June 28th, 1997: Mike Tyson Bites Off Piece Of Evander Holyfield’s Ear

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On June 29th, 1997, The New York Daily News wrote, “Biting off more than he could chew, Mike Tyson was disqualified for twice sinking his teeth into Evander Holyfield in the third round of last night’s rematch between the two biggest money-making fighters in history.”

Tyson chewed off a piece of one ear and reportedly also tried to bite Holyfield’s other ear.  Tyson was disqualified from the boxing match that night.  Holyfield was sent to the hospital.

http://www.thepostgame.com/blog/throwback/201506/throwback-mike-tyson-bites-evander-holyfields-ear

Groundhog Bites Mayor


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Jimmy, the official groundhog in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, bit the mayor’s ear during a Groundhog Day celebration on Monday.

During the celebration, Jimmy’s handler held the groundhog next to the face of Mayor Jonathan Freund and Jimmy promptly bit the mayor’s ear.