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Place to Be Podcast Episode 487: WWF House Show - Madison Square Garden 1/25/88

Place to Be Podcast Episode 487: WWF House Show - Madison Square Garden 1/25/88

April 30, 2018

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin, Scott and Pete Schirmacher are battling the brutal NYC winter by taking a look at the 1/25/88 Madison Square Garden house show!

The boys discuss Marc Clair vs. Graham Cawthon, the passing of Bruno Sammartino, a plodding opener to the year, Vince McMahon's commentary, the continued deterioration of Junkyard Dog, one of the most aimless MSG matches ever, a feisty power match between Don Muraco and One Man Gang, a red hot main event tag match, some more insane Harley Race bumping, a shitbag Hillbilly Jim/Ron Bass match, the ongoing issue between the Bulldogs and Islanders and more, including end of show awards!

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

Wrestling War Zone: The Monday Night Wars #2 - Fall Brawl 1995

Wrestling War Zone: The Monday Night Wars #2 - Fall Brawl 1995

April 27, 2018

In this episode of Wrestling War Zone: The Monday Night Wars, JT Rozzero & Chad Campbell break down Fall Brawl 1995. They talk a red hot opener, beast mode Craig Pittman, the awfulness of Renegade, DDP's ascension, Booker T. vs. Johnny B. Badd, the long awaited Flair/Anderson battle, a disastrous War Games and much more.

So sit back, settle in and join JT and Chad as they work their way through the one and only Monday Night Wrestling War era!

PTBN’s Main Event - Episode #100: HAPPY ANNIVERSARY!

PTBN’s Main Event - Episode #100: HAPPY ANNIVERSARY!

April 26, 2018

We've reached the Century Mark! Join Scott, Nate and the CORE FOUR as we go back in time to see what other guests and topics have passed through, plus look ahead. So sit back and reminisce with us on the 100th episode of the Main Event!

Talk’n Pop #3: WrestleMania Weekend

Talk’n Pop #3: WrestleMania Weekend

April 25, 2018

In this PTBN Pop Crossover special, Jennifer Smith is fresh off her first ever Wrestlemania trip! Joining her to regale Tim Capel with NOLA stories is Nick Duke of the Hard Traveling Fanboys! They run down the entire weekend, from booze and bars to surreal grocery shopping and unexpected van rides. Oh and of course there wrestling talk too but this is more about the social experience of an unlikely group of people who shared a truly one of a kind weekend in New Orleans.

Jeff Learns Wrestling #13: Nostalgia Trip

Jeff Learns Wrestling #13: Nostalgia Trip

April 20, 2018

Jeff Machado and JT Rozzero are best friends but Jeff has never been a wrestling fan... until now. With decades of wrestling history to catch up on, JT is leading Jeff's completely clean slate on an educational journey through the wonderful story of professional wrestling.

In episode thirteen, Jeff explains his car woes and why he wasn't prepared to talk WrestleMania IV on this episode and then the boys take a trip down memory lane with an all time classic story from their past as well as catching up on the newest season of Jersey Shore... plus SOME wrestling and much, much more!

So, join us on Jeff's journey to learn all about pro wrestling, get sidetracked with us on many tangents and have a bunch of laughs along the way!

Wrestling War Zone: The Monday Night Wars - Episode 1

Wrestling War Zone: The Monday Night Wars - Episode 1

April 19, 2018

In the premier episode of Wrestling War Zone: The Monday Night Wars, JT Rozzero & Chad Campbell break down the 9/11/95 episodes of Monday Night Raw and Monday Nitro. They talk "Raw on the Roof", the arrival of Dean Douglas, Sid the Loser, the state of the Smoking Gunns, the WCW debut of Sabu, the soft Dungeon of Doom, the greatness of Mongo, the lame ass Hulk Hogan and much more.

So sit back, settle in and join JT and Chad as they work their way through the one and only Monday Night Wrestling War era!

PTBN’s Main Event Special: GWWE Countdown #5

PTBN’s Main Event Special: GWWE Countdown #5

April 19, 2018

In Part 5 of this Main Event Special series, Scott Criscuolo & Nate Milton continue their countdown of the 100 Greatest WWE wrestlers of All-Time with #60-51. So sit back and enjoy the next installment of this Main Event Special!

Place to Be Podcast Episode 486: Royal Rumble 1988

Place to Be Podcast Episode 486: Royal Rumble 1988

April 16, 2018

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin, Scott and John D'Amato are bundled up in Canada and ready to go prime time to talk some Royal Rumble 1988!

The boys discuss JT and John's epic trip to New Orleans for WrestleMania weekend, a slightly disappointing opener between Ricky Steamboat and Rick Rude, Vince McMahon stepping in for Gorilla Monsoon, Dino Bravo breaking the weightlifting record, another hot women's tag team title match, the epic contract signing between Hulk Hogan and Andre the Giant, Jim Duggan winning the inaugural Royal Rumble, a nice showing for One Man Gang, an under the radar appearance for Ultimate Warrior, a never-ending final tag match and more, including end of show awards!

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

PTBN GWWE: Top Ten Podcast, Part Four

PTBN GWWE: Top Ten Podcast, Part Four

April 15, 2018
It's the final part in PTBNGWWE voters Greg Diener and Robert Silva's series on who they feel are the ten best wrestlers in the history of the WWE.
 
In the final part they look at the careers of their top two picks: Bruno Sammartino and Hulk Hogan.
 
Among the many items discussed, Larry's turn on Bruno, Joe Franklin on WOR, the time Andre died right after WrestleMania III (according to Hulk himself Brother!) and the epic Larry King parody by Shawn Michaels before Summerslam '05.​
 
See you in the Tag Team project!
PTBN’s Main Event - Episode #99: Wrestlemania Weekend Recap

PTBN’s Main Event - Episode #99: Wrestlemania Weekend Recap

April 11, 2018

Time to put the weekend on a bow! In the newest episode Scott & Nate have Steve Wille, Andy Atherton, Jason Greenhouse & another special guest making his debut talking Wrestlemania weekend, including HOF, NXT Takeover, Wrestlemania and some of the other wrestling shows that went on around New Orleans. So sit back and enjoy this newest episode of the Main Event!