Talk Is Jericho – Diamond Dallas Page Is Positively Unstoppable
Release Date: 02/01/19
Running time: 1:44
by Joe Aguinaldo
Chris welcomes Diamond Dallas Page to the podcast and they talk about a bunch of topics including:
Things you can’t say around Vince McMahon (e.g. Belt, Fans, Marks, Doing The Job).
How the DDPY workouts are growing.
Cody Rhodes’ amateur wrestling career and winning the State championships.
DDP’s relationship with Dusty.
Greg Gagne and how he initially didn’t think DDP was going to make it.
Mean Gene Okerlund, Jesse Ventura and Jake Roberts.
DDP’s first matches when he was 22 as Handsome Dallas Paige.
Doing a celebrity nude spread with Kimberly and how that helped his career.
Working with Randy Savage and how that helped his career.
Working with Kris Kanyon.
The end of WCW.
Coming to the WWE and how he had heat for being Eric Bischoff’s friend.
The first time he met the Rock.
DDP’s original idea for how he would come into the WWE.
Working in the WWE for only 6 months and working with Raven in TNA.
How HBK got Jericho into DDPY which helped his wrestling and singing career.
DDP working with NFL alumni.
The DDPY Challenge where the winner could win a million dollars.
DDP’s book Positively Unstoppable.
DDP reconciling with with Ric Flair.
Verdict: This was a very good podcast. DDP has a bunch of great stories, especially the ones about Savage and how he and Ric Flair ‘made up’ and became friends. LISTEN
Joe is a long time wrestling fan from Toronto. He is a co-host on the Pull Apart Podcast with Jeff Rush and Caitlin Lavelle as well as a contributor to www.pwpodcasts.com. One of his life goals is to be a guest host on one of Wade Keller’s post-show podcasts. He doesn’t consider himself any sort of expert, he just likes wrestling. Check him out on Twitter and Instagram @ja113.