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My 5 favorite wrestling podcasts

Podcasting has really blown up in the last couple of years and there are so many podcasts that I can’t even keep up with the ones that I want to listen to, much less try new ones. That being said, I do have a rotating list that I try to keep up with and I do make an effort to try out new podcasts when I can. Here’s my five favorite wrestling podcasts at this moment… 1. The...
Via Pile Driver Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WrestleMania III – Live Twitter Feed

In 1987 the internet was still a decade away from anything close to resembling widespread use. If you asked someone back then whether they’d be interested in following 140 character messages detailing the minutia of the lives of celebrities, friends & others they’d probably look at you like you were mad and tell you to get out more. Nowadays the ‘two screen experience’...
Via Fight Booth
March 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Lessons To Be Learned From WWE WrestleMania 1

It has been 30 years since we packed arenas around the country to watch Hulk Hogan and Mr. T battle Roddy Piper and Paul Orndorff in the inaugural WrestleMania, breaking the record for the most watched closed circuit event in the U.S. at the time.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

WWE: The Best of WCW Clash of the Champions DVD Review

This Best of WCW Clash of the Champions DVD set claims to be the “Best of” and it’s hard to argue with the claim. While some of your favorites may not have made the cut, it’s overall a very good collection of 24 matches spanning the show’s history.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

WWE Review: Madison Square Garden Wrestling August 25,1984

The night is August 25 1984 and the place is the "Mecca" of professional wrestling Madison Square Garden in New York City. Tonight the WWF will be presenting a loaded show featuring one of my favorite feuds of all-time in the main event, "Rowdy" Roddy Piper vs. "Superfly" Jimmy Snuka.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Roddy Piper Confronts Vince Russo About WCW Snub and Owen Hart Tragedy

Roddy Piper is flying under the radar in the podcast world as the wrestling icon continues to deliver some fascinating interviews with wrestling personalities. The latest with Vince Russo is a classic as the interview takes a very strange turn at the end of the first part.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Paul Orndorff speaks on Hulk Hogan feud, Vader fight, & more

25 years ago I was a boy screaming for Hulk Hogan to punch Paul Orndorff in the face at the Spectrum. Mr. Wonderful played me and 20,000 others like puppets. I just hoped the WWE Hall of Fame wrestler didn't remember those death wishes when we sat down for an extended interview with Paul Orndorff.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
January 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Top 10 WWE Greatest Feuds In History

There is nothing more memorable in professional wrestling than a great rivalry. The WWE has produced some of the all-time best over the last several decades and I thought it would be fun to look back and countdown the ten best WWE feuds of all-time.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
January 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Pro Wrestling's Greatest Feuds: Hulk Hogan vs. Paul Orndorff

Over 25 years later all you have to do is mention Hulk Hogan vs. Paul Orndorff to the fans that lived it and you will get smiles and memories. Orndorff vs. Hogan even decades later remains one of the most memorable rivalries of arguably the biggest period in pro wrestling.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
December 22, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: Roddy Piper Talks Pro Wrestling, His Health & More

Recently, the Hilsboro Tribune caught up with former WWE superstar and Hall Of Famer Rowdy Roddy Piper for an interview. Roddy talked about his life, wrestling and his health. Below are some highlights from the interview. What is life like as “Rowdy Roddy” Piper these days “Holy cow. What a life. Over the last 15 years, I’ve been in 120 countries. I’m known all over the...
Via Wrestling News Depot
November 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Rowdy Roddy Piper Shows What’s Under His Kilt In New Ad

Chicago, IL – This might be the most bizarre thing you see all day. First of all, who had any idea Rowdy Roddy Piper was that old. I mean, he’s every bit of 60 plus another 20 years of wrinkles… the life of a professional wrestler. In his most recent commercial ad, Piper pulls out bananas, toilet paper and a cell phone from under his kilt to communicate with a talking cash...
Via Sports Mockery
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: Two WWE Legends House Members And New Best Friends May Get Their Own Reality Show

If anybody watched WWE Legends House on the WWE network you got a real treat. “What do you get when eight WWE Legends live under one roof?” Duggan and Piper became such good friends on the show that now there is talk of them two getting their very own reality show. During an appearance at the Mid-Atlantic Legends Fanfest in Charlotte, NC last month, “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan...
Via Wrestling News Depot
September 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Pirates fans dress up as WWE wrestling superstars (Video)

