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Celebrity UFC - Bieber vs Cruise / UFC 238 Fallout: IF I DID IT

Welcome to IF I DID IT where we analyze and solve PR kerfuffles from the MMA world (insert hand gesture) not beyond.

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Join your host, the indubitable Alexei Auld, author of “7 Secret Sources of Inspiration: A Snappy Guide for Creative Procrastinators”, and his guests, the illustrious John S. Nash, Bloody Elbow Financial Analyst Columnist and the man who knows everyone and everything about the history of MMA, and of course rounding out the team we have the infamous Eugene S. Robinson, from, the OZY CONFIDENTIAL PODCAST and author of “Fight, Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Ass-Kicking but Were Afraid You Would Get Your Ass Kicked for Asking”; Collectively, your MMA Puncholes.

This week The Puncholes feature...

  • You’re Dana White. Justin Bieber tweeted, “I wanna challenge Tom Cruise to fight in the octagon. Tom if you dont take this fight youre scared and you will never live it down. Who is willing to put on the fight? @danawhite” Will you make Celebrity UFC a reality, live and in public, if you will? - 0:39 video, 0:58 audio
  • You’re the OOF-SEE. Are you happy with or bothered by any PR prospects from your UFC 238 results last weekend? - 12:08 video, 12:36 audio
  • REGULAR FEATURE: LEGION OF DOOM - 24:42 video, 25:02
    REGULAR FEATURE: LOST BATTALION - 26:55 video, 27:14 audio

*timestamps reflect times on both the VIDEO & AUDIO podcasts.

“We’ll be back next week with another installment of If I Did It and we don’t know what we’ll be talking about yet, because the PR mistakes have yet to be made.”

Welcome to another episode of IF THE SHOES FIT; a show where we solve salacious situations by stepping into the shoes of the shaken...the chagrined...the kerfuffed! Join along while Alexei, Eugene and John discuss PR issues in the non-MMA world...

Now let’s get to stepping!

  • Step into the shoes of Donald Trump Junior. How should you spin your closed door Senate Intelligence Committee hearing, live and in public, if you will? - 0:40 video, 32:35 audio
  • Step into the shoes of a 2020 Democratic Presidential Candidate. With Joe Biden promising to cure cancer if elected President of the United States of America, is it time to step up your promises or your attacks? - 9:53 video, 41:47 audio
  • REGULAR FEATURE: LEGION OF DOOM - 18:55 video, 50:52 audio
  • REGULAR FEATURE: MISTYAF - 23:18 video, 55:13 audio

*timestamps reflect times on both the VIDEO & AUDIO podcasts.

“Until next week, no matter how tight, loose, or uncomfortable, remember these words: on this show, the shoes always fit, so we can never acquit.”

THANKS FOR JOINING US. FOLLOW US on Twitter: Eugene-@EugeneSRobinson, Alexei-@AlexeiAuld, John, @heynottheface, and visit and “like” the MMA Puncholes Facebook page as well, for all the latest shows involving your favorite hosts, now with closed captions on our fb videos, in case you want to watch at work, but can’t really “listen”. For the audio compilation of the shows visit any of our podcast platforms or listen on our BE Presents YouTube Channel...

As always, if you enjoyed our show, give us a shout out in the comments here on Bloody Elbow and ‘REC’ the post, you can watch If I Did It and If the Shoes Fit, SUBSCRIBE, GIVE US A “THUMBS UP” & leave us comments at If The Shoes Fit on YouTube. Or, give us a “like”, share & subscribe over on one of our other BE Presents Podcast Channels: SoundCloud, YouTube, iTunes & Apple TV, iHeartRadio, Stitcher, Spotify, Google Play, blubrry, TuneIn, OverCast, or Player FM – whichever one happens to be your listening platform of choice. While you’re there, don’t forget to subscribe to Bloody Elbow Presents; that way you’ll always be the first to get all of BE’s daily MMA offerings. For previous episodes of the show, check out our playlists on all of our BE Presents channels and at If the Shoes Fit on YouTube.

Visit us here on Bloody Elbow, buy “7 Secret Sources of Inspiration”, buy OXBOW’S Thin Black Duke and Chapel in the Pines wherever fine music is sold, listen to the Let It Roll Podcast, and check out our If the Shoes Fit Patreon page.

*intro/outro music on the SoundCloud production of If I Did It/If the Shoes Fit was provided by OxBow, starring Eugene S. Robinson.

The MMA Puncholes, Nate Wilcox, Alexei Auld, Eugene Robinson, John Nash, Stephie Haynes
The MMA Puncholes: Nate Wilcox, Alexei Auld, Eugene Robinson, John Nash, Stephie Haynes
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