Place to Be Podcast Episode 439: WWF House Show - Madison Square Garden 9/23/85

February 27, 2017

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin and Scott are welcoming in the fall weather as they check out the 9/23/85 Madison Square Garden house show!

The boys discuss everything that went down since the August 1985 show, Scott McGhee's debut, Adrian Adonis's continued character development, Bobby Heenan's management style, the MSG debut of Miss Elizabeth, the fallout of the Colossal Jostle, Cowboy Bob's solo showing, another classic Hart Foundation vs. British Bulldogs match, the week in pop culture and sports, Cock Robin, the final appearance of the Missing Link, a red hot battle between Rickey Steamboat and Magnificent Muraco, the odd MSG debut of Corporal Kirchner, the continuation of Terry Funk's feud with Junkyard Dog and much more, including end of show awards!

So fire up this action-packed episode and join Scott & Justin as it’s time for another edition of the PTB Podcast!

Check out more from the Place to Be Podcast right here at Place to Be Nation including interviews with Kevin Kelly, Steve CorinoJ.J. DillonScott KeithChristopher Robin ZimmermanChristopher DanielsGary Michael CappettaScott Hudson, Bruno LauerStevie RichardsEddie Edwards and many, many more.

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Our Vantage Point #20 - HULK HOGAN, Heroes of Wrestling Review

February 27, 2017

It's Our Vantage Point, the Retro Wrestling Podcast! With our 40 years of combined wrestling fan-dom, we'll talk about things we remember and things we wish we didn't!

IN THIS EPISODE:
- Season 2 Finale!
- Our Vantage Point on HULK HOGAN
- Heroes of Wrestling: The Review
AND SO MUCH MORE!

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PTBN’s Main Event - Episode #70: WWE’s Women’s Division and grading February PPV’s

February 23, 2017

On the newest episode of the Main Event, Scott is with Andy Halleen and "The Godfather" Nate Milton to talk about the build to Fastlane, including a discussion about the promotion's Women's division. They then dive into the history books to decide which promotion over history had the best February PPV's. So sit back and enjoy the newest episode of the Main Event!

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PTBN Network Special: Hot Takes on Cold Issues

February 21, 2017

Welcome to Hot Takes on Cold Issues, a Place to Be Nation Podcast Network Special! In this episode, JT Rozzero (Place to Be Podcast), Scott Keith (Blog of Doom), James Dixon (Titan Sinking series) & Jordan Duncan (A 24 Article) take some time to deliver and debate a whole bunch of hot takes on some freezing cold topics, including:

  • Montreal!
  • The Invasion!
  • The Push of Roman Reigns!

These topics have been discussed endlessly across the internet, but in this episode we give all the hot takes to put a bow on the conversation once for all! So, kick back and enjoy the banter and then share your hot takes on these cold issues across our social media forums!

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Place to Be Podcast Episode 438: WWF House Show - Madison Square Garden 8/10/85

February 20, 2017

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin, Scott and Kelly Nelson are battling the dog days of summer to check out the 8/10/85 Madison Square Garden house show!

The boys discuss the legacy of Titans of Wrestling, average MSG attendance, the Garden debut of Paul Roma, the potential of Iron Mike Sharpe and his long battle with Lanny Poffo, thoughts on Tony Garea, the ongoing push of Missing Link, the passing of George Steele, a kind of decent Pedro Morales match, the debut of Uncle Elmer, the arrival of Les Thornton, Andre the Giant's red hot MSG return, another Randy Savage win, a red hot Tag Team Title battle, the development of the Dream Team and much more, including end of show awards!

So fire up this action-packed episode and join Scott, Justin & Kelly as it’s time for another edition of the PTB Podcast!

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Our Vantage Point #19 - Less Championships, Hardcore Title, BRET HART, WWF Shotgun Saturday Night 2/1/97 Review

February 20, 2017

It's Our Vantage Point, the Retro Wrestling Podcast! With our 40 years of combined wrestling fan-dom, we'll talk about things we remember and things we wish we didn't!

IN THIS EPISODE:
- We Miss: Having Less Championships
- What Do We Think of the Hardcore Title?
- BRET "THE HITMAN" HART
- WWF Shotgun Saturday Night 2/1/97 Review
AND SO MUCH MORE!

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Rank & File: Top 10 Wrestlers Theme Songs

February 18, 2017

It's a long lost episode of Rank & File! Taped in early January, this edition of Rank & File was nearly down for the count due to computer issues, but thanks to some savvy tech wizards, it has been rescued. In this episode, host Jordan Duncan welcomes Scott Criscuolo back to the show, who joins the panel alongside the DEBUTING J Arsenio D'Amato. The guys task this time out? Ranking their Top 10 wrestling theme songs. As you may imagine, HHH music gets a ton of love, but is it from the person you'd expect? Tune in and find out!

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PTBN’s Clotheslines & Headlines #18: WWE Financials, Elimination Chamber,

February 16, 2017

On this episode of PTBN Clotheslines & Headlines, Steve Wille, Nate Milton, Glenn Butler and a series of special guests run through the latest in the world of wrestling! The following topics were discussed in this episode:

  • WWE Financials: Brandon Howard (Fightful.com)
    • How does Network revenue and profit compare to the PPV model?
    • Is there a need to change on-screen product if company is succeeding financially?
    • Drawing power of individual superstars
  • WWE
    • Elimination Chamber recap
    • Smackdown's increased use of women's wrestling
    • Changing of the guard at top of the card
  • Ring of Honor: Brad Woodling
    • Roster and office personnel in flux
    • State of independent wrestling contracts
    • Bullet Club Japan vs. Bullet Club USA
  • CHIKARA
    • Season 16 Finale Recap
    • National Pro Wrestling Day
    • A secret season?
    • Can any other company pull off time-jump storylines?
    • The Eye of Tyr, Introductory Course

So, join the conversation but be sure to avoid the lariat on this edition of PTBN Clotheslines & Headlines!

You can find Clotheslines & Headlines, plus other great shows on the Place to Be Nation Wrestling feed on iTunes by clicking here. These shows are also on Stitcher. You can also check out our dedicated podbean page and download an app directly to your mobile device.

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Place to Be Podcast Episode 437: Sixth Birthday Celebration

February 13, 2017

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin and Scott take a brief break from the Vintage Vault to celebrate the sixth birthday of the show.

The boys welcome in PTB Historian Chad Campbell for a trip down memory lane, discussing their favorite moments and memories from episodes past, discussing the birth of Place to Be Nation, a look at what has changed in sports, wrestling and pop culture between February 2011 and February 2017 and much more.

So fire up this action-packed episode and join Scott and Justin as it’s time for another edition of the PTB Podcast!

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PTBN Reaction Show: Elimination Chamber 2017

February 13, 2017

Join Kris, Devon and Johnny as they break down all the action from WWE's Elimination Chamber 2017.

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