Welcome one, welcome all! To another edition of The Golden Age of Grappling! This week we hop back in our time machine to head back to the Jersey Shore in the dying days of the last millennium! Its time once again to GET EXTREME! And this week we have a doozy of a show featuring a Broken-Jaw’d Sabu! A promo from adult film star Jasmine St Claire! New Jack hits an Encore edition of his Balcony Dive! Balls Mahoney wraps a chair around the head of Steve Corino! And the Ruler of the Universe, SID, comes to town!
Welcome One, Welcome ALL! To another edition of the Golden Age of Grappling! On this week’s show we dive headfirst into the original brand split! Its Bischoff vs Steph! Bischoff comes armed with H-L-A, Distant announcers, and the best of defunct companies propping up his WWE-bred main-eventers! And Steph fires back with the freaking Big Show as her champion, but a fantastic tag division with the likes of Los Guerreros and Edge/Mysterio! lots of good on this week’s show, Oh and the very first ever elimination chamber!
so join us as we review WWE’s Survivor Series 2002!
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Step right up for another edition of the Golden Age of Grappling! This week we witness the prolonged death of WCW! DDP learns what happen when you stalk The Undertakers wife Sara! Test becomes the mouthpiece of the Dudley Boyz! Jericho points out obvious plastic surgery! The Bookend Vs The Rock Bottom is tested! And the WWF falls into a pit of bad finishes!
Welcome One! Welcome All! Step right up for another edition of the Golden Age of Grappling! This week we see what the second impression of ECW PPV looked like! See Mr Monday Night Rob Van Dam and Sabu beat up the Insane Clown Posse! The Sandman is lost in Florida! Little Spike Dudley donates about half his body weight in blood to the concrete floors of Fort Lauderdale's War Memorial! Live Helicopter footage! and More WWF Run-ins than you would think!
Welcome One, Welcome All! To the Golden Age of Grappling! Join us as we discover the debut of Biker Undertaker! Triple H has begun mixing his faction with family! Stephanie as the Women's Champion at the age of 24! And Gerald Brisco's exhaustive time as the WWF Hardcore Champion!
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! By Royal Decree of the Dukes of the Deep-Midwest! All shall be invited to the Golden Age Backlash Ball! Royal's and Commoners, Knights and Squires, ALL ARE WELCOME! Witness Her Majesty, the Duchess of Queensbury, as she presides over a fantastic bout of athleticism between his Lordship William Regal and the Ayatollah of Rock'n'Rolla Y-2-J! A 6-man Battle as the Princes of Dudleyville take on the peasant-mercenary faction known as the X-factor! And a feral, animalistic, match with Hardcore Title ramifications as the intelligent and crafty Raven takes on the Impregnable Beast known as Rhyno!
Listen as we discuss all of this and more in our review of WWF's Backlash 2001!
Welcome One! Welcome All! To the Golden Age of Grappling! This week GO EXTREME once more! with the worlds most famous annual Internet Convention! Whatever that means... A Wild Eyed Rookie Tracy Smothers Debuts in ECW! The Full Blooded Italians are formed! Chris Candido's Terry Funk impression! Terry Funk's Terry Funk impression! And The Height of Dreamer Vs Raven!
We watched ECW Hardcore TV Episodes 201 & 202 covering ECW's CyberSlam 1997!
Ladies and Gentleman, Boys and Girls, Inbetweeners, NCR, Legion or Enclave.. ALL ARE WELCOME! To the Golden Age of Grappling! This week witness the land of EXTREME before Pay Per View! Witness the time when the "worlds sexiest man" Jason was the Bobby Heenan of Philadelphia! See Bubba Ray Dudley dressed for Prom! Todd Gordon in a match! Sabu's Return! Public Enemy's Goodbye! And of course the foul mouthed, bloodthirsty mob that was the ECW Fans as they pour their adoration onto a Mr Paul E Dangerously!
Welcome One, Welcome All! To yet another edition of the Golden Age of Grappling! This week witness the Pre-PPV world of ECW Home Video! Hear almost all of the expletive laden promos uncensored with all the blood and guts you come to expect from a brand such as extreme championship wrestling! Hear about Sandman being hit with a kendo stick by a 6 year old! That weird moment in time where D-von Dudley was the only heel dudley! Listen to original entrance theme music untouched by the legal team at WWENetwork! And of course, it wouldn't be ECW without at least one Joel Gertner promo...
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 another Episode of the Golden Age of Grappling! We travel to the land of extreme! See what happens when both Masato Tanaka and Jerry Lynn cant make the show! Witness Axl Rotten's ever-so-inclusive promo abilities! See a very young Yoshihiro Tajiri fresh off being allowed colors in his ring gear. And watch everyone say "Guilty as charged" as many times as possible!
Welcome One Welcome All! To the Golden Age of Grappling! Witness one of the bloodiest matches in WWE History! Listen as the WWE grapples with the retirement of Stone Cold Steve Austin! Watch as the WWE attempts to set up the absolute Dud that was Golderg vs Brock Lesnar at Mania for the first time! listen as John Cena and Josh Matthews battle shirts that were way too big! And hear how this show was easily 10 times better than Rumble '95!
This week its our CHRISTMAS SPECIAL! All Christmas All the time. We have clips as old as 1976 to as new as 2004. Welcome the the Christmas show. Highlights include a Lonely Italian man, Bobby Heenan as Santa Clause with Roddy Piper, The very first, and I believe last, Topless Top Rope Match in WWE history, And of course, you bet we have the Christmas Creature!
Welcome, Sit down, and Enjoy a Festive episode of the Golden Age of Grappling!
Hear Ye Hear Ye! Its Time for a Brand New GOLDEN AGE OF GRAPPLING! This week Go back to 1998, Just before many of the ECW Mainstays were stolen away by bigger companies! To a time when New Jack was perpetually attacking Jack Victory at random. When Axl Rotten bragged about not listening to doctors as Masato Tanaka and Balls Mahoney go for the tag Titles! A time when Bill Alfonso's Whistle blowing finally spread to the audience causing a Vuvuzela like irritant! And when Tammy Lynn Sytch was in the middle of her infamous feud with Tammy Lynn Bitch!
Welcome One, Welcome ALL to another fine edition of The Golden Age of Grappling! Gone are the wraiths of Cellular Calls, and return to the glory of Tony's voice. As we view what many call the Grand Daddy of them all! I don't have any crazy theme this week for the rundown. Its the final stop on our Road to WrestleMania!
This week We Reviewed the WWF's Wrestlemania X-seven!
Welcome One, Welcome All to the Golden Age of Grappling Podcast! This week we begin our ROAD TO WRESTLEMANIA! Over the next few weeks we will be reviewing other companies "Versions of Mania." And where better to start then with the debut of TOTAL NONSTOP ACTION! That's right, the land of Jarrett, the place that held down AJ Styles and Samoa Joe for years. And who can forget DON WEST!?!?
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Witness the Death Defying stunts of a child who never felt he had his fathers approval. Listen as those same acts are forgotten merely 30 minutes later! Al Snow and Val Venus make rare appearences in the Managerial roles! Feel the Attitude™ in a Thong Stink Face match! And finally bear witness to the Kiss seen 30 times in a single Pay Per View!