Knuckle Up #412: Coker, Rebney + the Dirty Business of MMA. Plus: a Racism Primer for Racists

In Round #412 KNUCKLE UP host and the 8th Wonder of the World, EUGENE S. ROBINSON [with the "S" standing for "SURPRISE! JACK!"], score cards the recent hubbub, bub, about BELLATOR, the REBNEY outing, the COKER in'ing and a competitive MMA landscape that's shifting shapes sooner than your eyes can see. Aaaannnndddd…a re-primer on the ridiculous failed symbolism of our favorite ism: racism.

As the MMA business world gets ready for yet another realignment you can't swing a dead cat without being told what this MIGHT mean but we here at KNUCKLE UP will tell you all about what it WILL mean. Moreover in response to a commenter's attempt to agit-prop their way to some sort of racist significance, ROBINSON feels a first and very last need to explain why racism makes him sleepy.

Eugene S. Robinson host of Knuckle Up and author of Fight: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Ass-Kicking but Were Afraid You'd Get Your Ass Kicked for Asking [Harper Collins], A LONG SLOW SCREW [Robotic Boot] and a play called THE INIMITABLE SOUNDS OF LOVE; A THREESOME IN FOUR ACTS [Southern] also sings for a band called OXBOW and appeared in Bill Cosby's Leonard Part 6, a Miller Genuine Draft commercial, and had his own TV show in Germany called? "The Eugene Robinson Show."

If you have troubles watching the vid on this player, watch it on YouTube. [Click "LIKE" when you do.]

ALSO: want to follow him on TWITTER? God knows why but here: eugeneSrobinson

OR: read a piece he wrote on Survival Research Labs and MARK PAULINE who blew his hand off goofing off with jet fuel: http: //www.ozy.com/performance/survival-research-labs-the-science-of-senseless-jungle-hate/32191.article

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