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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

'Clash of Champions' Preview, Plus the New Era of NXT, AEW, and WWE | The Masked Man Show

9/12/2019
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CBS Sports' Brian Campbell joins the show to assess the landscape of professional wrestling as the new Fox show ‘Friday Night SmackDown’ gets ready to launch (1:54). Then, David and Brian run through the upcoming slate of matches in the ‘Clash of Champions’ and share their picks for who will win and emerge in prime time (31:25). Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Brian Campbell

Duration:01:03:49

The Case of the Missing AEW Title, ‘All Out’ Fallout, and WWE News | The Masked Man Show

9/6/2019
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David Shoemaker and “Heel Producer Jim” take a deep dive into the curious case of Chris Jericho losing the AEW World Championship belt (03:00) before answering questions from “The Masked Mailbag” (22:00).

Duration:01:11:39

‘All Out’ Preview, CM Punk's Return, and ‘King of the Ring’ Catch-up With Jonathan Bartlett | The Masked Man Show

8/28/2019
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Illustrator Jonathan Bartlett is back to discuss the upcoming changes to wrestling television (03:00), Pac's subbing in for the injured Jon Moxley on Sunday (14:45), how the ‘King of the Ring’ is shaping up (23:00), the CM Punk–to-FS1 rumors (37:15), and predictions for AEW’s ‘All Out’ (44:15). Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Jonathan Bartlett

Duration:01:07:12

The Wednesday Night Wars, Roman’s Attacker, and Orange Cassidy | The Masked Man Show

8/21/2019
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Comedian Mike Lawrence is back to discuss the WWE’s decision to air NXT on Wednesday nights (02:30), AEW signing Tony Schiavone (27:15), the big reveal in the Roman Reigns mystery (28:45), the upcoming ‘King of the Ring’ (42:30), and the brilliance of Orange Cassidy (52:30). Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Mike Lawrence

Duration:01:08:30

‘SummerSlam’ Fallout, Roman Reigns Drama, and ‘G1 Climax 29’ Results With Zach Linder | The Masked Man Show

8/14/2019
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Former WWE producer Zach Linder returns to analyze ‘SummerSlam’ (07:00), the ongoing saga behind the Roman Reigns attack (45:00), and the outcome of ‘G1 Climax 29’ (54:30). Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Zach Linder

Duration:01:08:40

Masked Mailbag and ‘SummerSlam’ Preview | The Masked Man Show

8/7/2019
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Remembering the late Harley Race, listener mailbag questions, and ‘SummerSlam’ predictions. Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Jim Cunningham

Duration:01:09:02

Who Attacked Roman Reigns and Early 'SummerSlam' Preview With Greg Wyshynski | The Masked Man Show

7/31/2019
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ESPN writer Greg Wyshynski joins the show to discuss the biggest mystery of the week: Who attacked Roman Reigns? Then they look ahead and make predictions for 'SummerSlam,' and Greg names his top five WWE draft picks. Hosts: David Shoemaker Guests: Greg Wyshynski

Duration:01:01:22

'Raw Reunion' Crashes and Burns, Plus Making Our Own Promotion With Bryan Diperstein | The Masked Man Show

7/24/2019
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Hollywood agent Bryan Diperstein returns to highlight some of the lowlights from the ‘Raw Reunion’ show before debating which current WWE superstars would be most valuable in starting a new promotion. Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Bryan Diperstein

Duration:01:04:06

To the Extreme | The Masked Man Show

7/17/2019
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Kenny Herzog is back to discuss a very busy weekend in wrestling, including ‘Extreme Rules’ and the new Universal Champion Brock Lesnar (04:00), Bray Wyatt’s return (16:00), Kevin Owens and Shane McMahon’s feud (24:30), AEW’s ‘Fight for the Fallen’ (50:30), and more. Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Kenny Herzog

Duration:01:02:21

Heyman and Bischoff Are Back, Plus ‘Fyter Fest’ | The Masked Man Show

7/3/2019
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Former WWE producer Zach Linder is back to discuss the returns of Eric Bischoff and Paul Heyman (03:00), an explosive opening to ‘Raw’ (11:15), Zach’s top five Paul Heyman moments, (28:30), and AEW’s ‘Fyter Fest’ (54:30). Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Zach Linder

Duration:01:04:55

Kayfabe Only With Bryan Diperstein | The Masked Man Show

6/26/2019
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Hollywood agent and lifelong mark Bryan Diperstein joins the show to discuss living a kayfabe-only lifestyle (02:00), the Undertaker’s return (18:30), the importance of the McMahons' presence (26:00), the fallout from ‘Stomping Grounds’ (40:30), WWE using Seth Rollins’s relationship with Becky Lynch on screen (55:15), and more. Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Bryan Diperstein

