Trump Posthumously Pardons Boxer Jack Johnson

President Donald Trump told reporters Thursday that he is pardoning late heavyweight boxing champion Jack Johnson, who was arrested in 1912 for driving his white girlfriend across state lines. Trump indicated last month he was considering pardoning the boxer at the urging of actor Sylvester Stallone, who was present at Thursday’s announcement.  Sylvester Stallone in the […]


Boxer Wearing 'America 1st' Shorts Gets Pounded By Mexican Opponent

Cue the Alanis Morrissette: A boxer whose shorts had an anti-immigrant statement on them lost to his Mexican opponent. When Rod Salka stepped into the ring Thursday against Francisco Vargas at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California, he was wearing shorts that had “America 1st” written on them and featured a brick wall pattern, according to Deadspin. It may […]


Richest Ever Boxer Attends Richest Ever President's Inauguration

A little rain didn’t stop Floyd Mayweather Jr. from attending President Donald Trump’s inauguration on Friday. After a November meeting with Trump and his son Donald Trump Jr., the undefeated five-division world boxing champion told TMZ that he planned to attend the swearing-in ceremony of the 45th president of the United States. “Y’all see me in […]