Month: November 2018

CME Book Club: The Sisters Brothers

Ben and Chad discuss one of their favorite books, Patrick DeWitt’s The Sisters Brothers, with some help from the CME listening audience.

Episode 332: Still Reeling from Chuck-Tito 3

The outcome of Chuck Liddell-Tito Ortiz 3 leaves everybody out of sorts and wondering, among other things, if Golden Boy is one-and-done in MMA. Also, just how “back” is Francis Ngannou?

Episode 331: Stop Doing Stuff with Your Eyes

Are we ready to accept Santiago Ponzinibbio as welterweight No. 1 contender? Also, Bellator throws it back to the early 2000s with a tape delay from Israel and Francis Ngannou prepares to fight Curtis Blaydes. In the middle of the night. From China.

Episode 330: 25 Damn Years

The UFC celebrates its 25th anniversary with a Fight Night event in Denver. Yair Rodriguez and Chan Sung Jung have a crackerjack. Mike Perry and Donald Cerrone settle their rivalry … for now.

Episode 329: What’s Your Problem, Floyd Mayweather?

Stunning news this week, as Floyd Mayweather Jr. announces he’ll be doing … something … at Rizin 14 on New Years Eve. Plus, UFC 230 wrap-up and a Fight Night 139 preview.

Behold! The CME’s New Cowboy Astronaut Cigarettes T-shirt

By now, you’ve probably heard the news that starting next week, the CME will roll out a brand new T-shirt design for sale over at the Cotton Bureau dot com. This time around, we’ll be spotlighting Cowboy Astronaut Cigarettes, the official smoke of World’s Leading Theatricalist, Sir Nigel Longstock, and a brand of tobacco product that is DEFINITELY not for kids.

The CME partnered with Portland, Oregon designer Johny Ashcroft (who designed another T-shirt you might already be familiar with) and artist Landon Armstrong to make this happen. They did a pretty kick ass job, if we do say so ourselves. Here, feast yours eyes: