Shane Mcknight

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Hunting coyotes in cities makes their populations grow even bigger

Cities have a coyote problem. As the New York Times reported on Tuesday, hunters are increasingly trying to manage the urban coyote populations that have merged with human communities as the latter has spread throughout the continent.<p>There are plenty of concerns about how wise it is to carry …

Whip up Your Own Ranch Dressing

When you try this cheap and easy recipe for ranch dressing, you'll wonder why you ever bought the bottled kind in the first place. It requires basic …

Low Fat

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Study: Recreational Marijuana in Canada Could Generate More Money Than Booze

If recreational marijuana is legalized in Canada, it could generate a nearly $23 billion industry in the country, a new study suggests.<p>Sales would …

What Sex Was Like in Ancient Rome

You've probably seen some sort of televised version of what sex was like in ancient Rome, since every film or TV series set in that era seems to give …

Ancient History

GSP: White doesn’t know what it is to be a fighter

Georges St-Pierre doesn't think Dana White is qualified to say GSP no longer has the hunger to fight.<p>The mixed martial arts great told Ariel Helwani …

Five hurdles that must be overcome in the battle for Mosul

This is the big one – the battle to retake the Iraqi metropolis of Mosul began Monday as thousands of Iraqi and Kurdish forces, supported by U.S. jet fighters, advanced toward the city that has been held by extremist Islamic State fighters since June, 2014.<p>Mosul was declared the capital of the IS …

Real Irish Fighting: A History of Shillelagh Law and Hob-Nailed Boot Stomping

Fightland Blog<p>"But Kelly himself, his arms akimbo stood calmly over his enemy." From <i>The Party Fight and Funeral</i> (Carleton's Irish Peasantry by William Carleton, George Routledge & Co, 1854)<p>The myth of the violent Irish hooligan, perpetuated through popular culture representations authored, most …

Martial Arts

Inside the Toughest Karate Training Camp in the World

For 12 days this spring I took part in the toughest karate camp in the world, hosted by Kyokushin karate icon Judd Reid in Thailand.<p>While Reid may not be a household name in the United States, he is in the world of karate, as well as in his home country of Australia. At only 19 years old, Reid was …

The CIA Just Backstabbed Obama

The Syrian "civil war" was supposed to create another Libya: A destabilized, lawless nation that could be used as a safe haven for terrorists, arms …

DC Wants You to Make Comics (After Learning How to Make Comics)

Yes, you. As long as you can write and/or draw, that is. The company has just announced a creative course designed for writers and artists to hone …

Sneak Attack! Learn the Low Spinning Heel Kick of Kuk Sool Won

Created by In Hyuk Suh in 1958, <i>kuk sool won</i> is a comprehensive system of strikes, kicks, animal-inspired techniques, throws, grappling moves and …

LoneRider Moto Tent v2

When choosing camping gear to take along on a motorcycling adventure, selecting the right tent is essential to ensure a functional, dry place to …

Wing Chun and MMA: Controlling the Center

Fightland Blog<p>Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images<p>Wing Chun remains the punchline of many jokes in the mixed martial arts community. In fact, I often receive tweets and emails asking me to come down on one side or the other in an argument between friends—one will say that Wing Chun is …

US Navy goes tubular with autonomous swarming UAV demonstrations

The Office of Naval Research (ONR) has revealed that it has been conducting demonstrations of swarming unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) at various …

VIDEO: The Karate Kid makes his Stanley Cup prediction

"Sweep the leg Johnny!"<p>Ralph Macchio, most famously known for his work as The Karate Kid Daniel LaRusso, is a huge New York Islanders fan.<p>The actor, …

Who Makes the Most Reliable Motorcycle? - Consumer Report

What began as a battle of the motorcycle brands to show who makes the most reliable motorcycle has resulted in a nationalist showdown. Yamaha, …

If You Live in an Anti-Gun State or Just Can’t Get to Your Firearm in Time, Here Are Five Unconventional Self-Defense Tactics to Use

LAS VEGAS — Roger Eckstine, author of “Shooter’s Bible: Guide to Home Defense,” used to live in New York City, one of the most anti-gun areas in the country. In an interview with TheBlaze at the 2015 SHOT Show in Las Vegas, he revealed how it required him to get creative when it came to …

How To Make A Secret Phone Call

To show how hard phone privacy can be, one artist examined the CIA, consulted hackers, and went far off the map (with a stop at Rite Aid).<p>There’s a lot you can find in the depths of the dark web, but in 2013, photographer and artist Curtis Wallen managed to buy the ingredients of a new identity. …

UFC FIGHTER RONDA ROUSEY BANNED FROM WALMART FOR BEING “TOO VIOLENT”

The Most Dangerous Unarmed Woman in the World, UFC Bantamweight Women’s Champion Ronda Rousey looked stunning at the premiere of “Furious 7” in …

This New Motorcycle Helmet Is as Close to a Fighter Pilot Helmet as You'll Get

When riding a motorcycle, you normally have to look down at a GPS, or stop to look at a map. To fix this, Russian engineers have invented the LiveMap …

Carbon Fiber

Who's calling the shots in Canada? | Politics

Right now in Canada, political guns are drawn ... over gun owners.<p>On one side, Stephen Harper's Conservative government - in its vote-getting sights, the hunters and sports shooters who are in possession of some 2,000,000 gun licences in a country where, in contrast to its neighbour to the south, …

Cormier: I Would Have Punched McGregor In The Face

"If it was me, we are in Ireland so the Nevada State Athletic Commission does not oversee that -- I would have punched him, directly in his face and …

Conor McGregor

Ronda Rousey's former training partner/Olympic gold medalist mulling career in MMA

Lucky charms lead to historic gold medal<p>Ronda Rousey has dominated the mixed martial arts world due in part to her all-world prowess as a high-level …

What do Chad Mendes, Ricardo Lamas think of Conor McGregor's antics?

FAIRFAX, Va. – By now, it’s a foregone conclusion that Chad Mendes and Ricardo Lamas have grown tired of answering questions about Conor McGregor.<p>But …

Mean Girl

Why the world’s best female fighter loves to be hated.<p>When Ronda Rousey is training for a fight, she spends a week eating nothing but salty food. She wants to get bloated, so that when she eliminates salt from her diet, in the final days, her body expels all the fluid it can find. After a couple of …

Become A Skilled Marksman Without Spending A Dime On Ammo

Image source: CLCweb<p>There aren’t a lot of ways to practice shooting without ammo. Of course, dry firing is incredibly useful. You can develop a good …