The Ringer

  • The Bantamweight World Grand Prix Begins! Plus, Manager Malki Kawa on Bo Nickal’s Huge Potential.
    by Ariel Helwani on August 11, 2022 at 9:17 pm

    Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC The guys discuss the upcoming Marlon Vera-Dominick Cruz fight With Marlon Vera and Dominick Cruz about to throw down in San Diego on Saturday, Ariel Helwani, Petesy Carroll, and Chuck Mindenhall are fired up on today’s show. The guys discuss: What’s the most exciting upcoming bantamweight fight—Vera vs. Cruz, Sterling vs. Dillashaw, Yan vs. O’Malley, Sandhagen vs. Song, or Aldo vs. Dvalishvili? (3:54) They also discuss Cruz’s longevity and the […]

  • CM Punk’s Return, Main Roster Dexter Lumis, and More
    by David Shoemaker on August 11, 2022 at 8:02 pm

    WWE Also, David and Kaz discuss the problem with wrestling fan tribalism David and Kaz open the show discussing the problem with wrestling fan tribalism, and also give props to a great week of wrestling from both AEW and WWE (04:30). Later, the guys look at last night’s Dynamite, including the return of CM Punk (18:00). Then, the guys break down another week of WWE under Triple H, including Dexter Lumis’s unique Raw debut (34:00). Hosts: David Shoemaker and Kazeem FamuyideAssociate […]

  • Disney+ and the Streaming Price Hike
    by Matthew Belloni on August 11, 2022 at 6:41 pm

    Photo Illustration by Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Plus, Matt and Jessica Reif Ehrlich discuss whether streaming is becoming more like television, how viewers will tolerate an advertising tier, and why Warner Bros. Discovery may be set up for success Matt is joined by Jessica Reif Ehrlich, an analyst at B of A Securities, to break down the state of the streaming world after Disney’s announcement that it will be raising the Disney+ subscription fee by 38 […]

  • Unpacking the Allegations of Nate Mitchell’s Cheating
    by Juliet Litman on August 11, 2022 at 6:15 pm

    ABC Juliet and Emma Gray weigh in on Reality Steve’s role in the situation, examine all cheating allegations from Nate’s past girlfriends, and touch on the position Nate is in while the show is airing Juliet is joined by Emma Gray, cohost of the Love to See It podcast, to weigh in on infidelity allegations about Bachelorette contestant Nate Mitchell. They discuss Reality Steve’s role in the situation, examine all cheating allegations from Nate’s past girlfriends, touch on the […]

  • Why Does Fandom Always Have to Be So Biased?
    by Musa Okwonga on August 11, 2022 at 5:26 pm

    Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Plus, Musa and Ryan discuss Real Madrid’s win over Eintracht Frankfurt in the European Super Cup and go over some of the transfers since the last episode Musa and Ryan are back to catch up a bit before discussing Real Madrid’s win over Eintracht Frankfurt in the European Super Cup (08:31), plus some transfers since the last episode, including Timo Werner’s return to Leipzig (16:05) and Musa reacts to seeing Georginio Wijnaldum’s […]

  • All the Recipes From ‘Recipe Club’
    by Dave Chang on August 11, 2022 at 4:16 pm

    Your one-stop shop for cooking everything from mashed potatoes to brownies with chef Dave Chang, Chris Ying, and a rotating cast of culinary experts From the mind of chef Dave Chang and Majordomo Media, Recipe Club explores the best ways to cook a popular dish. Each week, Dave and Chris Ying are joined by a rotating cast of culinary experts to prepare, eat, and judge a new featured ingredient. Now, you can cook right along with us from the comfort of your own home. Below, you’ll find each […]

  • NFC North Betting Preview
    by Austin Gayle on August 11, 2022 at 4:01 pm

    Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images Austin, Raheem, and JJ are back to break down each team in the NFC North’s odds, make their favorite picks heading into the 2022 NFL season, and build a three-leg futures parlay Austin, Raheem, and JJ are back to break down each team in the NFC North’s odds, make their favorite picks heading into the 2022 NFL season, and build a three-leg futures parlay. Hosts: Austin Gayle, Raheem Palmer, and John JastremskiProducer: Steve Ceruti and Mike Wargon […]

  • ‘The Challenge: USA’ Episode 6
    by Tyson Apostol on August 11, 2022 at 2:40 pm

    Paramount+ Tyson and Amelia talk about the fallout from last week’s elimination challenge, the difficulty of this week’s challenge, and how much danger Tyson was really in heading into the elimination challenge Tyson and Amelia break down the latest episode of The Challenge: USA. They talk about the fallout from last week’s elimination challenge, the difficulty of this week’s challenge, and how much danger Tyson was really in heading into the elimination challenge. Hosts: Tyson […]

  • What’s Kendrick Lamar’s Best Feature? Mixtape Cut? Loosie?
    by Charles Holmes on August 11, 2022 at 1:34 pm

    Getty Images/Ringer illustration After spending four weeks on Kendrick Lamar’s albums, Charles and Cole pause and dig into some of the deeper parts of his catalog Welcome to this week’s episode of Last Song Standing, a new show from The Ringer and Dissect built on a simple premise: two hosts figuring out an artist’s greatest song by debating their way through every album in the artist’s discography. Season 1 will tackle one of the most significant artists working today: […]

  • Sylvia Fowles’s Final Ride and the Last Days of a Legend
    by Mirin Fader on August 11, 2022 at 12:41 pm

    Carson McNamara The Minnesota Lynx star’s final season hasn’t gone exactly according to plan, but the future Hall of Famer is still cherishing every little moment—and lesson—before she walks away from the game she relentlessly dominated for 15 years Sylvia Fowles won’t let the sun catch her. She rises early each morning, the sky still dark and hazy. She doesn’t set an alarm; her body instinctively knows when to wake. She takes a seat on her Pilates mat, shuts her eyes, and […]