It’s generally unwise to attempt to go head to head with a linguistic virtuoso like Chael Sonnen without proper protection. Otherwise Sonnen’s verbs may lacerate your face to the point of embarrassment, and unfortunately the medical profession hasn’t developed a reliable method to treat this trauma in the hospital.
We’re not trying to tell you how to live your life, but if you don’t want to get your ego smashed in by a guy who’s literally made a fortune smashing egos — then be civil around Chael Sonnen. Otherwise you may end up like this guy in this video filmed last weekend at a UFC Q&A. Oh, and real talk. This article couldn’t be complete without that phrase.
The festivities begin at the 1:35 mark.