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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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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.

#music videos

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.

FX

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.

FX

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.

FX

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.

Joanie Faircloth

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.

FX

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.

FX

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.

MARIJUANA

Here’s Why Colorado Legalizing Weed Was A Brilliant Move

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Weed should be legal everywhere. Colorado is the perfect case study to demonstrate why.

kurt metzger

UPROXX 20: Comedian Kurt Metzger Would Like To Punch Mark Zuckerberg Right In His ‘Lipless Mouth Slit’

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Kurt Metzger 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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Because It’s National Chocolate Day, Let’s Remember Don Draper’s Failed, Awkward Hershey’s Pitch

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You'd better eat some chocolate today. Otherwise, you might end up shamed and alone like Don Draper.

4th of July

Because You Probably Ate A Lot Of Meat Over The 4th Weekend, Here’s What A Heart Transplant Looks Like

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Ate a lot of meat over the weekend, did you? Well, if you need a heart transplant one day, here's a preview of what you'll go through.

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UPROXX 20: Allow Nathan Fielder To Tell You About The Time He Dined With David Chang

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Nathan Fielder 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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