Articles from April 2015



Smackdown – April 30, 2015: The Rivalry Of This Era

Smackdown Date: April 28, 2015 Location: iWireless Center, Moline, Illinois Commentators: Michael Cole, Tom Phillips, Jerry Lawler We’re four days removed from Extreme Rules, meaning we’re two and a half weeks from Payback. Coming out of Raw, the big story is Rollins having to defend his title against Randy Orton and Roman Reigns in a […]

WWE First Quarter Financials At A Glance

I’m not a financial guy so these are just highlights.

Mick Foley’s Cheap Pops Network Special

Now as you may know, Foley is my all time favorite wrestler so this might be a bit biased, which is completely different than all my usual writings. This was one of the most entertaining (notice that I didn’t necessarily say funny) things that has aired on the Network so far. Foley is a guy […]

NXT – April 29, 2015: That Old Feeling

NXT Date: April 29, 2015 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: Corey Graves, Rich Brennan, Byron Saxton We’re at the start of the new taping cycle this week, meaning it’s time to get ready for the build to the next Takeover special. Sami Zayn made his big return last week to go after […]

TNA One Night Only – Hardcore Justice 4: That Stupid Crowd

Hardcore Justice 4 Date: April 10, 2015 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Attendance: 1,100 Commentators: Josh Matthews, Jeremy Borash This is one of the shows that has been the definition of hit and miss. When you just let people do hardcore violence, it can make for some entertaining matches. However, when you stop caring and […]

New Column: The Evolution Isn’t A Mystery

This may sound familiar.   http://www.wrestlingrumors.net/kbs-review-evolution-isnt-mystery/35309/

Monday Nitro – December 6, 1999: This Is Them Trying

Monday Nitro #217 Date: December 6, 1999 Location: Milwaukee Arena, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Attendance: 7,250 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan The big question this week is can WCW somehow manage to make the shows even less coherent than they already have. Last week’s show had its moments, but for the most part it was all over […]

King of the Ring Network Special: Blink And You’ll Miss It

King of the Ring Network Special Date: April 28, 2015 Location: iWireless Center, Moline, Illinois Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Jerry Lawler This is a one off special with the returning King of the Ring semi-finals and finals taking place tonight. It’s just an hour long so the matches should have some time to […]

Watched Jerry Springer’s Too Hot For TV (Kind Of)

It’s Hail To The Attitude Era time!

Watched Unfiltered With Renee Young

And it’s about what you would expect.