| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
Guest blogger Patrick Gutierrez recaps the second Big Brother 10 episode: Brian continued to be full of himself, taking credit for Jerry’s nominations. The conflict between Renny and Jessie continued, with Renny fanning the flames at a wine (whine?)...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:51 AM
INAZAWA Japan (Reuters) - Sumo wrestler Osunaarashi was a large, muscular Egyptian teenager with a passion for body building when a friend recommended he try the ancient Japanese sport of sumo. But it was a hard sell.
"This sport is about two elephants...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Benjamin Booker entered into the summer as a relative unknown, but it's a safe bet most of Chicago will know the singer/guitarist's name by the time his self-titled debut drops in mid-August.
The New Orleans-based musician, whose raw-nerve songs blur...
| May 25, 2014
Terry Robinson, a bodybuilding denizen of Muscle Beach in the late 1940s who became a fitness trainer for Hollywood stars such as Clark Gable and Mario Lanza, died May 19 at his home in West Los Angeles. He was 98.
His death from kidney failure was...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 8:10 PM
Larry Scott wasn't exactly a 98-pound weakling — he weighed in at 120 — but his life changed forever after he ran across a stack of bodybuilding magazines in an Idaho city dump.
The scrawny 16-year-old started working out in private, doing...
| May 13, 2014
| 1:23 PM
With one look in the mirror, your eyes zero in on that body part you want to fix.
Everyone has body issues, even Evan Shy. The owner of ShyTown Fitness has a six-pack, but still wants to improve his abs. His other so-called problem areas? His lower...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 7:41 AM
A UK woman's obsession with bodybuilding and frequent steroid use has made her grow a penis and facial hair, Huffington Post UK reports.
Female bodybuilder Candice Armstrong, 28, says that her use of the steroid Trenbolone has made her "grow facial hair...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Bodybuilding documentary "Generation Iron" was expected to have a short life in theaters before being released to streaming service Hulu where much of its audience was expected to be found.
But the film, narrated by Mickey Rourke has become a hit for...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 8:30 PM
"Generation Iron" follows seven top competitors as they prep for bodybuilding's crowning glory, the annual Mr. Olympia contest. Vlad Yudin's polished docu will satisfy aficionados with its glimpse at these well-known behemoths' training regimes, plus...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Hulu has flexed its distribution muscles and landed the exclusive digital rights to the feature-length documentary "Generation Iron," produced by the Vladar Co. and fitness magazine publisher American Media Inc.
An extended trailer for the film is...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:30 AM
The compelling and energetic documentary "Generation Iron" enjoyably profiles an array of larger-than-life challengers in the 2012 Mr. Olympia competition, a.k.a. the Super Bowl of muscle contests. Comparisons to 1977's influential "Pumping Iron," which...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 8:56 PM
Joe Weider, a Los Angeles-based bodybuilding pioneer who created a multimillion-dollar fitness publishing empire and mentored a young Arnold Schwarzenegger from the time the future actor and California governor was a struggling unknown, died Saturday, a...