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!
Mike and Cal welcome newest Midnight Jury member Tony Brockadeda to the fold as they rate each Jason Voorhees from each Friday the 13th film, and Joey “Justice” Mandella joins them to judge EVERY Wrestlemania Theme of all time!! This is a blast and we want you to join the Jury for a fun ride.
Anthony Bowens is this week’s guest and talks about being a former college athlete, breaking into the business, finding your identity, leaving a legacy, being comfortable with yourself, setting an example for others and much more.
Jay Baca fills fans in on his weekend in New Orleans, and Sean wraps up the show talking about some of his favorite matches and moments from a very busy week in wrestling.
Mike goes solo for the RantEM Radio WrestleMania 34 marathon weekend. He is joined by Jury corespondent Joey “Justice” Mandella with NXT Takeover updates from New Orleans, “Handsome” Dan Lopez discusses the top WrestleManias from the 80s and 90s, Jay Baca calls in from WrestleMania Axxess, and Mike also gives predictions on the card, goes over his thoughts of the Hall of Fame, his favorite Wrestlemania Promo and celebrity guest!!
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.
This time of year, there is only one thing running through the mind of wrestling fans… WrestleMania. The Jury travels back to the 80’s to review arguably the biggest WrestleMania of all time. Savage vs. Steamboat, Hogan vs. Andre, WRESTLEMANIA III!
“The Lifeguard” Mike Del sits down with Sean to talk his career and all the ups and downs of it, balancing his “shoot” job, starring on TRL with The Miz, his experiences with CZW and WrestlePro, backyard wrestling, his major injury at 19, goals and much more.
Jay Baca recaps his weekend at WrestleCircus, and Sean finishes up the show with his thoughts on RAW and fantasy booking a massive storyline that would be a huge part of this year’s Wrestlemania.
5 years in the making, FINALLY the Midnight Jury goes LIVE on RantEM Radio! Mike, Adam and Cal cover their thoughts on STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI, 1994’s WRESTLEMANIA the ALBUM, they take your calls, shoot the sh*t, and have a fun night of celebration! Available HERE for download and streaming!
The Mega-Powers explode! And it nearly causes a rift between the Mega-Powers of Podcasting as Mike Noringonger of the Midnight Jury and Handsome Dan take very different sides on the rivalry between Hulk Hogan and “Macho Man” Randy Savage. They debate who was right and who was wrong as they recount the events leading up to their epic showdown at WrestleMania V including the Royal Rumble and the Main Event. Along the way they also discuss the Royal Rumble as a concept, their thoughts on Brutus “The Barber” Beefcake, the legacy of the “Macho Man’s” first WWF World Championship run, and the main event match at WrestleMania V and how it ranks among Hogan’s and Savage’s best. Get an education courtesy of the Final Say!
The tension between the Mega Powers, Hulk Hogan and Randy “Macho Man” Savage is growing and so is the intensity in the studio as Mike Noringonger of the Midnight Jury returns to the co-host’s chair. Mike is firmly on the side of Hulkamania, but Handsome Dan does his best to play devil’s advocate in favor of the Macho Man. Also this episode, Mike shares a story about the first WWF house show he attended, how we’ve moved backwards as a society with regard to racism, and how the solution to this problem might just be a full-scale alien invasion. Plus, lots of side trips down Memory Lane. All that and more in this week’s edition of the Final Say!