Handsome Dan gets back to basics sharing his thoughts on the week in wrestling. Lucha Underground kicked off Season Four and Dan has his review of their premiere episode as well as thoughts on WWE’s offerings over the weekend, NXT Take Over and Money In The Bank. It’s time to get an education courtesy of the Smartest Man Not In Professional Wrestling.
After a long hiatus, the Smartest Man Not In Professional Wrestling is back and he’s raising your wrestling IQ with a discussion on WWE’s WrestleMania 23 from 2007. Dan will do his best to preserve the old ways as he covers ring psychology and storytelling, promos, and how many things in wrestling have lost their meaning. It’s a concentrated dose of wisdom on the Final Say!
Dan & Jay discuss Seth Rollins’ pathetic tweet in which he called out the fans of Brooklyn for their reaction to the Universal Title belt reveal at SummerSlam. They also accuse “Softcore Legend” Mick Foley of coddling this attitude of entitlement in the process. Then the guys switch gears and choose entrance themes from trademarked music for a few of the members of the Lucha Underground roster. A fun conversation that will also get you thinking.
Handsome Dan addresses the recent releases of Damien Sandow and Cody Rhodes from WWE. Then Jay Baca joins in for the Lucha Underground Review. It’s the most comprehensive Lucha Underground review on the internet. Time to raise your wrestling IQ!
If your top babyface is the most hated man in the company, you’re doing something wrong. The Smartest Man Not In Pro Wrestling has identified what Roman Reigns is missing. He also continues counting down the WrestleMania matches of Andre the Giant & Tito Santana (we’re up to No. 5). PLUS, WLW’s “Lucha Liaison” Jay Baca joins Handsome Dan to discuss this week’s episode of Lucha Underground. All this and more as we #RaiseYourWrestlingIQ.
Handsome Dan gives his thoughts on Daniel Bryan’s retirement as well as the reports that Wade Barrett has asked for his release from WWE. Plus, “Lucha Liaison” Jay Baca joins him for a review of Episodes 3 & 4 of Lucha Underground Season 2. Get your game faces on, it’s time to raise your IQ!
WLW Studios’ official “Lucha Liaison” Jay Baca joins Handsome Dan again this week for his review of Lucha Underground Season 2, Episode 2: The Dark & Mysterious. There are some new faces in The Temple this season. Come find out what The Smartest Man Not In Professional Wrestling thinks about them. That and more on this week’s episode!
The Handsome One answers a question posed on social media, Do Raw’s dropping TV ratings matter? And in the process it kicks off a discussion that reveals Vince McMahon to not be quite as out of touch as he’s so often accused of being by today’s “smart” fans. Your IQ will DEFINITELY be raised as a result of this one!
Handsome Dan gives his thoughts on Alberto Del Rio’s return to WWE and the effect it will have on Lucha Underground. Also, a move executed during the Divas’ Championship match at Hell In A Cell gets our host on a rant about the subtle art form of professional wrestling and just how badly from it the business has departed. Your IQ will DEFINITELY be raised listening to this episode!
Part Two of Handsome Dan’s conversation with wrestling blogger and intelligent bloke, Jimmo Workman. After crying in their beer over the sad state of WWE, the boys perk up and talk about something they actually enjoy: Lucha Underground! Come expand your noggins!