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David Shoemaker hosts 'The Masked Man Show' on the Ringer Podcast Network every week breaking down the everything in the world of professional wrestling.

David Shoemaker hosts 'The Masked Man Show' on the Ringer Podcast Network every week breaking down the everything in the world of professional wrestling.
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David Shoemaker hosts 'The Masked Man Show' on the Ringer Podcast Network every week breaking down the everything in the world of professional wrestling.

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English


Episodes

Billy Corgan on the NWA, and Kenny Herzog on 'Crown Jewel,’ ‘Evolution,’ and ‘SmackDown 1000’ | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 134)

10/17/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker is joined by NWA owner Billy Corgan to discuss his experiences in wrestling compared to his Smashing Pumpkins career (02:00), the future of indie promotions (15:00), and the NWA’s 70th-anniversary show this Sunday (20:00). Then writer Kenny Herzog tags in to look at the WWE’s ‘Crown Jewel’ conundrum in Saudi Arabia (30:45), misguided booking for ‘Evolution’ (45:45), the 1,000th episode of ‘SmackDown Live’ (55:30), and more!

Duration:01:28:37

HBK’s Return, ‘Super Show-Down’ Fallout, and the WWE Effect on UFC | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 133)

10/10/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and comedian Dan St. Germain of the 'Total F'n Marks’ podcast discuss the return of Shawn Michaels (01:30), the similarities and differences between the WWE and the UFC (26:15), ‘Super Show-Down’ results and takeaways (36:45), and then look ahead to upcoming events (42:00).

Duration:00:54:28

The Return of Heel Heat, 'Super Show-Down' Predictions, and Aubrey Sitterson | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 132)

10/3/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and comedian Dan St. Germain of the 'Total F'n Marks' podcast celebrate Elias enraging the Seattle crowd (03:00) before running down this Sunday's 'Super Show-Down' card (08:00). Then comic book writer Aubrey Sitterson joins the show to discuss 'The Comic Book Story of Professional Wrestling' (26:00).

Duration:00:44:10

A Quiet Week ... Besides the Home Invasion and the Concussion | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 131)

9/26/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and comedian Dan St. Germain of the 'Total F'n Marks podcast sit down and discuss Liv Morgan's injury (02:00), the 'Raw' viewer ratings dropping (12:15), the report of WWE employee Kevin Dunn selling $10M worth of company stock (30:00), and Samoa Joe visiting A.J. Styles's home on 'SmackDown Live' (34:15).

Duration:00:49:21

A Tale of Two Pay-Per-Views: Breaking Down 'Hell in a Cell' | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 130)

9/19/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and comedian Dan St. Germain of the 'Total F'n Marks Podcast' jump right into 'Hell In a Cell' to discuss Brock Lesnar's shocking appearance in the main event between Roman Reigns and Braun Strowman (01:30), Charlotte Flair and Becky Lynch's fantastic match (19:00), the horror movie of a match between Randy Orton and Jeff Hardy (23:45), Dave Meltzer's controversial tweet regarding "glorified house shows" (35:30), and more.

Duration:00:56:53

'Hell in a Cell' Expectations | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 129)

9/12/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker teams up with comedian Dan St. Germain of the 'Total F'n Marks Podcast' to break down the main-event matchup between Roman Reigns and Braun Strowman (02:00) before running through the rest of the card for this Sunday's 'Hell in a Cell' PPV (23:00).

Duration:01:00:22

'All In' Impresses, the Undertaker Returns, and Kevin Owens Confusion | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 128)

9/5/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and "The King of Sad Style" Dan St. Germain recap a historic weekend of wrestling including Dan's experience at the Starrcast fan convention before going through 'All In' (21:00), a confusing night on 'Raw' (33:00), and the return of the Shawn Michaels–Undertaker feud (42:30).

Duration:00:54:47

Are Braun and Becky Heels? Plus: 'All In' and Twitter Questions | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 127)

8/29/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and "The King of Sad Style" Dan St. Germain sit down to look at this weekend's 'All In' card (02:00), Braun Strowman and Roman Reigns teaming up on a weird 'Raw' (18:30), and Becky Lynch's feud with Charlotte Flair on 'SmackDown Live!' (24:30). Then they wrap up with some Twitter questions (46:00).

Duration:01:00:10

Post-'SummerSlam' Spectacular: The Return of the Shield, Roman Reigns Regains, and Ronda Rousey's Celebration | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 126)

8/22/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and "The King of Sad Style" Dan St. Germain team up to gush over Roman Reigns and the Shield reunion (03:00). Then Dan shares a story of his "boyhood dream" turning into a nightmare (21:30) before running through the rest of an action-packed four nights of wrestling (32:30).

Duration:01:14:49

'SummerSlam' Predictions, Dean Ambrose Returns, and Remembering Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 125)

8/15/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and "The King of Sad Style" Dan St. Germain sit down to pay their respects to Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart (03:00) before discussing the return of "the Lunatic Fringe" Dean Ambrose to 'Raw' (15:15). Then they give their predictions on the entire card of Sunday's 'SummerSlam' (23:45).

Duration:01:12:56

Your New Favorite Wrestler, Ronda Rousey on 'Raw,' and Paul Heyman's Breakdown | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 124)

8/8/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker joins forces with "The King of Sad Style" Dan St. Germain to celebrate the NXT debut of Keith Lee (03:00), before taking a look at how 'SummerSlam' is shaping up (21:30), Ronday Rousey's first win on 'Raw' (31:00), and an emotional Paul Heyman (47:00).

