This week we are back on the mic talking about the one guy who can turn it into a pipe bomb. That's right, this week Scott teaches Bryan all about the one and only, CM Punk.
MATCH #1: CM Punk vs. Chris Hero (Tables & Ladders) - IWA Mid-South House Of Hardcore 2nd Anniversary (02-09-2002)
MATCH #2: CM Punk vs. Samoa Joe - ROH Joe Vs. Punk II - 5* (10-16-2004)
CLIP #1: CM Punk turns heel in Ring of Honor
CLIP #2: CM Punk signs his WWE contracts on top of the ROH World Championship
CLIP #3: CM Punk Straight Edge Promo - Smackdown (09-18-2009)
MATCH #3: CM Punk vs. Rey Mysterio - WrestleMania XXVI (03-28-2010)
CLIP #4: CM Punk’s Pipebomb on RAW (06-27-2011)
CLIP #5: CM Punk discusses his plans for Money in the Bank
CLIP #6: CM Punk rips up his contract
MATCH #4: CM Punk Vs John Cena - Money in the Bank 2011 (07-17-2011)
CLIP #7: CM Punk explains his return to WWE
MATCH #5: CM Punk Vs Daniel Bryan – Over the Limit (05-20-2012)
MATCH #6: CM Punk Vs The Undertaker – WrestleMania 29 (04-07-2013)
CLIP #8: CM Punk talks about the exact day he left WWE
Join us this week as we take a wholesome stroll while talking all about the pugilistic overlord of Suplex City, Brock Lesnar.
As always, here are this week's clips and matches:
CLIP #1: Brock Lesnar’s WWE debut
MATCH #1: Brock Lesnar vs. The Rock (WWE Championship) (Summerslam 2002)
CLIP #2: Big Show and Brock Lesnar break the ring (June 14th, 2003)
CLIP #3: Brock Lesnar pushes Zach Gowen down the stairs (2003)
CLIP #4: Brock Lesnar vs. Zach Gowen recap (Aug. 19th, 2003)
CLIP #5: Lesnar’s return to WWE (April 2nd, 2012)
MATCH #2: Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena (Extreme Rules match) (Extreme Rules 2012)
MATCH #3: Brock Lesnar vs. CM Punk (No Disqualification match) (Summerslam 2013)
MATCH #4: Brock Lesnar vs. The Undertaker (WrestleMania XXX) (2014)
MATCH #5: Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena (WWE World Heavyweight Championship) (Summerslam 2014)
MATCH #6: Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena vs. Seth Rollins (WWE World Heavyweight Championship) (Royal Rumble 2015)
MATCH #7: Brock Lesnar vs. Roman Reigns (WWE World Heavyweight Championship) (WrestleMania XXXI)
Prep the singlet as this week, Scott, Bryan and special guest Adam "Apt" Hochhalter go into the twisty, turny, neck-breaky career of the American Hero, Kurt Angle.
Below are the clips and matches for this week:
CLIP #1 - Kurt Angle’s Olympic Gold Medal Win
CLIP #2 - Kurt Angle’s WWE Debut Appearance (1999)
CLIP #3 - Kurt Angle Kisses Stephanie McMahon
Kurt Angle vs. The Undertaker vs. The Rock vs. Stone Cold Steve Austin vs. Triple H vs. Rikishi – (Hell in a Cell Match) - Armageddon (2000)
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CLIP #4 - The Milk Truck
Kurt Angle vs. Brock Lesnar - WrestleMania 19 (2003)
Kurt Angle vs. Shane McMahon (Street Fight) - King of the Ring (2001)
CLIP #5 - Kurt Angle/John Cena Rap Battle
Kurt Angle vs. Eddie Guerrero - WrestleMania 20 (2004)
CLIP #6: Top 10 Funniest Kurt Angle Moments
CLIP #7: Kurt Angle’s TNA Debut
Kurt Angle vs. Samoa Joe - TNA Turning Point (2006)
Kurt Angle vs. Desmond Wolfe - TNA Turning Point (2009)
Hope you jabronies have got your candy asses ready because this week we are talking about the most electrifying man in sports entertainment, The Rock!!!
As always, here are this week's matches with a few clips sprinkled in:
CLIP #1: The Rock’s first promo and match on television (USWA) (1996)
CLIP #2: The Rock watches his first WWE match (1996)
CLIP #3: The Rock gives gifts to the Nation of Domination (1998)
CLIP #4: The L.O.D. turns on Farooq (1998)
CLIP #5: The Corporate Champion (1998)
Match #1: The Rock vs. Mankind (I Quit Match) - Royal Rumble (1999)
Match #2: The Rock vs. Stone Cold (WWF Championship) - WrestleMania XV (1999)
Match #3: The Rock vs. Triple H (Iron Man Match) (WWF Championship) - Judgment Day (2000)
CLIP #6: The Rock hosts SNL (2000)
Match #4: The Rock vs. Stone Cold Steve Austin (No DQ Match) - WrestleMania 17 (2001)
CLIP #7: The Rock in “The Mummy Returns” (2001)
Match #5: The Rock vs. Hulk Hogan - WrestleMania X8 (2002)
Match #6: The Rock vs. Undertaker vs. Kurt Angle (Undisputed Championship) - Vengeance (2002)
CLIP #8: “This is Your Life”
CLIP #9: The Rock Returns to WWE (2011)
This week our friend Q1 joins Scott and Bryan in the studio for Learning the Ropes is Jericho! Need we say more? So, buckle up because... YOU ALL JUST MADE THE LIST!
