We Miss the 90s: Boy Bands

In this regular column, Justin Rozzero and Jen Engle exchange emails reminiscing about the greatest decade in history: the 1990s. Justin & Jen have been friends since 1997 and have been trading emails and…

Where the Big Boys Play #44: 80s TV Special – Part 2

Chad briefly discusses Jake Roberts vs. Jim Neidhart from the notorious Heroes of Wrestling PPV and Parv talks about seeing Revolution Pro at York Hall in London before launching into…

Scott’s Main Event Recap 6/19/13

WWE Main Event June 19, 2013 Dayton, Ohio We open with the same video montage from Payback that opened Raw. Josh then welcomes us to Dayton for Main Event. We…

Mike’s NXT Recap 6/19/13

The show opens with highlights of last week’s NXT Title match, which saw Bo Dallas end the six-month reign of Big E. Langston ADRIAN NEVILLE vs. BRAY WYATT Are you…

This is the End: NBA Finals Game 7 Diary

My first piece on the Place to Be Nation website was a distant but beautiful memory I had about Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals back in 1998. Game…

Place to Be Podcast Episode 230: Heroes of Wrestling

In this new episode of the PTB Podcast Vintage Vault, Scott & Justin are joined by Chad Campbell as they treat the Nation with a live review of the infamous…

The Big Red…Senator from Tennessee?!

Glenn Jacobs aka WWE’s “Kane” has taken on many different forms throughout his wrestling career. In his early days on the indie circuits he went by the names Angus King,…

Should Video Game Publishers Block Their Content on YouTube?

YouTube, it’s something isn’t it? You can find just about any video on YouTube, from learning how to tie a tie, to backyard BBQ recipes. What most people don’t realize…

Written, not Stirred: James Bond Film #2 – From Russia With Love

One of the longest lasting movie series in cinema history features the cavalier Scottish agent working for England to right the wrongs of the world, stop the takeover of the world…

Return of the Hack: The Halo Effect

Officially hired in 1999, Mike Scioscia is currently the longest tenured manager in all of Major League Baseball, and it really isn’t even close. Outside of Ron Gardenhire (with the…