In Your House VIII: Beware of Dog (2015 Redo): A Different Kind of Dark Match

This actually requires some backstory.  There are actually two versions of this show but only one ever saw the light of day. The original show was scheduled for Sunday, May 26 in Florence, South Carolina. After the first match aired as scheduled, a bad thunderstorm rolled into the area and knocked out the power to […]

Monday Night Raw – May 20, 1996: Holy Cheese Steaks Served on a Book of New York Times Crossword Puzzles

Monday Night Raw Date: May 20, 1996 Location: Sioux City Auditorium, Sioux City, Iowa Attendance: 4,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler This is going to be the last show of an era as the Curtain Call happened over the weekend but this was taped WAY in advance so the political issues haven’t come up yet. […]

Monday Night Raw – July 8, 1996: The Other Third Man

Monday Night Raw Date: July 8, 1996 Location: Brown County Expo, Green Bay, Wisconsin Attendance: 4,660 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler We’re coming up on In Your House IX, which was barely mentioned last week. To be fair though, it’s not like anyone cared about that waste of a show so they might as well […]

Monday Night Raw – November 20, 1995: The Best One So Far

Monday Night Raw Date: November 20, 1995 Location: Richmond Coliseum, Richmond, Virginia Attendance: 4,500 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler It’s the night after Survivor Series and the big story is Bret Hart ending Diesel’s year long reign as WWF World Champion. That means it’s time to get ready for the Royal Rumble in about two […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 1996: For Whom The Bearer Tolls

Summerslam 1996 Date: August 18, 1996 Location: Gund Arena, Cleveland, Ohio Attendance: 17,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jim Ross, Mr. Perfect Things have changed quite a bit since last year. For one thing, the NWO currently has its foot on the WWF’s neck but no one knew how bad it was going to get. Shawn was […]

Monday Night Raw – June 26, 1995: The Dentist Makes Sense

Monday Night Raw Date: June 26, 1995 Location: Danville High School, Danville, Pennsylvania Attendance: 2,700 Commentators: Shawn Michaels, Vince McMahon We’re FINALLY past King of the Ring and the big story is the rise of King Mabel. For reasons that I’ll just never understand, Shawn Michaels and Undertaker were taken out in the first round, […]

Monday Night Raw – June 5, 1995: The Hart Family Magic

Monday Night Raw Date: June 5, 1995 Location: Struthers High School, Struthers, Ohio Attendance: 1,450 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler So considering I can knock out a month of these old Raw’s in less than a day but I can’t stand the thought of watching these shows in a row (and because that’s boring), I […]

Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania XII: An Hour

Wrestlemania XII Date: March 31, 1996 Location: Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim, California Attendance: 18,853 Commentators: Jerry Lawler, Vince McMahon This is all about Shawn Michaels vs. Bret Hart. The main event is an hour long Iron Man Match with Bret defending against the absolutely on fire Shawn Michaels. Since returning last May, Shawn has hit a […]

WWL Navidad Corporativa 2014: I Don’t Have A Subtitle

WWL Navidad Corporativa Date: Dec 17, 2014 (Aired December 25, 2014) Location: Pepin Cestero Coliseum, Bayamon, Puerto Rico Attendance: 3,500 Commentators: Willie Urbina, Axel Cruz The show is called Corporate Christmas. Why does this sound like Vince’s idea of a Christmas carol? Anyway this is a WWL (World Wrestling League) show from Puerto Rico (guess […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 1996: Cleveland Rocks……At Times!

Summerslam 1996 Date: August 18, 1996 Location: Gund Arena, Cleveland, Ohio Attendance: 17,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jim Ross, Mr. Perfect Things have changed quite a bit since last year. For one thing, the NWO currently has its foot on the WWF’s neck but no one knew how bad it was going to get. Shawn was […]