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The Real Wolverine is in Milwaukee | Local Legends

The Real Wolverine is in Milwaukee | Local Legends

[ Classical music plays ] -Oh, Milverine’s Milwaukee-famous. -He’s somebody that — You know, most people have never met him, but they’ve seen him. -There’s actually, like, Milverine sightings, you know, where people will post it online, like, “Here’s a picture. Walking down the street.” -I don’t know really anything about him, you know, what he does, where he lives.…

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The Island Where Sumo Wrestlers are Grown

The Island Where Sumo Wrestlers are Grown

– [Narrator] Amami Ōshima is an island off the coast of mainland Japan. And while it’s well-known for its thriving coral reefs and sandy beaches, it’s sumo that puts this island on the map. Amami Ōshima takes great pride in raising young boys to become some of the country’s best wrestlers. – [Jiro] (speaking in foreign language) – [Narrator] With…

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Floyd Patterson – Complete Championship Profile

Floyd Patterson – Complete Championship Profile

This is Rummy’s Corner. Floyd Patterson got his first opportunity to fight for a championship on November 30, 1956 when he squared off against Archie Moore for the vacant heavyweight world championship. Right from the start Patterson’s faster hands and overall quickness were giving the Old Mongoose a lot of trouble. Patterson was exhibiting great balance, solid defense, and a…

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Meat Ants | The Kickboxing Ants From Down Under

Hi guys, my name’s Jordan, and in this video, it’s another entry in my “Ant Documentary” series. Where I go out with my camera exploring nature, and documenting the lives of various ant species. Showcasing their unique… Fascinating… and some times, rather quirky characteristics. In this episode, I’m covering another iconic Australian species. They are, the highly fearsome and dominant,…

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The Boxer Rebellion (1899-1901) | Project Revolution | History of China

The Boxer Rebellion (1899-1901) | Project Revolution | History of China

The Boxer Rebellion was the fourth and largest war, Imperial China fought against Western powers in the nineteenth century (2.382). Oddly enough, in its early stages the Boxer movement was pitted against both Western influences in China and the Manchu-led Qing dynasty. The Qing Empress Dowager Cixi, however, saw the possibility to use these rebels for her own ends and…

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