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!
As Handsome Dan & the Midnight Jury’s Mike Noringonger wrap up the year 1985 in their retrospective of Hulkamania, quite a discussion ensues about several topics such as enhancement matches, gimmicks, championships, tag teams, and more and how they relate to the business of professional wrestling then and now. Also this week, another installment of My Musical Journey. Pull up a chair, because class is in session!
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!
WRESTLEMANIA season is once again upon us, and as they should Mike, Adam and Cal travel back to the 90s to review WRESTLEMANIA IX! Famous for its extravagant set and one of the most controversial finishes in Mania history. What did the Jury think of the event? Listen to find out!
Sean recaps his weekend at Capitol Wrestling, talks with Eddy McQueen, and previews Wrestlemania 33. Also, Jay Baca joins the show to discuss Wrestle Circus vs Wrestling Revolver.
Originally released on 4/18/14, Mike and Adam review one of the biggest hits of the 80’s “THE GOONIES” while also throwing in a review of ONE OF THE FIRST Coliseum Video releases “BLOOPERS, BLEEPS and BODYSLAMS” from the WWF! Travel back to the middle of the decade with the Jury!
Sean is joined by longtime friend John Hucks. John is a fan of wrestling for over 25 years and helps Sean break down the week in WWE and discuss the future of the Hardys. Jay Baca joins the show to discuss what’s happening with Wrestle Circus!
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!
Mike, Adam and Cal bring their review North of the border to the SkyDome in Toronto, Canada to review one of the biggest WrestleMania’s of them all: WRESTLEMANIA 6 “The ULTIMATE CHALLENGE”!! What did the guys think of the event that ended with Hulk Hogan putting his WWF Championship on the line against the Intercontinental Champion, the Ultimate Warrior? Tune in to find out!!