Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 03-02-1985

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: March 2, 1985 (taped 02/22)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

What will happen when Kevin and Kerry battle Adams and Hernandez in a lumberjack match? Who makes his WCCW TV debut tonight? And who will join me for this relatable episode?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 02-09-1985

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: February 9, 1985 (taped 01/25)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Will Mike earn a singles victory, or will Roberts wriggle his way toward a win? What’s on Cornette’s mind? And who will join me for this protective episode?

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Chicago Old-Timey Wrestling Archive

Hey Scott–

Just as I received my panicked email from WWE about the expiration of my Network sub, the fine people at Chicago Film Archives announced the launch of their "Wrestling From Chicago" YouTube channel. They've uploaded over a hundred videos so far, most of them consisting of film footage shot in the 1950s. Lots of matches with Vern Gagne, Lou Thesz, Dick the Bruiser, Angelo Poffo and their contemporaries, all free and all unlikely to be seen anywhere else. 

The channel is here.

CFA's announcement is here

A close look at their collection of wrestling films is here.

Any chance you'll review these once you run out of mid-90s RAWs?

​I'll definitely add it to my subscription list, but reviewing that era is way out of my comfort zone.  ​

Raw In Chicago

Is this Monday on RAW going to being the biggest crowd hijacking yet? Doesn't it seem likely that we will get a full three hours of nothing but CM Punk chants?

Don't be ridiculous.  There's going to be AT LEAST one "Randy Savage" chant to break up the monotony.