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A Russian Man Paid $1.5 Million For A Trip To Space With Leonardo DiCaprio

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A Russian businessman was a big bidder at the Cannes amfAR benefit auction, as he paid $1.5 million for a ride on Virgin Galactic with Leonardo DiCaprio.

#FLORIDA

A Florida Woman Named Ashley Burns Won Big On 'Wheel Of Fortune'

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After winning $23,000 on Wheel of Fortune, a Florida woman with a very familiar name used a watch party to raise money for charity.

#KATE UPTON

Meet The Bro Who Is Dragging A Giant Pair Of Boobs Across Antarctica For Charity

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Antarctica is suddenly becoming a hot spot for giant breasts, as it started with <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/02/important-late-breaking-news-kate-upton-looks-nice-on-the-new-sports-illustrated-swimsuit-issue-cover">Kate Upton and Sports Illustrated taking a trip to the South Pole to shoot the cover of this year’s Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue</a> and will continue with one man’s strange-but-awesome quest to break a world record.

the price is right

The Charles Barkley Price Is Right Appearance, Or “What The Hell Happened To The Price Is Right”

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Charles Barkley showed up as part of 'The Price Is Right's' second-annual "Celebrity Charity Week" alongside such luminaries as Demi Lovato and two of the four dudes from 98 Degrees, and while it's cool to 1) be on 'The Price Is Right' and 2) win money for charity, what the hell is going on with 'The Price Is Right.

thank you

Thanks To Our Wonderful UPROXX Readers, $10,000 Has Been Donated To Worthy Causes

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You may recall shortly before Christmas we asked you guys to pledge to go out and do some good in the world. Well, thanks to you, $10K is going to charity.

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Watch This Video On The Roots Of Music. It’s Important.

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So what are you waiting for? Click the dang Roots Of Music video thing! It's important!!!

TV

Shane Battier Versus The Theme To 'The Love Boat.' Who Ya Got?

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With Leather has never been an overwhelmingly pro-Miami Heat type of site.

#Christmas

Operation Christmas Drop

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For more than 60 years, U.

#Christmas

Help us raise $10K for charity

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Like probably a lot of people, I feel like I need the occasional good deed to really purify my soul and justify my being an unapologetic jerk most of the rest of the time.

the holidays

Donate Some Of Your Time And Help Us Raise $10K For Charity, Won’t You?

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As you guys may have noticed, it's "that time of year." So we here at UPROXX are teaming with Guinness Generous Ale to raise money for a good cause.

#Christmas

Happy Holidays From The LadyCats, The Best Thing About The Charlotte Bobcats

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Continuing with my theme of “Hey, here’s some good news, let’s talk about this.

snowboarding

The Most Important Thing You’ll Read About Today: Shaun White Got A Haircut

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If there's one thing I've learned from being the editor-in-chief of a sports comedy blog, it's that dating a supermodel can be rough on your hair.

WAKE FOREST DEMON DEACONS

Chris Paul Is Feeling The Holiday Spirit

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The other day, I noticed someone on my Twitter feed complaining that it’s not ESPN’s and cable news’ fault that all we want is bad news and controversy reported to us.

SUDAN

Size Always Mattered: A Definitive Gallery Of The NBA’s Tallest Humanitarian Manute Bol

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Last week, when we discovered Old Spice’s amazing video game, <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/11/say-goodbye-to-the-rest-of-your-week-heres-a-dikembe-mutombo-video-game">Dikembe Mutombo’s 4 ½ Weeks to Save the World</a>, and once I was done playing it for 72 hours (catch the damn ballots, you morons.

#Christmas

Andre Johnson > Santa Claus

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Earlier this season, there were fantasy football reports across the major sites that included a rather depressing update about Houston Texans receiver Andre Johnson.

#Viral Videos

Must Watch Video: Kenyan Orphans Reenacted The 1987 Eastern Conference Finals

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The Boston Celtics lost the 1987 NBA Finals to the Los Angeles Lakers in 6 games, but basketball purists and diehard fans will probably tell you that the Eastern Conference Finals between the Celtics and the Detroit Pistons was the real highlight of the playoffs that year.

TAY STEVENS

Could A Charity Game End The NHL Lockout?

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Not like they really needed it, but we can add yet another reason to support the NHL players as we enter Day 70 of the NHL lockout – they’re good human beings.

#THANKSGIVING

The Oklahoma City Thunder Traded Their Free Time To People In Need

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I don’t know what it is about NBA players that makes them so much more fun to criticize and make fun of than other pro sports stars.

STING THE MUSICIAN NOT THE WRESTLER

Sting’s Indestructible Soccer Balls Will Pave The Way For More Camouflage Bentleys

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In 2006, inventor and songwriter Tim Jahnigen was watching a CNN documentary about kids in Darfur who were using balls of trash to play soccer because the balls they use are always quickly destroyed, and that gave him an idea – “I’m going to make a soccer ball that can’t be destroyed.


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