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The Chinese Expat Running an Underground Gun School

The Chinese Expat Running an Underground Gun School

Hi, I’m Lydia from the VICE office in Brooklyn, New York. Despite being very illegal in China the appeal of guns drives many youth to travel outside of the country just to shoot. Our colleagues over at VICE China did the same by traveling to the Philippines to take a shooting class and study the growing gun culture of China.…

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Fightland Visits Tristar Gym: Fightland.com

Fightland Visits Tristar Gym: Fightland.com

-Meat animals, like these cattle raised on this grass. -This is horrible. This is like “Jaws.” -My days are numbered, there’s no doubt about it. -Most sheep, too, depend on grass. -Go! Go! Oh! JAMES POLODNA: There’s no line when it comes to fighting. You can say this, and you can say that. But when it’s time to scrap, you’re…

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Thai Prison Fights

Thai Prison Fights

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How to be a Man: All Around Losing (Episode 3)

How to be a Man: All Around Losing (Episode 3)

[GRUNTING] HARRY: I’m Harry. This is “All Around Losing.” And today I’m learning how to fight. When this started, it was a lot of fun. I got to wear the cool mask and the dick guard and practice punching the air. But by the time I was getting choked out, I came to an epiphany– fighting is hard and passing…

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Underground Bare Knuckle Boxing in the UK

Underground Bare Knuckle Boxing in the UK

[Music] of all the forms of fighting known to man one name strikes fear further into the hearts of those who hear him bare-knuckled for hundreds of years the men of Britain have rammed their unprotected fists into each other’s bodies to decide who was the hardest of them all noble men to travelers to family men and gangsters being…

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Mixed Martial Arts in New Mexico: Fightland.com

Mixed Martial Arts in New Mexico: Fightland.com

[HEAVY PANTS, THUDS] -To embody compassion, you must change and transform the negative emotional reactions. -Ho! [GRUNTS] -An electric finish. -When the feeling starts to arise, that used to bring a negative reaction, it brings intense clarity. -On your way, Jessup. -We heard them making all kind of noise. We came over and beat them off, blasted them down. [MUSIC…

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MMA in the Middle East: Fightland.com

MMA in the Middle East: Fightland.com

[MUSIC PLAYING] SAMY AL-JAMAL: In the Middle East, I think people are warriors by nature. They’re born in conflicts. They live their whole lives in conflicts. And I think that martial arts, for them, is something that suits them perfectly. [SPEAKING FOREIGN LANGUAGE] SAMY AL-JAMAL: Go, fight. Let’s go. [SPEAKING FOREIGN LANGUAGE] SAMY AL-JAMAL: My parents were Palestinian refugees. They…

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