Our scholars call for an "out-of-format" emergency episode to discuss Roman's shocking departure, WWE Evolution, and the PR disaster that is Crown Jewel. Subscribe to our show on iTunes Tyler and Andrew talk briefly about the biggest mainstream media news weeks in Wrestling history, before diving into the madness of the last 7 days. (00:45) … Continue reading #20 – Roman, Revolutions, and Riyadh
A Betting Guide to Hell In A Cell 2018 By Andrew Terrance Kaberline If you’ve learned anything from our podcast this year, it should be that pro wrestling is theatre. It’s not fake, but it’s scripted. It’s not competition, but it’s athletic. It’s not real sports, but you can gamble on it- Wait, what? You … Continue reading Pro Wrestling Gambling – A Fantasy Sport
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 give an extensive history of WWE EXTREME RULES and preview tonight's show, while touching on the Brock Lesnar sighting in UFC, and exploring the possibilities in Ring of Honor and New Japan booking Madison Square Garden The hosts react to the appearance of the WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar in a UFC … Continue reading #15 – Extreme Rules 2018 Preview (Plus Brock to UFC and ROH to MSG)
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
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!
Our scholars recover from the vast week that was WrestleMania 34, and take a look back at what was memorable for reasons both good and bad. They also talk up a contest for you all to enter, and look ahead to the Greatest Royal Rumble Please take a moment to VOTE for the Much Ado … Continue reading #10 – WrestleMania Recap
Want this article read to you? Click below to listen: Roman Wasn't Built In A Day: How to Pass the Torch to Roman Reigns By Andrew Terrance Kaberline When building a roster of wrestlers, WWE and Vince McMahon try to tick all the boxes. You got big wrestlers, small wrestlers, funny wrestlers, wrestlers who look … Continue reading How To Pass the Torch to Roman Reigns
Want this article read to you? Click below to listen: Then. Now. FOREVER!: Predicting The Next 15 Years of WrestleMania By Pat Stango We're only days away from the 34th annual Wrestlemania, but rather than simply predicting who's going to win on this year's showcase the immortals (Reigns wins the title, Nakamura vs Styles gets … Continue reading Predicting The Next 15 Years of WrestleMania
Our scholars are beyond excited that WrestleMania 34 is upon us. To get prepared, they preview the Raw brand's contributions to the big show, and bring newbies up to snuff on how to watch the Showcase of the Immortals in style. To begin the festivities, the hosts go down memory lane and talk about … Continue reading #07 – WrestleMania 34 Preview (RAW Matches)