27 May 2020
Before Joe Rogan signed a podcasting deal with Spotify worth up to $100 million, he hosted a nauseating game show. Fear Factor required contestants to perform terrifying tasks such as eating a martini glass full of worms or standing in a pit full of rats. Not featured in the nine seasons of the show: having to rule against Uber in an arbitration proceeding. An Uber customer accusing the ride-hailing platform of price-fixing says the arbitrator in its case would have failed that challenge, claiming he was too afraid to issue an injunction against the company.