Guest Bio: Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is a professional mixed martial artist and former professional kickboxer is currently competing in the UFC’s lightweight division.
Topics Discussed: Why he’s in Los Angeles; showing Blake Griffin how to fight; fights in hockey; hockey enforcers; Canadian men; men throughout history; invention of arrows; trebuchet; chewing tobacco; losing a limb; worms can regenerate themselves; landline phones; internet speeds; why he moved from Colorado to New Mexico; Bad Mother Fucker Ranch; building permits; his plans after fighting; Henry “Rude Boy” Smith; cornering fights; Leonard Garcia fights; Cowboy’s Whole Foods fight story; Cowboy’s boat rage story; fighters getting sued by civilians; patent trolls; UFC’s lawsuit; picture of Cowboy balancing an Onnit steel mace on his chin; El Nino, weather, and mother nature; Farmers’ Almanac; Mayan end of world prediction; Y2K; well water; propane heat; cacti and peyote; drugs and pharmaceuticals; DMT; Cerrone’s near-death experience after motocross accident; Donald’s early years fighting; how he lives his life; not playing it safe; surgeries and injuries; fighters pulling out of fights; bringing guys in to train; talking to trolls online; Budweiser and beer; snakebites; Rex Kwon Do American flag pants; Rafiel Torre murder story; lies before the internet; Donald’s losses; Nate Diaz fight; the Diaz brothers; Nick Diaz’s weed punishment; what Donald would do if he couldn’t fight; Conor McGregor; “blow me like a cup of soup” saying; Nick Diaz’s in-cage antics; Nick Diaz vs. Robbie Lawler fight; head games; Nick Diaz vs. Anderson Silva fight; Anderson Silva after losing to Chris Weidman twice; mental strength; the pressure of fighting; how he feels while fighting; getting a mental coach; the flow state; effect of drinking alcohol; how much he drinks; his philosophy of drinking; Donald’s diet; supplements; knees and stem cells; CBD cream; getting high; weed; “two miles as the crow would fly” saying; hiking; Alex Honnold; (Donald goes to the bathroom); gun talk; Talladega and NASCAR; Cerrone driving go-karts; Donald doesn’t think Ronda Rousey is hot; Joe’s personal biases towards fighters while commentating; Joe can sway the opinion of viewers listening/watching a fight; Ronda Rousey vs. Bethe Correia; Ronda Rousey and her mom AnnMaria De Mars; “cunt” term; Aussies; Kyle Noke; fighting friends; Melvin Guillard; getting rocked in a fight; training smart; training and choosing not to train; his busy life; finances and being smart with money; fighters not living up to their potential; the moment of victory; Edson Barboza fight; Paul Felder vs. Edson Barboza fight; Frankie Edgar; Chris Weidman vs. Luke Rockhold; Khabib Nurmagomedov; Anthony Pettis; admiring other fighters; UFC’s 155 lb division; Conor Mcgregor; Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor; (Bryan Callen walks in); never being satisfied; Bryan having sex with a water polo player; Gabi Garcia before and after; picture of Gabi Garcia and Fedor Emelianenko; Fedor’s return to fighting; Donald would fight Fedor; Vladimir Putin getting sued; Russia; Donald’s ranch and creating a family atmosphere; shooting a propane tank to blow it up is a myth; how grenades explode; Chuck Norris; Joe spending time with Chuck Norris; panicking when meeting celebrities; Bryan meeting Al Pacino; Bryan meeting Bruce Springsteen; people getting embarrassed; boat ramp arguments; realtors and couples having arguments about money; materialism; being happy; wearing a cloak; guinea pigs; cats eat people when they die; tortoises.
My Thoughts: This podcast bounces all over the place, but Donald seems like a fun guy to hang out with. Bryan Callen shows up right at the end of the podcast. Get a few ice cold Budweisers and enjoy.
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