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Shark Tank Contestant Bobby Edwards of Squatty Potty

Why a Deep Squat Will Step Up Your #2 Game – Episode 70 

Bio (@squattypotty)

Bobby Edwards is the inventor and co-founder of Squatty Potty. He works to design, market and manufacture the Original Squatty Potty Toilet Stool. His innovative products improve the lives of people suffering from chronic digestive illnesses as well as those who just want a healthier life and know the value of a healthy poops.


Episode at a Glance

In Episode 70 of the Doc & Jock Podcast the fellas catch up with Bobby Edwards, who is the CEO and co-inventor of the Squatty Potty. Bobby tells us how the Squatty Potty came to be, what it was like to be on Shark Tank and how the crazy ice cream pooping unicorn came to be.  


Quick Show Guide


Show Intro & Sponsor Shout Outs


How did Squatty Potty start? Why did it start and who the hell are these guys with their crazy unicorn commercial?


What is physiologically going on when you use the Squatty Potty that makes it so much more effective?


How did Bobby go from making poop stools to help his mom deal with constipation to being on Shark Tank to selling millions of Squatty Potty’s.


Are people buying these as gag gifts or they buying them because they actually have problems?


What If People Can’t Get Into The Squatty Potty Position? What Can They Do to get into the proper position?


How have people from countries that still squat to poop responded to the Squatty Potty?



What was the progression of product development for The Squatty Potty like?


What was the experience on Shark Tank like? What was fake and what was real? Also, did you know they have psychiatrists on site to help you after Mr. Wonderful breaks your heart?


Bobby Edwards gives some advice for fledgling entrepreneurs who are wondering when it’s time to quit the day job and go all in on their dreams.


How many Squatty Potty’s are the Edwards family selling and who’s idea was it to make the legendary unicorn video?


Closing Remarks


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Also, please check out these links to the articles and content creators mentioned during our conversation.

Squatty Potty Web Site http://www.squattypotty.com/

Instagram @squattypotty

Facebook http://facebook.com/squattypotty

Twitter @squattypotty

Awesome Unicorn Video https://youtu.be/YbYWhdLO43Q

Squatty Potty on Shark Tank https://youtu.be/hV-8N8Q2BJY



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