Thunder – September 9, 1999: A Real Alternative

Thunder Date: September 9, 1999 Location: Wendler Arena, Saginaw, Michigan Attendance: 4,653 Commentators: Larry Zbyszko, Mike Tenay We’re into a new era here in WCW as I’m convinced the company gave up at the last Nitro. Unfortunately that means we have a taped Thunder to sit through, even though the previous show felt like the […]

Thunder – August 12, 1999: Oh Come On

Thunder Date: August 5, 1999 Location: Lacrosse Center, Lacrosse, Wisconsin Commentators: Mike Tenay, Larry Zbyszko It’s the go home show for Road Wild and the big story is Hulk Hogan returning to the red and yellow for the first time in over three years and pretty much guaranteeing victory on Saturday. Chris Benoit has also […]

Thunder – July 14, 1999: Dear. Freaking. Goodness.

Thunder Date: July 14, 1999 Location: Jefferson County Civic Center, Birmingham, Alabama Commentators: Larry Zbyszko, Mike Tenay Oh joy. It’s a taped Thunder coming off a PPV. The good thing is we’re coming off the least boring show WCW had in awhile, though on the other hand it led us to ANOTHER Hogan title reign […]

Wrestler of the Day – September 27: Doom

Today we have the longest reigning WCW Tag Team Champions of all time: Doom.

Required Viewing #12: I Want Violence

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Thunder – March 25, 1999: Lexington Deserves Better

Thunder Date: March 25, 1999 Location: Rupp Arena, Lexington, Kentucky Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan We’re still in my hometown for the taped version. After last week I don’t even want to imagine how bad this one could be but it can’t be worse than some of the stuff they’ve done before. As […]

Uncensored 1999 (2014 Redo): SuperBrawl Part II: This Time With 48% Less Suck!

Uncensored 1999 Date: March 14, 1999 Location: Freedom Hall, Louisville, Kentucky Attendance: 15,930 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan, Tony Schiavone It’s SuperBrawl Part II with a lot of rematches from that horrible show. In this case the main event is Hogan vs. Flair for the title in a barbed wire cage match with an added […]

Wrestler of the Day – July 8: Butch Reed

Here’s a very powerful man who could have been Ron Simmons had Ron Simmons not existed. Today is Butch Reed.

Wrestler of the Day – July 7: Barry Windham

Today is one of the most talented wrestlers you’ll ever see: Barry Windham. This is going to be a shorter list as one of the matches is over forty minutes long. It’s well worth it though.

Starrcade 1992 (2013 Redo): My Favorite Match

Starrcade 1992 Date: December 28, 1992 Location: The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia Attendance: 8,000 Commentators: Jesse Ventura, Jim Ross As mentioned, this is a fairly packed show. In addition to the world title matches, we also have the Unified World Tag Team Titles on the line. I mentioned the NWA tag title tournament earlier on. For […]