Articles from November 2013



Bash at the Beach 1998 (2013 Redo): The Celebrities Are Better Than The Wrestlers

Bash at the Beach 1998 Date: July 12, 1998 Location: Cox Arena, San Diego, California Attendance: 10,095 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan     Tonight is all about the celebrities as the main event is DDP/Karl Malone vs. Hollywood Hogan/Dennis Rodman. We’ve also got football player Kevin Greene vs. the Giant in what […]

On This Day: November 30, 2011 – NXT 2011: They’ve Only Just Begun. Heaven Help Us All.

NXT Date: November 30, 2011 Location: Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, North Carolina Commentators: Josh Matthews, Matt Striker Time for another week of this. We’re almost in December of a show that started in early March. We’re also approaching the wedding of Maxine and Bateman, which I think is scheduled for late January. This show […]

On This Day: November 29, 2011 – Smackdown: Christmas In November

Smackdown Date: November 29, 2011 Location: Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, North Carolina Commentators: Michael Cole, Booker T, Josh Matthews This is a special edition of the show as it’s airing live on Tuesday. Also it’s the holiday episode, which I think is a catch all for Thanksgiving and Christmas, which is next month but […]

On This Day: November 28, 1985 – Starrcade 1985: The Best In The Series

Starrcade 1985 Date: November 28, 1985 Location: Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina/The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia Commentators: Bob Caudle, Tony Schiavone   So we’re here in 1985 now and on to a new city in Atlanta. Wrestlemania has now debuted as the WWF and Hulk Hogan in particular are clearly something to be reckoned with. By […]

Thunder – July 8, 1998: The Midcard Saves Them Again

Thunder Date: July 8, 1998 Location: Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center, Birmingham, Alabama Commentators: Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan, Lee Marshall, Tony Schiavone The main story here of course is Goldberg winning the world title two days before in the Georgia Dome. We’re heading into Bash at the Beach on Sunday and the question is how does this […]

Smackdown – November 29, 2013: Why Smackdown Should Take A Lesson From Impact

Smackdown Date: November 29, 2013 Location: Mohegan Sun Hotel and Casino, Uncasville, Connecticut Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield The main story coming into tonight is Cena vs. Orton being confirmed for TLC, but I can’t imagine we’ll get much on that at Smackdown. Other than that the big questions are what did the Wyatts […]

Thought of the Day: Why Losses Matter

I picked this up from Terry Funk on Austin’s podcast (fascinating listen if you have an hour and a half to spare).

Impact Wrestling – November 27, 2013: A Funeral Is The Happiest Moment

Impact Wrestling Date: November 28, 2013 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tazz It’s the Thanksgiving episode tonight and the main story is an eight man elimination tag with Team Roode vs. Team Angle. No word on who will actually be on each team, but it shouldn’t be that hard to figure out. […]

NXT – November 27, 2013: I’m So Thankful For NXT

NXT Date: November 27, 2013 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: Tom Phillips, William Regal, Renee Young The main story coming into tonight is the #1 contenders match between Sami Zayn and Adrian Neville with the winner getting a shot at Bo Dallas next week. Other than that we have our usual drama […]

Happy Thanksgiving

Thank you all for taking the time to read my ramblings on here.  The ad revenue and ebook sales are making it more and more likely that I can do this as my full time job every month as the sales have been consistently going up.  I’ll keep putting them out as long as you […]