The Joe Rogan Experience Episode 1079 with Tony Hinchcliffe

Episode Number: 1079
Episode Guest: Tony Hinchcliffe
Original Airdate: February 15, 2018
Episode Sponsors: LegalZoom, Casper, Honey

Guest Bio: Tony Hinchcliffe is a stand-up comedian, writer, and actor. Tony also hosts his own podcast called Kill Tony with Brian Redban, available on Apple Podcasts and YouTube.

Topics Discussed: Jamie’s T-shirt; aliens and UFOs; Bigfoot; Jane Goodall open to idea of existence of Bigfoot; Bondo apes; Planet Earth II documentary series; chimps eat monkeys; how you say something is important; audio of Jane Goodall talking about Bigfoot; Bigfoot footprints; it’s fun to believe in Bigfoot; they’re constantly finding new human species; what if we stuck our head into another dimension; airplanes and the internet are crazier than Bigfoot; state of California sued because it won’t recognize Bigfoot; there’s no evidence of Bigfoot; videos of Bigfoot always look like a man in a suit; Patterson-Gimlin film; Bob Hieronimus; Harry and the Hendersons movie; Bigfoot could exist in the pacific northwest; DB Cooper talk; Tamam Shud case/Mystery of the Somerton Man; Somerton Man linked to Thomas Jefferson; Elizabeth Warren and her Native American heritage; more talk about people believing in Bigfoot; what if Bigfoot is only real when you’re on mushrooms; shooting laser pointers as a kid; movies and laser sights on guns; Tony and his friend had laser gun sights pointed at them by police; Tony knew a cop who said he saw a UFO; scientists closer to creating an invisibility cloak; Black Mirror TV show talk; robot dog that can open doors; fingerprint scanners for doors; technology is moving quickly; drones are robots; more drone talk; Florida shooting and terrorist attack talk; why are mass shootings happening in the United States; AR-15 gun; should armed guards be at schools; the government couldn’t take back all the guns in the United States; St. Cloud, Minnesota mall attack; we have to figure out the mass shootings problem; there are more guns in the US than people; what to do if someone points a gun at you; people don’t value other people; mass shooters and depression/mental health issues; killing a child is one of the worst things someone could do; we’re becoming desensitized to mass murders; Sutherland Springs church shooting; someone wanted to bring a concealed gun to Tony’s show; concealed gun permits; (1:00:00) elevator accidents; living in the penthouse of a giant building; guys who are rich enough to travel everywhere by helicopter; NBC paid for Matt Lauer’s helicopter rides to the Hamptons; capitalism and rich people; The Jinx documentary series; Foxcatcher movie; Mark Schultz vs. Gary Goodridge UFC fight; Jordan Burroughs; Joe thinks wrestling is the most important aspect of MMA; talk about MMA fighters with great wrestling; Yoel Romero highlights video; Yoel Romero talk continues; Joe’s MMA podcast with Matt Brown; Robert “Bobby Knuckles” Whittaker; Yoel’s MMA record; Yoel’s “stoolgate” incident while fighting Tim Kennedy; Yoel is coming on Joe’s MMA podcast with Joey Diaz translating; Herschel Walker; Brock Lesnar punched a wrestler during Royal Rumble; talk about Brock Lesnar’s insane athleticism; Brock Lesnar’s NFL combine results: 283 lbs., ran a 4.65 40, had a vertical jump of 35 inches, a standing long jump of 10 feet, and was able to bench 225 lbs at 30 reps; talk about NFL kickers and kicking in the NFL; NFL is very strategic and like chess; NFL/MMA and head trauma; you can get a concussion from a hit to the body; Tony talks about a bad concussion he suffered during wrestling; NFL player has regained feeling in legs after spinal injury during game; athletes only have a brief window to compete; will the NFL change to reduce injury, and how; was the NFL safer without helmets; Ian Edwards tried to get Joe into soccer; Joe thinks he could get into wrestling before soccer; Tony talks about seeing Ric Flair; Joe talks about the old wrestlers that he used to like; figure-four grappling hold; Joe rants about how easy it would be to get out of a figure-four; you can tap out in the WWE; camel clutch wrestling hold; mandible claw; Tony went to the Royal Rumble recently; Joe says he doesn’t have time for wrestling; Tony’s puns; Tony thinks he saw a ghost at The Comedy Store and talks about it; (2:00:00) Joe tries to debunk Tony’s ghost sighting and blames it on dust; humanity is crazy; words that aren’t cool to say anymore/cool to say today; Vikings TV show; Tony hates cold weather and couldn’t have been a viking; furry pajamas; men who get upset at Wonder Woman and white people upset about Black Panther; are we more divided than we ever were before; Blade movie; white people purposely staying away from Black Panther to let black people enjoy it without white people around; are people more racist today; Elon Musk is from South Africa; Joe keeps rambling about racism and tribalism; Tony’s family is Italian; Italian food isn’t the same in California compared to the east coast; California has better Mexican food; Katz’s Delicatessen; Carnegie Deli; Canters Deli; more talk about Jewish delis; Joe talks again about doing Game Show in My Head and having people make up stories about seeing UFOs; more talk about Tony’s ghost sighting at The Comedy Store; more talk about The Comedy Store and Mitzi Shore; guys don’t wear rubies; wearing lipstick on stage; Gucci Mane; Tony explains Migos to Joe; Bitcoin and cryptocurrency fanatics; $170 million Nano coin loss; Joe talks about Tony creating Golden Pony Dollars; a celebrity could come out with their own cryptocurrency; talk about using cryptocurrency to pay people for creating content; the tax system is messed up; talk about the possibility of voting online; Tony talks about taking a traffic school test; celebrities endorsing celebrities; Kanye West talk; we can’t let popular people rule the country; there should be a test for becoming president; Trump University; will Trump run again; Trump is in the WWE Hall of Fame; Stone Cold Steve Austin gave Trump a Stunner video; Joe debunks the effectiveness of wrestling moves; (3:00:00) Shane McMahon jumping off the cage onto a table video; accidents during the Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark Broadway musical.


