Required Viewing #8: A Wrestlemania Retrospective

This one is slightly out of date, but it still works for me.

On This Day: August 7, 2002 – TNA Weekly PPV #8: See All This? Don’t Do ANY Of It

TNA Weekly PPV #8 Date: August 7, 2002 Location: Tennessee State Fairgrounds Arena, Nashville, Tennessee Commentators: Mike Tenay, Don West, Ed Ferrara We’re back to Nashville and this is a BIG show. Around this time the original financial backer of the company bailed out, so the company is either in a big state of flux […]

On This Day: May 8, 1996 – In Your House #8: Beware Of Power Outages

In Your House 8: Beware of Dog Date: May 26/28, 1996 Location: Florence Civic Center, Florence, South Carolina/North Charleston Coliseum, North Charleston, South Carolina Attendance: 6,000/4,500 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler/Jim Ross, Mr. Perfect We’re four weeks removed from our last show, and not a lot has really changed. Bulldog vs. Shawn is your main […]

TNA Weekly PPV #8: So. Much. Stupid.

TNA Weekly PPV #8 Date: August 7, 2002 Location: Tennessee State Fairgrounds Arena, Nashville, Tennessee Commentators: Mike Tenay, Don West, Ed Ferrara We’re back to Nashville and this is a BIG show. Around this time the original financial backer of the company bailed out, so the company is either in a big state of flux […]

Wrestlemania Count-Up – #8: Show Us The Centerfolds!

Wrestlemania 8 Date: April 5, 1992 Location: Hoosierdome, Indianapolis, Indiana Attendance: 62,167 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby Heenan Star Spangled Banner: Reba McEntire This was an interesting entry in the series as well. You could clearly see things beginning to change in the WWF at this point. Ric Flair had arrived and was the reigning WWF […]

Wrestlemania #7: Should Real Life News Be Incorporated Into Angles?

As you know, this show was built around the real life Gulf War. This was viewed as stupid because the war was already over, but that’s not the point. Should there be angles based on real life events?

Wrestlemania Count-Up – #7: Can’t You Keep The War Going Just A Few More Months?

Wrestlemania 7 Date: March 24, 1991 Location: Los Angeles Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California Attendance: 16,158 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby Heenan America The Beautiful: Willie Nelson Now this was a most interesting show and one that I’ve always liked for some reason. The theme for this show was Stars and Stripes in light of the […]

In Your House #8 – Beware Of Dog – This Will Probably Never Happen Again

In Your House 8: Beware of Dog Date: May 26/28, 1996 Location: Florence Civic Center, Florence, South Carolina/North Charleston Coliseum, North Charleston, South Carolina Attendance: 6,000/4,500 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler/Jim Ross, Mr. Perfect We’re four weeks removed from our last show, and not a lot has really changed. Bulldog vs. Shawn is your main […]

Clash of the Champions Count-Up – #8: An Absolute Classic

Clash of the Champions #8: Fall Brawl 1989 Date: September 12, 1989 Location: Carolina Coliseum, Columbia, South Carolina Attendance: 2,600 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jim Cornette We’re in 89 here and since it’s anywhere between late summer and early winter, it’s Fall Brawl. This has nothing to do with the regular PPV because there were about […]