Offbeat

This stuff isn’t about MMA or any other combat sports. Heck, it might not even be about sports. Instead these are things we think our readers would find interesting, despite there being no face punching. Enjoy!

Video: UFC veteran becomes ‘biggest gangster’ before wild post-fight scuffle on top of the cage
UFC vet becomes 'biggest gangster' before wild scuffle on top of the cage
UFC vet Diego Brandão ends up in another weird incident after his most recent fight in Moscow.
Video: Will MMA work against a ‘jacked’ kangaroo?
MMA trainer fights jacked kangaroo to save his dog
A MMA trainer threw down with a kangaroo to save his dog. And he got it on camera, too.
A dejected MMA fan’s search for a fix leads back to… BattleBots, naturally
A dejected MMA fan’s search for a fix leads back to… BattleBots, naturally
The gleaming allure of BattleBots versus the dulling shimmer of MMA. There can only be one winner.
Kid Nate’s Off-Topic No MMA Open House: Coffin knockers and funeral fakers
Kid Nate's Off Topic Open House: Coffin knockers and funeral fakers
Hey y’all, welcome to our weekly open thread discussion post where the BE community can discuss anything and everything that doesn’t involve our regular MMA conversations. It's been another week of crazy news.
Kid Nate’s Off Topic No MMA Open House: Epic bear fight
Kid Nate's Off Topic Open Thread: Bear Fight
Welcome one and all I've rounded up some random news to keep us talking while we wait for more MMA this weekend.
Kid Nate’s non-MMA off topic open house: Shark attacks and shooting roomates over Hot Pockets (open thread)
Kid Nate's Off Topic Open House (open thread): Shark Attacks and Hot Pocket fights
Welcome one and all y'all. I've rounded up some rando off topic news to discuss this weekend in our open thread.
This AI-generated beer commercial gets more terrifying by the second
This AI-generated beer commercial gets more terrifying by the second
AI is going to take over the world. It's just a matter of time. And it's going to be equal parts cringe and horror.
Vampire straw self defense weapon confiscated at Boston airport
Vampire straw self defense weapon confiscated at Boston airport
A so-called vampire straw weapon was confiscated from a man who tried to take it aboard a plane.