Georges St-Pierre is seen as one of the more stoic figures in UFC, a stone-like facade he shed minutes into a conference call with reporters to promote next weekend's UFC 158.
"Let me tell you something, you uneducated fool," St-Pierre scolded his fiery opponent, Nick Diaz, during Thursday's call.
There's been plenty of speculation as to whether Diaz could get into the head of St-Pierre, who will attempt to defend his welterweight belt for the ninth consecutive time at Montreal's Bell Center on Saturday, March 16.
At least for a good portion of the call, it appeared Diaz did. Diaz, in often rambling responses, zinged St-Pierre several times during the 40-minute call. Among the best -- and usually offensive -- lines offered by Diaz:
- "I don't know what he's going through with this whole dark side or where he comes from or whatever. I know where the (expletive) I come from. I don't have to dredge up some (expletive) to get everybody excited."
- "My life is a mess. I work hard re...