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UFC on Fox 15 Machida vs. Rockhold Care/Don't Care Preview

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Sorry cry babies, Kid Nate & Eugene S. Robinson look ahead to Saturday's UFC on Fox 15 featuring Lyoto Machida vs Luke Rockhold in the infamous and patented Care/Don't Care preview.

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Another of our infamous and patented Care/Don't Care Previews with me, Kid Nate and co-host extraordinaire 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 here.

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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.

Today Kid Nate and Eugene discuss:

  • Chris Dempsey which leads to Jack Dempsey which leads to the legendary boxer's vile role in sex trafficking and who's the most vile link in that chain
  • What are Diego Brandao and Jimmy Hettes doing on the FightPass prelims?
  • Nazis and drugs
  • Who is Tim Means?
  • Is Japan becoming a CICT (Country I Can't Trust) or can Takeya Mizugaki beat Aljamain Sterling?
  • The GINT (Guy I Never Trusted) status of Gian Villante
  • High hopes for Patrick Cummins vs Ovince Saint Preaux
  • Does Jim Miller punch like a small child? Is he being fed to "young lion" Beniel Dariush?
  • Gun safes and burglars
  • Felice Herrig, Paige VanZant and the sexualization of female fighters
  • Andy Kaufman
  • Cub Swanson vs Max Holloway and great odds for face punching
  • Why Eugene wouldn't even grapple with Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza
  • What if Yoel Romero did fight Jacare?
  • Is it worse to insinuate a fighter missed a bout because of steroids or to speculate about antibiotic resistant STD's playing a role?
  • Kid Nate's faith in karate & Lyoto Machida and Eugene's doubts about Luke Rockhold
  • Much, much, much more