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“Everyone has a plan until they get hit.” Mike Tyson, one of the undersized, heavy-hitters in the heavyweight division quoted that fact; but it goes deeper than fighting. It’s life. We all think we know until reality shows us the contrary. As fighters, we prepare for chaos; an oxy-moronic phrase …

The Venture’s favorite panels and cosplayers of Comicpalooza 2019. Photos by André Brooks

It’s that time again, Houston’s very own and Texas’ largest entertainment & pop culture event Comicpalooza is back again for the 11th year. This year’s headliner is the one and only Mother of Dragons herself, Emilia Clarke, and for the first time ever Comicpalooza will host the inaugural ESPN Collegiate …

With his ranking of 4th on the UFC’s  pound for pound best fighter in the world list and being the UFC Featherweight Champion , Max Holloway(20-3) was strongly listed as the favorite to defeat Dustin Poirier(24-5) at UFC 236. UFC 236 was not the first meeting between the two fighters …

The El Paso native seems to get everything right – from his views on immigration, LGBT rights, his stance on energy jobs, to even skateboarding in a What-a-burger parking lot. What’s there not to like? Robert Francis O’Rourke, better known as Beto, has been taking the internet by storm with …

UH Cougars Athletics 2017-18 Recap   A new school year approaches this coming fall, also marking the starting period of sports athletics at the University of Houston.  The past season was a wild one for the Coogs and we will go back in time and relive the upsets and heartbreaks …

Make Houston Like Mike It’s official, it’s the University of Houston’s Jordan year! We’ve seen seen Michigan, Oregon, and Georgetown’s limited edition Jordan’s and now, Houston is getting their own! They will be the first Jordan school in Texas and we all know that’s kind of a big deal. There …

  Join Odalis Garcia, Andre Brooks & Francisco Casillas as they talk about the Houston Cougars and their current achievements.

Pre Game commentary for the upcoming game between the Houston Cougars vs Cincinnati Bearcats, and what key factors to watch.

College success tip from big bro
The summer after high school graduation I thought college success was inevitable. I was 18, arrogantly confident and the first in my family to attend a university.  It ended up taking 10 years to get my bachelor’s degree. Life punched me in the gut and left me gasping for air.  …