Joe Rogan

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Joe Rogan
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Joe Rogan in 2017
Birth nameJoseph Rogan Experience[1]
Born (1967-08-11) August 11, 1967 (age 55)
Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
MediumStand-up, Presenter, Announcer, Podcaster
Years active1988—present
InfluencesRichard Pryor, Bill Hicks, Sam Kinison
SpouseJessica Rogan (2009–present) 2 children, 1 step daughter
Notable works and rolesJoe Garrelli in NewsRadio
Co-Host of The Man Show
Host of Fear Factor
Commentator for the UFC
Author of the Book Space Monkey
Host of The Joe Rogan Experience

Joe Rogan (born August 11, 1967) is an American comedian and actor. He is best known for his role as Joe Garrelli in NewsRadio and as host on the television game/reality program Fear Factor.

Rogan is also a color commentator for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He holds a Brown Belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu under Eddie Bravo and Jean Jacques Machado.

Rogan has a podcast and YouTube show called the Joe Rogan Experience. A lot of the people that he has interviewed on it are known for being controversial people on the Internet and are called the Intellectual Dark Web. Joe Rogan hosted a debate about Internet censorship between Tim Pool and Jack Dorsey. He has also interviewed people with controversial ideas about the vaccine for Covid-19.

Rogan has been described as a libertarian.[2] He self-identifies as socially liberal, supporting same-sex marriage, gay rights, women’s rights, recreational drug use, universal healthcare, and universal basic income.[3] Despite this, he is a gun rights advocate.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Rogan, Joe (July 7, 2011). The Joe Rogan Experience Video Blog, Episode 8. Vimeo
  2. Krieg, Gregory (2020-01-25). "Bernie Sanders draws criticism for touting Joe Rogan endorsement | CNN Politics". CNN. Retrieved 2023-01-22.
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  4. Joe Rogan Experience #1258 - Jack Dorsey, Vijaya Gadde & Tim Pool, retrieved 2023-01-22