In today’s episode of Lions of Liberty, host Marc Clair welcomes in MMA fighter – and libertarian – Mitch “Twizzler Bones” Thompson! In this fun conversation, you’ll hear:
- How Mitch first got into Mixed Martial Arts, and the origin of the “Twizzler Bones” moniker.
- How Mitch first became interested in the ideas of liberty, and how the philosophy of liberty meshes perfectly with Mitch’s philosophy when it comes to fighting.
- How Bernie Sanders supporters drove Mitch to become more public about his views and openly discuss them on social media.
- How State Athletic Commissions and the “Ali Act” have negatively impacted the careers of many boxers, and why there are current calls to apply the Ali Act to MMA.
- A ton more!
Discussed in this episode:
The Origin of “Twizzler Bones”
Mitch “Thompson” pro debut vs. Jordan Marriot
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