Welcome one, Welcome ALL! To the Golden Age of Grappling! This week, witness the beginning of GLOW! See the episodes that started it all as David McLane and his band of beauties stormed the television screens of America in the 80s! Along with all their first-try oddities, like cut-away insert shots, Hooded Racists, and a curse word filled promo from Hollywood! Its sleazy, its cheesy, and its kind of incredible!
We reviewed Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling Episodes 1+2!
Welcome One, Welcome All! To yet another episode of the Golden Age of Grappling! This week witness the very first and probably last WWE Capitol Punishment! The year was 2011 and the world was still recovering from a Miz Mania main event win when the WWE turned to the one man who could save the company and bring the attention of the world to their product... Of course the initial and punctuation laden superstar is well known for his work on the mic. I'm of course talking about R-Truth. And then, witness that time the entire company suffered from that gas leak and thought the real President Obama had come to a WWE PPV. Yeah, Shit gets weird.
Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls, Non-Binary World Wonders... Welcome! to The Golden Age of Grappling! This week we take a look at one of the recent offering's from the land of the rising sun's premier wrestling promotion New Japan! Listen as we discuss yet another amazing chapter of the Omega/Okada feud, and how it yet again overshadowed another incredible match between Japan's John Cena, Hiroshi Tanahashi, and Tetsuya Naito. Find out about even more factions! and listen to us complain about having too much awesome wrestling in one night.
We reviewed New Japan Pro Wrestling's Dominion 2017!
Welcome One, Welcome All! Its time for yet another edition of The Golden Age of Grappling! This week see the death of Hulkamania! See Brett Hart win the "first ever" king of the Ring tournament to become the two time King of the Ring! See the Hawaiian Krush get distracted by crusty the clown! Its tournament time!
Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls of all ages! Welcome! To the Golden Age of Grappling! This week witness the original Eugene, E-Vad Sullivan continue the wrestling trope of winning a woman for a night through a competition! Witness the technical mastery of Hacksaw Jim Duggan as he attempts to wrestle the blow-up-doll-filled-with-sand Sgt Craig Pittman! And discover the sad tale of Aldi-Brand Ultimate Warrior THE RENEGADE as he wins the TV Championship from Arn Anderson. Yeah, it ain't good!
elcome One Welcome All! to the Golden Age of Grappling! Join us for Part 2 of our trip to 2007 and the stories behind booking an Indie Wrestling show! For the first time ever we have a two time guest as Tom Green regales us with the fantastic stories behind a day wrangling Marty Jannetty, Awesome Kong beating the hell out of an "out on her feet" Ann Brookstone, the Nolie Rumble, and how they ended up with an NWA title change in a match between Tiger Mask 4 and Mike Quackenbush on a show in Portage Indiana!
We reviewed Fight Sports Midwest Chapter 2 from 2007!
Welcome one, Welcome ALL! To the Golden Age of Grappling! This evening, we trip back to the year 2007 For Chapter Two of Two of the Short Lived Indy-promotion Fight Sports Midwest! Where wrestlers like Seth Rollins (Tyler Black), Marty Jannetty, Mike Quackenbush, Awesome Kong and even Tiger Mask 4 appear in Portage Indiana! In a Golden Age of Grappling first we have a guest! Mr Tom Green (@notthattomgreen) is here to give us the inside scoop and amazing stories behind his venture into running a wrestling promotion! And in another GrappleCast first we will be splitting this discussion into two episodes! Tom had so many fun stories we just couldn't bring ourselves to leave anything out!
We reviewed Fight Sports Midwest Chapter 2 from 2007!
Ladies and Gentlemen, boys, girls, inbetweeners! (Thanks kev) Welcome! To the Golden Age of Grappling! This week, we take Grappling to the EXTREME! How extreme, you ask? Well So Extreme as to have a SUBMISSION MATCH! A PIG PEN Match! (for the title of Ms WrestleMania no less...) And who can forget when Gregory Helms became an actual WWE-Robotic Backstage Interviewer!?!?
Welcome One, Welcome All! to the Golden Age of Grappling! This week Lay witness to the night Triple H went META! its #HHHOverload with 3 WWE Title matches in one evening! Triple Triple H! See when WWE tried to make the GoDaddy girl their new Trish! And hear why the Great Khali only prays to THE MOST EVIL of Hindu Gods! Its Raw in PPV Format!