Duration:00:55:40

A Tragic Weekend and a Major Moment for Roman Reigns | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 123)

8/1/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker teams up with "The King of Sad Style" Dan St. Germain to discuss the passings of Nikolai Volkoff (02:30), "Grandmaster Sexay" Brian Christopher (08:15), and Brickhouse Brown (15:45) before jumping into Brock Lesnar and what Shoemaker called "the most important thing in modern professional wrestling history" (21:30) and the latest happenings on 'Raw' and 'SmackDown' (41:00). Hosted by: David Shoemaker Today's Guest: Dan St. Germain Produced by: Jim...

Duration:01:09:37

The 'Evolution' Announcement, Hulk Hogan's Reinstatement, and 'SummerSlam' | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 122)

7/25/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker sits down with Dan Black of the 'Comedians of Wrestling' podcast to discuss the announcement of 'Evolution,' the first all-women pay-per-view (03:30) before talking about the reinstatement of Hulk Hogan into the WWE Hall of Fame (14:15) and looking at how the 'SummerSlam' card is shaping up so far (24:15). Hosted by: David Shoemaker Today's Guest: Dan Black Produced by: Jim Cunningham Brought to you by: The Ringer Podcast Network

Duration:00:59:06

Brock Bum Rushes the UFC and 'Extreme Rules' Predictions | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 121)

7/11/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and Bleacher Report's Dave Schilling discuss Brock Lesnar's scuffle at UFC 226 (03:00) before making a big announcement (23:30) and wrapping up the show with their 'Extreme Rules' predictions (35:30). Hosted by: David Shoemaker and Dave Schilling Produced by: Jim Cunningham Brought to you by: The Ringer Podcast Network

Duration:00:52:33

Open Mike Eagle on "Team Hell No" Reuniting, the Universal Title Situation, and Nakamura's Dog Bite | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 120)

6/27/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and Open Mike Eagle team up to discuss the bizarre Universal Championship picture (04:00), Kane returning to Daniel Bryan's side (14:00), Shinsuke Nakamura being attacked by a police dog (23:45), Bayley turning on Sasha Banks (34:45), and more! Hosted by: David Shoemaker Guest: Open Mike Eagle Produced by: Jim Cunningham Brought to you by: The Ringer Podcast Network

Duration:00:54:22

Remembering Vader, Big Cass Released, and Ronda Rousey's Success | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 119)

6/20/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker teams up with Bleacher Report's Dave Schilling to pay tribute to the late, great Big Van Vader (01:30), before diving into the news of Big Cass's release from WWE (10:00), the results from 'Money in the Bank' (22:30), Ronda Rousey continuing to impress (29:15), and the fantastic resetting of 'Raw' and 'SmackDown Live' (32:15). Hosted by: David Shoemaker and Dave Schilling Produced by: Jim Cunningham Brought to you by: The Ringer Podcast Network

Duration:00:50:50

'Money in the Bank' Predictions and the End of CM Punk's MMA Career | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 118)

6/13/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and Bleacher Report's Dave Schilling get together to debate CM Punk's future following his second loss in the UFC (02:30), before running through their predictions for this Sunday's 'Money in the Bank' PPV (14:00) and the odds for the two "ladder matches" (35:00). They wrap up the show with a review of NJPW's 'Dominion' (48:00). Hosted by: David Shoemaker and Dave Schilling Produced by: Jim Cunningham Brought to you by: The Ringer Podcast Network

Duration:00:52:23

CM Punk and Colt Cabana's Victory and the Return of Shawn Michaels | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 117)

6/6/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and Bleacher Report's Dave Schilling celebrate Ahmed Johnson’s birthday by watching a highlight reel of his (01:45) before discussing CM Punk and Colt Cabana’s trial (19:00), what a return would mean for Shawn Michaels's legacy (30:30), the "Constable of 'Raw'" (39:00), the AJ Styles–Shinsuke Nakamura contract signing (53:30), and more. Hosted by: David Shoemaker and Dave Schilling Produced by: Jim Cunningham Brought to you by: The Ringer Podcast Network

Duration:01:00:58

WWE and Fox (Round 2), WWE Burner Accounts, and the Long Road to 'Money in the Bank' | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 116)

5/30/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and Bleacher Report's Dave Schilling discuss possible WWE Twitter burner accounts (02:00), Sasha Banks winning the disappointing gauntlet match (10:15), the alleged leaked "writer's in-ring promo checklist" (13:15), Bobby Roode cheering on Braun Strowman (22:15), the angle between Sami Zayn and Bobby Lashley (29:00), and the latest on the WWE's deal with Fox (53:00). Hosted by: David Shoemaker and Dave Schilling Produced by: Jim Cunningham Brought to you by:...

Duration:01:04:53

All In on John Cena's Romance and WWE's TV Deal With Fox | The Masked Man Show (Ep. 115)

5/23/2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and Bleacher Report's Dave Schilling sit down to discuss John Cena's heartfelt appearance on 'Today' (02:00), how the massive television deal between WWE and Fox could change the landscape of sports entertainment (09:30), the latest happenings on 'Raw' and 'SmackDown Live!' (34:00), and even more! Hosted by: David Shoemaker and Dave Schilling Produced by: Jim Cunningham Brought to you by: The Ringer Podcast Network

Duration:00:54:46