Episode Number: 1141
Episode Guest: Theo Von
Original Airdate: July 5, 2018
Episode Sponsors: Zoom Video Conferencing, Birdwell Beach Britches, Quip
Guest Bio: Theo Von is a stand-up comedian, television personality, host, and actor. Check out his special on Netflix called No Offense and his podcast called This Past Weekend available on Apple Podcasts and YouTube.
Topics Discussed: Social media addiction and the fear of missing out; yelling “help!” in public; other languages look cool when written; English around the world; Asian writing looks like alien writing; infinity and other universes; fires and arsonists; we need to care about each other; it’s hard to tell how crazy people are; what to do when you’re trapped in an elevator; elevator mishap injures CB Dollaway; back/neck injuries; exercises to improve the spine; (they look at pictures of spines); human brains; Mars Attacks! movie; would Joe eat space animals; Joe rants again about people who think meat is unhealthy; superpowers and superheroes; “Bruce” is the stereotypical gay name; The Incredible Hulk TV show; cannibalism; Joe talks about the ketogenic diet; more talk about eating human meat; Joe Versus the Volcano movie; man killed by polar bear in Canada; American woman who killed giraffe; why old animals need to be killed; giraffes are gentle; trophy hunting talk; how hunting is helping the people in Africa; how hunters are helping with animal and land conservation; giraffes fighting; Chris D’Elia; comedians with unique styles; feeling intimidated; Joe talks about interviewing fighters; talk about raccoons; (they watch a video of a raccoon); coyotes; (they watch videos of coyotes fighting); humans fighting lions; humans are slow compared to animals; (1:00:00) how would Joe kill a lion with a sword; Joe tells the story of Steve Rinella and his friends getting attacked by a bear; video of Steve Rinella getting false charged by a bear; guys who keep bears as pets; bestiality; fucking a mountain lion; Chris Ryan’s cat fucking story; early sexual experiences; how people posed for paintings in the past; Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump; Jordan Peterson was on Theo’s podcast; Joe talks about Jordan Peterson; the right vs. the left; immigration talk; people protest ICE as they break up child sex trafficking ring; drugs need to be legalized to stop them from coming into America from Mexico; sticking all your fingers in your butt; Theo talks about doing cocaine; puffy vests; 12 Rules for Life book; more Jordan Peterson talk; Canadian gender-neutral pronoun bill; more gender/transgender talk; let people do what they want if they’re not hurting anyone; New York discrimination laws on gender identity; racism is stupid; origin of man; Theo’s heritage; French people; toxoplasmosis; Robert Sapolsky podcast; suicide grasshoppers brainwashed by parasitic worms; Alien movie; Aliens movie; Brendan Schaub talk; Bakersfield, California; There Will Be Blood movie; death; Theo’s insecurities; Joe talks about being bullied before getting into martial arts; Joe went to school with a murderer; (2:00:00) more talk about being bullied; video of Matt Serra subduing drunk man in Vegas; fear of physical confrontations; Joe thinks everyone should learn martial arts to improve confidence and to accomplish something difficult; all animals pick on the weak; Joe talks about elk and hunting them; elks fucking; dog talk; cleaning up shit; Theo talks about someone shitting in the yard; coyote shit; goose shit; goose talk; having a pond in your yard; more pond talk; isolation tanks; consciousness; 5-MeO-DMT; more talk about psychedelics and introspection; ibogaine; Hamilton Morris podcast; achieving psychedelic states without drugs; yoga; what is your behavior motivated by; meditation; Theo talks about his past cocaine addiction; what made Theo want to get sober; not all drugs are the same; mushrooms; General Butt Naked; poacher killed and eaten by lions in Africa; human-chimp hybrids; Nibiru and Anunnaki; humans fucking aliens; Species movie; Rain Man movie; Riding the Bus with My Sister movie; World Cup TV kiss sparks social media debate in China; men don’t care if women kiss them; Katy Perry kissed a man on American Idol; Theo is going to China; more talk about fighting a lion; Gladiator movie; Joe talks about visiting Rome; watching a guy fight a lion is more exciting than watching a play; what if a country did have live human vs. lion fights; man fights lion to boost Egypt tourism; (3:00:00) more talk about fighting a lion; who in the UFC could fight a lion; video of leopard chasing man down hallway; the toughest man is weak compared to a lion; hunting a raccoon with a knife; video of Kevin Rose throwing a raccoon; more talk about Theo’s insecurities; Joe thinks he should try Brazilian Jiu Jitsu; BJJ talk; talk about The Comedy Store; Netflix executive fired for using racial slur; Theo talks about interviewing Jordan Peterson; men’s/women’s rights activists; Theo got into comedy because he wanted to make his mom laugh; everyone needs to be treated as individuals; getting hit on by an aggressive man; receiving dick pics through social media; no one is perfect; you are not your past; dark arts; masturbation.
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