A1 Podcast Episode 86: Getting Smarter

Sorry for not being here last week. But we're back this week. We take a look back at the 5 year anniversary of the Benoit murder-suicide, the last couple of weeks of RAW and Impact, and discuss the recent Microsoft announcements regarding Windows Phone 8 and Surface and speculate on Google's big announcement later today. And more Allysin Kay!! Direct Link - A1 Podcast Episode 86/a> iTunes Page - https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/the-a1-wrestling-com-podcast/id434430895 ...continue reading

A1 Podcast Episode 90: The Podcast Rises

We cover everything about Raw 1000, including all the major returns and cameos. We also have a spoiler filled discussion about The Dark Knight Rises. To top it off, George and Norko give their thoughts on the Penn State ruling. Direct Link - A1 Podcast Episode 90 iTunes Page - https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/the-a1-wrestling-com-podcast/id434430895 ...continue reading

Takeaways: #RAW1000

So here's the skinny.  Instead of trying to do a full-blown review of RAW every week, which takes more time than I actually have, I'll just give you the takeaways.  The takeaways will be five key points of the show that I thought were meaningful - in other words, segments that did not involve Heath Slater. Takeaway #1: Other than Rock, they didn't really use the "legends" very well. Undertaker was thrown out there in a nothing segment with Kane right before the main event.  Bret Hart did ...continue reading

Off-Topic: The NCAA had to sanction Penn State

Let's get this out of the way - the NCAA is not a model governing body.  This is the organization that gave the death penalty to SMU for doing things virtually every major college program in America was doing at the time.  These are the folks that ruled Cam Newton eligible, and Jeremy Bloom ineligible.  Every few years the NCAA was will drop the hammer on someone with the idea that things will change, and nothing changes, and we're somehow surprised when nothing changes. So it would be easy ...continue reading

A1 Podcast Episode 89: Podcast In The Bank

We cover Raw #999, Money In The Bank, and the 7/12 Impact. In non-wrestling news, Josh gives a further review of the Lumia 900, and reviews The Amazing Spider-Man and Ted. We also talk about how this Spider-Man still fits with Marvel continuity, and the fundamental similarities between Batman and The Punisher. We Sound Off on the 28th Anniversary of Black Saturday and on the state of the WWE Title. Direct Link - A1 Podcast Episode 89 iTunes Page - https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/the-a1-wrestling-com-podcast/id434430895 ...continue reading

A1 Podcast Episode 88: Podcast To The Future

We give a detailed review on TNA's Destination X PPV, and thoughts on the top matches. We also give a look at the the upmconing Money In The Bank, and rant a bit on the state of WWE programming. To top it off, we reveal the top 20 seeds in the A1 Tag Cup, and do some sounding off on indie fan smarkdom. Direct Link - A1 Podcast Episode 88 iTunes Page - https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/the-a1-wrestling-com-podcast/id434430895 ...continue reading

RAW 7/9/12 – It Was Hornswoggle In The Observatory With A Candlestick

Hey, this should be an exciting edition of RAW to review.  After all, this is the preview on wwe.com... Last week’s Raw SuperShow redefined the word “fallout” when AJ’s lip-lock with WWE Champion CM Punk ended with her putting both Punk and No. 1 contender Daniel Bryan through a table. Elsewhere, Alberto Del Rio responded to becoming No. 1 contender to the World Heavyweight Title with a veritable rampage through the roster. And one of the most exciting Money in the Bank Ladder Match participants ...continue reading