Ringside Rant 178: December 27, 1982 WCCW

We are almost to the shot heard around the world in the match between Kerry Von Erich and Ric Flair but first Dave and RJ break down the episode before on December 27, 1982. The show was main evented with a battle royal in which there would be $10,000 on a pole. This unique match was preempted by the finals for the NWA World Six Man titles between Michael Hayes,…

Mark Order 078: Grand Slammed Again

It’s Thursday Night, and You Know What That Means. It’s another episode of the Mark Order Podcast! AntMoney, Ryan Schlong, and Kate the Great are here to talk about all things All Elite Wrestling by recapping the Grand Slam Dynamite and discussing all of the drama going on from the past week in AEW. Before that, the 3 Stooges of the Mark Order Podcast discuss their field trip to Queens…

Ringside Rant 177: December 11, 1982 WCCW

Its December and you know what that means? Christmas Star Wars is just around the corner for WCCW and this week we rant about the December 11, 1982 edition of WCCW. Dave remembers what the atmosphere was like in Dallas this night as we march towards a tradition like no other WCCW on Christmas Night. Justin, RJ, and Dave break down this card for WCCW in a way that is…

Ringside Rant 176: August 28, 1982 WCCW

This week we hop in our way back machine to August 28, 1982 as we talk about WCCW. This week there were a few matches leading up to our main event; however Dave, Justin, and RJ are ranting about the two out of three falls match for the heavyweight championship between the champion Ric Flair and Kerry Von Erich.

Ringside Rant 175: August 21, 1982 WCCW

We take you to school this week on Ringside Rant as we take you back to August of 1982 with World Class Championship Wrestling. This was the first event where Dave fell in love with professional wrestling and WCCW. Dave goes into depth on what, why and how he got into this Texas based promotion as well as being a fan of the Von Erichs. Justin and RJ also break…

Ringside Rant 174: August 19, 1996 RAW

The RAW the night after Summer Slam 1996 was one of the best RAWs that we have watched in quite some time. The show started hot with Owen Hart taking on the British Bulldog in the Intercontinental Championship tournament. At this time in the company this is the shot in the arm that WWE needed. Lastly, the booking committee is continuing to put over the big men like Vader and…

Ringside Rant 173: SummerSlam 1996

Ringside Rant is now a three man booth with the addition of the man who counted the 1,2,3 for Ric Flairs last match, Super Dave Miller. Dave brings a great view on the business as he, RJ, and Justin rant about Summer Slam 1996. Some may think this was a forgetful pay per view but they remember some of the high points of the event; but they also isolate the…

Ringside Rant 172: August 12, 1996 RAW

We are at the go home show for Summer Slam 1996. This episode of RAW was not the best but RJ and Justin made the best of it. The show was main evented by Shawn Michaels vs Owen Hart in a non title match; so you know it’ll be good. With Vader and Shawn scheduled for Summer Slam the coming Sunday the usual shenanigans were in full force as well;…

Ringside Rant 171: August 5, 1996 RAW

Justin and RJ are starting their march to Summer Slam this week as they Rant about the August 5, 1996 edition of RAW. Main evented by a 11 man battle royal makes this RAW just like any other show in 1996; very interesting. This RAW shows us why WCW beat the WWF in the ratings for as long as they did. A lot of these matches just didn’t make sense,…

Ringside Rant 170: Bash at the Beach 2000

We are at the end of the month, you know what that means? RJ and Justin welcome in the third man in the booth, Pondwater Dave. We all rant about this VERY interesting pay per view. Bash at the Beach 2000 is the culmination event for WCW as they are a year away from going out of business. As we watch this event we know why they are on their…

Ringside Rant 169: Bash at the Beach 1999

The writing seems to be on the wall for WCW this week as Justin and RJ rant about Bash at the Beach 1999. On paper the card would appear to be legitimately a good event but as someone once said “the bell had to ring.” The highlight of this pay per view would be the match for the WCW Tag Team Championships, pitting “The New Jersey Triad” against Dean Malenko…

Ringside Rant 168: Bash at the Beach 1998

Compared to last weeks episode on the 1997 Bash at the Beach this show is a step back in some regards to the matches and on the large roster at this time in WCW. Justin and RJ rant about a few of the highlights of this show but also have some not so good things to say about a few of the matches and segments on this pay per view….

Ringside Rant 167: Bash at the Beach 1997

It may be hot outside where you are but this PPV was anything but hot. Justin and RJ rant a lot about this WCW event from the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach, Florida. The main event match between Lex Luger and the Giant taking on Hollywood Hogan and Dennis Rodman was something that was putting fans in the stands or so they were hoping. The highlights of the show were…

Ringside Rant 166: Bash at the Beach 1996

We are in the dog days of summer and what a better way to overcome them then by listening to this weeks episode on Bash at the Beach 1996. This pay per view is remembered as the event where the third man was revealed during the main event. However, the rest of the show leading up to it was great as well. With Justin still out on assignment Pondwater Dave…

Ringside Rant 165: King of the Ring 2002

Its the last Friday of the month, you know what that means? It’s time to welcome Pond Water Dave to Rant about this months pay per view. This month Dave and RJ are Ranting about King of the Ring 2002 while Justin is on assignment. This pay per review is the coming out party for Brock Lesnar as he continues to dominate the company at this pay view and going…

Ringside Rant 164: June 17, 2002 Raw

We are on our final stretch to King of the Ring 2002 as Justin and RJ rant about the go home edition of RAW this week. Like most go home shows there isn’t much to write home about other then the fact that Stone Cold Steve Austin has seemingly taken his ball and has gone home. This storyline is one that will reach it peak at the end of this…

Ringside Rant 163: June 13, 2002 Smackdown

This week RJ and Justin try their hardest to bring to you the best of the June 13, 2002 edition of Smackdown. However, the highs are few but some of the best points was the continuation of the King of the Ring tournament as well as the addition of Hulk Hogan to the Smackdown roster. With just two weeks away from King of the Ring the major feuds are being…

Ringside Rant 162: June 3, 2002 RAW

Justin and RJ are starting off the march to King of the Ring 2002 with some ruthless aggression. This is the era where we see Triple H on top of his game, Undertaker dominating all the young boys into showing him the respect, and we see the rise of the next big thing Brock Lesnar. This week we rant about the raw that started the buzz for King of the…

Ringside Rant 161: Judgement Day 2006

It’s the last episode of the month!!! You know what that means ? Justin and RJ are calling on the goose whisper himself Pondwater Dave. We sit down and discuss “Goosegate 2022” and what will happen because of it. But, the main event of the show this week is Judgement day 2006. With the build we had all month this event delivered on some great things but also fell short…

Ringside Rant 160: May 19, 2006 Smackdown

We are on our last stop on way to Judgement Day 2006. First Justin and RJ Rant about this edition of SmackDown that was your typical go home show towards a pay per view. The show tied up some loose ends in the feuds that were going to be on the pay per view. Rey Mysterio has a tall task ahead of him on this show ahead of his title…