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Bischoff on Wrestling

RECAP AND REVIEW: 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff on Bash at the Beach 2000 – Russo’s infamous shoot promo, Hogan’s reaction, the original plan, Bischoff’s theory on “dirt sheets”

May 24, 2018

83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff – Bash at the Beach 2000 Release Date: 05/20/2018 Recap By: Jeff Rush DIRECT LINK TO LISTEN/DOWNLOAD “Vince Russo is… a very likable guy. You (Conrad) like him because you don’t really know him, and I felt the same way. I was like ‘You know, this guy’s pretty cool.’ He’s got that blue collar, New York, […]

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PODCAST RECAP AND REVIEW: The Steve Austin Show with Vince Russo on Brian Pillman’s infamous ECW promo, the WWE wrestler who is most comparable to him, lack of character development in pro wrestling, differences between WWE and UFC

March 16, 2018

The Steve Austin Show Release Date: March 13th, 2018 Recap by: Joe Aguinaldo DIRECT LINK TO LISTEN/DOWNLOAD 0:00 – Intro (The podcast actually starts at 1:52. The first 1:51 are sponsor reads) Steve is on vacation in Nevada visiting his in-laws, doing a bunch of four wheeling and riding his utility vehicles.He’ll also be doing some antique shopping. Steve has […]

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PODCAST RECAP AND REVIEW: The Steve Austin Show – Unleashed! with Vince Russo on pro wrestling lacking stories, coming up with The Rock speaking in the third person, original plans for Mike Tyson in the WWF, what big match was Austin disappointed in?

January 16, 2018

The Steve Austin Show – Unleashed! Release Date: January 11, 2018 Recap by: Joe Aguinaldo DIRECT LINK TO LISTEN/DOWNLOAD 0:00 – Intro Steve welcomes everyone to the show and was informed by his producer that today is Steve’s 500th show. He queues up Vince Russo who will be on today’s podcast talking about the Attitude Era. Steve says it’s always […]

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QUICK QUOTES: Vince Russo discusses his contributions to Austin and Rock’s careers, takes issue with Bruce Prichard

January 12, 2018

Vince Russo was the guest on The Steve Austin Show – Unleashed! this week. The two discussed their memories of working together. Regarding the development of the “Stone Cold” Steve Austin character: “Vince never watched ECW, never. He didn’t know anything about ECW and he knew very little about ‘Stunning’ Steve Austin in WCW… I was a huge fan of […]

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QUICK QUOTES: Vince Russo on WWE’s biggest problem, challening Vince McMahon on booking decisions, the biggest misconception of Vince Russo

January 8, 2018

Vince Russo was recently interviewed by the Two Man Power Trip of Wrestling podcast and talked about crash TV, challenging Vince McMahon on booking decisions and more. Here are the highlights they sent along: Where did the “crash” TV mindset come from when writing shows in the Attitude Era: “Basically where “crash” TV came from is real simple because there […]

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WRITTEN PODCAST RECAP: The Jim Cornette Experience: How Vince McMahon views food, Corny hiding in a NYC McDonald’s bathroom, how Harley Race would win a hypothetical bar fight and more

December 14, 2017

The Jim Cornette Experience Episode 210 – Listener Questions Release Date: December 7, 2017 Recap By: Mark Charles Adams DIRECT LINK TO LISTEN/DOWNLOAD Top Stories/Moments of interest • Funny talk about Vince McMahons eating habits • Jim’s opinion on a wide range of different stars from over the years Recap 0:00 – Intro: Jim welcomes us to the episode and […]

Bischoff on Wrestling

WRITTEN PODCAST RECAP: Bischoff on Wrestling – Eric’s thoughts on Samoa Joe, why WWE’s ratings are sinking, is Russo vs. Cornette a work? (Ep. 49)

July 1, 2017

Bischoff on Wrestling, Episode 49 Hosted by: Eric Bischoff, produced and co-hosted by Nick Hausman Duration: 74 minutes, 20 seconds Review by: Craig Elbe, @CraigElbe DIRECT LINK TO LISTEN/DOWNLOAD Top Stories -Vince Russo’s restraining order on Jim Cornette. -Brock Lesnar vs Samoa Joe. -Thoughts on Cody Rhodes winning the ROH World Title. -WrestleCircus’s Twitch and tip, Gabe Sapolsky responds. Timestamps […]

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QUICK QUOTES: James Storm on why he left NXT, working with Dutch Mantell and Vince Russo, where his catchphrase came from

