Articles from August 2011

Saturday Night’s Main Event #1 – When A Cowboy Was A Good Gimmick

Saturday Night’s Main Event 1 Date: May 11, 1985 Location: Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Long Island, New York Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jesse Ventura So I figured this was a good one to get around to. This is the fallout show from Mania but there isn’t a ton of fallout. No one really knew what this […]

I Want To Talk A Bit About Crowds

I figured I’d start doing some more editorial style stuff around here so here’s the first one of them.

NXT – August 30, 2011 – It’s A Clip Show. A CLIP SHOW.

NXT Date: August 30, 2011 Host: Matt Striker It’s the show on the night of the live Smackdown….and it’s a highlight show. This is NXT Graduates, which means that we’re getting highlights of people that have been on NXT rather than any new material. This is EXACTLY what I wanted as this show KEEPS FERAKING […]

Smackdown – August 30, 2011 – Smackdown Live Works For Me

Smackdown Date: August 30, 2011 Location: Intrust Bank Arena, Wichita, Kansas Commentators: Michael Cole, Booker T, Josh Matthews It’s the live show tonight and the main event is Christian vs. Orton 4985 for the title in a cage match. It’s a double branded show and hopefully we’ll get the announcement that Raw guys will also […]

Now On Facebook

This wasn’t my idea as most of you know that I hate social media.  Anyway there’s a page for it now and I’ll be looking into a way to automatically post links to it.  If anyone knows how to do that please let me know.   Anyway it’s there now so maybe it’ll […]

Monday Night Raw – August 29, 2011: It’s Really (Half) Over???

Monday Night Raw Date: August 29, 2011 Location: BOK Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma Commentators: Jim Ross, Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler It’s officially Alberto vs. Cena at the PPV but the bigger story at the moment is the conspiracy that Punk thinks is going on against him. According to him, someone wants Alberto to be champion. This […]

Brand Split Ending?

At least a little bit it seems as according to HHH on Raw tonight SD guys will be appearing on Raw now.   Thoughts on this?

Starrcade 1985 – The Original I Quit Match

Starrcade 1985 Date: November 28, 1985 Location: Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina/The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia Commentators: Bob Caudle, Tony Schiavone Found this and figured it would be worth taking a look at. This is a show where they have two different locations, each with six matches and each with a main event. In Atlanta we […]

Smackdown – August 26, 2011 – Kind Of A Tuesday Preview Show

Smackdown Date: August 26, 2011 Location: Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Commentators: Michael Cole, Josh Matthews, Booker T We’re still in Canada and we’re into the Henry as #1 contender era. The main event tonight is him vs. Sheamus in a Summerslam rematch that hopefully is as good as last time. I’m really hoping they […]

Impact Wrestling – August 25, 2011 – It’s Joe Time

Impact Wrestling Date: August 25, 2011 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tazz It’s another week closer to No Surrender, meaning the BFG Series is getting close to a finish. Tonight we have Angle vs. Crimson in what is almost guaranteed to have a screwy finish due to them both being big deals […]