"(Floyd Mayweather)'s Not Even In My League As An Assh*le"

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"(Floyd Mayweather)'s Not Even In My League As An a.ssh*le"
 

 

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Mike Tyson sat down with Pablo S. Torre for a feature in Sports Illustrated's 'Where Are They Now' issue, on newsstands this week.

This spring, over the course of two days and two different cities (New York and Las Vegas), I spent approximately eight hours hanging out with Mike Tyson. The final product is a feature in Sports Illustrated's annual "Where Are They Now?" issue, on newsstands this week. Here, below, is a portion of our conversation.

SI: I imagine you have a few stories from your days as a junkie.

Mike Tyson: Listen: I was in St. Tropez, in the South of France. In Ibiza, Spain. I was in Monte Carlo. I was in the Ukraine, Russia, all those places, for three months. From Russia I went to Lisbon, Portgual, from Portugal I went to Amsterdam. In Amsterdam I met this drug dealer, right? And he sees that I like getting high, and he wants to be my buddy, right? This guy goes and gets me a big rock of cocaine. So pretty soon I got a party going on. I got everything: I got these rugby players. I got these nekkid girls, I got all these ... everything's going on in the room. Plus I also had this girl with me that I picked up in Romania. But then [the dealer he met in Amsterdam] saw how much of a mess I was. He came in and kicked everybody out of my room! All the nud3 people, all the people having s3x. He said, "I feel so bad I ever gave him that stuff."

SI: How about in Las Vegas? What would your typical day in Vegas be like?

Tyson: This is how the day would start: I would go to a club, at say, 2 o'clock [a.m.]. Hang out there for what, two hours, and then I'd go to the after-hours [clubs], that start at 6 o'clock [a.m.]. So I'd stay there from 6 in the morning to 7:30 at night. I'd be sitting down and drinking and doing cocaine, talking to girls ... doing anything. Everything. Then I make it home and I'm tripping out at home. I'm calling people, I'm tired, but I've got people coming in and we're making plans to go out a few hours later. We're getting high, staying up, [doing] cocaine. Somebody would be calling me: "Come hang out with me." So we would go out and get high, till 11 o'clock [p.m.] or something, then go somewhere, to a bar or somewhere. We might go to a club, then get high all day long.

SI: You got involved with prostitutes.

Tyson: Listen, I was living a crazy life. A [prostitute] would go, "There's that guy who hit me the other day, who took money from me the other day, who intimidated me." And [that guy] had to give some money up. [I'd say,] "This is my girl, man. She works for me now. This is my girl now." That's how it was. I wanted to show loyalty to these people. I was so stupid. I'd say, "If you have a problem, just let me know." And all these guys would say, "What's Mike Tyson going to do [to me]?" It was always like that until I got in their f-----' a.ss. I'm a nice man, but back then, I wasn't. I'm not proud of it.

SI: So your home looks pretty different now, it's safe to say...

Tyson: I'm very fortunate that I have my wife and my children. I don't know how it happened, but, man, I'm living such a different life. Listen: If I allowed my will to run riot, this house would be full, you'd hear people screaming from s3x upstairs. If I allowed my mind to run riot, that's what this place would be like.

SI: How many times did you end up going to rehab?

Tyson: I was addicted to rehab. I was like the poster boy, because I would go to like five meetings a day. You were only required to go to one. I would go to five, because I'm an addictive freak. I love hanging out, the camaraderie. It's just awesome! But you know what people want, too? [Tyson leans in closer, his voice suddenly quieter.] This is what I realized, bro: It gives people family. A way of starting over. [In rehab] we start a new life with new family members. And all they gotta do to stay in this family is not get high, and you gotta try really hard. And then if you do get high? "We got your back." That's what I like.

SI: What do you see when you look back at your infamous press conferences?

