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Mike Tyson takes ugly fall off hoverboard in Instagram video

First it was James “Buster” Douglas, now a hoverboard has knocked out Mike Tyson silly. The former heavyweight champ took an ugly fall while trying to ride the self-balancing scooter, slamming back-first onto the ground with a loud thud in a video posted on his Instagram page Tuesday. Since Tyson likely uploaded the clip himself we’re assuming he’ll be OK ...

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After the Fall: 25 years after Mike Tyson lost to Buster Douglas, why do we still have sympathy for the devil?

I. In the Belly of the Beast “When you’re born into this world, you’re given a ticket to the freak show. If you’re born in America you get a front seat.” —George Carlin After legendary boxing trainer Freddie Roach gave me Mike Tyson’s phone number at his Wild Card gym in Los Angeles in the spring of 2010, he giggled ...

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