Another UFC, another episode of the infamous and patented Care/Don’t Care Preview. Eugene S. Robinson, author of Fight: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Ass-Kicking but Were Afraid You’d Get Your Ass Kicked for Asking, joins Kid Nate to look ahead to the fights and shoot the shit on a number of random topics.
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As always with the Care/Don’t Care preview — the caveat — no disrespect is intended to the fighters. This isn’t a commentary on the skill, heart or entertainment potential of any fighter, just a commentary on the UFC’s marketing of said fighters and whether or not any anticipation has been built for the fight.
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In this episode Nate & Eugene discuss:
- The proper pronunciation of Krakow.
- The Conspiraversies surrounding Masvidal vs Iaquinta.
- Simon and Garfunkel, the Graduate and Eugene’s tattered punk creds….and Eugene’s unabashed love for the Plasmatics.
- Eugene training with Polish fighters in Poland
- Confronting our own ugly racial biases.
- A lot of Don’t Cares
- Eugene’s continued, some would say naive, faith that someday a new Heavyweight menace will come slouching toward Jerusalem (sic)
- Everyone likes Seth Baczynski, hey someone we’ve heard of! Right here in Krakow!
- Joanne Calderwood won’t let Eugene down again will she?
- Who was a bad husband?
- Cuckolding the bass player….is it really even wrong?
- When’s Jimi Manuwa coming to the States?
- All the things we were more worried about than Cro Cop returning to the UFC.
- Some of our scumbag “friends” and their various sleazy antics
- Much much more
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