Wrestling Observer Flashback – 01.23.96

Wrestling Observer Flashback – 01.23.96

(Note to those following along with the Observer archives on the F4W site: The Jan 22 issue is just a summary of the year-end awards and review of 1995’s major shows without any actual news in it, so we’re skipping to this one.)

Kicking off a grand tradition in the Monday Night Wars, it’s LAWSUIT TIME!

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Wrestling Observer Flashback – 01.15.96

Wrestling Observer Flashback – 01.15.96

For those that think 2020 is a strange and wild ride with unexpected twists and turns every week, I’ve got the strangest and most unnatural happening to top them all, all the way back in 1996. Buckle up, because for the first time in their 7 year history…WCW TURNED A PROFIT?!?

Truly we are in the darkest timeline.

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Wrestling Observer Flashback – 12.04.95

Wrestling Observer Flashback – 12.04.95

Doo, doo, doo…another one bites the dust.  And another one’s gone, and another one’s gone, another one bites the dust.  HEY!  Gonna get you too, another one bites the dust…

RIP this week to another wrestling promotion.

Oh and say goodbye to Dave Meltzer’s career after Hulk Hogan RIPS HIM A NEW ONE, BROTHER.

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Wrestling Observer Flashback – 11.27.95 (PART TWO!)

Wrestling Observer Flashback – 11.27.95 (Part 2)

So as noted in this morning’s Flashback, there was a point halfway through the issue where it was getting really late and I was already at 2000 words, so I skipped big chunks of interesting stuff and moved on.  Well, here’s a supplemental version covering the bits that I missed in my desire to get the hell to bed!

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