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Unfiltered Episode 171: Ari Shaffir and UFC Austin Preview


Comic Ari Shaffir joins Jim and Matt in-studio for the entire episode and discusses standup comedy, his four month trip throughout Asia, the similarities between comedy and fighting, and Matt demonstrates to Ari why "answering the phone" is not an effective defense against a head-and-arm choke. Plus, the guys preview and do their picks for UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Medeiros on February 18 in Austin, Texas.
Full Episode

Matt on good winners, what he said to GSP after UFC 69

Ari on going "off the grid" for four months in Asia

Ari on what he learned from his trip to Asia

Matt on the concept of Octagon jitters