Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
Go behind the scenes with some of the biggest digital celebrities to see what life is like when the blogging and tweeting stops.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Documentary shorts conceived of and directed by famous actors. Jeff Garlin, Katie Holmes, Alia Shawkat, Judy Greer, and James Purefoy
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Digital influencer Justine Ezarik (iJustine) is back. After covering the world of wearable tech last season, iJustine is expanding her coverage this year by profiling the hottest tech trends across the country.
A 12 episode documentary series following 5 startup companies competing in the 2013 San Francisco TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield as they fine tune their products and eventually present in front of a panel of judges in hopes of winning $50,000 in funding.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity.
Hank Azaria’s touching, humorous, and often enlightening journey from a man who is not even sure he wants to have kids, to a father going through the joys, trials and tribulations of being a dad.
Geoff Tompson demonstrates greco roman wrestling techniques to break your opponent's clinch.
Tags:Martial Arts and Greco Roman Wrestling,geoff tompson,greco roman wrestling guide,greco roman wrestling self defense,greco roman wrestling techniques,greco roman wrestling tips,greco roman wrestling tutorial
Grab video code:
Male: Once the distance is completely closed down both protecting this end up in a clenching position, Geoff Thompson explains here, techniques derived from Greek or Roman wrestling that are best designed to break a person’s grip when in the clench.
Male 2: What I tend to do from here is again if you just grip on this one here, here, the way to break it is that once he got a dominant grip I am looking at being taken over but adjusting the way to stay away to circle in my head and pull away okay. So if I have done my grip here and you comply on this and done towards to grip and that will just take him over. We will look at it again when you got here just come over, just push. Well again, same here, just stretch and then look at where we are, it is from here just stretching so keep against it, so as it comes in how will we touch the knee here or just stretch comes here and then come back again okay. So whenever the main thing is you never allow anybody to keep a dominant grip, so many people come out and then here and they just allow it to happen; same as with the Judo. Tends to come here, he snatches away, seal it with a grip, now I am dominating grip and the people that will hold far on that, I wonder why they do not do anything because they are allowing themselves to be dominated.
Male: The longer we state this particular range, the more likely we will be from protecting us to grip hold of each other. This is obviously where the wrestling darkling out really excel is also where the issue of balance becomes more and more apparent. Obviously we want to be the person initiating the take down, taking the enemy’s balance but what will probably happen is we will end up on the ground with it. Another Martial Arts to that great cost ignore ground work, others over emphasize it. The strategy really should be trying to stay vertical as possible after all, death is a place where most enemies want us to be. The ground also have lots of other issues as well extra people being involved etcetera and other dangers. But if we end up there, we need to know what to do.