And don’t even get him started on “instant journalists.”
“I found that our fans are going to bitch about everything. We know what fights people want to see. We have different types of fights, ones that hard-core MMA fans are into, and then fights that break through, that spill over into main stream that people will PPV to see. I literally don’t read the internet anymore. I used to go on all the time, but I’m just not into it anymore. I’ve shut myself off from that whole world.”
Sorry nerds, but Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White has unplugged himself from The Matrix and can no longer be hurt by your criticism. That’s according to an interview he did with Roxanne Modafferi (via MMA Sucka) which, of course, was published on the Internet, because this isn’t 1989 and we don’t call the party line to chat with friends. Sounds like the Las Vegas fight boss was chased out of town by all the negative Nancys who were complaining about oversaturation, bizarre signings, and countless other things. You know who
we you are!