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Care/Don't Care Preview - UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz

Kid Nate and Eugene S. Robinson (the S. stands for Sprauncy) are back for their patented Care/Don't Care review. Also, Zane Simon is here to throw a wrench into everything.

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It's time again for caring and not caring!

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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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:

  • No Nazis -- not a single one
  • Eugene briefly thinks he cares about Andy Enz
  • Diego Brandao vs Jimy Hettes and the battle for redemption
  • Rafael Natal as the definition of a GICTA (Guy I Can't Trust Anymore)
  • Ian McCall as the Andy Dick of MMA plus remembering McCall pre-the hip mustache and haircut
  • Eugene's daughter getting called n**ger at a C&W concert by a drunk redneck and what happened next
  • Can John Lineker bait McCall into his fight?
  • Famous MMA brother pairs, which despite Eugene's confusion does NOT include Ed and Dave "Pee Wee" Herman
  • The aforementioned Dave Herman and how to get yourself tazed by the cops
  • Miesha Tate and getting too much attention
  • Tate and Sara McMann fighting a loser joins the Lost Battalion bout
  • "That F**king Idiot" Zane Simon guest stars and accidentally turns off the show
  • Adding insult to injury, Zane also pours cold water all over Nate & Eugene's enthusiasm
  • Nate and Eugene rush through the main card due to said screw up
  • Eugene does some Brazilian nut jumping for Thales Leites
  • Al Iaquinta the living example of a Don't Care who has become a Big Care
  • Tyron Woodly talks too much
  • Kelvin Gastelum is no Myles Jury
  • What if Anderson Silva loses to Nick Diaz?
  • Much much more