Jeff Learns Wrestling #4: Great Balls of Fire, Terry Funk’s body, Hulk Hogan’s friendships, Chico & The Hammer & More!

Jeff Machado and JT Rozzero are best friends but Jeff has never been a wrestling fan… until now. With decades of wrestling history to catch up on, JT is leading Jeff’s completely clean slate on an educational journey through the wonderful story of professional wrestling.
 
In episode four, Jeff is back from vacation and the boys cover Jeff’s first time watching modern WWE, Terry Funk’s body, Randy Savage’s trunks, Chico Santana, Ozzy Osbourne, The Hammer, Hulk Hogan’s friendships, Adrian Adonis and much, much more.
 
So, join us on Jeff’s journey to learn all about pro wrestling, get sidetracked with us on many tangents and have a bunch of laughs along the way!
 

Jeff Learns Wrestling #3

Jeff Machado and JT Rozzero are best friends but Jeff has never been a wrestling fan… until now. With decades of wrestling history to catch up on, JT is leading Jeff’s completely clean slate on an educational journey through the wonderful story of professional wrestling.

In episode three, the boys head to the Carolinas to introduce Jeff to the world of the NWA where they discuss the differences in presentation between JCP and WWF, what makes Ric Flair great, the appeal of Dusty Rhodes, Ronnie Garvin’s punches, blood, Magnum TA’s penis, whether or not Tully Blanchard is a giant pussy, the greatness of 1980s Russia and much, much more.

So, join us on Jeff’s journey to learn all about pro wrestling, get sidetracked with us on many tangents and have a bunch of laughs along the way!

http://placetobenation.com/jeff-learns-wrestling-3-nwa-vs-wwf-ronnie-garvins-punches-blood-magnum-ta-russians-more/

PTBN’s Greatest WWE Wrestler Ever Project – Join In!

In case anyone may interested in contributing to this project, here is some info. Hope you will join in!

Hello! And welcome to PTBN’s Greatest WWE Wrestler Ever project! We are going to determine which wrestler to ever grace a WWE ring was the greatest by creating lists, assigning points and generating a countdown of the the top 100 WWE competitors.

The details are in the link below. If you want to participate just post here in the comments and I will get you added to the discussion page! Hope to see you there!

http://placetobenation.com/ptbns-greatest-wwe-wrestler-ever-project-introduction/

Jeff Learns Wrestling #1: Basics of the Business, Jesse Ventura, The Mega Powers & more!

Jeff Machado and JT Rozzero are best friends but Jeff has never been a wrestling fan… until now. With decades of wrestling history to catch up on, JT is leading Jeff’s completely clean slate on an educational journey through the wonderful story of professional wrestling.

In episode one, the boys cover the very basics of pro wrestling, how the WWF came to be, how awesome Jesse Ventura was, the greatness of Andre the Giant, the birth and death of the Mega Powers, comparisons between Miss Elizabeth and Michelle Obama, the point of tag team wrestling and much, much more.

So, join us on Jeff’s journey to learn all about pro wrestling, get sidetracked with us on many tangents and have a bunch of laughs along the way!

http://placetobenation.com/jeff-learns-wrestling-1-basics-of-the-business-jesse-ventura-the-mega-powers-more/

PTBN’s WrestleMania List-a-Mania – Day Twenty-Six: Biggest WrestleMania Disappointments

In honor of WrestleMania 33, members of the PTBN Staff has gathered to create a series of 33 lists, all dedicated to the rich history of WWE’s grandest spectacle. Each contributor assigned a ranking of 1-10 and votes were tallied accordingly. We will be releasing one list per day, with the final list to be posted on April 1, 2017, the day prior to WrestleMania 33! Be sure to share your feedback with us on social media! You can view the complete series here!

Day Twenty-Seven: Biggest WrestleMania Disappointments

PTBN’s Clotheslines & Headlines #11: President Trump, Survivor Series Weekend Preview, UFC in MSG(!), Power Struggle 2016 & More!

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On this episode of PTBN Clotheslines & Headlines, JT Rozzero, Dan McGinn, Nate Milton and a series of special guests run through the latest in the world of wrestling! The following topics were discussed in this episode:

  • Headlines
    • WWE Hall of Famer & President Elect Donald Trump?!?
  • WWE
    • Quick Recap of Hell in a Cell
    • Preview of NXT TakeOver: Toronto and Survivor Series
  • UFC: Roger Morrissette
    • Preview and Predictions of UFC 205
    • The Importance of UFC Running Madison Square Garden
    • The Future of Ronda Rousey
  • New Japan: Pete Schirmacher
    • Power Struggle 2016 Recap
    • World Tag League Tournament 2016
    • Juice Robinson’s Potential Breakout
    • 2017 Tokyo Dome Show
    • Rebuilding the NJPW Roster & Potential New Additions and Subtractions

So, join the conversation but be sure to avoid the lariat on this edition of PTBN Clotheslines & Headlines!

Top 500 Matches of the 1990s & Wrestling Trivia

Wanted to share a couple of things here for the BOD readers:

First, Charles Williams kicked off his series ranking the Top 500 matches of the 1990s, so check out the first installment and share your thoughts in the linked threads or right here!

Countdown: Top 500 Matches of the 90s – #500-#451

Second, this year’s Halloween Episode of the Place to Be Podcast was a big wrestling trivia contest. 16 men entered but just one survived. Check it out and play along!

Place to Be Podcast Episode 424: Sixth Annual Halloween Spooktacular!