July 1, 2017

James Storm was recently interviewed by USA Today and talked about a variety of subjects. Here are the highlights: His thoughts on Dutch Mantell’s return to the promotion: “I think it’s very good and I’m not just saying that because of the new ownership. I always felt Impact Wrestling was the best when you had Dutch and Jeff. Even when […]

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QUICK QUOTES: Jim Cornette talks about Vince Russo’s protective order against him

June 27, 2017

Jim Cornette was recently interviewed by The Two Man Power Trip of Wrestling podcast and talked about the recent protective order Vince Russo How WWE Network’s Table For 3 may have been the catalyst for the recent developments between Cornette and Russo: “When you just say it like that it just sounds so crass. We had a great time doing […]

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WRITTEN PODCAST RECAP: What Happened When w/ Tony Schiavone on WCW Greed, Luger and Bagwell’s backstage problems, Dusty Rhodes not wearing underwear, was the company salvageable? (Ep. 20)

June 25, 2017

WHAT HAPPENED WHEN MONDAY WITH TONY SCHIAVONE & CONRAD THOMPSON Episode 20: WCW Greed 2001 Release Date: June 12, 2017 Recap by: Dominic DeAngelo DIRECT LINK TO LISTEN/DOWNLOAD Top Newsworthy Items: -WCW’s last PPV -Dusty Rhodes & Ric Flair’s first (and only) PPV match -Buff Bagwell & Lex Luger “going into business for themselves” -A.J. Styles brief stay in WCW […]

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Bruce Prichard Something to Wrestle With

WRITTEN PODCAST RECAP: Something to Wrestling With on Vince Russo – his pitch for an O.J. Simpson match, why he left the WWF, how much credit should get for the Attitude Era? (Ep. 51)

June 21, 2017

Something To Wrestle With Bruce Prichard – Vince Russo in the WWF Air Date: 6/16/17 Episode 51 Recap by: Jeff Rush DIRECT LINK TO LISTEN/DOWNLOAD Noteworthy Items (full timestamps at the end) – Russo once trained with Johnny Rodz to become a pro wrestler – Russo pitched O.J. Simpson vs. Ron Goldman in a “Choose your weapon” match for WrestleMania […]

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Quick Quotes: Bruce Prichard explains how the DX Invasion unfolded, who inspired The Rock’s third-person persona

June 20, 2017

During this week’s episode of Something To Wrestle With Bruce Prichard: Vince Russo In The WWE, Conrad Thompson asked Bruce about some major moments during the Attitude Era and his thoughts on Vince Russo’s contributions to them. Russo recently taking credit for writing the DX invasion on Nitro: “The DX Invasion is something that was brought up in a production […]

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QUICK QUOTES: Bruce Prichard on Vince McMahon initially seeing Triple H as mid-card, a different perspective on the Curtain Call.

June 17, 2017

During this week’s episode of Something To Wrestle With Bruce Prichard: Vince Russo In The WWE, Conrad Thompson referenced Russo’s 2005 autobiography, Forgiven, throughout. The following excerpts came when the topic turned to Russo’s impact on Triple H’s career as well as the infamous Curtain Call: As was claimed in the book, did Vince Russo come up with the look, […]

Bischoff on Wrestling

WRITTEN PODCAST RECAP: Bischoff on Wrestling – his experience on Table for 3, how he would have booked his WWE debut, why did the WCW/NBC deal fall apart? (Ep. 45)

June 6, 2017

Bischoff on Wrestling, Episode 45 Hosted by: Eric Bischoff, produced and co-hosted by Nick Hausman Duration: 56 minutes, 31 seconds Review by: Craig Elbe, @Craig Elbe DIRECT LINK TO LISTEN/DOWNLOAD Top Stories, all stemming from the Table for 3 show with Eric, Jim Cornette, and Michael Hayes on the WWE Network. -Was Hayes sober and a good moderator? -Eric’s heat with […]

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WRITTEN PODCAST RECAP: X-Pac 1,2,360 w/ Christopher Daniels on Vince Russo, how TNA damaged Ultimate X, what he wanted to say to Ric Flair in a promo (Ep. 36)

May 11, 2017

X-Pac 1,2,360 (Episode 36) Guest: Christopher Daniels Date: May 10, 2017 Recap by: Christopher Gaspare DIRECT LINK TO LISTEN/DOWNLOAD Top Newsworthy Items -Christopher Daniels breaks down the ways Vince Russo helped and hurt his career -Daniels isn’t planning on retiring soon, but he does have a career planned after wrestling -Daniels says that ROH allows wrestlers to keep their intellectual property […]

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