Ep. #402: April 19-24, 1996 with John Philapavage5h 37m | Apr 24, 2023
Kris and David are joined by John Philapavage (@JohnPhilapavage) to discuss the (almost-)week that was April 19-24, 1996. Topics of discussion include:
- Brian Pillman being released from the hospital after his serious car wreck.
- Bret Hart's future in the WWF.
- The post-WrestleMania German tour featuring Scott Hall and Kevin Nash's final run and Sunny having to go home early because of The Clique.
- Akira Taue winning the Champion Carnival in AJPW.
- AAA and CMLL battling it out in the press with their house organ magazines.
- The infamous ECW “lesbian angle” as Beaulah and Kimona “kiss” at Hostile City Showdown at the ECW Arena.
- Jeff Jarrett wins the Unified Title from Jerry Lawler on USWA TV.
- An update on Hulk Hogan's status in WCW
- WCW Monday Nitro features COFFEE!!!!
And so much more!!!! So you know the drill....LISTEN NOW!!!!!!!
0:00:00 Brian Pillman
1:22:05 Japan: AJPW, NJPW, UWFi, WAR, FMW, PWC, Tokyo Pro, AJW, & JWP
1:59:29 Latin America: AAA, CMLL, IWRG, & WWC
2:17:16 Classic Commercial Break
2:52:16 New Jack City Wrestling & ECW
4:05:24 Other USA: PCW, Steel City, ECWA, Bruno Sammartino, NWF (GA), DixielandCW, SEWF, USWA, & CWA (TX)
5:32:35 Patreon Preview: Owen Hart has zero fucks to give in his comments about Mike Tyson
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