The Jew from Jersey, Jay Markowitz joins Handsome Dan again this time to discuss a busy week in wrestling. They share their thoughts on NXT TakeOver, SummerSlam, the death of Jim Neidhart, the potential retirement of the Hardys and Jason Jordan, the worst sellers in wrestling history, and a whole slew of other topics in between. It’s an episode that’s sure to spark some conversation so get ready to raise your wrestling IQ!
Mike Noringonger of the Midnight Jury joins Handsome Dan to discuss the most controversial subject covered on the show to date. In light of Hulk Hogan being reinstated to the WWE Hall of Fame, they each give their own personal take on the racist rant that got him removed in the first place. You’ve seen and heard the opinions of others, including his fellow WWE Superstars. Now hear what King Noringonger and the Smartest Man Not In Professional Wrestling have to say.
This week Handsome Dan is joined by special guest and longtime fan, Jason Markowitz. They discuss a broad range of topics from the current state of pro wresting to Brock Lesnar and the Universal Title to Ronda Rousey and the UFC to the controversies surrounding Hulk Hogan and Chris Benoit. It’s a very interesting and entertaining discussion that you don’t want to miss!
“Lucha Liaison” Jay Baca joins Handsome Dan to discuss a less-than legendary martial arts film that features the big screen debut of Jean-Claude Van Damme as well as the ghost of Bruce Lee…? Join in the fun as the Border Patrol shares a few laughs at the expense of this very 80’s karate flick.
The man behind The Gated Community, Edward Dao and “The Beau Show” Beau Crockett return to the SCSO to talk with Sean about Capitol Wrestling, The Old Dominion Rumble, Threat of Joy, the Making Towns Classic, the Commonwealth Cup and more. In the Lucha Lounge, Jay Baca brings the first of his Mini May Reviews.
“The Rising Sun of Texas” Machiko joins Sean to tell her story. She discusses paying your dues on the road, who inspired her to get into the ring, how to separate yourself from others, her goals for the future, who she’d like to face and much, much more.
Jay Baca opens up the Lucha Lounge for his series of “Mini-Reviews”, kicking them off with TNA’s weekly PPV’s in 2002. Sean finishes off the show previewing The Greatest Royal Rumble and the controversy of women not being included.
The star of this week’s show is most definitely Jaxon Stone. The young talent out of Dallas, Texas stops by the SCSO to talk a little WWE, his agenda in NOLA, wrestling overseas for WxW, his bond with Alexander James, how to introduce yourself to him at a show and of course we talk about all sort of Jaxon Stone facts.
(52:34) Jay Baca gives his rundown of shows he’ll attend this weekend in New Orleans from Joey Janela’s Spring Break 2, to WrestleCon and much, much more!
Sean closes out the show with his most anticipated matches of the weekend.
Josh Briggs joins the SCSO, and chances are he doesn’t like you. Sean and Josh talk his transition from college football to wrestling, the Northeast wrestling scene, what got him into intergender wrestling, which female star he would like to face, his love of New Japan Pro Wrestling, his goals/legacy, the struggles of travel, debuting for MCW and much, much more.
Sean heads down to Texas once again to talk to “The Taker of Arms”, “The Precision Tactition” Rex Andrews. The former Reality of Wrestling TV and inaugural Texas champion discusses his career, goals, talks UFC/XFL, wrestling in various environments, his recent tour in Japan, producing new types of content and more.
Jay Baca opens up the Lucha Lounge as always, and Sean runs down the upcoming guest lineup for the SCSO.
Sean invites Austin Theory to the SCSO this week to talk his breaking into the business via bodybuilding, the origin of his name, his greatest accomplishment, facing opponents such as Zack Sabre, Jr., Fred Yehi, AR Fox, Trent Barretta and who he wishes to face in the future. Austin also discusses his alliance with Priscilla Kelly, working with Gabe Sapolsky, Evolve 100/101, his recent WWE tryout and answers a few questions from listeners and much more.
Also catch Jay Baca as he lists his top five Midnight Jury moments to celebrate their 5 year anniversary here at WLW Studios.