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Between the Sheets #183: January 16-22, 2000

Kris & David are guestless this week to take on a Between the Sheets like no other: The happenings in World Championship Wrestling for the week that was January 16-22, 2000. We talk about all the drama that went into the Souled Out PPV including … …

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Vintage Vault Pre-Viewing: Saturday Night’s Main Event 19

Hulk Hogan (w/ Miss Elizabeth) vs. “The African Dream”
Akeem (w/ “The Doctor of Style” Slick and the Big Bossman)

As 1988 comes to an
official close and we now begin the final year of the 1980s with 1989, there
was a feeling of excitement in the air considering … …

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PTBN’s Main Event – Episode #118: New Year, New Promotion, same WWE problems?

On the first Main Event of 2019, Scott & Nate fly solo this week to discuss the birth of All Elite Wrestling and what the next few months will bring, including who will leave other promotions to join them. Then they discuss what was right … …

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Between the Sheets #182: January 9-15, 1990

Kris & David are guestless this week as we discuss the week that was January 9-15, 1990. We talk about WCW’s plans for 1990 and how that changed quickly, Woman beginning her Ric Flair recruiting mission, a very hot WCW crowd in Johnson City, NJPW’s … …

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Exile on Badstreet #58: Memphis Mayhem October-December 1983 w/ Scott Bowden

Kris Zellner is joined by Scott Bowden (Kentucky Fried Rasslin Podcast) to discuss October-December 1983 in Memphis wrestling. We talk about Stan Hansen & Jesse Ventura in Memphis and the exact moment when Hansen knew it was time to leave the territory, the plight of … …

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PTBN Podblast Special: NXT 2018 – A Child’s Retrospective

The NXT generation of Place to be Nation podcasters starts…NOW.

Steve Wille is joined by a very special co-host for this podblast, his seven-year old son! Listen to his picks for best and worst NXT performers of 2018, plus some of his favorite matches and moments … …

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Place to Be Podcast Episode 509: WWF House Show – Madison Square Garden 12/30/88

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin, Scott and Ryan Everett are closing out the year of 1988 with a dive into the 12/30/88 Madison Square Garden house show!
The crew discuss the passing and legacy of Gene Okerlund, an unusually fun opener, … …

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Between the Sheets #181: January 2-8, 1987 w/ Beau James

Kris & David are joined by Beau James (@kingofkingsport) to discuss the week that was January 2-8, 1987. We talk about a Saturday Night’s Main Event featuring the Hulk Hogan-Paul Orndorff steel cage match that had a finish that will never be forgotten, as well … …

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Exile on Badstreet #57: Rasslin from the 80’s – Featuring John McAdam

Kris Zellner is joined by John McAdam for another installment of our “Wrestling from the 80’s” series, and this time we focus on Volume 5 of his set. We talk about the early days of Dusty Rhodes booking for Jim Crockett Promotions, the genesis of … …

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Vintage Vault Pre-Viewing: WWF at Madison Square Garden 12/30/88

“Macho Man” Randy Savage (w/ Miss Elizabeth) vs. Bad News Brown for the WWF Championship
So as we come to the final MSG house show for the year of 1988, it is pretty safe to say that this year ended up being one of the better … …

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