An Exclusive Interview By A.C. Mann
As the world grasps with information overload of what a new reality may look like, some areas of life are slowly re-emerging. There is a guarded optimism that things will be all right and that we will be stronger, wiser, and more appreciative of the things we may have taken for granted. Included in this awakening; are those who have entertained and inspired us all: the fighters of LFC. This is just a short look into what some of our fighters have gone through. The LFC team is thankful for their time to thoughtfully recount what the last few months have meant.
Quarantine Questions with Lauren 'The Animal' Fogle [5-4]
A.C.: How have you been keeping busy during this unfortunate downtime?
Lauren: My life really hasn’t changed much at all; I’m used to going weeks on end without working… I don’t drink and I’m not very social at all anyway. LOL So hiking, park workouts, meditation and reading are a lifestyle for me.
A.C.: Are you able to train sufficiently?
Lauren: Not MMA, but strength and conditioning, yes.
A.C. Have you (or anyone you know) been affected in any way by the Coronavirus?
Lauren: I am in shock at the level of the herd mentality. [So No]
A.C.: Have you found a new hobby with all the free time?
Lauren: I am used to having a ton of free time, so nothing new.
A.C.: Any immediate plans after the restrictions are lifted?
A.C.: Are you in contact with any of your teammates?
Lauren: Jessie 'El Toro' Santos [12-4] mainly!!!
A.C.: What do you miss the most about the LFC?
A.C.: What are your LFC expectations going forward?
Lauren: Expectations lead to disappointment; just keeping myself in shape for whatever comes along.
A.C.: How do you see things changing in sports or life in general after this is all over?
Lauren: Whatever the government forces it to be for their agenda.
A.C. Have your fans shown their appreciation for you during this inactive period?
A.C.: Anything you want to say to your fans?
Lauren: Thank you!!!
A.C.: Is there anything you have learned about yourself or others while we wait for things to return to normal?
Lauren: People are sheep.
A.C. Any funny quarantine stories you want to share?
Lauren: I like to purposely cough to mess with people.