Episode 148 - Robert Drysdale
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- Tackling the history of jiujitsu in Brazil, and upsetting sacred cows
- BJJ: Judo with modified rules
- Getting crushed by the Japanese led to changing the rules and developing BJJ
- Stupid ego standing in the way of improvement
- Not liking the B in BJJ: Nationalism has no place in martial arts
- Counter to the previous statement: visiting Yuki Nakai's school
- The culture of Kosen Judo vs. BJJ
- Why heel hooks were banned
- People love the techniques they are good at—Ego's pitfalls
- Two different meanings of Ego—one is petty and self-defeating. The other is at the roots of greatness.
- The difference between Schopenhauer and Nietzschee
- That difficult balance that allows you to pat yourself on the back while constantly trying to improve
- The best memory of Robert's BJJ career
- Maeda's role in BJJ history is highly exaggerated
- There was no Gracie Academy in 1925
- Inventing history—The thin line between myth and history