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 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!
King Noringonger of the Midnight Jury joins Handsome Dan to form the Mega-Powers of Podcasting for Part 1 of our brand new ongoing series on Hulkamania. In this debut edition, they cover a whole wealth of topics as they discuss the events leading up to the birth of Hulkamania as well as the first year of Hulk Hogan’s inaugural reign as World Wrestling Federation Champion. Hulkamania is running wild on the Final Say and you’ll definitely want to come along for the ride!
Sean O’Brien gives you his thoughts on the WWE over the last 7 days, tells you whats “hot”, whats “not”, previews the HELL IN A CELL PPV and so much more!
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.
Wrestling legend and trainer Rip Rogers joins Handsome Dan for an intellectual discussion on the state of professional wrestling and drops a few F-bombs along the way. It’s a meeting of the minds that you don’t want to miss!
Jay Baca (@TweetsofJayBaca on Twitter), our new correspondent from Texas, joins us in the first half of the show to talk wrestling and introduce himself to the listeners as he will be covering Lucha Underground Season 2 with us after it premiers on the El Rey Network beginning January 27th. Then we spend a little time discussing a popular video that has surfaced of Bray Wyatt & Braun Strowman singing road tunes. Plus, the Promo of the Week all in this jam-packed episode! Time to raise your wrestling IQ!
Handsome Dan discusses the legacy of some of TNA’s greatest X-Divisioners and compares it to the legacy of other superstars who were perhaps not nearly as talented. This leads right into Topic Number Two and examining the question: Can a wrestling promotion become mainstream based on talent? All that, plus the Promo of the Week. Get your thinking caps on; it’s time to raise your IQ!
The Handsome One compares Survivor Series ’89 with this year’s event to reveal some very interesting differences. You also don’t want to miss his rant on why it’s not only okay for fans to take their appreciation of wrestling more seriously, but why doing so could help elevate wrestling to the level of other mainstream entertainment. Plus, the Promo of the Week! A new Thanksgiving tradition begins here, so pull up a chair. The Mr. Rogers of Wrestling is serving up a feast for your mind!
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!