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Listen as two old school professional wrestling fans talk about what's going on now in the new age world of sports entertainment. Look through the eyes of two fans getting back into wrestling and learn along with them as they experience the new storylines, matches, and feuds. Hosted by John and Steve.

Listen as two old school professional wrestling fans talk about what's going on now in the new age world of sports entertainment. Look through the eyes of two fans getting back into wrestling and learn along with them as they experience the new storylines, matches, and feuds. Hosted by John and Steve.
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Listen as two old school professional wrestling fans talk about what's going on now in the new age world of sports entertainment. Look through the eyes of two fans getting back into wrestling and learn along with them as they experience the new storylines, matches, and feuds. Hosted by John and Steve.

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Episodes

Episode 160: Pizza Dome Diaries

10/14/2017
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HELL IN A CELL Honestly, there’s not much to type here. This episode is all about our Hell In A Cell experience. It was everyone’s first time at Detroit’s Little Casesars Arena. It’s a great arena, by the way. It’s like a tiny Ford Field. If you sit in the cheap seats, prepare to be […]

Duration: 00:46:52


EP 159: Pandemonium

10/6/2017
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Bradley Cooper: Genetic Jackhammer? Remember those insane excerpts from an insane script called Pandemonium? You know, the one where Linda McMahon says that Hulk Hogan is the kind of guy you’d do “butt stuff” with? Well, shockingly enough, the script is moving toward the pre-production stage. Bradley Cooper is being slated to play Vincent Kennedy […]

Duration: 00:25:52


Episode 158: The Buck Stops Here

9/29/2017
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EDITOR’S NOTE: Nothing we say in this show is legal advice. We just wanted people to know the difference between a copyright and a trademark. It appears that WWE wasn’t too amused with the Bullet Club’s “invasion” of Monday Night RAW this past Monday. The show took place in Ontario, California, which isn’t too far […]

Duration: 00:38:11


Episode 157: Survey Says!

9/22/2017
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This week, we talked about an interesting survey WWE Network emailed subscribers. Out of all the considered ideas, which one is your favorite? The list of ideas are below. Original Scripted Dramas: Wrestling-themed series inspired by wrestling’s colorful and rich history such as WWE’s version of Game of Thrones WWE “Director’s Cut”: Shows that put […]

Duration: 00:53:50


Max Minicast: Referees

9/20/2017
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In professional wrestling, a referee is an authority figure present in or near the ring during matches. The referee’s on-stage (kayfabe) purpose is similar to that of referees in combat sports such as boxing or mixed martial arts, that is, as an arbiter of the rules and the person charged with rendering decisions. In reality, the referee is, […]

Duration: 00:18:12


TAWF 156: Kill, Owens, Kill!

9/17/2017
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This past Tuesday on Smackdown Live, Kevin Owens delivered a brutal headbutt to Vince McMahon. WWE is currently getting sued by several ex-wrestlers due to concussion-related issues. Shortly before the headbutt, McMahon mentioned that no one can beat him in a lawsuit. An awful dangerous way to stick it to the people you’re battling in court. Adam Cole, […]

Duration: 00:25:39


TAWF CLEAN 6: In-SANE Elbow

9/17/2017
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Another week, another episode about the awesomeness that is Braun Strowman. It’s hard not to talk about the guy. He destroyed John Cena and Brock Lesnar within a 90-minute window, which is absolutely unprecedented. Not many wrestlers have been able to batter either guy, let alone both in the same night. Is it time for […]

Duration: 00:33:22


TAWF 155: End of Impact?

9/8/2017
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Long story short, Impact Force Global Action Wrestling is in danger of closing its doors. Again. Will Vince McMahon finally swoop in to buy the fledgling promotion? Or will they find a way to survive like a cockroach in a nuclear holocaust? Damon wrote an…interesting script about a world where Vince McMahon conquers That F*ckin […]

Duration: 00:18:35


Minicast: Video Packages

9/8/2017
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WWE seems to have a bad habit of putting tremendous video packages solely on YouTube and not showing them on TV. The specific promo that spurred this conversation involves everyone’s favorite WWE champion, Jinder Mahal.

