Guest Bio: Joey “CoCo” Diaz is a Cuban-American stand-up comedian and actor. Joey also hosts his own podcast called The Church of What’s Happening Now.
Topics Discussed: Ron White; Gabriel Iglesias helped Joey get on Comedy Central; helping other comics; Ari Shaffir; Kill Tony podcast; Rocky III movie; shadow boxing; positive visualization; marijuana talk; Joe and Eddie Bravo getting high before Jiu Jitsu; competition Jiu Jitsu talk; Shinya Aoki; Vinny Magalhaes vs. Chris Weidman flying armbar video; more Brazilian Jiu Jitsu talk; Sambo; fighting without a cage; Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz fined for throwing water bottles; Nate Diaz vaping CBD oil; amateur gym fights; Floyd Mayweather, Jr. talk; Thomas Henderson; Wanderlei Silva’s suspension by the NSAC; Jose Aldo drug testing incident; Tim Kennedy showers in front of USADA tester; Tim Kennedy pulled a gun on a USADA tester; more talk about the UFC’s testing of its fighters; Joey talks about being on probation; Victor Conte; Pete Rose; Pete Rose tackling guy video; professional athletes gambling; why is gambling illegal; numbers gambling; buying stolen goods from a van; swap meets and flea markets; irregular items; Ross; rollerskating and roller rinks; Joey talks about seeing a guy get hit with a snowball; Joey saw Dracula get beat up; Oakland Raiders fans beat Ravens fan; violent sports fans; drinking at sports events; moving the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas; gladiators; Tony Conigliaro was hit with a baseball; Joe talks again about evolution and the brain increasing in size; stoned ape theory; speed of major league baseball pitchers; throwing like a girl; Stevie Wonder shooting free throws video; Baba Booey throws out first pitch video; Joey’s shoulder issues; Turkish get-ups; jumping rope; talk about exercises; running in sand; Shane Carwin fighting Jason Ellis with one hand video; Shane Carwin is going to fight in Rizin FF; Fedor Emelianenko vs. Fabio Maldonado; Shane Carwin vs. Fedor Emelianenko; fighters taking time off; Georges St-Pierre’s potential return to the UFC; Sugar Ray Leonard vs. Marvin Hagler; Marvin Hagler vs. Tommy Hearns; boxing talk; Dan Henderson vs. Michael Bisping talk; judging fights; watching closed-circuit boxing fights in the past; Frank Bruno; Mike Tyson vs. Frank Bruno; Juan Manuel Lopez fights cornerman; Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Mitrione; more talk about Fedor and his past fights; Minotauro vs. Fedor fight; greatest MMA heavyweight ever talk; Fedor’s losses; Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva; Dan Henderson; sizes of football players; football talk; can football be softened up to make it less brutal; more football talk; Texas junior squats 930 lbs.; sports and science improving people; Russian Olympic athletes stripped of 2008 medals; what if they drug tested comedians; talk about Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump; Joey talks about wanting to grab a girl’s pussy when he was 13; Joe and his friends have said worse things than grabbing a woman’s pussy; Joe talks about a 62-year-old friend who bangs 20-year-olds; why do so many cultures believe in reincarnation; Joey talks about becoming a regular at The Comedy Store; old comedy clubs are like comedy museums; Doug Stanhope talk; how stand-up comedy has changed; more talk about marijuana breath spray; Hilary Duff’s Halloween costume; social justice warriors; cultural appropriation; Rick Bayless accused of cultural appropriation for cooking Mexican food; Celia Netflix show; Joey talks about Cuba; Celia Cruz; Narcos Netflix show; Westworld HBO show; Joey talks about shooting his special for Seeso; doing a comedy special with multiple comedians; talk about Seeso; the future is over the top streaming services.
My Thoughts: Comedy. BJJ. MMA. Baseball. Boxing. Football. More boxing. Politics. More comedy. Four hours long.
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