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!
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!
Originally aired on 3/7/14, the Midnight Jury celebrated their ONE YEAR anniversary by reviewing both 1999’s BLAIR WITCH PROJECT and 1989’s NO HOLDS BARRED! First Mike, Adam and Sydney travel to the 90’s to search for the Blair Witch, then the guys review Hulk Hogan in his first starring role!!
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!
Mike and Adam celebrate the WWE’s Thanksgiving tradition by reviewing Survivor Series 1990! This features the debut of the Undertaker and possibly the best format of the event ever! Also, the Intro segment to Ep. 155 is available via Videocast! Click the link below for the FULL episode, or the YouTube link at the bottom for the Intro Videocast!
The boys aren’t traveling back to the 80’s and 90’s on this one. With its recent release on Netflix, “The Resurrection of Jake the Snake” has become quite the talking point of the wrestling world and the Jury gives you their thoughts on it! Join us for a journey with past guest of the Midnight Jury; Jake the Snake, on his road to recovery!
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!!