Off the Top Rope Podcast #18: WrestleMania V


:00:30-0:02:00 – Introductions and cutting it close.

0:02:00-0:12:15 – We talk WWE stuff. Daniel Bryan’s big win, Mark Henry’s resurgence, if CM Punk gave too much offense to Darren Young, and more.

0:12:15-0:18:15 – It’s Bound for Glory Series time in TNA, so we talk about what it means, who represents TNA for us, and Rex shares his dream show.

0:18:15-0:26:00 – Ring of Honor has announced they are discontinuing iPPVs. We talk about what it means for the company and discuss the rumors about the Briscoes leaving for WWE, and if Jay’s gay marriage tweet would cost them in the WWE. We also pay respect to one of the all time greats, Jackie Fargo, who passed away this week.

0:28:30-1:28:30 – WrestleMania V. The Mega-Powers Explode! As do our minds from this insanely long, really slow PPV. We talk great theme music, sexual assault, Morton Downey Jr. and his place in wrestling history, movie trailers, the value of t-shirts, and more.

1:28:30-1:33:00 – We give our MVP and LVPs, Mike thanks someone for helping him out on Twitter, we announce what we’re watching next week, the first two episodes of WCW Monday Nitro, and reveal the five finalists for the next Listener’s Choice! You have the next week to vote, and can do so on Twitter, Facebook