Duration:01:07:26

‘Stomping Grounds’ Preview and Kevin Goes to Wrestling | The Masked Man Show

6/19/2019
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Former WWE writer Andrew Goldstein returns to discuss the current WWE creative landscape (02:00) and Jon Moxley’s comments on the situation (08:30), before running through this Sunday’s ‘Stomping Grounds’ card (15:00). Then the Ringer’s Kevin Clark joins to discuss his recent attendance at a CMLL show in Mexico City as well as this week’s ‘Raw’ (40:00). Host: David Shoemaker Guests: Andrew Goldstein and Kevin Clark

Duration:01:09:40

The Week in Casket Matches: Undertaker vs Goldberg and Ibushi-Naito | The Masked Man Show

6/12/2019
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Illustrator Jonathan Bartlett returns to discuss ‘Super ShowDown’ (03:00), Brock Lesnar's not cashing in (19:00), Triple H's joining the Bullet Club (32:00), the Undertaker’s win over Goldberg (39:15), and the violence of Ibushi-Naito (46:45). Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Jonathan Bartlett

Duration:01:12:29

Moxley Week 2 and ‘NXT TakeOver: XXV’ With Kazeem Famuyide and Brian Campbell | The Masked Man Show

6/5/2019
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Former WWE writer and current host of the 'Flagrant 2' podcast Kazeem Famuyide returns to the show to discuss the validity behind some of Jon Moxley’s gripes (01:30), his take on ‘Double or Nothing’ (08:00), and which WWE superstar is closest to reaching their potential (16:45). Then, CBS’s Brian Campbell calls in to discuss his excitement about AEW (22:00) and NXT (33:00). To wrap up, David and “Heel Producer Jim” give their predictions for ‘Super ShowDown 2019’ (45:00). Host: David...

Duration:00:57:01

AEW and Jon Moxley Just Changed Everything | The Masked Man Show

5/30/2019
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Illustrator Jonathan Bartlett joins the show to recap AEW’s amazing ‘Double or Nothing’ pay-per-view (03:00), including the match between Cody and Dustin Rhodes (39:00), Jon Moxley attacking Kenny Omega after his match (56:00), and Moxley’s appearance on Chris Jericho’s podcast (01:06:00). Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Jonathan Bartlett See Jonathan's work at bartlettstudio.com.

Duration:01:28:28

Money in the Brock & 'Double or Nothing' Preview | The Masked Man Show

5/23/2019
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Kenny Herzog is back to discuss Brock Lesnar’s surprising win (02:00) and the rest of the ‘Money in the Bank’ card (09:00). Then the unveiling of the 24/7 Championship on ‘Raw’ is reviewed (40:00), before previewing this Sunday’s AEW ‘Double or Nothing’ (46:00). Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Kenny Herzog

Duration:01:07:31

'Money in the Bank' Preview With Peter Rosenberg | The Masked Man Show

5/16/2019
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On today's 'Masked Man Show,' David praises the WWE's Bret Hart–Tom Magee doc, discusses Vince in Variety and AEW's TV deal with TNT (1:15), catches up with Peter Rosenberg (14:45), and breaks down the 'Money in the Bank' card (45:20). Host: David Shoemaker Guests: Peter Rosenberg

Duration:00:56:47

A Wild New Era of WWE With Mike Lawrence | The Masked Man Show

5/9/2019
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Comedian Mike Lawrence makes his long-awaited return to talk about the WWE’s new wild-card rule (02:00), performing at the upcoming ‘Roast of Ric Flair’ (22:00) the ‘Money in the Bank’ matchups (28:45), ridiculous Vince McMahon stories (38:15), and the ‘Dark Side of the Ring’ episode on Gino Hernandez (41:45). Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Mike Lawrence

Duration:00:50:06

Ambrose From the Dead | The Masked Man Show

5/2/2019
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Cheap Heat’s Stat Guy Greg is back to discuss Dean Ambrose’s Jon Moxley video (02:00), backstage drama with Luke Harper (16:30) and Lio Rush (25:30), the ‘Money in the Bank’ ladder matches (32:30), and the Von Erich episode of Viceland’s ‘Dark Side of the Ring’ (51:00). Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Greg Hyde

Duration:01:01:28

Return of Punk and Reboot Galore | The Masked Man Show

4/25/2019
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Kenny Herzog returns to talk about CM Punk’s return to the indie scene (02:00), Dustin Rhodes taking on Cody Rhodes at AEW’s ‘Double or Nothing’ (09:45), Bray Wyatt’s new look (24:45), Robert Roode’s mustache (39:00), and Viceland’s ‘Dark Side of the Ring’ (59:30). Host: David Shoemaker Guest: Kenny Herzog

Duration:01:12:47