DETROIT

How I Set Out To Recap A Chikara Show And Wrote An Invitation To Independent Wrestling Instead

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Danielle Matheson went to the Detroit return of Chikara intending to recap it, but wrote an invitation to indie wrestling instead.

FIRST PITCHES

RoboCop Threw Out The First Pitch For The Detroit Tigers Tonight

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Despite the cancellation of the highly-anticipated statue unveiling, RoboCop still threw out the first pitch for the Detroit Tigers tonight.

DETROIT

The Robocop Statue’s Unveiling Has Been Cancelled

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Looks like we'll have to wait a little longer to see the finished Robocop statue.

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Follow-Up: The Mysterious Death Of The Mummified Woman Found After Six Years Continues To Get Stranger

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That woman found mummified in her garage after six years near Detroit continues to get stranger with new mysteries popping up.

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Woman Found Mummified In Her Garage After Six Years: A Breakdown Of The Craziest Story So Far This Year

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A Detroit area woman is found mummified in her garage after six years. The story gets even more bizarre from there.

#FOOD

A Chef In Detroit Has Made A 10-Course Meal Based On Radiohead’s ‘Kid A’

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For those who like their Thom Yorke served with a side of monkfish, you might be interested in this meal inspired by Radiohead's "Kid A."

BATKID

Detroit Made A Local Boy Police Chief For The Day In A Story That May Restore Your Faith In Humanity

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Detroit made local boy Jayvon Felton the Police Chief for the day. It's every bit as wonderful as you can imagine. Plus, helicopters!

Documentaries

Watch Detroit’s Old Buildings Become Urban Ski Slopes In ‘Tracing Skylines’

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The documentary 'Tracing Skylines' features three pro skiers using some of Detroit's run down buildings as their own urban ski slopes.

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Watch A Detroit TV Station Mistake Alex Rodriguez For Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela passed away. A-Rod did not. Wishful thinking, Detroit?

Rappers

Eminem’s Childhood Home In Detroit Can Be Yours For Just One Dollar

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Eminem's childhood home near Detroit's 8 Mile is currently for sale in an auction with a minimum bid of $1.

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J-Dilla’s Uncle Is Going To Open Up A Detroit Donut Shop Called ‘Dilla’s Delights’

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The highly influential and Detroit born hip-hop producer, who died in 2006, is going to have a gourmet donut store named in his honor. It's going to become a destination for both music and food lovers.

DETROIT

A Guy On Crutches Tried To Break Into Kid Rock’s House. No, Seriously

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A Detroit man was arrested for trying to break into Kid Rock's house using a van and a pair of crutches. Because he was ON CRUTCHES.

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Video: Justin Bieber Covered Eminem's 'Lose Yourself' At His Detroit Show

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At his show in Detroit last night, Justin Bieber performed a lacluster cover of Eminem's "Lose Yourself."

UPROXX Video: RoboCop Launches A Kickstarter To Save Detroit

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Don't worry, Detroit. RoboCop is here to save you.

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RoboCop’s Kickstarter to Save Detroit

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The city of Detroit is in a lot of trouble.

Movies

Attention Citizens Of Detroit: Your Giant Robocop Statue Is Almost Done

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Remember that whole Detroit Robocop statue thing that happened a couple years ago? Well, the statue has actually been built...

#kickstarter

Detroit’s Robocop Statue is Coming Together

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Before there was a Veronica Mars movie and Zach Braff, Kickstarter had <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2011/02/robocop-statue-first-look" target="_blank">Detroit's Robocop statue</a>.


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