Again in 2017 UFC president Dana White and American tv character Todd Chrisley have been among the many celebrities who voiced their assist for bullying sufferer Keaton Jones.
Jones stole the hearts of many after his mom shared a video on Fb of him explaining the bullying he was going through at college. Simply because the put up caught the UFC president’s radar, he invited the younger man to hang around on the UFC headquarters:
“Meet Keaton Jones a really good little boy who’s being bullied at college. This video is heartbreaking!! I wish to convey Keaton to Vegas and hang around at UFC Headquarters. If anybody is aware of how I can attain the household please let me know.”
Try the tweet beneath:
In a subsequent put up, White thanked the Twitterverse for serving to him discover the younger man.
Actuality TV star Todd Chrisley additionally supplied his assist to Jones and even invited the younger boy to the American sequence Chrisley Is aware of Finest. In a Twitter put up, Chrisley mentioned:
“I would like Keaton Jones to seem on Chrisley Is aware of greatest , this Child can change the world and I wanna assist him do it.”
Avengers star Chris Evans, NBA legend LeBron James and former American discuss present host Ellen DeGeneres have been a number of the different celebrities who supported Jones by means of his troubling instances.
Dana White says that MMA can cease bullies and muggers
In a 2011 look on George Stroumboulopouls Tonight, UFC president Dana White acknowledged that individuals would get bullied a lot much less in the event that they practiced blended martial arts. White defined that even the army and police have been coaching MMA:
“Lots of people are uneducated about blended martial arts… whenever you and I have been rising up… your dad and mom would put you in karate or taekwondo. That is it, this [MMA] is the brand new martial artwork… Martial arts coaching is unbelievable for anyone. That is what the army trains in. Let me inform you what, when you may defend your self you are going to get bullied rather a lot much less. I assure you.”
Watch Dana White discuss MMA coaching:
Throughout the phase, the 53-year-old detailed an incident the place an MMA practitioner from Chicago efficiently fought off an armed robber. White opined that it was the person’s blended martial arts coaching that saved his life from the armed assailant.