Duration: 00:04:39


TAWF Clean 4: PWI 500

9/2/2017
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The 2017 PWI 500 was released this week. Kazuchika Okada becomes the 1st Japanese wrestler to top the list. A historic run for Okada, who turns only 30 years old later this year. Here is the top 50: Kazuchida Okada AJ Styles Kevin Owens Roman Reigns Kenny Omega Nakamura Dean Ambrose Samoa Joe Bobby Roode […]

Duration: 00:30:43


Episode 154: Worked Into a Shoot

9/2/2017
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“Goodnight HULKAMANIACS and jabronie marks without a life that don’t know it a work when you work a work and work yourself into a shoot,marks.” Well, said, Hulkster. This week on TAWF, we talk about worked shoots and wrestlers going into business for themselves. The Roman Reigns and John Cena contract signing had wrestling fans […]

Duration: 00:25:12


Max Minicast: Brian Cage Is A Murderer

8/29/2017
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Professional wrestling is serious business, especially to those with an old-school mentality. Folks with this mentality think that pretty much anything that’s not a 45-minute headlock is killing the business. however, Damon thinks that pro wrestling should embrace its sillier side more often. From hilarious Chikara Pro characters like Missle Assault man to Brian Cage […]

Duration: 00:04:49


TAWF Clean 3: Where Brooklyn At?

8/26/2017
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We’re back for another squeaky clean episode of The Accidental Wrestling Fan. Brooklyn was the center of an incredibly busy week in WWE. They put on 4 back-to-back shows at the Barclays Center this week and the results were….interesting. There were beach balls and bad booking. There were also some great matches and great debuts, […]

Duration: 00:27:28


Episode 153: Dropkick, Marty Jannetty

8/26/2017
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Busy week this week in the world of wrestling. You’ve got Marcus Everett nearly killing himself in IWA Mid South. You’re probably sitting there thinking, “who the hell is Marcus Everett?” Trust me, you know who he is. If that’s not enough excitement for you, we’ve got Lino reading Marty Jannetty Facebook posts. This may […]

Duration: 00:44:34


Episode 152: G1 Climax and NXT TakeOver

8/22/2017
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Well, we accidentally (hah, get it?) forgot to copy this file over from the studio to our flash drive so Damon wasn’t able to edit it until Monday (thanks for editing, Damon!). John was super busy so he couldn’t edit the show and so there it sat. Our talks about the G1 Climax are relevant […]

Duration: 00:50:57


TAWF Clean 2: Cash-In Failures and SummerSlam

8/20/2017
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We are back with the second episode of TAWF Clean – the family (and work) friendly version of the show! If you don’t know by now, Baron Corbin tried cashing in on Jinder Mahal and failed miserably. Is this the worst cash in to date? Plus, the guys discuss SummerSlam and its stacked card! What […]

Duration: 00:40:08


TAWF Clean: Shinsuke Botchamura?

8/12/2017
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Okay, so we don’t actually think Shinsuke Nakamura botched the Reverse Exploder on John Cena. It’s professional grappling, not interpretive dance! In all seriousness, accidents do happen in the ring and we’re very happy John Cena wasn’t injured. Vince McMahon, allegedly, was not very happy about his golden boy getting dropped on his noggin and was […]

Duration: 00:32:53


Episode 151: Big Boss Man

8/12/2017
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According to Big Daddy Meltzer, almost everyone in this year’s G1 Climax is banged up. A steep price to pay for trying to crank out high-quality matches for nearly a month straight. But is it taking a serious toll on the health of the performers? The character arc of Big Boss Man is truly something […]

Duration: 00:41:08


Episode 150: Vince McMahon

8/5/2017
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Wow, can you believe it? 150 episodes of The Accidental Wrestling Fan and we haven’t done an episode focusing on Vince McMahon. In case you’re living under a rock, here’s a quick run down of The Genetic Jackhammer. “Vincent Kennedy McMahon (born August 24, 1945) is an American professional wrestling promoter, former commentator, announcer, film producer, actor, and professional wrestler. […]

Duration: 01:12:18


Max Minicast: Lino takes The Joe

8/5/2017
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Detroit, Michigan’s Joe Louis Arena opened in 1979. Most people know the sports arena from the plethora of banners hanging from the rafters. The Red Wings are pretty good at that hockey thing. Folks like us know may know the arena for all of the historic wrestling moments that took place there. Lino was able […]

Duration: 00:30:22

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