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Analyzing Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s Trash Talk

Joanna Jedrzejczyk (left)

Joanna Jedrzejczyk (left)

Even though UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk claims she’s not a fan of the trash talk, she can still play a pretty mean set of mind games.

Sarah assembled a panel of academics to analyze exactly how mean those mind games are in a feature story for Fightland.

To read it click here.

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An Academic Analysis Of Nate Diaz’s Trash Talk

Nate Diaz

Nate Diaz

One of the favourite story devices of Team Risky Fuel is to get actual experts in something to analyze the work of dilettantes and tourists in that field.

In the most recent case, Sarah assembled a team of savvy literary types to look at the sophistication level of the trash talk spouted by pro fighter Nate Diaz.

The results were… illuminating.

To read the full story head over to Fightland by clicking here.

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Jon Jones And Daniel Cormier’s Trash Talk, Analyzed

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier have one of the longest running — and loudest mouthed — feuds going in the UFC.

Not only do they want to physically fight each other, they also spend an astounding amount of time trash talking each other.

Sarah got some of her literary colleagues to analyze the quality of said trash talk in a feature for Fightland.

To read who’s got the better insults, click here.

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An Academic Analysis Of Conor McGregor’s Trash Talk

Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor

Irish mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor has gotten really popular for two reasons: 1) he’s really good, and 2) he’s got a really big mouth.

In fact, McGregor’s trash talk game might be better than his fight game.

But how good a trash talker is he really?

Sarah got three academics with virtually no knowledge of McGregor to analyze his best chirps.

To read the full story head over to Fightland by clicking here.

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