S3E3 - Ric Flair vs Dusty Rhodes w/Ben Mekler

It's The Gathering! Not of the Juggalos, or even the Highlanders. It's a gathering of the American Dream and The stylin', profilin', limousine riding, jet flying, kiss-stealing, wheelin' n' dealin' son of a gun!

This time, your boys sat down to talk the classic match-up that sees Ric Flair defend his World Wrestling Heavyweight Title against his long-time rival Dusty Rhodes.

Joining the fray this week is writer/director Ben Mekler (@benmekler).

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S3E2: DIY vs The Revival w/Sam Wachs

No flips, just fists. And apparently a poorly placed hashtag. 

This week, Joaquin, Frank and Chuck sit down to talk the 2 out of 3 falls show-stealer that was DIY vs The Revival from NXT TakeOver: Toronto.

Joining us to throw some science at this match is Pizza Collection curator Sam Wachs (@pizzacollection thepizzacollection.com)

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S3E1: Bret Hart vs Owen Hart w/Minhdzuy Khorami

Cain & Abel, Noel & Liam, Stannis & Renly. Throughout history there have been many great sibling rivalries, but perhaps none greater than wrestling’s quintessential blood feud: Bret & Owen. This week we kick off Season 3 with a deep dive into what might be the greatest opening match in PPV history.  Join us as we watch Bret Hart do the unthinkable and step in the ring with his little brother Owen at WrestleMania X.

Running in this week to help us out is comedian/writer/actor Minhdzuy Khorami (@Minhdzuy @MudvilleComedy)

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TIA Off-Season - Let's Watch: The Kennel From Hell Match!

When someone as despicable as The Big Bossman feeds you a dinner made of your own dog, the only way to settle the score is inside The Kennel From Hell. Join us as we fire up the WWE Network and take a trip back in time to enjoy this once in a lifetime gimmick match in all it's attitude era glory!

The match is from the Unforgiven 1999 PPV - make sure to set your timecode to 1:25:39 on the WWE network and press play when we do to watch with us.

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TIA Off-Season - The Issue with Spoilers & The Everything is Wrestling Quote Off

On this week's off-season pod Joaquin, Tom and Chuck talk about the issue of spoilers in professional wrestling. Do they matter? Whose responsibility is it to protect the results of matches? Should we treat wrestling more like Game of Thrones than the NBA?

Then, Joaquin finally dons the games master hat and treats Chuck and Tom to the first ever Everything is Wrestling Quote Off.

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TIA Off-Season - Pitch Off! A WWE Network Showdown & The Worst Segment In The History of Podcasting

On this week's off-season pod Frank, Joaquin, Chuck and Tom square off against one another by pitching original television show ideas for the WWE Network. 

Then, Tom terrorizes the rest of the boys by forcing them to live-call fan made MUGEN matches featuring WWE wrestlers. What the hell is MUGEN? Well you'll just have to find out won't you?

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TIA Off-Season - NJPW G1 Special in USA Roundtable & An nWo Three-Strikes Showdown

On this week's off-season episode, your boys gather together to discuss NJPW's 2 day event last week in Long Beach. Some of your hosts were there in person, others caught it streaming on the net - but they've all got opinions. 

Then, another three-strikes game with Chuck as the moderator. We find out who can name the most obscure nWo members and win the ultimate prize: the last can of Croix.

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TIA Off-Season - The Subtle Art of Tag Team Finishers & Trading Card Champions

On this week's off-season pod Frank, Joaquin, Chuck and Tom gather together to discuss the subtle art of tag team finishers. They talk favorites, least favorites and why Tom hates the triple powerbomb.

Then, your pod boys use Frank’s WWE trading cards to book the unlikeliest of world champions and accidentally chart the rise to power of the newest and most dominant stable in professional wrestling. 

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TIA Off-Season - Resurrecting Old Championships & The PPV Name Throwdown

In this week's off-season episode, your boys talk retired championship titles and discuss which belts would they like to see taken out of storage and brought back for the modern era.

Then, Chuck puts on his games-master hat and challenges Tom, Frank and Joaquin to compete in a no-holds-barred PPV Name Game. Winner takes all Croixs.

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TIA Off-Season - Impromptu Let's Watch: Okada/Omega II: The Drop Kickening

On this week's very special episode of TIA, your boys live watch one of the most anticipated rematches in recent memory: Okada/Omega II. We invite you to watch along with us and experience the match that Dave Meltzer gave 6.25 stars while remarking "we are seeing history."

To watch along with us load up the english language stream of Dominion 6.11 on NJPW World, make sure your timecode is set to 3:52:44, and push play when you hear Frank crack the Croix.

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