‘Proud’ Arnold Schwarzenegger was impressed with Joe Rogan when the UFC legend showed his ‘open’ mind to the bodybuilding legend in 2018


Joe Rogan once won a fan in Arnold Schwarzenegger. The popular commentator, comedian, actor and podcaster once discussed the 2018 documentary “The Game Changer” on his JRE. The documentary sought the truth behind meat, protein and strength. He is best known for advancing plant-based diets for athletes.

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The documentary was produced by James Wilks, who appeared on the podcast to defend his research. A list of widely acclaimed individuals also featured as producers of the documentary, including Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Cameron, Lewis Hamilton, Novak Djokovic, Jackie Chan, Chris Paul and Joseph Pace.

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The JRE podcast episode involved a James Wilks versus Chris Kresser debate. Rogan provided an opportune moment for Wilks to parley with dissenting opinion.

Joe Rogan, a carnivore, launches into the vegan debate

Rogan is known to his fans for his carnivorous diet. He had converted the famous vegan mike tyson to eat all kinds of meat. He said, “I was a cold-blooded vegan until I met you. Venison and buffalo and everything. And then I realize that your body needs it. … That’s what I ate lately.

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So how does the carnivore diet champion react to the science behind veganism? In a word -“fantastic!

Compelling facts were established by Wilks, including the myth that farm animals are supplemented with vitamin B 12, using supplement imagery as evidence. When Kresser pointed out that plant protein is incomparable with ground beef, Wilks countered using national statistical data.

Rogan declared that it was an understatement that “James knocked it out of the park…”

This impressed Arnold so much that he said, “Joe, I just want you to know that I’m proud of you for always having an open mind and being willing to listen and change your mind about certain things”… “It’s too rare and if more of our politicians could do it, we would be much better off. Thanks.”

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Is Rogan now vegan?

Joe Rogan announced in January that he was following a meat-eating diet. His love for meat is no secret. Her amazing body transformation in 2020 has been attributed to the carnivore diet.

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He lost several pounds and looked like top fans had seen him. However, he swears by a diet rich in intentions, and going vegan doesn’t seem like a possibility for him. We regularly hear him talking about eating meat.

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