Wrestling Mayhem Show 674: Wrestling NPCs

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Mad Mike, Sorg and Podnar are joined by Honey Badger to talk this week in wrestling (and a whole lot more) including:

  • AEW Fight For The Fallen and WWE Extreme Rules were both this weekend. Some of us are sharing how they watched both – – at the same time.
  • Some of us caught the Evolve show, and there are some thoughts.
  • We’re in a weird phase where people want to see more indy wrestling, and we think it’s a good thing.
  • We’re questioning the “extreme” of Extreme Rules.
  • We’re catching up with our friend Honey Badger and what she’s been doing with RISE (with an “i”), RYSE (with a “y”), and just about everywhere else she’s been recently!
  • This week’s Big Question: If you could take any wrestling NPC (non-in-ring-role) at any point in time and have them manage someone on today’s roster, who would be managing whom?
  • We’re talking some intergender wrestling with our guest Honey Badger.
  • The crew is sharing some thoughts on what the magic may be that makes one wrestling company an almost overnight sensation, while others struggle to get butts in seats.
  • What did YOU learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Mad Mike (@MadMike4883), Sorg (@Sorgatron), Podnar (@ProfPod), and Honey Badger (@ReginaHBadger)

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Wrestling Mayhem Show 672: Zeke Squad

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It’s a two-fer this week as we have Zeke Mercer and Keith Haught in studio!  They join the Mikes (Sorg, and Mad Mike) to talk this week in wrestling, including:

  • Our crew had a chance to watch some Fyter Fest, and we’re sharing some thoughts.
  • So…that chair shot…
  • In case you haven’t noticed…crowds in the UK are different than crowds in the US.
  • In case you didn’t know, you can find Zeke Mercer and Keith Haught at some of the wrestling events here in Western PA and West Virginia.
  • This week’s Big Question: What match or event didn’t live up to the hype?
  • Our friend, Beastman recently had his bag searched by TSA, and it is one of the best things on the internet!
  • There was a bit of a shake up at WWE with Paul Heyman and Eric Bischoff being placed in executive roles over RAW and Smackdown Live.
  • What did YOU learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Zeke Mercer (@zeke_mercer), Keith Haught (@HaughtJr), Sorg (@Sorgatron) and Mad Mike (@MadMike4883)

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Wrestling Mayhem Show 667: R-Truth in Drag

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Professor Buzzkill joins our motley crew of Dave Podnar, Mad Mike, and Sorg as we talk this week (and a little bit of history) in wrestling, including:

  • Our guest Professor Buzzkill is sharing some history behind our podcast title.
  • We’re sharing some thoughts on Money in the Bank.
  • Is it just us or is Brock Lesnar a multi-million dollar GIF machine these days?
  • Has Dolph Ziggler recovered from his Pittsburgh countdown incident?
  • OH: It’s Kevin Owens – he’s gonna attack people.
  • Professor Buzzkill is teaching us the history of wrestling and Gorgeous George.
  • Professor Buzzkill is sharing the history of in-ring weddings in wrestling.
  • WWE has a new 24/7 title. We’re sharing some thoughts.
  • This week’s Big Question: What would you have made for a new championship instead of the 24/7 title?
  • What did YOU learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Professor Buzzkill (@buzzkillprof), Dave Podnar (@ProfPod), Mad Mike (@MadMike4883) and Sorg (@Sorgatron)

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Wrestling Mayhem Show 661: He Once Was A Boy

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We’re in a post-WrestleMania haze as Victor Benjamin and Lady Frost join us in studio to talk about their exploits.  The crew is otherwise discussing this week in wrestling news, including:

  • WrestleMania 35 happened. Our crew is sharing their thoughts.
  • If WrestleMania 35 was in New Jersey, why did they say it was in New York City?
  • Our guest Victor Benjamin got his WrestleMania moment.
  • Our guests Victor Benjamin and Lady Frost were involved with some WrestleMania events. They’re sharing some of it with us.
  • Lady Frost and Victor Benjamin got to spend some quality time with Uncle Mick (Foley).
  • We’re learning there’s such a thing as Pancakes and Piledrivers!
  • This week’s Big Question: What was your standout WrestleMania moment from the weekend?
  • What did YOU learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Victor Benjamin (@RealSavageGent), Lady Frost (@RealLadyFrost),  Bobby F Jtown (@BobbyFJtown), Larry (@MutilatorLarry), Mad Mike (@MadMike4883), and Sorg (@Sorgatron)