Here are this week's matches with a few clips sprinkled throughout:
1. Chris Jericho vs. Juventud Guerrera (Mask vs. Title) (SuperBrawl VIII) (1998)
CLIP: The Man of 1,004 Holds
CLIP: Bore-Us Malenko promo
2. Chris Jericho vs. Winner of WCW Cruiserweight Battle Royal (WCW Cruiserweight Championship) (Slamboree 1998)
CLIP: Jericho debuts in WWF (08/09/99)
3. Chris Jericho vs. Chyna (Armageddon 1999)
4. Chris Jericho vs. Triple H (Last Man Standing) (Fully Loaded 2000)
CLIP: Jericho and The Rock steal catchphrases
5. Chris Jericho vs. The Rock (WCW Championship) (No Mercy 2001)
6. Chris Jericho/The Rock/Kurt Angle/Stone Cold Steve Austin - Tournament to Determine the Undisputed Champion (Vengeance 2001)
7. Chris Jericho, Christian, Mark Henry, Randy Orton and Scott Steiner vs. Booker T, The Dudley Boys, Rob Van Dam and Shawn Michaels (Traditional Survivor Series Elimination Tag Match) (Survivor Series 2003)
CLIP: Jericho Wanna-Bes
CLIP: Straight Edge CM Punk (First 8 Minutes)
9. Chris Jericho vs. Alberto Del Rio vs. Cesaro vs. Kevin Owens vs. Sami Zayn vs. Dean Ambrose (Money in the Bank Ladder Match) (Money in the Bank 2016)
WE DID IT! Ten whole episodes have brought us here. I hope you are ready for the final deletion because this week we are diving deep into the multilayered careers of Matt and Jeff Hardy...... DELETE!!!
As always, here are the matches for the week. Also included are a few notes to bring context to our discussion of the Broken Hardy's.
01 - The Hardy Boyz vs. Dudley Boyz vs. Edge and Christian (Summerslam 2000) - TLC 1 (Tag Team Titles)
02 - The Hardy Boyz vs. Dudley Boyz vs. Edge and Christian (Wrestlemania X-Seven) - TLC 2 (Tag Team Titles)
03 - The Hardy Boyz vs. Dudley Boyz vs. Edge and Christian vs. Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho - TLC 3 (Smackdown - 05/24/2001) (Tag Team Titles)
TRANSITION INTO BROKEN HARDYS
The 7 Deities - Spiritual beings that Matt claims opened his mind and gave a soul to Vanguard 1.
Ants – Matt’s name for the fans of the Impact Zone
Broken Brilliance - Matt’s term for his enlightened mind.
Brother Nero – Matt’s name for Jeff. It also doubles as a term for whoever Matt considers a traitor.
The Bucks of Youth - The tag team, The Young Bucks
DELETE DELETE DELETE! – Deletion is the process of removing an individual’s entire essence.
A Dilapidated Boat – During the Final Deletion, Broken Matt found an old row boat to use as a shield against Jeff Hardy. He later renamed the boat Skarsguard.
“I knew you’d come”– Broken Matt’s favored greeting.
Lake of Reincarnation – Lake located on the Hardy Compound that seemingly has the ability to bring back past lives. Jeff was transformed into Willow during the Final Deletion . Abyss emerged as Joesph Park briefly. It also seems to have the ability to heal as Matt used it on the wounded Jeff.
Meek Mahon - Vince McMahon, but can also refer to WWE as an entity.
New Wrestling in Japan - NJPW
Obsolete – After Deletion, Jeff Hardy was declared Obsolete by Broken Matt, meaning his soul and personality were gone.
Premonition – Pronounced PREE-MO-NEE-SHUN by Broken Matt. His visions of the future or delusions of grandeur?
Subterranean Lucha - Lucha Underground
Broken Matt – Matt Hardy. Either enlightened or insane depending on your point of view.
Brother Nero – Jeff Hardy. Matt’s brother who started out feuding with Matt, experienced Deletion, and now appears to be broken.
Rebecca – Matt’s wife, Rebecca Hardy aka Reby Skye.
King Maxel – Matt’s toddler son and “Heir to the Hardy throne”.
Senor Benjamin – Matt’s loyal gardener. FUN FACT: He is Rebecca's real-life father.
