Articles from October 2012

I Want To Talk A Little Bit About Sting Vs. Vader

This is one of those feuds that people always mention among the best ever, but every time I watch some of the matches from it, I’m blown away all over again by how freaking AWESOME they are. These guys had some of the best chemistry you’ll ever see in wrestling and I don’t recall them […]

Survivor Series Count-Up 2012 Edition – 1994: One Of The Biggest Surprises In WWF History

Survivor Series 1994 Date: November 23, 1994 Location: Freeman Coliseum, San Antonio, Texas Attendance: 10,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Gorilla Monsoon We’re rapidly approaching a new era in the WWF but we aren’t quite there yet. The main event tonight is Yokozuna vs. Undertaker in their second casket match of the year with Chuck Norris, yes […]

ECW on TNN – January 7, 2000: There’s A Nice Video. It’s Not Needed At All But It’s Nice.

ECW on TNN Date: January 7, 2000 Location: Westchester Country Center, White Plains, New York Attendance: 2,800 Commentators: Joey Styles, Joel Gertner It’s the go home show for Guilty As Charged with the real main event being the tag title match with the Impact Players challenging Raven and Dreamer. Unless I missed it, the world […]

Thought of the Day: WWE Is Now Ripping Off TNA’s Bad Ideas

I mentioned this in the review last night but it deserves its own mention here.

Survivor Series Count-Up 2012 Edition – 1993: Good Old Fashioned American Xenophobia

Survivor Series 1993 Date: November 24, 1993 Location: Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts Attendance: 15,509 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Bobby Heenan This is a show that I remember watching a lot as a kid but I think my tape ran out about halfway through it. Stupid VHS. Anyway, the main event tonight is a battle for AMERICA […]

An Expanded Thought On Why Raw Sucked Last Night

If you haven’t seen/read about Raw from last night and don’t want to be surprised, go check it out before you read this because there are heavy spoilers inside this.   This is one of those posts that isn’t going to make a ton of sense in a few months (hopefully), but for now it’s […]

Monday Night Raw – October 29, 2012: Dear Goodness They’ve Made Punk An Idiot Too

Monday Night Raw Date: October 29, 2012 Location: Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, North Carolina Commentators: Michael Cole, Jim Ross It’s past HIAC and we’re on the way to Survivor Series now. Ryback got screwed over by the referee that Punk and Heyman yelled at a few weeks ago because of the botched call in […]

Guilty As Charged 2000: Spike Dudley’s Shot At Glory

Guilty As Charged 2000 Date: January 9, 2000 Location: Boutwell Memorial Auditorium, Birmingham, Alabama Attendance: 4,700 Commentators: Joey Styles, Cyrus To show you where this company was at this point, Spike Dudley is in the main event fighting Mike Awesome for the world title. What does that tell you? The company was on life support […]

ECW on Sci-Fi – October 31, 2006: The Chamber Is Coming

ECW on Sci-Fi Date: October 31, 2006 Location: Bradley Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Commentators: Joey Styles, Tazz It’s Halloween (ish) and the main story is that Van Dam can challenge for the world title anytime he wants. Things are starting to pick up a bit around here, but the Test/Holly stuff is dragging it WAY down. […]

Survivor Series Count-Up 2012 Edition – 1992: Who Needs Hogan? The Main Event Rocks.

Survivor Series 1992 Date: November 25, 1992 Location: Richfield Coliseum, Richfield, Ohio Attendance: 17,500 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Bobby Heenan So remember everything that’s happened so far at this show? Forget it, because this is your usual PPV with a single Survivor Series match and that’s a tag match, where you have eight people to start […]