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Dax Shepard Tells Dr. Phil He 'Thinks He Was A Sex Addict'

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Jan. 15 2019, Updated 5:41 p.m. ET

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Dax Shepard is opening up like never before! The actor was a guest on Dr. Phil's new podcast where he addressed sex, rich people and more. Keep reading for details from their conversation.

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Dax got very candid as the second guest of Dr. Phil's Phil In The Blanks podcast.

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The actor and comedian admitted that he realized he "had what I think could maybe be called a sex addiction at some point in my life" after getting into a fight with an ex-girlfriend.

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He told the doctor he never got treatment for it, but considered it somewhat of a wake up call. "Up til then I would have just said 'oh I have sex with a lot of people, I like to do it, it's healthy — who cares, I'm not getting diseases, I'm single, whatever,’" he continued.

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Kristen Bell's husband also addressed how growing up without money lead him to be insecure and "hate rich people."

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"I hate entitlement," he continued. "I've had to unpack all this because I now have money and I'm friends with a lot of people who have money and they're not what I thought they were so I recognize, I know exactly what it was around them: I felt less than."

He also explained his fears, saying, “That you'll think I'm stupid. I've got to prove I’m smart to you really quick.”

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What do you think about Dax and Dr. Phil's conversation? Let us know in the comments.

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