Episode Number: 777
Episode Guest: Brian Redban
Original Airdate: March 25, 2016
Episode Sponsors: MeUndies, Dollar Shave Club, Squarespace, Onnit
Guest Bio: Brian Redban is a comedian and the founder of the Deathsquad podcast network. Check out his newest podcast called What Brian Redban Do at Deathsquad.tv and on iTunes.
Topics Discussed: Microsoft’s AI Twitter bot became racist; what kids are exposed to on the internet; things becoming issues because of the internet; Renee Richards transgender tennis player; there should be transgender leagues for athletes; Serena Williams avoided a drug test by locking herself in a panic room; USADA drug testing of athletes; athletes take steroids because everyone else does; Daniel O’Donnell (Rosie O’Donnell’s brother) called MMA “gay porn”; Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor; Diaz vs. McGregor rematch; the Diaz brothers are giant stars; Ronda Rousey in body paint in Sports Illustrated; guys can’t pose nude in body paint; Katt Williams fights a teenager video; no one thought sleeper holds were real until the UFC; chokes; Matt Hughes and farm strength; Mark Schultz; ABC Wide World of Sports; virtual reality pool game; Joe is in the UFC 2 video game; the uncanny valley; George W. Bush video manipulation technology; Ronald Reagan remix video; Richard Gere gerbil urban legend; Scientology; Scientology stalking squad; The Landmark Forum; Tony Robbins; man wears fox hat for DMV photo; fencer who competes in hijab; religious tolerance; you’re only allowed to make fun of Christians; Hulk Hogan wore a du rag to court; Hulk Hogan vs. Gawker trial; The Game dick pics; there’s more humor and funny people today than ever before; Eddie Bravo writing comedy; bowling seems easy but isn’t; it’s not easy to be funny in front of an audience; Eddie Bravo is funny teaching his Jiu Jitsu classes; cloud seeding; cloud seeding in Abu Dhabi; chemtrails and contrails; aluminum is in everything; Joe talks about testing water for aluminum on Joe Rogan Questions Everything; contrails; conspiracy theories; people who live near an airport breathe in jet fuel; people think the planes that hit the World Trade Center buildings on 9/11 were holograms; soon video evidence won’t be enough; Magic Leap; we have no idea how good technology actually is; Jurassic World movie and its special effects; The Climb virtual reality game; James L. Kingston videos; Alex Honnold; careless drivers; Joe talks about a woman driving while using a cell phone; Ted Cruz affair allegations; Jimmy Kimmel and Hillary Clinton “mansplaining” video; Bernie Sanders; Donald Trump; you’re lucky if you were born in America; Donald Trump’s thoughts on immigrants; Gary Johnson; being president requires so much; smart watches; Brian doesn’t listen to podcasts; podcasts Joe listens to; Joe puts down his phone when he drives; more driving while looking at your phone talk; Fitbits; Beats headphones; waterproof electronics; Android phones vs. iPhones; Android fragmentation; Google’s Nexus phones; Google’s Project Fi; T-Mobile Binge On video streaming; Netflix throttles video; Apple TV; cell phone data usage and plans; Android phones vs. iPhones; smartphone camera shootout: Samsung Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6S Plus; cell phone camera talk; Chromecast, Fire TV Stick, and sending video from your phone to a TV; Amazon Prime one-click ordering; flushable wipes; advanced smart toilets; UFC returning to Japan; MMA is legalized in New York; Dolphins: Spy in the Pod documentary; SeaWorld ends captive breeding of whales; intelligence of dolphins and whales; Radiolab “Hello” podcast; John C. Lilly; lady who would jerk off her pet dolphins; John Lilly’s drug use; ketamine; Altered States movie; we are ashamed of our sexuality; sensory deprivation tanks; Float Lab isolation tanks; Zero Gravity isolation tanks; isolation tank talk; listening to music in the isolation tank; cryotherapy; Jamie did cryotherapy; cryotherapy talk; how cryotherapy affects the body; ice baths vs. cryotherapy; epinephrine; Dr. Rhonda Patrick; people who make Joe feel stupid; Amit Goswami; Brian Cox; intelligence of physicists; string theory; humans and ego problems; John Anthony West; Magical Egypt documentary series; the Sphinx; more Egypt talk and the age of Egypt; hashtags; Brian is voting for Bernie Sanders; Larry David as Bernie Sanders; Garry Shandling’s death; Burt Reynolds; Burt Reynolds on Fast n’ Loud TV show; movie stars who stop making movies; David Letterman grew a beard and shaved his head; Brian and Joe were sick; give your body a break when you’re sick; Zika virus; Samoans; is Zac Efron on steroids while shooting the Baywatch movie with The Rock; guys taking testosterone; David Hasselhoff; Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson; is The Rock on testosterone or HGH; when to take testosterone; Joe talks about sugar again; old guys who powerlift; Arnold Classic over 60 bodybuilders video.
My Thoughts: Lots of technology talk, specifically about iPhones, Android phones, and cell phone plans. A little political talk. Bounces around from topic to topic. Jamie talks more than he ever has before.
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