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Knuckle Up #372: Bellator 135, WSOF 19, Mendes v. Lamas + a genius breakdown of all of the above

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Literary gunslinger Eugene S. Robinson lends his "one"-of-a-"kind" "perspective" to fights that we widely suspect you might have missed on the BELLATOR 135 and WSOF 19 cards, as well as a look ahead at UFC FIGHT NIGHT: MENDES v. LAMAS and exactly what the hell it all might mean. That's the simple version. For simpletons. The more complex version? Straight ahead full-speed ahead.

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In Round #372 KNUCKLE UP host, film critic, philosopher and public micturator EUGENE S. ROBINSON [with the "S" standing for "Sagacious"], goes straight to the top of BELLATOR 135 and WSOF 19 cards for a rendering of why despite production value that's not quite found its pacing, a few fights on the card were as good as you're ever likely to see and it still won't help them gain marketshare against the ZUFFA behemoth. And this doesn't matter as much as you think it might since it's about The Mystery Element that forms the basis and the base substance of that most elusive of items: real sports love. Which if you've read this far you might care something about. "And shit."

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 (and yes, a Cosby story is in the works), a Miller Genuine Draft commercial, and had his own TV show in Germany called? "The Eugene Robinson Show."

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