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Nick Offerman Strips for Charity

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Nick Offerman announces his plan to strip for charity, and offers up a little taste.

CHARITY

Phil Mickelson Proves That Golf Never Helped Anyone

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Phil Mickelson had a chance to raise a million dollars for children and failed to do so because he is a terrible person and should never be allowed to golf again.

BEAT POETRY

Nick Offerman (Ron Swanson) Did A Beat Poem About Bacon For Charity Because He’s Awesome

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Nick Offerman (who plays Ron Swanson on 'Parks And Recreation') performed a poem about bacon for College Humor's Malarious fundraiser.

CHARITY

Now Coming To The Stage, Metta World Peace

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When not winning races against strange monsters on popular children’s shows or violently attempting to decapitate James Harden, Metta World Peace is quite the entertainment industry entrepreneur.

FLIGHT OF THE CONCORDS

The Flight Of The Conchords Wrote A 'We Are The World'-Style Song To Raise Money For Charity

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Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement, a.k.a. Flight of the Conchords, wrote a new song for charity called "Feel Inside (And Stuff Like That)."

CHARITY

Here's Your Chance To Ask Alison Brie, Gillian Jacobs, And Joel McHale About That Foursome Idea

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The Academy of Television Arts And Sciences Foundation is hosting a benefit auction, in which people can win a trip to the "Community" set.

CHARITY

For Just $90,000 You Can Buy Wayne Rooney's Custom Motorcycle

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England and Ukraine will face off against each other at 2:45 ET on ESPN today in a match to determine which of the two teams will advance from Group D at the Euro 2012 tournament.

CHARITY

Cole Hamels Liked Our Terrible Photoshops

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My friends ask me all the time, “Burnsy, why are you always making all of those crazy photoshops and are you ever going to pay us the money you owe.

CHARITY

At Least Some Cubs Fans Are Being Proactive

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The bad news for Chicago Cubs fans is that their team is dead last in the NL Central with a 17-32 record, 11 games behind the first place St.

AUCTIONS

You Can Buy A Day With Brett Favre If You Hate Money And Your Child

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The people behind the website <a href="http://www.charitybuzz.com/">CharityBuzz</a> operate under the philosophy “Do Good, Live Well” and with that one belief, they have helped raise more than $60 million by auctioning off special event packages that involve some of the biggest names in entertainment and sports.

CHARITY

Facebook Wants Your Organs

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OK, OK, it doesn't actually want your organs.

Baseball

Joe Buck Teased A Bunch Of Cubs Fans

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The American Red Cross hosted its <a href="http://wbnq.com/joe-buck-imagines-a-chicago-cubs-world-series-win-video/">annual Evening of the Stars last Thursday in Normal, Illinois,</a> and assuming hosting duties for the evening was none other than Fox Sports’ purveyor of smarmy matter of fact-ness, Joe Buck.

CHARITY

Australia's Stormtrooper Raised More Than $100,000 For Sick Children

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Last year, <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/slideshow/2011/07/stormtrooper-vows-to-conquer-sydney-for-charity/#page/1">we brought you the story of Jacob French</a>, an Australian philanthropist who decided to walk across his country to raise money for the Starlight Foundation, which works with terminally ill children and their families.

adorable things

Adorable 7-Year-Old Gets To Be Batman For A Day

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Kye is a 7-year-old boy from Arlington, Texas, who has a dream of starring in a Batman movie as -- who else.

CHARITY

Capybaras That Look Like Rafael Nadal Is Our New Favorite Tumblr

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On July 14, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are going to play a charity exhibition match at Real Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeau Stadium, as they’ll attempt to break the all-time record for attendance at a tennis match while raising money for the Real Madrid and Rafael Nadal Foundations.

CHARITY

Channing Tatum Saved The Rain Forest By Giving Elton John A Lap Dance

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Last month, we gave you environmentalists the heads up that the Rainforest Foundation, created and run by Sting and his wife, <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2012/03/armageddon-watch-channing-tatum-and-meryl-streep-to-perform-at-carnegie-hall">would be hosting its biannual fundraising concert</a> at Carnegie Hall, with the theme “Songs from the Silver Screen”.

CHARITY

Planned Parenthood Declined A $500,000 Donation From Tucker Max

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When you spend the better part of a decade busting your ass to establish a reputation as the world’s greatest storytelling womanizer, you shouldn’t be too shocked when it sticks with you long after you’d like it to.

CHARITY

Armageddon Watch: Channing Tatum And Meryl Streep To Perform At Carnegie Hall

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For the past 23 years, when not having 37-hour tantric sex sessions, Sting and his wife, Trudie Styler, have been raising awareness for the indigenous people of Central and South American rain forests.

CHARITY

Reggie Bush, Chris Paul, Blake Griffin And People You’ve Never Heard Of Went Bowling

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Chris Paul has missed the last three games with a strained left hamstring, but it’s done little to stop the 8-4 Los Angeles Clippers from at least pacing the first place Los Angeles Lakers (10-5) in the Western Conference Pacific Division.

CHARITY

Elin Nordegren Is Not A Heartless Monster

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Two weeks ago, we mentioned that Tiger Woods’ ex-wife Elin Nordegren (inset, attractive) <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/01/now-you-see-it">had bulldozed her $12 million home</a>, with very little reasoning or explanation other than she didn’t like it.


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