Guest Bio: Brendan Schaub is a mixed martial artist and also a former college and professional football player. He hosts a podcast with Bryan Callen called The Fighter and the Kid, available on iTunes.
Topics Discussed: The Fighter and the Kid Roots of Fight T-shirt; fourth of July in Venice; overpopulation; it’s more relaxing when you’re isolated; winter; real estate in Venice; where Joe has lived in California; living around too many people; starting conversations with strangers; Mike Pyle; Rafael dos Anjos vs. Eddie Alvarez; Michael Chandler; Matt Mitrione; Jon Jones talk; Demetrious Johnson talk; Jon Jones vs. Ovince Saint Preux; Diego Sanchez talk; Klitschko brothers; Brock Lesnar talk; Joe breaks down how Brock Lesnar came to return to the UFC; Brock Lesnar vs. Mark Hunt; Alistair Overeem talk; single-night tournaments; more Brock talk; Frank Mir talk; aging fighters and reduced testosterone; there are no young heavyweights; Stipe Miocic vs. Alistair Overeem talk; UFC 200 talk; Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones talk; more Lesnar vs. Hunt talk; Cain Velasquez vs. Travis Browne talk; best heavyweight ever; Fabricio Werdum vs. Stipe Miocic; Miesha Tate vs. Amanda Nunes talk; Julie Kedzie vs. Miesha Tate video; Cat Zingano; Dominick Cruz; Miesha Tate vs. Ronda Rousey rematch; Ronda Rousey talk; Cris “Cyborg” Justino; actors losing a lot of weight for movie roles; Jean-Claude Van Damme talk; kickboxing organizations; so-called “world champions”; talent in other organizations outside of the UFC; talk about Bellator; Sage Northcutt; Bryan Barberena; TJ Dillashaw vs. Raphael Assuncao; fighters on UFC 200 who need wins; Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar; Johny Hendricks vs. Kelvin Gastelum; Johny Hendricks talk; Blackzilians talk; American Kickboxing Academy (AKA) talk; American Top Team talk; Tristar talk; fighters and athletes retiring; Aldo vs. Edgar talk; Jim Miller vs. Takanori Gomi; Cat Zingano vs. Julianna Pena; Bryan Callen tried to grapple Cat Zingano; Cat Zingano talk; UFC Fight Pass talk; TJ Dillashaw talk; John Dodson; TJ Dillashaw vs. Urijah Faber; UFC performance bonuses; Brendan talks about not getting a performance bonus; more Dillashaw vs. Assuncao talk; which fighters are locks to win at UFC 200; more Aldo vs. Edgar talk; Gray Maynard talk; TJ Grant talk; Cerzar Ferreira; Todd Duffee vs. Frank Mir; Jorge Masvidal; Bodog Fight; Calvin Ayre; Kevin Trudeau; Matt Lindland vs. Fedor Emelianenko; rich guys want to be famous; more Bodog Fight talk; talk about the UFC sale; talk about a fighters union; the UFC/Reebok deal; Ian Edwards is trying to get Joe into soccer; marijuana breath spray; Brendan would eat edibles to go to sleep; edibles don’t affect Jamie; eating a Tums before taking an edible; Joe’s mom got ID’ed in Colorado while trying to buy marijuana; talk about marijuana legalization in states throughout America; Colorado is full of losers now that pot is legal there; pursuing goals makes you feel better; putting down people who are successful; Kevin Hart’s Nike shoes; Kevin Hart talk; haters; Joe Schilling talk; Kevin Ross; talk about Bellator; names of MMA organizations; Pride FC talk; Phil Baroni talk; Alexander Emelianenko talk; Ryan Jimmo’s death; road rage talk; Burt Watson; Jacob “Stitch” Duran.
My Thoughts: Lots of fight talk with a bit of other stuff.
Podcast Video: Below is a video of The Joe Rogan Experience podcast episode #819 available for streaming via YouTube.
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