Movies Mentioned

These are the movies that were mentioned and/or recommended during this episode:

Harry And The Hendersons
Universal Pictures (11/11/2013) - Prime Video, PG (Parental Guidance Suggested) - Running time: 111 minutes - Don Ameche, John Lithgow, Melinda Dillon, Margaret Langrick, David Suchet
Available on Amazon Video
Foxcatcher
Sony Pictures Classics (12/16/2014) - Prime Video, R (Restricted) - Running time: 134 minutes - Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo, Steve Carell, Anthony Michael Hall, Vanessa Redgrave
Available on Amazon Video
Wonder Woman
Warner Bros.Warner Home Video (08/28/2017) - Prime Video, PG-13 (Parents Strongly Cautioned) - Running time: 141 minutes - Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Connie Nielsen, Lucy Davis
Available on Amazon Video
Blade (1998)
New LineWarner Bros. (07/01/2008) - Prime Video, R (Restricted) - Running time: 120 minutes - Wesley Snipes, Stephen Dorff, Kris Kristofferson, N'Bushe Wright, Donal Logue
Available on Amazon Video

Last update on 2018-12-15. The above items contain Amazon affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on them. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API.


TV Shows Mentioned

These are the TV shows that were mentioned and/or recommended during this episode:

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Planet Earth II
BBC Home Entertainment (03/28/2017) - Blu-ray, NR (Not Rated) - Running time: 360 minutes - n/a
$44.95 - $29.96 $14.99
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The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
HBO (09/15/2015) - DVD, NR (Not Rated) - Running time: 360 minutes - Various
$19.98 - $6.99 $12.99
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Vikings: Season 1
20th Century Fox (10/15/2013) - DVD, NR (Not Rated) - Running time: 398 minutes - Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Jessalyn Gilsig, Gabriel Byrne, Clive Standen
$12.99 - $3.00 $9.99

Last update on 2018-12-15. The above items contain Amazon affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on them. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API.


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