The feud between Hulk Hogan and Andre the Giant rages beyond WrestleMania 3 and into the inaugural Survivor Series event which Dan & Mike discuss at length in this episode. Plus, the next installment of My Musical Journey. All that and more on the Final Say!
With Hulk Hogan at the top of his game, he faces his greatest challenge to date, that of the “Eighth Wonder of the World” Andre the Giant! Mike Noringonger of the Midnight Jury and Handsome Dan go in-depth on the significance of what may arguably be the most important event in professional wrestling history, WrestleMania III. That and much more in this edition of the Final Say!
In this week’s edition of our Hulkamania Retrospective we cover a critical year, 1986 which means Handsome Dan & Mike Noringonger of the Midnight Jury cover Hogan’s feud with King Kong Bundy, their WrestleMania 2 main event, and then the pivotal feud between Hogan and “Mr. Wonderful” Paul Orndorff. Along the way, Mike reveals what might be his favorite match of all time. Plus, another edition of My Musical Journey. All this and more on the Final Say!
The Mega Powers of Podcasting are back as Mike Noringonger of the Midnight Jury rejoins Handsome Dan Lopez for Part Two of their retrospective on the first era of Hulkamania. In this edition, they cover Year Two of the phenomenon that is now sweeping the nation thanks not only to the marketing genius of Vince McMahon and the WWF, but also due to some crucial partnerships with MTV and celebrities like Cyndi Lauper and Mr. T. They discuss Hogan’s epic feud with “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, the inaugural WrestleMania and so much more! You’re sure to get an education!
With Ultima Lucha Dos just two weeks away, things are heating up in The Temple and Handsome Dan & Jay Baca have got you covered with a review of this week’s episode of Lucha Underground! Plus, the “Mr. Rogers of Wrestling” shares his thoughts on an article explaining the correlation between WWE’s declining TV ratings and increasing Google Search activity. This and a new installment of My Musical Journey all on the Final Say! Time to Raise Your Wrestling IQ.
While discussing No. 2 in the countdown of WrestleMania matches in the careers of Tito Santana & Andre the Giant, Handsome Dan gets into some more timely subjects like drawing heat and certain individuals in wrestling being regarded as icons. PLUS, Jay Baca joins us for this week’s Lucha Underground Review. Did “El Jefe” Dario Cueto & Company hit another one out of the park? Tune in and find out!
Has WrestleMania lost that “big fight feel”? Hear what the Smartest Man Not In Professional Wrestling has to say about it. Also, over the next few episodes Handsome Dan will be counting down the greatest WrestleMania matches of two of his all-time favorites, Tito Santana and Andre the Giant. PLUS, did this week’s episode of Lucha Underground top last week’s as the new season’s best? “Lucha Liaison” Jay Baca will let you know! All that and more in this week’s Final Say!
“Lucha Liaison” Jay Baca joins Handsome Dan to talk about the way championships in wrestling have lost their value, they speculate about the REAL reason behind Vince McMahon bringing his son Shane back, PLUS, find out why this week’s episode of Lucha Underground has been Dan’s favorite of the season thus far. All that and more on this week’s episode of the Final Say!
Handsome Dan tries to sort through the hoopla surrounding the return of Shane McMahon. Plus, Jay Baca joins us for a review of this week’s episode of Lucha Underground. And for the first time ever on the Final Say, Mike Noringonger of the Midnight Jury weighs in with his thoughts as well. You don’t want to miss this landmark episode!
The Handsome One examines the effect of racism in the United States on pro wrestling, particularly in WWE. Has the industry made any real progress or does it still have a long way to go? Plus, the Promo of the Week. It’s time to raise your wrestling IQ!