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Rock Star Gary reflects on WWF Saturday Night’s Main Event XXIV

Taped from Topeka, KS Airdate:  November 25, 1989 (taped 10/31) Attendance:  unknown Hosted by Vince McMahon & Jesse “The Body” Ventura Can Hogan retain the WWF title against Genius? What… Read more »

Rock Star Gary reflects on WWF Saturday Night’s Main Event XXI

Taped from Des Moines, IA Airdate:  May 27, 1989 (taped 4/25) Attendance:  unknown Hosted by Vince McMahon & Jesse “The Body” Ventura Can Hogan successfully defend the WWF title in… Read more »

Rock Star Gary reflects on WWF Survivor Series 1988

  Live from Richfield, OH Airdate: November 24, 1988 Attendance:  13,500 Hosted by Gorilla Monsoon and Jesse “The Body” Ventura We’re back in Richfield for the 2nd annual Survivor Series… Read more »

Rock Star Gary reflects on Saturday Night’s Main Event XVII

WWF Saturday Night’s Main Event XVII Taped from Baltimore, MD Airdate: October 29, 1988 (taped 10/25) Attendance:  unknown Hosted by Vince McMahon & Jesse “The Body” Ventura We open tonight’s… Read more »

What the World Was Watching: WrestleMania XV

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–Boyz 2 Men sing “America the Beautiful” to kick off the show.  They receive a Cena-like mixed reaction. –Michael Cole and Jerry “The King” Lawler are in the booth and… Read more »

What the World Was Watching: Monday Night Raw – March 15, 1999

–A video package recaps the tensions building between the Rock and Paul Wight, whose nickname has been changed to “The Big Show” instead of the “The Big Nasty.”  We are… Read more »

What the World Was Watching: Monday Night Raw – March 8, 1999

–A video package chronicles Steve Austin attacking the Rock on Sunday Night Heat and Paul Wight not trying to save the Rock from the assault. –Michael Cole and Jerry “The… Read more »

What the World Was Watching: Monday Night Raw – March 1, 1999

–A video package recaps the Undertaker’s recent threats against Vince McMahon, culminating in the Undertaker burning a teddy bear at the end of last week’s RAW. –Michael Cole and Jerry… Read more »

What the World Was Watching: Monday Night Raw – February 15, 1999

–A series of narrated photographs recaps last night’s St. Valentine’s Day Massacre pay-per-view. –Michael Cole and Jerry “The King” Lawler are in the booth and they are live from Birmingham,… Read more »

What the World Was Watching: St. Valentine’s Day Massacre: In Your House

So after being away for several months due to some work obligations, “What the World Was Watching” returns by picking up where we left off in 1999.  The Steve Austin-Vince… Read more »

What the World Was Watching: Saturday Night Raw – February 13, 1999

–Even though it is the height of the Attitude Era, RAW was still being pre-empted by the Westminster Dog Show.  As a result, this is Saturday Night Raw. At least… Read more »

What the World Was Watching: Monday Night Raw – February 1, 1999

–Footage of Mankind defeating the Rock for the WWF title during Halftime Heat is shown.  There was a spoiler for that match since this show was taped nearly a week… Read more »

What the World Was Watching: Monday Night Raw – January 25, 1999

–Pictures and audio excerpts recap last night’s Royal Rumble match. –Michael Cole and Jerry “The King” Lawler are in the booth from Phoenix, Arizona.

What the World Was Watching: Monday Night Raw – January 18, 1999

-Michael Cole and Jerry “The King” Lawler are in the booth and they are taped from Beaumont, Texas.  This is the go home show for the Royal Rumble. –Cole is… Read more »