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Phil Anselmo Talks Boxing

Since he was young, former PANTERA and current DOWN frontman Phil Anselmo has been obsessed with boxing. A microcosm of the battles between mankind over the ages, a reflection of the principles of social Darwinism and a display of agility, stamina and strength, boxing is considered by some — including Anselmo — to be the ultimate sport.

As a warrior, a motivator and a victor, Anselmo can relate to many of the boxing greats. With PANTERA, SUPERJOINT RITUAL and DOWN, he has dealt with an abundance of adversity, surprises and ultimately, triumphs. These, he compares to the challenges a boxer faces in the ring. In the clip below, Anselmo discusses the similarities he sees between rocking with DOWN and swinging like current WBA Heavyweight champion Ruslan Chagaev (clip courtesy of Headbanger's Blog; note: the video stream is NOT available to non-U.S. residents).

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1. EXZOOMER writes:

the less people pay attention to this guy...the better the frontman becomes...

# Nov 13, 2007 @ 8:22 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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2. RememberMetal? writes:

Wonder what he thinks of MMA?...Kimbo Slice gives me night terrors.

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# Nov 13, 2007 @ 11:03 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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3. Dark_Funeral writes:

kimbo man...that guy is a beast

# Nov 13, 2007 @ 11:12 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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4. BoltThrower writes:

I hope Kid Rock tries to take a swing at him.

# Nov 14, 2007 @ 8:41 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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5. FATNECK......... writes:

i could destroy phil Anselmo in one f*** off massive crack to tha skull....
Dont f*** with tha kid that can eat your soul and sh** it out at the other end. Im a f***in sick twisted phsyco that will melt u down......while listening to DOWN.......METAL UP YOUR ASS.......SLUTS AND ANAL FAT NECK c*** IN THA MOUTHS!!!!

# Nov 26, 2007 @ 4:10 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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6. ANAL_BLOOD_FART writes:

Suck my TOE

# Nov 26, 2007 @ 4:12 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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7. A HATER writes:

I am PRAYING for the day to come to see Phil in a MMA cage...against ANYONE, now THAT will be priceless, I will be the first to round up his teeth one by one as well as his balls...oops I won't need to pick up his balls, he has NONE!

# Nov 28, 2007 @ 3:19 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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8. THE GIRL HE COULD NEVER HAVE writes:

Phil is a worthless piece of ass, a thief, a coward, a liar and a loser...any of you could HAVE HIM! MMA? no worries he would not last a single second, the guy couldnt even handle a little punk kid on stage throwing beer cans at him! haha! He should just stick to stalking chicks who hate him than attempting a career at boxing, FUNNY!

# Nov 28, 2007 @ 3:25 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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9. Tommy Tutone writes:

^^And of course you say that while you hide behind your computer......

# Nov 28, 2007 @ 3:25 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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10. CrawfordTexasJingoJango writes:

^^Well, Tommy when you get Phil to come out of hiding so you can suck his balls, let us know so we can beat his ass.

# Nov 28, 2007 @ 3:37 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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11. Tommy Tutone writes:

When you're done f***ing your sister, i'll let you know.

# Nov 28, 2007 @ 4:11 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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12. CrawfordTexasJingoJango writes:

^^Oohh. You got me there...and so brilliantly worded!

# Nov 28, 2007 @ 4:30 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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13. RememberMetal? writes:

Tommy Tutone was never breast fed.

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