Tyson: I always wanted to be that guy who said, "F--- you." When I see people doing that, trying to imitate me, these tough guys trying to emulate me, I'm sitting there thinking, like, This guy's an idiot, so I know I'm an idiot. Floyd Mayweather doesn't stand a chance as far as that idiocy. He's not even in my league as an a--hole. He's a good kid. Everyone's hard on him, but this is a great kid. He's just a kid having fun, living in a fantasy world.


SI: When did your wife, Kiki, really get to know you?

Tyson: She really got to know who I am, the real core, maybe two years ago, three years ago. She got to know the barometer of an individual. She never gave up on me; I gave up on me. But she would never give up. I have a great deal of respect for her as a human being for that. Me and her, we're too far gone as just human beings to try and butter each other up.

SI: What was it like to lose over 100 pounds of weight?

Tyson: I don't want to be grotesque, but when you're 330 pounds, it's hard to wipe your a--. You know? I didn't like living like that. I felt like an animal. I'm more active than I have been in years.

SI: You're a big fan of ancient history, I've heard.

Tyson: I like classical biographies. Hannibal was an awesome person. Clovis was pretty awesome, the Franks and stuff. The Khans: Genghis and his grandsons. Listen, this is pretty interesting, with this Clovis guy. Clovis was king at 15. He gets to be king at 15 with some of his father's ragtag army. Still, he would conquer people and take all their lands. He was still an evil guy. His bloodline became kings of different countries.

SI: How did you learn about all of that stuff? Do you go online now?

Tyson: Before I got involved with the Internet, I used audio books. I used to listen to them while working out, or lying down and falling asleep. [Kiki, his wife, then interjects: "He'll randomly, out of the blue, say, 'Google for me, Who is Clovis' father's first monkey's pet?' It's the craziest things."]

SI: What did you make of your time in jail?

Tyson: In a weird way, prison was the best thing that happened to me. Imagine if I was out here from '92 to '95 -- I probably would have caught AIDS, I would've got shot, I would've got into all kinds of s---. You have no idea what kind of person I was on the street, when I was in Mike Tyson megalomaniac mode.

SI: You famously converted to Islam. Are you still very religious?

Tyson: You know, people say, "My god is better than your god." But how do we prove whose god is better? And this is when it gets really interesting. This is how we prove whose god is better than whose: [by saying,] "I'm going to k!ll you, or you're going to k!ll me first." And that's real godly. That's real godly. Yeah. I bet you people think, I wonder who would win a f!ght with the Prophet Mohammad and Jesus? These are sick people. This is crazy, you know what I mean?

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 Mike Tyson talks s3x, drugs, spirituality in SI interview outtakes - SI.com - Boxing


Tyson: the one and only man that could ever pull off being a coke head/pimp/felon/heavyweight champion of the world..... simultaneously


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61 comments for ""(Floyd Mayweather)'s Not Even In My League As An Assh*le""

 07-29-2010, 10:47 PM         #2
DrX 
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all tyson interviews are classic,,,,i wish he was a commentator plus it would put some money in his pockets
 8 years ago '06        #3
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ill f**k u till u love me f**got
 8 years ago '07        #4
Bruce Leeroy 
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Iron Mike
 07-29-2010, 11:07 PM         #5
IKeepsItTrill100 
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 Fishscale said:
ill f**k u till u love me f**got
"Come and say it to my face.... I'll f**k you in the a.ss in front of everybody. You b**ch.... come on, you b**ch. You're scared coward, you're not man enough to f**k with me. You can't last two minutes in my world, b**ch. Look at you scared now, you ho.... scared like a little white pus*y. Scared of the real man. I'll f**k you 'til you love me, f**got!"

 8 years ago '08        #6
Future 44 heat pts44
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Who said Floyd was in the GOAT's league?

