are pure gold and as such, I am creating this new feature her on our site for the Penn Nation and this is the first installment.
This Week in MMA Culture:
The Chael Sonnen Of Rap Challenges Twista and Busta in a who’s faster rap battle with an MMA twist:
Tito and Jenna Walk The Red Carpet At The WMMA’s:
Ultimate Fighter Season 14 Finalist, Diego Brandao Was A Scary Human Being Before You Ever Heard Of Him:
Donald Cerrone Expecting Plenty Of Trash Talking In Cage With Nate Diaz:
Arianny Celeste Delivers A Gift To Chael Sonnen And This Is What He Got:
Nick Diaz Nominated For Stocktonian Of The Year:
This is not a joke. In one of the most crime ridden areas in our country, UFC welterweight fighter Nick Diaz has indeed become an honorary candidate for “Stocktonian of the Year”. You can check out the announcement and other nominees HERE.
TOPPS Releases UFC Inspired Moment Of Truth Trading Cards Just In Time For The Holidays:
Herb Dean Refs Giant Mustache Fighters In Cage Combat:
Jon Fitch Likes Video Games More Than You And His New Twitter Account Dedicated To His Skyrim Gameplay Proves It: (Props middleasy.com)
Bas Rutten Stars Alongside Method Man In “Sinners And Saints” Action Film:
Benson Henderson Visits Korea And Trains With “The Korean Zombie”:
Miguel Torres Hits Man In The Nuts With A Hammer, Repeatedly:
Anderson Silva Honored As Brazilian GQ’s Man Of The Year:
Jon Jones Admits He Is An Anderson Silva Groupie:
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