"I thought Tito was the dumbest guy I've ever met. (Askren) is an absolute moron. He's copying everything Tito does. Obviously, you get lots of attention if you talk about the UFC, you don't like me, or whatever your thing is. He stole that. Tito ought to sue him for stealing that one. And if he's that happy over in Asia, and that organization is doing so well, then what the hell is he talking about me for? Do your thing."
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White wants ONE FC welterweight champion Ben Askren to stop talking about him. Not just for using the UFC brand to bring himself more attention, but also because he allegedly stole his "Funky" gimmick from Tito Ortiz, who White (via UFC Tonight) believes should sue for royalties. Askren made headlines earlier this week for getting censored by Inside MMA (details) and has no interest in groveling to White for a job inside the Octagon. Probably because that ship sailed back in 2013. So then why can't these two get over it?