If you are in Pittsburgh, you’ve got to go to Slice on Broadway (@Pgh_Slice) and get their food! (sliceonbroadway.com) **A special shout out to our Manager Level Patreon supporters, Mad Mike (@MadMike4883) and Occupy Pro Wrestling (@Power2TheSmarks)** You can support the show at Patreon.com/wrestlingmayhemshow! Go to wrestlingmayhemshow.com for more entertainment! Check out the Indy Wrestling US Network at www.indywrestling.network.  For a short time, get a 7-day FREE trial to access a growing collection of content. Thanks to Basick Sickness (@basicksickness) for the awesome intro for the show. Remember to LIKE and FOLLOW us on Facebook for updates and video.

Wrestling Mayhem Show 658: Who’s The Good Guy? Who’s The Bad Guy?

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Sorg, Mad Mike, and Mainstream Matt are joined by our guest, Nick Farrah, as MayhemMania continues!  This week we’re talking about: 

  • Becky Lynch is not only “The Man,” she is also a helper that Mr. Rogers could be proud of.
  • WrestleMania is four weeks away. We’re sharing our thoughts and expectations.
  • Friend of the Show DJ Z is no longer a free agent. Congrats to him and his future endeavors at NXT!
  • Another Pittsburgh wrestler doing big things is Britt Baker. We saw her at IWC Wrestling where she sealed her spot as the FIRST female competitor in the Super Indy tournament!
  • We were entertained by a cellphone video of Nick McCune who helped the police detain a suspect at an Altoona Denny’s restaurant.
  • It’s that magical time of the show where we take some creative license. That’s right, it’s MayhemMania time.
  • What did you learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Nick Farrah (@prefame_ging), Mad Mike (@MadMike4883), Sorg (@Sorgatron), Matt (@MainstreamMat), and a cast of Mayhem Mania participants!

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Wrestling Mayhem Show 657: Guardians of the Independents

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Matt Light joins Larry, Sorg, Mad Mike and Mainstream Matt as we roll into another recap of this week in wrestling news, including:

  • RAW was here in Pittsburgh – and we saw a ton of familiar faces on our TVs.
  • Mainstream Matt hates what Ronda Rousey is doing – it’s breaking the relationship between the viewer and the character.
  • Our guest, Matt Light, is telling us about Blackcraft Wrestling!
  • It is time for MayhemMania with our guest Matt Light and some of the finest from our WMS stable.
  • What did you learn from wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Matt Light (@mattlightcomedy), Larry (@MutilatorLarry), Mad Mike (@MadMike4883), Sorg (@Sorgatron), Matt (@MainstreamMat), and a cast of Mayhem Mania participants!

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Wrestling Mayhem Show 655: Safety Guaranteed – OSHA Approved

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It’s a little bit of chaos this week as Mad Mike, Mainstream Matt, and Sorg are joined in studio by OSHA, Inc.’s Ronnie Starks, Dan Sandwich, and Tatiana Rose.

  • We had a chance to see Fighting With My Family and are sharing some thoughts.
  • Spoiler: If you know Paige’s career, prepare to be confused a little by Fighting With My Family.
  • We talk with OSHA, Inc about the sweet Royal 8 Cup from Black Diamond Wrestling
  • We wrap up the show with this week’s MayhemMania moves.
  • What did we learn from wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Ronnie Starks (@starkswrestling), Dan Sandwich(@mToSandwich), Tatiana Rose(@MssTatianaRose),  Matt (@MainstreamMat), Sorg (@Sorgatron), Mad Mike (@MadMike4883) and a cast of Mayhem Mania participants!

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Wrestling Mayhem Show 652: Babyface Batista

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Marcus Mann joins the mayhem this week, which means it’s likely we’ll be talking very little wrestling and a bunch of John Cena.  Thankfully we have Larry, Matt, Rizz, Mad Mike, and Sorg to keep the show rolling as we discuss:

