Dana White

#41: Free Nick Diaz! Plus Exclusive Interview with BJJ Icon Ryron Gracie

UFC Vet Nick Diaz was suspended from fighting for 5 years due to weed in his system. Meanwhile fighters who have cocaine and steroids got slapped on the wrist. #FreeNickDiaz

UFC Vet Nick Diaz was suspended from fighting for 5 years due to weed in his system. Meanwhile fighters who have cocaine and steroids got slapped on the wrist. #FreeNickDiaz

Ryron Gracie, Adisa Banjoko and Ralston Gracie at new HHCF HQ 

Ryron Gracie, Adisa Banjoko and Ralston Gracie at new HHCF HQ 

What was the NSAC thinking when they suspended UFC fighter Nick Diaz for weed? Nobody knows. They must be nuts. That's why I called them the nuts sac. After that, we were lucky enough to talk to Ryron Gracie at the HHCF HQ in Fremont, CA. In this interview we talk about jiu-jitsu and a tool for non-violence, bullying, and what sets Ronda Rousey apart from her competition.This is a good one. Buckle up!!!  

Zumbi from Zion I Talks Hip-Hop, Tai Chi, UFC and more!

Zumbi from the rap crew Zion I is one of the best rappers living in the bay today. Their dope beats and positive, fun, wise lyrics have taken them across the globe. Along his travels Zumbi has studied deeply, the art of Ta Chi, Buddhism and African Traditional spirituality. We specifically talk about Zion I's 2012 Shadowboxing release and where he was at psychologically and philosophically. 

In this episode we talk about the impact of those studies on his art, the general state of Hip-Hop and how it impacts race relations in America . We also talk about the impact of Kung-Fu films affected so many in the Hip-Hop community (especially Black men) Plus we talk about race in the UFC, Jonnny "Bones" Jones cocaine situation and what that means for the UFC. 

From there we talk about everything from pros and cons of the vegan lifestyle,  as well as other health and diet methods. Zumbi also shares his favorite Kung-fu films as well as his thoughts on Bobby Shmurda and the impact of mainstream radio on young minds.

It goes down heavy in this episode. So if you are super sensitive and can't deal with the real go somewhere else. This is BC where its our job to make sure you #LearnSomethingNew 

UFC 182: The Superior Strategy of Jon Jones + Interview with D'Juan Owens, Dr. Peter Goldman and Carley Gracie

Jonny "Bones" Jones gave a dominating performance in UFC 182. Cormier came in with everything he had. He had moments of immense power, and he did real damage. But it simply was not enough. In this episode we look at some of the tactical and psychological elements of his strategy to remain unbroken.

Jon Jones remains unbroken.

Jon Jones remains unbroken.

 

Then we talk to MMA fighter D'Juan "Dirty South" Owens. This man is a living archetype on the the fusion of martial arts, chess and Hip-Hop. This is a truly mind blowing and inspirational interview.

R to L MMA Fighter D'Juan Owens, Adisa Banjoko of Bishop Chronicles and Dr. Peter Goldman

R to L MMA Fighter D'Juan Owens, Adisa Banjoko of Bishop Chronicles and Dr. Peter Goldman

After that, we check in with Dr. Peter Goldman of www.sfgoldman.com about healthy ideas and concepts you can use to start the year with a greater sense of authentic wellness.

Clark Gracie with his father Carley and his brother Ralston

Clark Gracie with his father Carley and his brother Ralston

 

From there we talk with the one and only Carley Gracie, "The Lion of the Gracie Family" and his sons Clark and Ralston. We talk about the benefits of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, pressures growing up as a Gracie, how the art first came to the USA and concepts behind the mysterious and immensely beneficial Gracie Diet. #LearnSomethingNew

LISTEN to rapper Kalhi (who introduced me to Ralson at the Chess Kings Invitational) kill it on this amazing song about Chess and Jiu-Jitsu called A Technical Flow: https://soundcloud.com/bishopchronicles/a-technical-flow-kalhi-feat

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Episode 18: Chris Brown Falling Out Like Rappers? Hip-Hop turns 40 years old, Why Kids Need to Code + The Real Reason Ronda Rousey is Fighting Miesha Tate Again (yawn)

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CB fell out with seizures in the studio. You think he's on that syrup? Just maybe... 

CB fell out with seizures in the studio. You think he's on that syrup? Just maybe... 

I'm gonna watch this fight, but I'm not really excited. There is a very simple reason why, but its not what you might think. 

I'm gonna watch this fight, but I'm not really excited. There is a very simple reason why, but its not what you might think. 

Technology dsicussion: WE need to be teaching American kids to code, just like we want them to read and know math. One site in particular seems pretty awesome CODE ACADEMY !! The art of coding is not only important to technology, I believe its important to the future of the American economy. 

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Chris Brown- 1:00

Hip-Hop 40 - 4:40

Kids & Computing - 16:00

The REAL Ronda Rousey & Miesha Tate are fighting AGAIN

Episode 14: Diddy 'Bout to Clock A Billion with Revolt TV + Exclusive Talk with Royce Gracie + NBC's Scott Budman on the Bitcoin (the dollar went digital y'all)

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Why Diddy and Revolt TV Matter 1:19- 15:19

UFC Legend Royce Gracie Interview 32:35

NBC 11's Scott Budman Interview on Bitcoin digital currency 40:40  

 

Diddy has made the biggest news in Hip-Hop history and the estimates say its worth a billions dollars. But really, its bigger than that. Listen and find out why. 

Diddy has made the biggest news in Hip-Hop history and the estimates say its worth a billions dollars. But really, its bigger than that. Listen and find out why. 

 Diddy just signed a deal with Time-Warner that everybody says is gonna make him a BILLION dollars if it goes right

The dollar just went digital like the MP3!! So the question is, where is yours and how do you get it? The money is real and the government is hot under the collar to stop it. 

The dollar just went digital like the MP3!! So the question is, where is yours and how do you get it? The money is real and the government is hot under the collar to stop it. 

We talk with NBC 11's Tech Anchor Scott Budman about the rise of the bitcoin.  We tell you how you get it and the mystery behind where it came from. We will also tell you why the government is so mad about it.

Then we give you an EXCLUSIVE interview with UFC legend, Royce Gracie!!! This is an action-packed show you cannot miss if you want to be up on the realness.  

 

Bishop Chronicles Episode 5: Lil Wayne Controversy, The Harlem Shake, Women in the UFC, Tech Interview w/ Ken Zi Wang

In episode 5 Adisa gets right into the middle of the Lil Wayne/Emmet Till controversy. Is Wayne taking things too far? Then we take a look at the Harlem Shake dance craze through the eyes of the people from Harlem (HINT: They are NOT fans of the dance craze). Next Adisa takes a good hard look at women in MMA. Is it sexist to not want to watch women cage fight? If you are a guy do you like to watch ladies duke it out? Finally, Adisa sits down to talk about tech trending tools with the CEO of Fandrop.com, Ken Zi Wang. 

The body of Emmett Till after his kidnap and murder by White Supremacists  

The body of Emmett Till after his kidnap and murder by White Supremacists  

Lil Wayne joked about making a female genitalia look like Emmett Till after aggressive intercourse. 

Lil Wayne joked about making a female genitalia look like Emmett Till after aggressive intercourse. 

Women in MMA. Are we ready for it? If we are not, are we sexist?

Women in MMA. Are we ready for it? If we are not, are we sexist?