Articles from October 2015



Great American Bash 2000 (2015 Redo): The One Where A 14 Year Old Girl Mounts Vince Russo

Great American Bash 2000 Date: June 11, 2000 Location: Baltimore Arena, Baltimore, Maryland Attendance: 7,031 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mark Madden, Scott Hudson The company is in a very bad place right now and it seems like it can only get worse. At this point the company is all about Russo and Bischoff plus a few […]

Thunder – June 7, 2000: Let’s See If He Can Screw This Up Too

Thunder Date: June 7, 2000 Location: Civic Coliseum, Knoxville, Tennessee Attendance: 3,088 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan It’s the final show before the Great American Bash and this week’s Nitro was one of the biggest disasters I’ve ever seen. WCW has decided to make the old and new talent look horrible, aside from […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 1992: Here Comes Santa Claus

Survivor Series 1992 Date: November 25, 1992 Location: Richfield Coliseum, Richfield, Ohio Attendance: 17,500 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Bobby Heenan This really is a different era in the WWF as we’re moving more towards a child friendly product with more over the top and at times cartoonish characters. It’s not the most interesting all the time, […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 1991: Bait And Switch

Survivor Series 1991 Date: November 27, 1991 Location: Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan Attendance: 17,500 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby Heenan This show marks a change of pace from the Survivor Series formula and it was for the better. The fans saw little to no reason to buy a pay per view with nothing on the […]

Wrestling Wars Podcast Episode 25

The show is back after a hiatus with new guest X-Fear and a movie discussion.  And of course wrestling. http://mightynorcal.podbean.com/e/wpp-26-the-return-a-very-special-halloween-edition-featuring-our-ivy-league-educated-film-buff-and-lover-of-horror-x-fear-spooky-stuff-and-horror-movie-reccommendations/

Smackdown – October 28, 2015: A Holiday Treat

Smackdown Date: October 29, 2015 Location: Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix, Arizona Commentators: Jerry Lawler, Rich Brennan, Booker T. We’re coming off a good Raw and we now have a fresh #1 contender in Roman Reigns. The other big story however is Bray Wyatt kidnapping both the Undertaker and Kane in order to feast on […]

Another Bad Sign For Impact

I usually don’t talk about these things but this is worth mentioning.

Ring of Honor TV – October 28, 2015: Even Better Than Bullwinkle

Ring of Honor Date: October 29, 2015 Location: Shrine Auditorium, San Antonio, Texas Commentators: Kevin Kelly, Nigel McGuinness Last week was a good show for ROH as they addressed several stories while also giving us some good action. Tonight we have some fallout from last week with the Kingdom facing ReDRagon/Michael Elgin in a six […]

WWE Q3 Earnings Report

http://corporate.wwe.com/news/2015/wwe-reports-strong-third-quarter-2015-earnings-growth Since most of us have little to no idea what most of this means, here’s a quick summary:

Survivor Series Count-Up – 1990: Cracking Like An Egg

Survivor Series 1990 Date: November 22, 1990 Location: Hartford Civic Center, Hartford, Connecticut Attendance: 16,000 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Roddy Piper This is a somewhat different show that in recent years as we have a main event of sorts. It was never tried again and that’s probably the best idea. It’s called the Grand Finale Match […]