A small trio of Pittsburgh Pirates fans attended Saturday's game at PNC Park dressed in costume as classic WWE superstars.The fans got the attention of television broadcasters during the fifth inning as fans dressed as Hulk Hogan, Iron Sheik and Roddy Piper were hamming it up walking down the aisle to their seats. Not sure why these fans were dressed as the famous wrestlers, but...
Via Holdout Sports
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

**UPDATE** WWE News: Latest Details On The Death Of Sean O’Haire

We reported last night that former WWE and WCW star Sean O’Haire was found dead on Monday at his home in South Carolina. TMZ has picked up the story and published a report noting that the coroner in Spartansburg, South Carolina told them that his cause of death is still unknown, however there is no foul play suspected. They are awaiting toxicology reports that might shed light...
Via Wrestling News Depot
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Lesnar’s WWE reign, Slaughter’s birthday and Piper’s words

Once the program with Brock Lesnar ends what happens to John Cena? Whatcha gonna do with the WWE 15-time world champion? You cannot send him off to pasture and you cannot sink his importance to the company in the mid-card.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose: The CM Punk And Daniel Bryan Of This Generation?

Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose have been having one heck of a feud since the demise of The Shield. So much so that some of you consider them more viable than Roman Reigns, the WWE’s new chosen one to replace John Cena. Dean Ambrose was written off WWE television on last Monday’s WWE Raw to go film a movie for WWE Films. While Seth Rollins holds the “Money in the Bank” briefcase...
Via Between The Ropes
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: Roddy Piper Claims He Told Off Vince McMahon, Barrett Return Update, Ryder Missing TV Again

-WWE Hall of Famer “Rowdy” Roddy Piper did a one-man show in Ireland last month that drew 200 fans. WND’s own Lucas Murrin was in attendance for Piper’s one-man show in England and touted the success of these one-man shows. The host of the show in Ireland commented how Roddy Piper managed to outdraw a TNA live event, leading to a “f*** you TNA” chant from the crowd....
Via Wrestling News Depot
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Hey Yo: A Monday Night RAW to Remember

Hulk Hogan had a birthday party on Monday Night RAW, and I was lucky enough to be in attendance. The last RAW before Sunday’s Summerslam brought out the big guns; the show had major star power and left us several memorable moments. Brock Lesnar was there to build up to his match with John Cena. Paul Heyman was phenomenal, yet again, cutting a rhymed promo at Cena. Dean Ambrose...
Via Fight Booth
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Relive the Hulkster’s RAW B-Day Bash (Video)

All Red and Yellow everything. One of the major selling points heading into last nights RAW was that a birthday celebration would be held for Hulk Hogan. If you’re keeping score at home, yesterday was indeed Hogan’s real b-day. He’s now 61-years-young and he looks fantastic. If I were a betting man, I’d be on it being a combination of vitamins, fun with family and friends...
Via Fight Booth
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

25 signs that you're an 80s wrestling fan

Many of us who liked 80s pro wrestling and watched such WWF shows as Championship Wrestling and Prime Time Wrestling have grown nostalgic for those golden days. After hours and hours of scientific research, I have concluded that you may be a WWF pro wrestling fan from the 1980s if:
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Nine pro wrestlers who went Hollywood

Marvel Studios Guardians of the Galaxy, starring WWE’s Dave Bautista, opened to the tune of $94 million (projected) at the box office this past weekend. This puts Bautista, who goes by the ring name of simply “Batista,”right behind Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson – Fast & Furious 6 scored $97.3 million in its opening weekend last spring – when it comes to the greatest...
Via Fight Booth
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Review: An Evening with Rowdy Roddy Piper – Birmingham UK

Last night Hall Of Famer Rowdy Roddy Piper completed his final 17 date tour of the UK and Ireland, promoted by Eros Comedy. I had the privileged of being in attendance at the Glee Club in Birmingham England. Roddy Piper is a true icon of the wrestling industry, one of the few wrestlers who should have won the world title but never did. Piper is known for his outspoken mind. I had...
Via Wrestling News Depot
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Hulk Hogan Talks Wrestlemania 30, Favorite Mania Match and Ultimate Warrior

Hulk Hogan made his long-awaited return to the WWE earlier this year and also served as host of WrestleMania 30.  The show will make its network television debut this Sunday in a condensed, one-hour version airing on NBC. Today, the Hulkster participated in a conference call to discuss WrestleMania 30, his opening segment with Steve Austin and The Rock, rumors of a potential match...
Via Between The Ropes
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Most memorable 1980s WWF jobbers

I spent many Saturdays watching WWE (WWF) stars squash preliminary wrestlers in one-sided affairs. Today I pay tribute to these unsung warriors and look back at the most memorable WWF jobbers of the 80s.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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