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UFC 164 & UFC Fight Night 27 care/don't care preview - MMA Tete-A-Tete

Kid Nate & Eugene S. Robinson give their patented Care/Don't Care Previews for UFC 164 & UFC Fight Night 28.

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Another installment of the MMA Tete-A-Tete: Coarsening the Discourse has arrived. 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, is Kid Nate's counterpart for this edition.

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Today Kid Nate and Eugene discuss:

  • UFC 164 and Eugene's faith in Ben Henderson's clean-living champion's lifestyle
  • Is calling Anthony Pettis "the most exciting fighter in MMA today" jinxing the fight?
  • Frank Mir and Josh Barnett -- which one is nasty and mean like a champ and who's nasty and mean like a sneaky punk?
  • UFC Fight Night 28: Bader vs. Teixeira and whether 3 cards in 7 days is just too much
  • Ronda Rousey and whether or not she's revealing her real character or just over-hyping a fight
  • Jason Miller's recent legal troubles
  • Eugene eats his words about Condit vs. Kampmann 2
  • River Phoenix, the early Beastie Boys, Eugene's recent birthday, the Platonic triangle and the usual panoply of dated cultural references

Enjoy!



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