#ROBOCOP

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.

#ROBOCOP

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.

Tech N9ne

#IndependentGrind Tour: Tech N9ne, Freddie Gibbs & Jarren Benton Burn Down Detroit

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Find out why attendance is mandatory, when the Independent Grind tour is in town.

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?

#Eminem

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.


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