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The UFC's signing of undefeated German fighter Benjamin Brinsa has created controversy due to Brinsa's alleged neo-nazi activities and affiliations.

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Post #1   8/1/13 11:28:38AM   

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I liked Dana's response to this, not going to rush into any decisions but investigating thoroughly. If it turns out he is a neo-nazi, one of the scouts is definitely losing their job

Post #2   8/1/13 11:53:41AM   

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I remember when a dude like that showed up to a Strikeforce weigh ins with those kinds of tats and promply got ktfoed by Bowling...people made a huge stink about it which I understood but I was also cracking up because dude got what he deserved!

Post #3   8/1/13 12:15:37PM   

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Posted by jae_1833

I remember when a dude like that showed up to a Strikeforce weigh ins with those kinds of tats and promply got ktfoed by Bowling...people made a huge stink about it which I understood but I was also cracking up because dude got what he deserved!

Brandon Saling I think his name was. Even worse than a Nazi he also banged a 12-year-old girl.

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If the dude is a skin the fuck him. I hate those cowards. If you tell me it's cool to be a skin as long as you fight good, then I say the same to you.

Post #5   8/1/13 12:51:07PM   

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Not all skinheads are racist but most are dicks.

Post #6   8/1/13 1:35:08PM   

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Posted by machodog76

Not all skinheads are racist but most are dicks.



True, anti-skin skins are out there, and kind of an odd bunch as well.

Post #7   8/1/13 1:44:40PM   

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wont sign paul daley but will sign this guy funny

Post #8   8/1/13 2:33:38PM   

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I think the UFC needs to cut this guy to avoid a public relations nightmare.

Post #9   8/1/13 3:07:49PM   

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Posted by GDPofMPG

If the dude is a skin the fuck him. I hate those cowards. If you tell me it's cool to be a skin as long as you fight good, then I say the same to you.



Just to let you know, the vast overwhelming majority of skinheads, myself included are very anti neo nazi and very anti racist. Please don't use the word skin when referring to neo nazis. It gives skinheads a very bad name.

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Posted by GDPofMPG

If the dude is a skin the fuck him. I hate those cowards. If you tell me it's cool to be a skin as long as you fight good, then I say the same to you.



Just to let you know, the vast overwhelming majority of skinheads, myself included are very anti neo nazi and very anti racist. Please don't use the word skin when referring to neo nazis. It gives skinheads a very bad name.



Wait the majority of skinheads are not racists? I always thought they were a very much "White Power!" group. I'm going to have to google this.

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I gotta give some credit to Bloody Elbow and Brent Brookhouse for the research done on this story and the knowledge of journalism ethics with the Leidecker portion. Sometimes I read MMA articles and feel like I'm reading something a fan wrote, not a professional.

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Posted by Sir_Karl


Posted by GDPofMPG

If the dude is a skin the fuck him. I hate those cowards. If you tell me it's cool to be a skin as long as you fight good, then I say the same to you.



Just to let you know, the vast overwhelming majority of skinheads, myself included are very anti neo nazi and very anti racist. Please don't use the word skin when referring to neo nazis. It gives skinheads a very bad name.



Just to let you know, you're talking about sharps, but yeah they should be differentiated, never had any problems with a sharp involving them being racist ass hats. But in the old days they'd run like a gang almost the same way a lot of the time Ii recall.

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Posted by postman


Posted by Sir_Karl


Posted by GDPofMPG

If the dude is a skin the fuck him. I hate those cowards. If you tell me it's cool to be a skin as long as you fight good, then I say the same to you.



Just to let you know, the vast overwhelming majority of skinheads, myself included are very anti neo nazi and very anti racist. Please don't use the word skin when referring to neo nazis. It gives skinheads a very bad name.



Wait the majority of skinheads are not racists? I always thought they were a very much "White Power!" group. I'm going to have to google this.



I am also confused. Are shaved heads and skin heads synonymous? I didn't think they were.

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The whole skinhead thing started in England in the late sixties as the harder mods, foootball hooligans and teddy boys adopted a dress code of short often shaved heads, Ben Sherman shirts Levi jeans and Doc Martins and braces (suspenders to us yanks). One of the earliest references to skinhead culture was in Symyrip's (sp) classic regge album "skinhead Moonstomp". Some how in this country everyone thinks of boneheads as skins although most Nazis ditched the look in the 90s. It's all gang mentality as far as I'm concerned most time's in, my experience sharps just like an excuse to jump some poor kid by himself at a show 10 on 1. The anit-racist thing seems to come second.

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