The Lady Aye: There Will Be Blood: The Gorgeous Ladies of Bloodwrestling Get Down and Dirty
Huffington Post - almost 4 years
Has New York City's downtown underground entertainment scene tapped out for good? In recent years, it seems so... CBGBs is a snotty designer retailer, Continental is a "bro" bar and Luna Lounge is long gone. So, what's left on the Lower East Side that's dangerous, cheap and fun? Thanks to the recent rise of martini boutiques, tourists and artisanal hotels, not much.
But luckily Gorgeous Ladies of Bloodwrestling (or G.L.O.B.) are trying to turn the sanitized tides. Part spectator sport/part self-indulgent performance art, these ladies (and several "lads") spend their weekends rolling around on dive bar floors, splattered with Karo-based blood and trying to pin down their fellow "alcoholic athletes in their prime." Will this league of amateur grapplers prove to be another ironic hipster sport, mainstream hit or post-feminist public statement? Frankly, it's too early to tell. It's still too disorganized, do-it-yourself and self-aware.
Based on one woman's opinion (mine),
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