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 available on iTunes and Stitcher. Eddie Bravo is a Jiu Jitsu black belt and owner of 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu. He is also a music producer, author, and podcaster. Brendan Schaub is a retired UFC fighter, former semi-professional football player, and co-host of The Fighter and the Kid podcast.
Topics Discussed: Joe’s diarrhea; European diseases killed 90% of Native Americans; Ronda Rousey vs. Amanda Nunes talk; TJ Dillashaw vs. John Lineker talk; Dominick Cruz vs. Cody Garbrandt talk; Gerald Strebendt; head coaches; Joey relates comedy to fighting; Anderson Silva; Demian Maia; Tyron Woodley; Tyron Woodley vs. Michael Bisping rumor; Anderson Silva vs. Michael Bisping video and talk; Michael Bisping talk; Luke Rockhold vs. Michael Bisping talk; Jason Parillo; Anthony Pettis talk; Rafael dos Anjos talk; movement coaches; Conor McGregor is the only star the UFC has now; (1:00:00) Cat Zingano; Cat Zingano’s scream video; Tonya Evinger; Germaine de Randamie vs. Holly Holm talk; women’s bantamweight division talk; Conor is the biggest star in the UFC; Trump tweets about Ronda Rousey; Brandon Thatch talk; Leister Bowling retiring; MMA coach talk; what happened to Travis Browne; more Ronda vs. Nunes talk; Joey talks about getting beat up by a gay guy; fighters with weird natural power; developing power; Joseph “Bazooka Joe” Valtellini kicking pads video; throwing a fastball; Herschel Walker; Gabi Garcia Rizin fight video; Joe talks about watching a bestiality video; Faces of Death movies; Joe talks about why eating monkey brains is bad; Joey eats cow brains; mad cow disease; neanderthals ate brains; ancient Egypt and drills; cannibalism; marinating meat; Kron Gracie vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri talk; Crocop winning Rizin grand prix; Jake Shields vs. Jon Fitch talk; (2:00:00) more Kron Gracie vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri talk; Rizin’s popularity; Cris “Cyborg” Justino’s positive drug test; Cyborg deadlifting video; more Cyborg talk; Ronda’s mom’s blog post about her loss; more Ronda losing talk; Mike Tyson’s boxing losses; Terry Etim’s loss to Edson Barboza; the UFC needs to make big fights and needs guys who can sell Pay-Per-Views; Nick Diaz vs. Conor McGregor potential fight talk; Nate Diaz wants $20 million to fight; will Brock Lesnar return to the UFC; Mark Lesnar vs. Mark Hunt talk; who Conor will fight next; lightweight division potential fights talk; Conor McGregor vs. Tyron Woodley altercation video; more Khabib Nurmagomedov, Tony Ferguson, Conor McGregor, and UFC lightweight talk; Lorenz Larkin talk; Lorenz Larkin vs. Neil Magny video; oblique kicks; talk about Bellator; Cain Velasquez pulled from UFC 207; Jon Jones’ return; ring rust; (3:00:00) BJ Penn vs. Yair Rodriguez talk; edible marijuana talk; marijuana legalization and edible potency; legality of psilocybin; the pharmaceutical industry and marijuana; cigarette companies and legalized marijuana; presidents not fulfilling their promises; Tom Segura and Bert Kreischer’s weight loss challenge; online trolls and haters.
My Thoughts: Surprisingly, this episode sticks almost entirely to MMA. Joey Diaz really doesn’t chime in that often and is mostly silent. Marijuana talk towards the end.
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