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Old 05-26-2011, 11:26 PM
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Default NY Senate Votes 42-18 in Favor of UFC fights

42-18 is a pretty big win for the UFC:

http://sportsshow.comedycentral.com/...ce=twitterfeed
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May 26th 7:06pm by David Breitman

New York Senate Allows People To Start Punching Each Other For Money

America’s most passive aggressive state decided to take its rampant violence off of the streets and into an octagon by allowing the Ultimate Fighting Championship to hold events in the Big Apple.

“I think it’s time to take this sport out of the shadows and into the professional arena,” said Sen. Eric Adams, a Brooklyn Democrat who considers major Las Vegas venues “the shadows.”

So get excited, New York. No more driving to New Jersey in order to watch somebody get a concussion.
For those who want the boring watered down version, go here: http://sports.espn.go.com/extra/mma/...ory?id=6581028
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Old 05-29-2011, 12:06 AM