Vanguard 1 – Matt’s drone who he claims is embodied by a soul and is alive. Vanguard 1 provides security for the Hardy Compound and is friends with Senor Benjamin.
04 - Jeff Hardy vs. Matt Hardy - I Quit Match (IMPACT Wrestling - 03/19/2016)
05 - Matt Hardy Vs Jeff Hardy (TNA The Final Deletion) (05/07/2016)
06 - Delete vs. Decay - The Great War (TNA Bound for Glory) (10/2/2016)
07 - The Hardy Boyz vs. The Club vs. Enzo and Big Cass vs. Cesaro/Sheamus – WrestleMania 33 (04/02/2017)
Hennigan, Nitro, Morrison, Mundo. All names lead us to the same studded pants. So flex your abs real hard as we go into the many incarnations of Lucha Underground's Johnny Mundo!
Here's this week's match list:
Match #1: John Hennigan vs. Matt Cappotelli (WWE RAW, 2003)
Match #2: Joey Mercury/Johnny Nitro vs. Brian Kendrick/Paul London vs. Dave Taylor/William Regal vs. Jeff Hardy/Matt Hardy (WWE) (Armageddon 2006) (Four Way Ladder Match) (2006)
Match #3: Johnny Nitro vs. CM Punk (WWE) (Vengeance: Night of Champions) (ECW World Championship) (Jun. 2007)
Match #4: John Morrison vs. Sheamus (WWE) (TLC) (Ladder Match) (2010)
Match #5: Johnny Mundo vs. Big Ryck vs. Prince Puma (Lucha Underground - S01E07) (Three Way Ladder Match) (04/10/14)
Match #6: Johnny Mundo vs. Alberto Del Patron (Lucha Underground) (04/19/15)
Match #7: Johnny Mundo vs. King Cuerno (Steel Cage Match) (01/24/15)
One man, two personas. This week we go everywhere from the indies to Japan to Lucha Underground to learn more about the man sure to be a legend, Prince Puma/Ricochet.
Follow along with this week's matches:
Match #1: Ricochet vs. Kota Ibushi (NJPW) (Dominion) (Jun. 2014)
Match #2: Prince Puma vs. Johnny Mundo (Lucha Underground) (All Night Long) (Iron Man Match) (Jun. 2015)
Match #3: Ricochet vs. KUSHIDA (NJPW) (G1 Climax Finals) (IWGP Junior Heavyweight Title) (Aug. 2015)
Match #4: Mil Muertes vs. Pentagon Jr vs. Prince Puma (Lucha Underground) (S02E07) (March 2016)
Match #5: Ricochet vs. Will Ospreay (NJPW) Best of the Super Juniors) (May 2016)
Match #6: Ricochet/Matt Sydal/Will Ospreay vs. Adam Cole/The Young Bucks (PWG) (Battle of Los Angeles 2016 - Night 2) (Sept. 2016)
Match #7: Ricochet vs. Will Osprey (WCPW True Destiny) (Feb. 2017)
Hope you're ready to get 6-1-9'd because this episode is all about one of the best cruiserweights of all time, Rey Mysterio!
This week's list of matches:
01. Rey Mysterio, Jr., Heavy Metal, and Latin Lover vs. Fuerza Guerrera, Madonna's Boyfriend, and Psicosis (AAA’s When Worlds Collide) (1994)
02. Rey Mysterio Jr. vs. Psychosis (Mexican Death Match) (ECW’s November 2 Remember) (1995)
03. Rey Mysterio vs. Dean Malenko (Great American Bash) (1996)
04. Rey Mysterio Jr. vs. Juventud Guerrera (2/3 Falls Match) (ECW Extreme Bash) (1996)
05. Rey Mysterio vs. Kurt Angle (Summer Slam 2002)
06. Rey Mysterio vs. Eddie Guerrero (WrestleMania 21) (2005)
07. Rey Mysterio vs. John Morrison (IC Title) (Smackdown 09/04/09)
08. Rey Mysterio vs. Prince Puma (Ultima Lucha Dos) (2016)
This week sets the new record for how hard Bryan's jaw can hit the ground as Scott fills him in on the life and controversy of "The Canadian Crippler", Chris Benoit.
Watch this week's matches with us:
1. Wild Pegasus vs. The Great Sasuke (Super J Cup 94) (1994)
2. Chris Benoit vs. Al Snow (ECW Double Tables) (1995)
3. Wild Pegasus vs. Black Tiger (NJPW Best Of The Super Junior III) (1996)
CLIP #1 - The Radicals debut in WWE (WWE RAW - January 31st, 2000)
4. Chris Benoit vs. Chris Jericho (Ladder Match) (Royal Rumble) (2001)
5. Chris Benoit and Chris Jericho vs. Triple H and Stone Cold Steve Austin (RAW - May 21st, 2001)
6. Chris Benoit & Kurt Angle Vs Edge & Rey Mysterio (No Mercy) (2002)
7. Chris Benoit vs. Kurt Angle (Royal Rumble) (2003)