Bruce Buffer: Best. Wingman. Ever.
Bruce Buffer, the UFC’s beloved Ring Announcer, has been stepping up his game as of late.
First, he took Joe Rogan up on his challenge to finally develop a new signature move at UFC 124. Then, he hopped on the blower at Vegas’s amazing Club XS to cheer on a few guys stupid rich enough to buy a bottle of $100,000 champagne. And finally, later that same night he somehow managed to pull five ridiculously hot girls from the crowd while still having the common decency to invite his boy Rampage over to share the wealth.
As far as all-time friends go, that last deed alone would put him right in our top-10.
But Buffer wasn’t done there.
Yesterday afternoon, word began to spread that UFC Matchmaker, Joe Silva, had become the latest UFC VP to join the ever-active MMA Twitter community. As followers quickly began to add up for the Zuffa man of mystery, Buffer stepped in and immediately showed support for his long-time friend.
But shortly thereafter, Bruce apparently had a (no doubt hilarious) face-to-face conversation with Silva that resulted in the following tweet being posted:
What a friend, right?
Now, normally, a story like this would end right here – the impostor would be outed, we would all un-follow the account and life would go on without another word said. This particular story, however, is not normal, because what happened immediately thereafter surprised us all.
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