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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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UPROXX 20: Allison Holker From ‘Dancing With The Stars’ Will Eat Taco Bell Till It Kills Her

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

60 minutes

Meet The Selfless, Heroic Nurses Who Cared For Thomas Eric Duncan, The Dallas-Area Ebola Patient

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Would you volunteer to care for someone stricken with Ebola? These nurses did.

narcs

Darren Rovell Is Obviously Not Pleased That A Notre Dame Football Player Might Be Boning A Porn Star

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Darren Rovell was the kid who told on you for copying your friend's homework and passing notes in class. In other words, he's the worst.

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Here, Have A Good Cry Watching These Kids Get Reunited With Their Missing-For-Two-Months Cat

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There are probably fewer joys in life greater than being reunited with a long-missing pet. To wit...

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Please Enjoy Guy Fieri Eating Things In Slow-Motion Set To ‘Killing Me Softly’

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This apparently made some rounds on the web last year, but who gives a sh*t...it's gold.

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Skip Bayless: Rape Charges Gave Kobe Bryant The ‘Sizzle’ He Needed To Sell More Sneakers

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Sure, this is a clip from First Take, but this is positively one of the stupidest things a human being has ever said on television.

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UPROXX 20: Justin Baldoni Would Not Be Opposed To A Hugh Grant Movie Marathon

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Justin Baldoni 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: Scott Aukerman Has 170 Episodes Of ‘The Simpsons’ On His DVR

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

Ebola

Allow Shep Smith To Explain Why Everyone Needs To Chill The Hell Out About Ebola

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"Given what we know today, you should have no concerns about getting Ebola at all. None. I promise." -- Shep Smith

PHIL ANSELMO

Watch ‘Metal Grasshopper,’ Pantera Frontman Phil Anselmo’s Web Series With Comedian Dave Hill

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"If you like stuff with corpse paint, burning pentagrams, medieval weaponry, irritable goats...you are totally going to love Metal Grasshopper

TIME LAPSE PHOTOGRAPHY

Here, Have Some Paris With Your Morning Coffee

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Wish you were in Paris? Here's a little video to make you feel like you are.

rants

Never Go To The Post Office, Ever

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We went to the Post Office today. That was a terrible idea.

#Music Videos

Please Enjoy Boyfriend’s Sexy Video For ‘Jealousy’

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Meet Boyfriend, a rapper from New Orleans who describes herself in her bio as "rap game Bette Midler" and the "Carol Burnette of hip hop."

CNN

Here’s Mike Rowe Singing Opera Live On CNN Today

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Mike Rowe was once an opera singer in Baltimore. Check out his pipes.

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UPROXX 20: Stephanie Beatriz Of ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ Had A Really Good Time At A Haim Concert

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Stephanie Beatriz 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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