RSG reflects on WCCW 12-01-1984 (Thanksgiving edition)

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: December 1, 1984 (taped 11/22)

Attendance: 15,235

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Thanksgiving may mean turkey and football for some, but for WCCW, it means WRESTLING from Reunion Arena. This week, we have a Texas Death match that earns this episode a TV-MA rating. Who will help me to bring this generous helping of wrestling this week?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 11-10-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: November 10, 1984 (taped 10/27)

Attendance: 12,000

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Who will win a “clean” wrestling match between Kevin and Adams? Can Mike and Stella finally shut up Hernandez and Nickla? What surprises are in store for us this week? And who will join me for this blazing episode?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 11-03-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: November 3, 1984 (taped 10/27)

Attendance: 12,000

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Can the Von Erichs retain the six-man titles against Adams, Hernandez, and Roberts? Who’s the newest tag team in WCCW? And who will join me for this fluffy episode?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 10-27-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: October 27, 1984 (taped 10/12)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Can Kevin and Mike overtake the duo of Hernandez and Roberts? How will Parsons fare against the evil Khan? What does Kevin have to say during this episode? And who will join me for this exuberant episode?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 10-06-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: October 6, 1984 (taped 09/28)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

What could possibly happen in a tag match between Kevin/Adams and Hernandez/Roberts? Plus, a visit from El Diablo Grande! You don’t want to miss this historic episode. Who will join me for it?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 09-22-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: September 22, 1984 (taped 09/07)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Can Kerry get revenge against Hernandez for stealing the American title from his brother Mike? How will Adams fare against a Pretty Young Thing? And who will join me for this icy episode?

Grant Fuhr! What an honor to have such a fantastic goalie! By the way, do you know Jason Voorhees?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 09-08-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: September 8, 1984 (taped 08/31)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Can Kerry conquer Khan? Will the Pretty Young Things get the better of Zumhofe and Strongbow? What’s going on with Hart and Adams? Not one, but two BONUS matches including an American title and cage matches! Who will join me for this landmark episode?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 09-01-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: September 1, 1984 (taped 08/17)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Can Kevin topple Hernandez and earn a shot at the Texas title? How will the Pretty Young Things fare against Parsons and Young? What’s going on between Hernandez and French? And who will join me for this unsettling episode?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 08-11-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: August 11, 1984 (taped 08/03)

Attendance: 4,530

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Who will challenge Hernandez for the American title tonight? Just exactly who are the Pretty Young Things, and what are they up to? And who will join me for this metropolitan episode?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 07-28-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: July 28, 1984 (taped 07/20)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Can Kerry get the better of Hernandez to earn a title shot? Will Parsons get revenge for “Wild” Bill Irwin’s evil whipping? And who will join me for this out-of-this-world episode?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 07-21-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: July 21, 1984 (taped 07/06)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Can Kevin and Adams dismantle Gordy and Khan? Will Strongbow chop the “Handsome Half-Breed” down to size? And who will join me for this industrial episode?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 07-14-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: July 14, 1984 (taped 07/06)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Can Kerry get the better of Missing Link? Or will Devastation, Inc. triumph? Will Parsons defeat Hernandez to become the #1 contender to the double champion? Also, who will join me for this eighth-dimensional episode?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 07-07-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: July 7, 1984 (taped 06/22)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Can Kerry and Adams send Garvin and Link packing? What will happen to Donovan when he encounters Khan? Plus a BONUS match! Who will join me for this surprising epic gangster-like episode?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 06-30-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: June 30, 1984 (taped 06/22)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Can Kevin achieve his comeuppance against the dastardly Khan? What’s new with the ‘Handsome Half-Breed”? Who will join me for this natural episode?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 06-23-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: June 23, 1984 (taped 06/08)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Penalty boxes! NWA board meetings! Parsons and Hernandez battle to garner the most heat. Which one will succeed? And who will join me for this rather judicial episode?

Thanks for the verdict, Judge Wapner! Let’s hope there isn’t any chicanery conducted by the WCCW wrestlers.

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 06-16-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: June 16, 1984 (taped 06/08)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

To start, we have a title versus mask match. To finish, we have Flair versus Kerry from Japan. Who will join me for this rather important episode?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on WCCW 06-02-1984

Taped from Dallas, TX

Airdate: June 2, 1984 (taped 05/11)

Attendance: unknown

Hosted by Bill Mercer

Can Kevin topple Hayes? Who makes his triumphant return to WCCW? How will Strongbow fare against this mysterious King? And who will join me for this smoking episode?

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Rock Star Gary reflects on…WCCW Cotton Bowl Extravaganza 1985

Live from Dallas, TX

Airdate: October 6, 1985

Attendance:  26,000

Hosted by Bill Mercer

This event took place during the Texas State Fair. The Cotton Bowl Stadium was built back in 1930 and still stands today.

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Rock Star Gary reflects on…WCCW 2nd annual David Von Erich Memorial Parade of Champions

Live from Irving, TX

Airdate: May 5, 1985

Attendance:  26,153

Hosted by Marc Lowrance.

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