The anticipation is building as tech moguls Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg prepare for a highly anticipated “cage match” challenge. Ahead of the showdown, Lex Fridman, a research scientist at MIT, had the privilege of engaging in an impromptu training session with Musk. This unexpected encounter left Fridman in awe, praising Musk’s physical prowess. While the martial arts dedication of both Musk and Zuckerberg is inspiring, Fridman believes their contributions to the world would be better served without actual cage fighting.
I did an impromptu training session with @elonmusk for a few hours yesterday. I'm extremely impressed with his strength, power, and skill, on the feet and on the ground. It was epic. It's really inspiring to see Elon and Mark doing martial arts, but I think the world is served… pic.twitter.com/cq00A9Xnmw
— Lex Fridman (@lexfridman) June 27, 2023
Musk’s Impressive Physical Attributes and Fridman’s Perspective
Lex Fridman was captivated by Elon Musk’s strength, power, and skills displayed during their training session. Fridman praised Musk’s abilities in stand-up combat and ground techniques, considering it an epic encounter. However, Fridman holds the belief that Musk and Zuckerberg’s impact on society would be greater if they focused on training in martial arts without engaging in cage fighting. He underscores the importance of channeling their dedication and passion into constructive avenues that can benefit humanity.
The Cage Match/ Martial Arts Buzz Surrounding Musk and Zuckerberg
The martial arts frenzy surrounding Musk and Zuckerberg began when Musk playfully responded to news of Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s potential Twitter rival. In a lighthearted exchange, Musk jokingly challenged Zuckerberg to a cage match. Surprisingly, Zuckerberg swiftly responded, seemingly accepting Musk’s challenge. The buzz intensified when a video of Zuckerberg’s training in the Brazilian martial art of Jiu Jitsu went viral, shared by Lex Fridman, who had been engaged in training sessions with the Facebook founder. The excitement surrounding their martial arts activities has generated immense curiosity and speculation about the upcoming cage match.