WTF

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.

WTF

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."

DETROIT

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

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.

NELSON MANDELA

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?

Real Estate

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

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

SMOKE BREAK

A J Dilla-Themed Donut Shop Will Open In Detroit This Fall

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Of all the posthumous tributes to J Dilla, Dilla's Uncle Herm's new Detroit donut shop might be the most appropriate.

j dilla

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

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.

Spotlight

Detroit Is Going To The Dogs. Packs Of Wild, Postal-Worker-Attacking Abandoned Dogs.

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Before we get any further: Detroit's slow trickle down the drain really is sad.

ROBBERIES

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

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.

#COVER SONGS

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."

#ROBOCOP

UPROXX Video: RoboCop Launches A Kickstarter To Save Detroit

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

#kickstarter

RoboCop’s Kickstarter to Save Detroit

The city of Detroit is in a lot of trouble.

#ROBOCOP

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 Detroit's Robocop statue.

NEWS BLOOPERS

Detroit Woman Erupts on News Reporter

Melinda Brown Duncan has a few ideas about how the city of Detroit should be run.

WOLVERINE

Hugh Jackman Meets Wolverines, Chilean Dragon Ball, And Afternoon Links

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Today's afternoon links, featuring Hugh Jackman meeting wolverines at the Detroit Zoo, a LOTR weapon's amazing household uses, and Dragon Ball in Chili.


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