This week! The Attitude Era becomes Self-aware! We keep it classy with Pete Rose and Jennifer Flowers!The Legion of Doom buy new Goalie pads! Sgt Slaughter refuses to allow his estranged daughter Chyna to date Triple H! Sable Powerbombs her way into the hearts of millions! The Brothers of Destruction Collide! And Stone Cold Steve Austin is crowned World Champion!
Welcome ladies and gentlemen, for another fantastic edition of the Golden Age of Grappling! This week we delve into the “enhancement Match” and Promo-fest that was WWF Superstars! Meet legends like Sonny Blaze, Von Krus, and Matt and Jeff’s Cool uncle Barry Hardy! Repo Man is battling the British Bulldogs ability to deliver the same promo every time! Papa Shongo has cursed the Ultimate Warrior with a mom haircut! and the Mountie has souped up his Shock Stick to possible lethal levels!
So join us as we review WWF Superstars from May 9th and 16th of 1992!
Ladies and Gentlemen… I invite you, to what we here at The Golden Age of Grappling consider a truly special occasion. Many in today’s popular culture have come to enjoy consuming and laughing at pieces of media that are NOT good. Examples include Bad Movies like Miami Connection or Gooby. In this same mind of viewing. I would like to frame tonight’s discussion by stating. The Good, Good People at WWE Network, Have discovered “The Room” of Professional Wrestling. And it. is. glorious! in its attempts at relevance! Please, Join us this week for an extra special episode of the GrappleCast.
As we Review the AWA’s Team Challenge Series Pilot from October of 1989!
Also read the shownotes on the website, we have lots of things to show you!
Brothers and Sisters of wrestling fandom, We gather here today to remember one of the greatest minds in wrestling history. Join us as we take a look back at 3 very different moments in the life and career of The Brain. Listen as we discuss The Bobby Heenan show Oinkettes and all! then we get super sloppy with Bobby and Gorilla competing on nickelodeon's Double Dare! and finally we listen to what many consider to be the BEST hall of fame speech of all time from the class of 2004.
We gather to mourn, we gather to celebrate, but mostly we gather here to remember Bobby 'The Brain' Heenan.
Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys, Girls and Inbetweeners! Welcome! to the Golden Age of Grappling! This week witness the tragic breakup of Sweet Sapphire and Dusty Rhodes! The Big Bossman being inserted into 3 story-lines! Roddy Piper on commentary! And anyone and everyone speaking on microphones! Seriously, a third of this show is promo-time.
Damas y Caballeros, Boys and Girls, and anyone else within earshot! Come! Share, and enjoy The Golden Age of Grappling! This week we delve back to 1988 when David McLane (of GLOW fame) tried to take a bunch of the girls and become a real life big time promoter! And to their credit they may be the best part of the show. But in the end, there's only ONE Eiffel Tower, and ONE Mona Lisa, And ONE Leaning Tower of Pizza, But there are TWO non-finishes that main event this program.
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.
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!
Welcome One, Welcome All to the Golden Age of Grappling! Tonight at the Ground Zero event in Louisville Kentucky, Witness the furious wrath of a just-injured Stone Cold Steve Austin as he relinquishes his tag team title. Listen to Jerry the King Lawler set a world record for most Motel mentions in a single broadcast! See everyone's favorite masked man Del Wil... I mean, Max Mini as he attempts to dodge the (Comparatively) gigantic El Torito! And Finally watch three WWF Superstars stumble like toddlers at chuck'e'cheese's through the WWF's 2nd attempt at a triple threat match!
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! Tonight RIGHT HERE in YOUR Earholes! (Cheap Pop) Witness the Face Licking, Rule Changing, Bossman Cheering, Teeth Gritting, Vince Growling royal rumble of 1992! Its a stacked roster, and an even more stacked episode of the Golden Age of Grappling Podcast!