30 Jan 2009 11:23:39 AM
(Just try and ignore it, passing motorists.)
Today is my lucky day, Potato Nation. Here I am in Vegas for UFC 94, and it’s the grand opening of the Tito Ortiz Punishment MMA Store. What are the odds!? Even better, the store is conveniently located inside the Hooters Hotel and Casino across from the MGM Grand, where the fights will take place tomorrow night, so naturally I had to drop in and see what kind of sweet Team Punishment gear I could pick up.
A sign informed me that Justin “The Insane 1” McCully and Tiki Ghosn would be signing autographs tomorrow afternoon, thus completing what is perhaps MMA’s greatest D-list event.
The store itself is tiny, and filled with exactly the kinds of clothes you’d expect. Almost every t-shirt featured either a fist or chains, sometimes a combination of both. Despite today being the grand opening, however, I was the only person in the store. Well, aside from the three teenage girls working there, who were all fairly brimming with excitement (see below).Read More ADD COMMENTS (38) DIGG THIS