Tweets of the day: Jake Ellenberger and Rory MacDonald trade barbs

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UFC on Fox 8 opponents Jake Ellenberger and Rory MacDonald are engaging in a little trash talk on twitter.

Jake Ellenberger has spent the last couple of weeks firing off shots at UFC on Fox 8 opponent via twitter. Some of them have been pretty amusing, but it took until today for MacDonald to fire back. It all started with a comment directed toward MacDonald and his teammate, UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre. GSP mentioned that he had his truck stolen, and Ellenberger responded:

Not bad, not bad at all. He stayed quiet for a full week before throwing out another couple of shots at Rory:

And today, this was what he had to say:

Finally, it seemed that MacDonald decided enough was enough and it was time to respond:

And then they were off and running:

I'm not going to lie, I find this stuff pretty amusing. I'm not sure how much it will add to their bout, but I'm always down for some pre-fight entertainment. And this is entertaining.

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