This week on BWF Radio, JT comes to us from the 1,000 Islands. Coester tries to steer us into a SmackDown Pay Per View – to which we debate whether we can call them “Pay Per Views” anymore or not. Drowgoddess fills us in on week one of the G1 Climax Tournament. Spoiler alert: Daryl dies, we riot. We run down the card for WWE’s Battleground PPV. Joe admits to having seen an episode of 205 Live.
In the news, Jim Cornette, Kenny Omega, The Young Bucks, and Riccochet all have Twitter – I’m sure you can guess how that went. Shane McMahon no-sells a helicopter crash. Alberto El Patron avoids domestic abuse charges – but Paige does not. Johnny Mundo and Vampiro have heat. Battleground tickets are deep discounted. Mysterio may sign with GFW while Magnus leaves the company, Becky Lynch works an online angle with an MMA fighter, WWE almost hired OJ Simpson, and more! Tune in!
This week on BoredWrestlingFan Radio, the crew discuss movies based on books. Joe reveals he’s never seen nor read Harry Potter, and Drow does not attempt to murder him, if you can believe that. We go on to discuss the Great Balls of Fire (ugh) Pay Per View, and discuss the polar opposite booking of Roman Reigns and Braun Strowman and how one goes so right and the other goes so wrong. Drowgoddess takes us through the brackets of NJPW’s G1 Tournament, as Joe signs up for New Japan World.
In the news, the latest updates on Alberto El Patron and Paige. Renee Young’s WWE future is discussed. Heat on both Enzo and Cass. The latest on the Broken legal issues. Kevin Kelly leaves ROH for good, WWE stops using pyro, John Cena can’t compete with Bob’s Burgers, and more! Tune in!
This week on BoredWrestlingFan Radio, JT and G manage to avoid spoiling Spiderman: Homecoming. Drowgoddess goes in depth on the NJPW shows that took place in the United States last week. We try to figure out why a professional like Jim Ross seemed ill prepared to do commentary on the show. We run down the card for WWE’s (ugh) Great Balls of Fire Pay Per View.
In the news, we pay our respects to Smith Hart. Austin Aries gets released. The Usos get censored. Okada visits SmackDown Live. New PWG and GFW/Impact Champions are crowned. Dixie Carter will appear on the WWE Network. Alberto El Patron threatens former co-workers, DeAngelo Williams retires from pro wrestling, AJ Styles wins the WWE US title, and more! Tune in for all this, and the snoring stylings of Coester, on BoredWrestlingFan Radio!
This week on BoredWrestlingFan Radio, the guys kick things off talking about dating sites (and dating in general). We then turn to celebrating the birth of our nations, and how obnoxious people who blow off fireworks in residential areas can be. Joe talks about his first time watching SmackDown in months, and how disappointed he still is in the product as a whole. Drowgoddess leaves voicemails detailing night one of NJPW’s California shows.
In the news, LaMelo Ball casually drops the n-word on RAW. Tyson Kidd gets a new job. Impact Wrestling acquires Global Force Wrestling, and nobody is sure what the company is actually called anymore. Lucha Underground stars aren’t sure what’s going on with their company either – in fact Drago is on Slammiversary tonight. Jim Cornette sells autographed Vince Russo restraining orders for charity, Paige and El Patron may or may not be broken up, and much more! Tune in!
Today on the show, Joe has trouble logging in to Skype. JT compares G to Uber Jason, to which Drowgoddess explains why that’s a bad idea given the recent public relations problems Uber has had. Joe urges wrestling fans to shut the fuck up and enjoy wrestling as a show instead of complaining about booking. An in-depth discussion about the finish of the Women’s Money In The Bank match ensues.
In the news, Mauro Ranallo returns to WWE. Cody Rhodes wins the ROH Championship (which leads to Drowgoddess discussing the upcoming NJPW California shows). WWE attempts to fix low ratings. Impact Wrestling’s new booking committee is revealed. Vince Russo’s restraining order against Jim Cornette is revealed, and more! Tune in!
