The Joe Rogan Experience Episode 960 with Steve-O

Episode Number: 960
Episode Guest: Steve-O
Original Airdate: May 15, 2017
Episode Sponsors: LegalZoom, Dollar Shave Club, Onnit, Caveman Coffee

Guest Bio: Steve-O is a stunt performer, stand-up comedian, clown, actor, producer, author, and television personality.

Topics Discussed: Steve went to the edge of the earth’s atmosphere in a fighter jet; Joe talks about flying in a fighter jet; talk about doing the Wildboyz TV show; getting hookers for the Wildboyz show; he had to tell his girlfriend he’s slept with prostitutes; he got a lot of good feedback from going on Joe’s podcast; Wildboyz was more dangerous than Jackass; talk about playing with lions in a zebra suit; Steve thinks Jay Leno is weird and condescending; Joe talks about how Leno changed after getting The Tonight Show; more talk about Leno; late-night shows suck; Stephen Colbert calling Trump a “cock holster”; singer of Megadeth is very religious; time passes quicker as you age; Steve thinks God hates humans; aging; Kathleen Turner; Steve went to high school in London, England and lived in five different countries; his dad was the president of Pepsi in Brazil; his relationship with his parents; more talk about his childhood; his dad was a tobacco CEO and president of Nabisco; cigarette companies are making more money than ever; cigarette packages in Australia; Steve smoked for 17 years; he fucked up his lungs from doing whippets; he was hallucinating and hearing voices; smoking weed changes your feelings about the world; mushrooms and introspection; Joe thinks weed makes you a better person; Joe gets high from yoga; (Steve takes a piss); Al Madrigal is mad that people like Steve-O do stand-up comedy after having a successful career doing something else; Steve got his dick sucked by a guy; Dr. Drew thinks there’s no such thing as a hermaphrodite; Dr. Drew got fired from CNN for speculating about Hillary Clinton’s health; Steve choked out by Tim Kennedy; Alzheimer’s disease; concussions; Steve doing WWE wrestling and getting concussed video; wrestling is a difficult job; (1:00:00) Steve talks more about his concussions; Steve suffers from fatigue; low testosterone and brain damage; Steve is in good shape despite his many injuries; Joe is skeptical of chiropractors; Steve has sleep apnea; food and healthy fats; how the sugar industry shifted the blame to fat; trans fats to be illegal; Steve talks about meeting and seeing Motley Crue in Toronto when he was 13; picture of young Steve-O with Motley Crue; luck is when preparation meets opportunity; Steve talks about starting stand-up comedy in 2010; Al Madrigal shit on Steve-O back in 2010 while on stage and Steve was in the audience; Al confronted him about doing stand-up; Al recently called Steve-O a douche on Twitter; more talk about Al Madrigal; Joe says he would have smacked Al Madrigal if he confronted him about doing stand-up; Joe thinks that everyone who wants to do stand-up should do it; Brendan Schaub is doing good at stand-up; more talk about doing stand-up and bombing; Steve is sober now and does comedy instead of drinking; Dane Cook helped Steve with his stand-up; intersex people; Steve tells a story about swallowing a condom of weed and getting arrested for drug smuggling; video of Steve trying to swallow a condom of drugs; more talk about swallowing condoms of drugs before travelling to foreign countries and shitting them out; addiction; Amy Winehouse’s deathAmy documentary; female singers who aren’t hot; Bow Wow lying about taking a private plane; Steve rants about crime in San Francisco; San Francisco real estate; tech money; Steve’s special; working on his new special; more talk about people born with both genitals; (Joe wants to see pictures of double vaginas and double penises); dick splitting; dick replacement surgery; John Bobbitt; Sharon Osbourne laughs at man who got his dick cut off; talk about women in the UFC; Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Jessica Penne fight; Joe is getting Steve tickets to the Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones fight; Ronda Rousey not shaking her opponents’ hands before a fight; Dustin Poirier vs. Eddie Alvarez fight talk; fighters showing respect to each other after a fight; comedians who want to be the only person who’s funny; Ian Edwards talk; (2:00:00) The Hurt Business documentary; most MMA fighters and boxers don’t make a lot of money; Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather, Jr. talk; Joe will watch the fight at home; talk about McGregor’s power; Floyd’s elusiveness; Floyd Mayweather, Jr. defensive highlights video; more Floyd talk; Anthony “Rumble” Johnson retiring; Joe says the UFC empties the cans of Monster energy drink at press conferences now; Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier at recent UFC press conference; Jon Jones talk; Cody Garbrandt back injury; Dominick Cruz vs. Cody Garbrandt talk; Johnny Knoxville is filming a movie in South Africa; South Africa talk; Joe wants to go to Africa but is scared of malaria; malaria medication; dirty drinking water; tour schedules; Bert Kreischer isn’t doing TV anymore; balancing stand-up comedy with family; touring is hard; exercise and meditation; more Al Madrigal talk; Salt Lake City, Utah.

My Thoughts: Lots of comedy discussion, some MMA conversation, and lots of boxing talk at the end.

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