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Episode Guest: Brendan Schaub, Bryan Callen, and Eddie Bravo
Original Airdate: February 6, 2016
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Guest Bio: Brendan Schaub is a retired UFC fighter and a former semi-professional football player. Bryan Callen is an actor and stand-up comedian. Brendan and Bryan together host the podcast The Fighter and the Kid. Eddie Bravo is a Jiu Jitsu black belt and owner of 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu. He is also a music producer, author, and podcaster.
Topics Discussed: Bryan’s son wants to chop down a tree; types of gay men; Joe was approached by a gay couple after a show; not all gay guys have anal sex; Mike Pyle is 40 and still fighting; Jake Shields loves Asian girls and is good with women; Alan Jouban is a fighter and male model; girls like guys who take chances; the guys rank Brendan’s looks out of 10; Alan Jouban vs. Albert Tumenov; guys with one-shot KO power; Albert Tumenov vs. Lorenz Larkin; Ben Henderson fighting in Bellator; Alpha Brain Instant; Kyle Kingsbury; fighters who kill someone in the ring; Ray “Boom Boom” Mancini; fighters who are trained by their fathers; Sage Northcutt; Mike Pyle fought “Rampage” Jackson in his first pro fight; new TRT testing; Fabricio Werdum vs. Stipe Miocic and Fabricio’s injuries; refs stopping fights late; Luke Rockhold vs. Chris Weidman; people want to see violent fights; Edson Barboza’s kicks; wheel kicks; Stephen Thompson vs. Jake Ellenberger; spinning moves; learning spinning techniques early; Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson; control on the top; Cain Velasquez’s back surgery; bulging discs; Joe’s back issues; fights to make in the heavyweight division; Cain Velasquez 200 lb. kettlebell video; Jake Shields’ injuries; Jake Shields’ contract issues in World Series of Fighting; Rousimar Palhares stripped of WSOF title; Rousimar Palhares vs. Garry Tonon; Dean Lister; John Danaher; Dave Terrell; Joe Soto; Josh Barnett vs. Ben Rothwell; Stipe Miocic; Mickey Gall vs. CM Punk; Anthony “Rumble” Johnson vs. Jon Jones; Stefan Struve; there are no 7-foot tall grandpas; do you want to live past 80 years old; Ryan Bader vs. Anthony Johnson; potential fights for Jon Jones; fear makes men pussies; Joe doing cardio; Eddie swimming to train for his Metamoris fight; Joesph Benavidez moving to Team MusclePharm; Justin Scoggins; Tarec Saffiedine; Jean-Claude Van Damme’s reality show Behind Closed Doors; JCVD’s wealth; Bryan Callen knows his wine; (Bryan tries on Barbell Jeans); (Bryan tries spinning kicks in Barbell Jeans); (Joe shows Bryan how to throw a spinning kick); (Eddie and Brendan talk about Joe’s ass); paying someone to let you beat them up; body kicks; Bas Rutten‘s kicks; Pedro Rizzo‘s kicks; Shane Carwin‘s kicks; Miesha Tate; hottest female MMA fighters; Holly Holm‘s KO of Ronda Rousey; Miesha Tate vs. Holly Holm; Patrick Cummins; Lyoto Machida vs. Dan Henderson; Ovince Saint Preux vs. Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante; Uriah Hall vs. Gegard Mousasi; Thales Leites; Carlos Condit’s movement coach Erwan Le Corre; movement coaches; prejudices against yoga; Rickson Gracie; Ido Portal; breakdancing and footwork; Bryan took ballet dancing; dumbbell lunges; The Book of Five Rings book; Alan Jouban vs. Rickson Gracie; getting great at something improves other areas of your life; doing someone that scares you; the four guys discuss getting a big house where they can all live together; Michael Bisping vs. Anderson Silva; Nick Diaz; the scorpion and the frog; wolves in fairy tales; cannibalism; Steve Rinella‘s Native American stories; what part of a person’s body would you eat first; in wolf packs, the alpha eats the liver; Living with Wolves documentary; Bart the bear; Wildest India TV show; tigers have killed hundreds of thousands of people; Man-Eaters of Kumaon book; Roy Nelson; Roy Nelson’s knockouts; Jared Rosholt; Brock Lesnar; Brock’s wife Rena “Sable” Greek; Gabi Garcia; Sulo the Bearman; Mask movie; Powder movie and NAMBLA; Barry Crimmins and Call Me Lucky documentary; “Victor Salva Loves Terrorizing Semi-Naked Youths” article; Roy Nelson vs. Andrei Arlovski; Kimura lock; types of chokes; Nick Pace’s new submission; Conor McGregor vs. Rafael dos Anjos; will Conor McGregor start his own fight promotion; Georges St-Pierre; BJ Penn training with Greg Jackson; Matt Hume; Firas Zahabi; Firas training Georges; Johny Hendricks; Francis Ngannou; Joe Silva; where would Brendan train today if he was still fighting; MusclePharm Gym; Stephen Thompson vs. Johny Hendricks; Chuck Norris’ World Combat League; potential fights for Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson; Bryan Callen’s wine knowledge; Maynard James Kennan‘s wine business; Stephen Thompson vs. Robbie Lawler; Tyron Woodley; Stephen Thompson’s movement and kicks.
My Thoughts: Lots of MMA talk. Lots of movement talk. Funny stuff, too. Good podcast.
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