This week, we jump right into talking about *gasp* professional wrestling as we quickly talk about Money In The Bank. Then we move on to more important topics, such as Coester’s sex life and what you can buy from the KISS online store. We talk about old WWE memorabilia Joe found while cleaning out the studio closet.
In the news, WWE has a legends segment planned for Money In The Bank tonight. Southpaw Regional Wrestling may come back. So might The Undertaker. Mike Bennett and Maria Kanellis may or may not show up at MITB tonight. Wrestlers are announced for the Mae Young Classic. An update on the condition of Tomoaki Honma. WWE protects it’s copyrights. All this and more – Tune in!
This week on BoredWrestlingFan Radio, we talk about allergies, differences in various school districts, and pay our respects to the late Adam West, who passed away earlier this week. We discuss what little we know about what’s going on in the world of North American professional wrestling, particularly the Samoa Joe/Brock Lesnar match upcoming at “Great Balls of Fire.” Drowgoddess updates us on NJPW following “Dominion.”
In the news, Samoa Joe is in a unique position to make North American wrestling history at GBOF. Updates on the health of NJPW stars Honma and Shibata. Curtis Axel celebrates a decade in WWE. James Storm gets the nod for the Impact Wrestling Hall of Fame. WCPW bounces back, Ric Flair gets beat up, and WWE teaches it’s superstars how to properly use social media. All this and much more! Tune in!
This week on BoredWrestlingFan Radio, Joe experiments with trying to run the show from a makeshift studio on his porch. It doesn’t go so well and the first 15 minutes of the show is spent trying to correct the issues, which was still probably more entertaining than whatever WWE is going to give you tonight for Extreme Rules. Speaking of Extreme Rules, we give a quick rundown of the card, and why most of the stipulations are pretty nonsensical. Drowgoddess talks about NJPW Best of the Super Juniors, and what to expect coming up from New Japan.
In the news, WWE RAW has it’s second lowest rating ever. We discuss WhatCulture Pro Wrestling and the ineptitude of having a business model that relies solely on YouTube advertising revenue considering how YouTube’s advertising policy is constantly changing. Injury updates on Tomasso Ciampa and wrestling legend Harley Race. WWE uses a female referee, Dolph Ziggler stands a woman up, Eric Young loves hockey, and much more! Tune in!
This week on Bored Wrestling Fan, Joe reveals that he is no longer watching wrestling – at least not main roster WWE wrestling – for the time being. We talk about jobs we’ve had, and about fast food restaurants. We talk about the very little we all watched of WWE Backlash last Sunday. Drowgoddess keeps us up to date on what’s going on in NJPW, including Naito physically damaging the IWGP Intercontinental Championship.
In the news, Jinder Mahal’s WWE Championship win pops the SmackDown rating. More news on the ongoing issues between Matt Hardy and Impact Wrestling. WWE cancels shows in Manchester after the horrific bombing at an Ariana Grande concert. A discussion on how YouTube classifying wrestling as “not advertiser friendly” has affected What Culture Pro Wrestling after the company canceled some upcoming shows. We talk about Baywatch and other “bad movies.” All this and much more, tune in!
The crew returns from a week off and… well, we can’t quite find much to talk about as most of us hadn’t watched much wrestling in that time span. We do talk briefly about NXT Takeover: Chicago from last night, and run down the Backlash card for tonight. Drowgoddess lets us know what’s happening in NJPW.
In the news, WWE and NBC choose to do more picture-in-picture content during ad breaks on WWE programming. Chicago fans shut down CM Punk chants at Takeover. Randy Orton dives into twitter backlash for comments he made last week. WWE creative is running out of ideas. News on John Cena’s WWE return, Matt Sydal’s Impact Wrestling deal, The Rock running for President, and much more! Tune in!