The UFC and mixed martial arts is the topic everyone keeps
on talking about nowadays. When it comes to sports and fighting, the
center of attention within the United States revolves around Dana White and his
In the March 2008 issue of Men’s Journal, the magazine talks about UFC and the
sport behind it:
Ruthless, primal, barely legal, mixed martial arts has
become a breakthrough phenomenon thanks to the UFC.
With its pay-per-view fights selling out, its broadcasts on
Spike TV constantly ranking #1 in their timeslots, the raw, ruthless sport of
mixed martial arts has become a breakthrough phenomenon thanks in large part to
the UFC. In its March issue (on sale now) Men’s Journal magazine takes a closer
look inside the UFC to uncover the secrets to the organization’s success.
The man behind it all, President of the UFC, Dana White, opened the door for
Men’s Journal journalist Daniel Duane to take an in depth look at the people
and players in the UFC. Interviews with Forest Griffin, the winner of the
inaugural season of Spike TV’s The Ultimate Fighter, retired reigning
heavyweight champ, Randy Couture, as well as Houston Alexander, one of the
hottest new prospects and biggest personalities, give a range of insights into
the passion, the rush, and the love of fighting.
(props to mensjournal.com)