  • We have Marcus Mann on the show – the guy who hasn’t watched wrestling since September?
  • Welcome to the Young Justice episode?
  • Marcus Mann is sharing some thoughts on Brock Lesnar and Brock-being-Brock.
  • Anytime Marcus Mann watches a wrestling match, he has some psychology assessments thanks to Shirley Doe.
  • Ronda Rousey and Brock Lesnar are there for particular reasons in WWE. They are in a category of their own.
  • Liking our discussion about intergender wrestling? Join us for our panel.
  • Randy Orton walks a line all the time.
  • This is the time in the show when Marcus Mann tells us how amazing John Cena is.
  • Marcus Mann is not a fan of skinny Cena.
  • With Patreon in the Bank looming, we’re looking to see if Marcus Mann can book a MayhemMania match WITHOUT John Cena (if someone uses an eliminator).
  • It’s MayhemMania time. We can’t wait to see what our crew books this week!
  • What did YOU learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Larry (@MutilatorLarry), Matt (@MainstreamMat), Marcus Mann (@MarcusMannBHS), Sorg (@Sorgatron), Mad Mike (@MadMike4883) and Rizz (@TheeRizz)

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Wrestling Mayhem Show 651: Cuddly Teddy Bear With Fangs

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We made it through the Royal Rumble this past weekend.  But, more importantly, we made it through Week 1 of MayhemMania.  We’ve got Beastman in studio as Sorg, Larry, Mad Mike, and Matt take us through this week in wrestling news, including:

  • Is Becky Lynch the new Stone Cold Steve Austin?
  • Nia Jax entered the men’s Royal Rumble match, which is sparking some new conversation about intergender wrestling.
  • There are two types of wrestling fans: Those who are on board with intergender wrestling, and those who are not. And, there isn’t really any gray area about it.
  • There was a lot of under ring play at this year’s Royal Rumble. Thank you Titus O’Neil?
  • Matt is walking us through some of the Royal Rumble changes we’ve seen lately.
  • If 96% of your body hits the floor in a Royal Rumble, that should count for more than your two feet. – Matt
  • Beastman is discussing what tactics he will employ when he is in the Royal Rumble.
  • Matt is calling for an official BK Broiler rule for Royal Rumble matches. We are currently assembling Dean Malenko, Ric Flair, Drake Maverick, and Drew Gulak to discuss.
  • We’re getting caught up with what Beastman has been up to – including his recent championship win with Fight Society.
  • Beastman was recently at an event with Sami Callihan, Matt Tremont, and Michael Elgin. He’s sharing how much of a change it has made in his career.
  • While in Philadelphia you do Philly things – like run the Rocky steps.
  • Beastman unveiled some new gear while in Philadelphia.
  • We’re learning about modernizing the caveman with Beastman.
  • Beastman is sharing the headband story with us. Bonus!
  • It’s time for MayhemMania – Week 2 with Beastman and the Mayhem Show gang.
  • What did YOU learn from wrestling this week?

Check out some of Beastman’s matches at Indy Wrestling US.

Follow our stable on Twitter: Beastman (@beastmanhusk), Sorg (@Sorgatron), Larry (@MutilatorLarry), Mad Mike (@MadMike4883), and Matt (@MainstreamMat).

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Wrestling Mayhem Show 649: Lurking Lars

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We’ve got a full couch this week as Joe Dombrowski, Rizz, and Larry join Sorg in studio with Mad Mike tuning in through that magical thing called the internet.  There are lots of things to talk about this week, like:

  • We’re seeing some new faces on WWE main shows.
  • Rizz is making some predictions about where we may see things headed with WWE now that we’ve seen some call-ups.
  • Joe is sharing his thoughts about the WWE main roster call-ups.
  • Is WWE making assumptions that main roster fans are already familiar with NXT talent when they do call-ups?
  • The women’s tag team titles announcement had an interesting reveal since it’s a unified title across brands and not separate titles for each brand.
  • We’re taking a bit of a deep-dive into the women’s wrestling changes that are happening.
  • We’re talking some NXT UK Takeover Blackpool!
  • Apparently the UK audience addresses wrestling a little differently than US audiences. (What’s with the shoes?)
  • Joe is sharing some of his UK insights with us.
  • Sooo…Walter made his WWE debut.
  • Is WWE taking a page from history and creating their own territories? Instead of competitive markets, they’ll be cooperative?
  • This week’s Big Question: What region would you like to see WWE expand to next?
  • The WWE Performance Center has a YouTube channel, and they release some pretty cool stuff – like the Ray Rowe and Sarah Logan wedding video!
  • What did YOU learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Rizz (@RizzPlaysGames), Larry (@MutilatorLarry), Joe Dombrowski (@joe_dombrowski), Mad Mike (@MadMike4883), and Sorg (@Sorgatron).

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