Boys and Girls, Ladies and Gentleman, Dogs, Cats, Anyone with ears step right up! For tis time for yet another episode of The Golden Age of Grappling! This week witness Ahmed Johnson wrestle one match for every set of knee-pads! watch as Jerry Lawler talks crap about any and every sport that isn't pro wrestling! See the Rock and Sock Connection when Rock's finisher was still a cross body! And see the true stars of tonight's show, 5 empty front row seats!
We reviewed WWF's In Your House 15: A Cold Day in Hell!
Welcome one, welcome all to the Golden Age of Grappling! This week we trip back to the 700 mph downhill rush of WCW Nitro as they raced to kill their company as quickly as possible! See Kevin Nash agree to put his career on the line for absolutely no reason! Watch as Scott Norton and Buff Bagwell have the closest thing to an acceptable match of the night! And Witness Raven do nothing as his crew of ICP and Vampiro ruin everything slightly fun about this show! OH yeah, and Hogan changed his clothes...
We reviewed WCW Nitro Episode 203 from August 9th of 1999!
Ladies and Gentleman, boys, girls, others, unicorns, choppers and wolf-kin... Welcome! to the Golden Age of Grappling! This week witness what many consider to be the absolute bottom of wrestling quality when it comes to Total Nonstop Action wrestling! See all of TNA's promising up and coming wrestlers forced to work with guys who either can't go anymore or just never could! Witness Kurt Angle warning everyone before the second match that they got taken advantage of when they paid for the show by promising there wont be a pay per view quality match! see the DOMINATION of the MEM! AND, of course, the infamous abortion known as Jenna Morasca vs Sharmell.
Welcome One, Welcome All! to the Golden Age of Grappling! Tonight Witness the show that unfortunately the WWE doesn't want you to remember or think about. I say unfortunately, because there are two damn fantastic matches on it. But this wouldn't be wrestling without the Bad... And there is a decent helping of that as well. See the early days of Eugene! Watch when crowds had completely NO F*CKS to give about Women's wrestling matches! The Coach in an actual match! And of course, when the WWE couldn't help but add no-build HEAT matches to the card!
Greetings and Salutations! Welcome One and All to the Golden Age of Grappling! This week, Witness how One man's finisher, effectively killed even good matches he was involved in! see Goldberg fresh off his loss get his now unimportant win back! Hear about how a man many thought wouldn't make it to the top did just that, but since this is WCW, so of course he didn't actually do it, it was handed to him...
Ladies and Gentleman, step right up! Its another edition of the Golden Age of Grappling! listen as the world of WWE got shaken up yet again! See Paul Heyman and Eric Bischoff try to pretend to get excited about draft picks like Mark Jindrak, Renee Dupree and Nidia! Listen as HHH is drafted to smackdown, only to be back on raw a week later!
We reviewed the WWE Draft Lottery of 2004! its Raw episode 565!
Welcome One, Welcome All! To yet another edition of the Golden Age of Grappling! This week travel back ten years to the city of Portage Indiana! And witness the humble beginnings/early days of wrestlers featured on this years WrestleMania! See the likes of Claudio Castagnoli (Cesaro), Tyler Black (Seth Rollins), and Austin Aries (Austin Aries)! It was the small company with big dreams so lets sit down and enjoy this impressive indy show!
Welcome One, Welcome All! To the Golden Age of Grappling! rest your eyes and listen as we discuss the very first, and similarly to Star Wars Retroactively numbered, WrestleMania! See the likes of Superstar Special Delivery Jones and Maniac Matt Borne! Hear Baby-face Andre The Giant talk about his desire to retire! And see a son totally overshadowed by his legendary father... Bruno Samartino.
Welcome One, Welcome All to another edition of The Golden Age of Grappling! We are on the Road to WrestleMania, So let us go back 11 years to 2006! Witness Mickie James steal Chicago's heart as she battles the seemingly hated Trish Stratus! Watch as Booker T is relegated to a crap match with The Boogeyman! See THE WRESTLING MACHINE Kurt Angle in full effect! And find out what happens in Tennessee when Vince McMahon mocks the LORD with a cameo from Evil Linda McMahon!
Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys, Girls, Non-Binary Folks! Any and all are Welcome to the GOLDEN AGE OF GRAPPLING! Witness the Jim Crocket Promotions Sequel that wont live up to the original! See matches between such wrestling legends as Denny Brown, Mike Davis and Brian Adidis! watch as Gordon Solie and Bob Caudle try their hardest to maneuver through the production mayhem that was pre-Wrestlemania pre-PPV wrestling promotion! There is No question about it folks, Its time for the NWA's Granddaddy of them all!
We Reviewed Starrcade 1984: The Million Dollar Challenge!