Welcome One Welcome ALL! To the Golden Age of Grappling Podcast! This week we dive headfirst into Russo-ville, Its WCW's first week of the new millennium! Nonstop garbage from start to finish, but a fun show to discuss! Madusa defends the Cruiserweight title vs Asia! Stevie Ray fights Midnight! a "Shoot Fight Rules" match! And who gave The Juice a mic?
So join us for all the bad wrestling, terrible promos and mostly GODAWFUL Production errors!as we reviewed WCW Thunder from January 6th of 2000!
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!
Ladies and Gentlemen, boys, girls, and all others! Welcome! To the Golden Age of Grappling! This week we head back to the first year of Turner Broadcasting's WCW! Attendance was down! Revenue was down! But the Talent was fantastic! We follow Missy Hyatt and Robin Green on a trip to the mall! Great Muta debuts the YELLOW MIST in america! The Road Warriors do some Beef-Mashin' against the Samoan Swat Team! And Terry Funk is certifiably insane, and possibly wanted for attempted murder!
We reviewed the WCW's Clash of the Champions 8 from 1989!
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! 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!
Welcome One, Welcome All! To the Golden Age of Grappling! Step right up and witness the debut of DOOM! The Naming of the Frankensteiner! JR's original first love, Dr Death Steve Williams! Skateboarding Johnny Ace! Shane Douglas holding a skateboard! Trophy Smashing! a Meltzer-rated ***** match! and Good Ole-Fashioned gratuitous cleavage!
We reviewed WCW's Clash of the Champions IX from 1989!
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 the Golden Age of Grappling! Tonight, Step back to the earliest of days of Eastern Championship Wrestling on TV, Watch Terry Funk play around on his farm with dolls and the backside of a horse! See the start of Paul E Dangerously's Hostile takeover of ECW! Listen as we introduce the GrappleCast universe to the entity only known... as Jay Sulli.
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 death rattle of World Championship Wrestling! Its the Golden Age of Grappling! Witness Lex Lugar wearing a child's ballcap! See WCW claim their third or fourth reformation only to default back into shitting all over their audience! See the absolutely depressing ending of Bill Goldberg's WCW Career! And listen as Big Pappa Pump Scott Steiner Freaks and Peaks his way through being the TOP GUY.
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 to All! Big and small, young and old! All MAY ENTER! For this week we are going wayyyyy back all the way to 1985. Back before the WWE really had this whole Pay-Per-View thing figured out. Witness a 16 man tournament with less clean finishes than a 15 year old dishwasher. And see Roddy Piper take on Hulk Hogan for the WWF World Championship!