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Brett Michael Dykes, aka "Cajun Boy," is the Editor-in-Chief of Uproxx and a New York Times contributor. Previously, he was a national affairs reporter for Yahoo! News and a writer/editor at Gawker. Brett has also written for Gourmet Live, Deadspin, Esquire, Animal New York, Yahoo! Sports, Complex, Gambit and Dealbreaker, among others. His hobbies include obsessing over sports, politics, food and culture, taking long, hot baths, and hanging with his dog, Sazerac. Email him at: brett at uproxx dot com. Follow him on Twitter at @thecajunboy.
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The New York Times Editorial Board Calls For The National Legalization Of Marijuana

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In a kind of stunning move, the Old Grey Lady has called on Congress to legalize marijuana.

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Stephen A. Smith To The Ladies: If You Don’t Want To Get Beat, Don’t Piss Off Your Man

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So remember, ladies: if you don't like getting beaten, don't do stuff that makes your man want to beat the crap out of you. Got it? Good.

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UPROXX 20: Larry King Reads Books, Doesn’t Cook, Loves Red Wine And The Dodgers

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Larry King was nice enough to take a few minutes out of his busy schedule recently to answer a few questions from us.

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Of Course Gordon Ramsey Was A Colossal Dick While Teaching Jimmy Kimmel How To Make Scrambled Eggs

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Gordon Ramsey was a dick to Jimmy Kimmel on his show last night. Shocking, right?

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Please Allow A Sumo Wrestler To Show You How Sumo Wrestlers Maintain Their, Um, Figures

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Sumo wrestlers don't stay plump by eating cheeseburgers and ice cream, apparently.

BRIGITTE NIELSEN

From The People Who Brought You ‘Sharknado,’ Here’s The Trailer For ‘Mercenaries’

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From The Asylum, the evil geniuses who unleashed Sharknado upon the world, here comes Mercenaries.

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UPROXX 20: Evangeline Lilly Loves Jack Daniels Straight Up, And Breakfast

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Evangeline Lilly was nice enough to take a few minutes out of her busy schedule recently to answer a few questions from us.

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UPROXX 20: Mark Normand Will Just Have A Stella And Pass On The Live Music

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Mark Normand was nice enough to take a few minutes out of his busy schedule recently to answer a few questions from us.

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Enjoy This New Song And Video From The Cardinal Sons, Winners Of The 2013 Mountain Stage NewSong Contest

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The winners of the 2013 Mountain Stage NewSong Contest were the Cardinal Sons. Here is the first single and video from their new EP.

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UPROXX 20: Nat Faxon Of ‘Married’ Has Had It With People Who Are Constantly ‘Cleansing’

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Nat Faxon was nice enough to take a few minutes out of his busy schedule recently to answer a few questions from us.

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UPROXX Interview: Judy Greer On ‘Married,’ ‘Archer,’ ‘Arrested Development,’ And Being Bad At Karaoke

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We got to interview the delightful Judy Greer recently. We discussed "Married," "Archer," "Arrested Development" and lots of other stuff.

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UPROXX 20: The Husband Of ‘You’re The Worst’ Star Aya Cash Romanced Her By Paying For Her Cavity Filling

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Aya Cash was nice enough to take a few minutes out of her busy schedule recently to answer a few questions from us.

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Stripper: Drake Really Enjoys Having His Butthole Licked

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In which an anonymous stripper details her night of sexy time with Drake, who is a lover of assplay, apparently.

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UPROXX 20: Judy Greer Appreciates The Little Things In Life, Like Getting Let Out Of Jury Duty

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Judy Greer was nice enough to take a few minutes out of her busy schedule recently to answer a few questions from us.

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Woman Who Accused Bright Eyes Frontman Conor Oberst Of Rape Now Admits She Lied To ‘Get Attention’

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Joanie Faircloth accused Conor Oberst of raping her ten years ago when she was a teenager. Turns out, she's been lying all along.

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UPROXX 20: Kether Donohue Of ‘You’re The Worst’ Will Always Choose Beer Over A Fancy Cocktail

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Kether Donohue was nice enough to take a few minutes out of her busy schedule recently to answer a few questions from us.

#COMEDY CENTRAL

Kurt Metzger Made A ‘White Precious’ Religious Recruitment Pamphlet For All Of You

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Comedian Kurt Metzger created a faux religious pamphlet to promote his Comedy Central special airing tonight.

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LeBron James Announces His Return To Cleveland In ‘Sports Illustrated’ Essay

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It's official: LeBron James is returning to Cleveland to play for the Cavs.

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UPROXX 20: Benjamin Arthur Of ‘Working The Engels’ Enjoys A Good Chuck Norris Meme

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Benjamin Arthur was nice enough to take a few minutes out of his busy schedule recently to answer a few questions from us.

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UPROXX 20: ‘You’re The Worst’ Creator Stephen Falk Documents Every Movie He Sees In Theaters In MS Word

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Stephen Falk was nice enough to take a few minutes out of his busy schedule recently to answer a few questions from us.


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