I wanna see if Floyd's pus*y a.ss responds
 8 years ago '07        #7
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 Fishscale said:
ill f**k u till u love me f**got
i'll eat your kids
 8 years ago '04        #8
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Who the f**k is this Mike Tyson? The guy who lost 6 times? I'm Floyd Mayweather, no losses. I'm the greatest f!ghter of all time. He got knocked out by Kevin McBride! Who the f**k is Kevin McBride? He ain't seein me. I'm Money Mayweather. Mike been bankrupt like 12 times, I'm renting private jets and taking helicopters to go to dinner n*gga! See, I'm not even seeing a Mike Tyson cause he's managed by Don King. You need to talk to my manager Richard Schaefer about all of that talk because I'm above it.
 8 years ago '07        #9
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 akademiks said:
Who the f**k is this Mike Tyson? The guy who lost 6 times? I'm Floyd Mayweather, no losses. I'm the greatest f!ghter of all time. He got knocked out by Kevin McBride! Who the f**k is Kevin McBride? He ain't seein me. I'm Money Mayweather. Mike been bankrupt like 12 times, I'm renting private jets and taking helicopters to go to dinner n*gga! See, I'm not even seeing a Mike Tyson cause he's managed by Don King. You need to talk to my manager Richard Schaefer about all of that talk because I'm above it.
see, did you even read it? he likes floyd. writing a paragraph n s**t..


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 8 years ago '04        #10
thisisgame 
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im definatly gonna read this article my next trip down to the grocery store
 07-29-2010, 11:41 PM         #11
TampaBay Bucs 
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Tyson = One of the G.O.A.Ts. The lil n*ggas really missed out.
 8 years ago '07        #12
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"i sho luv bwoords though"
 8 years ago '08        #13
AyeDre 13 heat pts13
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"Floyd Mayweather doesn't stand a chance as far as that idiocy. He's not even in my league as an a--hole. He's a good kid. Everyone's hard on him, but this is a great kid. He's just a kid having fun, living in a fantasy world."

uhhh no s**t. Floyd himself has said plenty of times "money mayweather" is a CHARACTER. He does the s**t for money. People actually think that's how he really is?

 07-29-2010, 11:51 PM         #14
Motivated 
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 Jade Yorker said:
Who said Floyd was in the GOAT's league?

I wanna see if Floyd's pus*y a.ss responds
would u say that to mayweathers face?
 8 years ago '06        #15
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 Jade Yorker said:
Who said Floyd was in the GOAT's league?

I wanna see if Floyd's pus*y a.ss responds
n*ggas stay reachin for beef he gave floyd all the respect in the world he just said that he aint on his level when it comes to bein a a**hole
 8 years ago '07        #16
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 akademiks said:
Who the f**k is this Mike Tyson? The guy who lost 6 times? I'm Floyd Mayweather, no losses. I'm the greatest f!ghter of all time. He got knocked out by Kevin McBride! Who the f**k is Kevin McBride? He ain't seein me. I'm Money Mayweather. Mike been bankrupt like 12 times, I'm renting private jets and taking helicopters to go to dinner n*gga! See, I'm not even seeing a Mike Tyson cause he's managed by Don King. You need to talk to my manager Richard Schaefer about all of that talk because I'm above it.
k!ll yourself

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 8 years ago '04        #17
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 Bkjj11 said:
see, did you even read it? he likes floyd. writing a paragraph n s**t..


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lol @ Floyd fans getting angry..

You know full and well your hero will misinterpret the entire message Tyson was trying to convey and make himself look like a ****.
 8 years ago '05        #18
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...Floyd Might As Well Say "tyson is right" But Knowing Floyd. He Going Take A Swing At This & Say "yeah we aint on the same league,i'm much higher. am a bigger a**hole".
 8 years ago '10        #19
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 Jade Yorker said:
Who said Floyd was in the GOAT's league?

I wanna see if Floyd's pus*y a.ss responds
@ this clown callin people pus*y like you'd get in the ring. i love iron mike though
 8 years ago '04        #20
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 Fishscale said:
ill f**k u till u love me f**got
this is what tyson means. floyd could never say some s**t like dat && still be feared.
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