Apr 12, 2017
The United Airlines saga has become one of the most talked about stories of 2017. While the nation sits by and watches as the airline company continues to grapple with a never-ending series of PR nightmares, two MMA fighters believe the incident could have been avoided… with a little dash of mixed martial arts.
As it says on the Gracie Breakdown Facebook page, “If everyone knew jiu-jitsu, the world would be a better place,” and based on their latest video, Rener and Ryron Gracie believe with a little training, the man who was forcibly removed from a United Airlines flight could have avoided becoming a viral video.
The Gracie brothers even go a step further and invite anyone who knows the doctor in question to pass along his contact information so they can show him some BJJ training to prevent this from happening again. If the good doctor does decide to take the Gracies up on their offer, we’re guessing he might opt to ride a train this time.
In case you’ve been living under a rock the past week, here’s the viral video footage that started it all: