Our Scholars take a deep dive into the most important person in the history of the professional wrestling industry, WWE's life force Vince McMahon. Subscribe to our show on iTunes Andrew and Tyler quickly discuss some potential people who might be on their way out of WWE, including Dean Ambrose. (02:00) Then, our scholars talk about … Continue reading #26 – Vince McMahon
Our Scholars try to suss out all the noise around this year's highly unpredictable Royal Rumble, while revisiting last year's escapades and being stunned at this year's gambling odds. Subscribe to our show on iTunes Off the bat, Andrew and Tyler remember last year's trip to the Rumble, and give advice for those attending for the … Continue reading #25 – Royal Rumble 2019 Preview
Our Scholars take a deep DEEP dive into All Elite Wrestling, looking at how the business side and creative side will shake out. They also look back at WrestleKingdom 13, and Tyler recounts a very foolish bet he made about Tye Dillinger. Subscribe to our show on iTunes Tyler and Andrew talk briefly about how much … Continue reading #24 – New Year, New Promotion
Our Scholars deal with the crazy changes to the Survivor Series card, and speculate what the future holds for Becky Lynch. Subscribe to our show on iTunes Tyler and Andrew talk briefly about the events of this week's Raw and Smackdown, which resulted in new matches at the top of the Survivor Series card, and the term "subject to change."(00:45) … Continue reading #22 – Subject to Change: Survivor Series 2018
Our scholars parse through "Heat" in all of it's subtle forms, and ponder if Brock Lesnar is in danger of generating Go-Home Heat in his reclaimed role as champion. Subscribe to our show on iTunes Tyler and Andrew talk briefly about the fallout from Crown Jewel, and how Johnny Impact is doing on Survivor (00:45) Then it's … Continue reading #21 – Heat
Our scholars recount the history of WWE SUMMERSLAM and preview the weekend's festivities, while touching on Weddings in wrestling, NOT TOUCHING anything to do with Randy Orton, and trying to see how many times they can say "biggest party of the summer." The boys are back! And now they have tickets to a particular … Continue reading #16 – The Biggest Party of the Summer… SummerSlam 2018!
Our scholars dive deep into one of the most important behind the scenes wrestling personalities, Dave Meltzer, and explore his match star rating review system The hosts go back to the classroom, and provide the Word of the Day, Dave Meltzer, (our first proper noun) and explore his position within the wrestling world, how … Continue reading #14 – Meltzer and the Five Stars
Our scholars take off their trendy Humanities berets and don their starchy Business suits, talking through exactly how wrestling companies make money, and why that might all be changing in October 2019 The hosts go back to the classroom, and provide the Word of the Day, DRAW, and jump into the history of top … Continue reading #13 – Drawing Money
This ain't the PWI 500, this ain't the Wrestling Observer, this is the Much Ado About Wrestling TOP TEN WRESTLERS OF THE YEAR! Tyler and Andrew quickly recap the matches that just missed the top matches list. Then the REST of the pod is a breakdown of the best wrestlers of the year, and what … Continue reading #12 – Top Ten Wrestlers of the Year!
You voted, we voted, democracy was exercised, AND NOW- we have our official list of TOP TEN MATCHES OF THE YEAR! Tyler and Andrew explain how the voting process went and remind us how the "Wrestling Calendar" works. Then the REST of the pod is a match-by-match analysis of the list, including comparisons to films … Continue reading #11 – Top Ten Matches of The Year!