Inside The Magazine Volume #30: The Wrestler January 1997

Ted DiBiase sits down for a Q&A regarding his association with the New World Order. Hulk Hogan could buy WCW? The Undertaker may have lost Paul Bearer, but could that have been a good thing for his career? New Jack heads to ICW to battle Bruiser Bedlam, but what is more extreme, ECW or ICW? Also, Owen Hart and British Bulldog nearly had their team ruined, but battling in a singles match actually brought them closer. All this and much more inside the magazine! Read more of this post

Inside The Magazine Volume #18: WWF RAW Magazine Winter ’97

Hopefully, you like Vic Venom (Vince Russo). He’s in this quite a bit. The hype for the USA vs. Canada feud is heavily featured. Plus, Ahmed Johnson gives us an in-depth look at gang life and what it’s all about. The feud between Mankind and Hunter Hearst Helmsley is highlighted, as well. All that and more! Read more of this post

Inside The Magazine Volume #11: The Wrestler December ’97


Top Ten in WWF takes on the top ten in WCW with the writers voting on who’d win. Plus, Eddy Guerrero may broken apart the Guerrero family forever. Brian Christopher sits down for a Q&A. Plus, much more! Read more of this post

Inside The Magazine Volume #9: The Wrestler June ’97


Sid Vicious helps out Shawn Michaels, The Giant defends the honor of WCW but gets embarrassed, Owen Hart threatens to quit the WWF!, Plus an interview with ECW World Champion Raven and much more! Read more of this post

Would You Go To This Show? Volume Fifteen


By the fall of ’96 the World Wrestling Federation was fully behind Shawn Michaels as the WWF World Champion as he was still feuding with Vader since the summer but was also involved in a feud with Mankind. The fifteenth installment of Would You Go To This Show takes us to a time where the WWF presented a triple main event card and featured a match involving two guys from a successful regional company just two years ago.

The date of the show is September 14th, 1996 from the Louisville Gardens in Louisville, Kentucky. Read more of this post

An Evening With Mick Foley (Bang! Bang!)

The hardcore legend, multiple-time New York Times bestselling author, three-time WWE Champion, and WWE Hall Of Famer, has lately been applying his patented claw on the mandible of stand-up comedy clubs everywhere. On the night of June ninth, I was fortunate enough to have “Mrs. Foley’s baby boy” perform at a local comedy club so of course a friend and I jumped at the chance to be in the presence of such a wrestling figure. Between us getting into the club, Foley’s performance, a Glamazon appearance, the meet and greet afterwards, and a small Owen Hart story, it was quite a night to say the least!

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Reliving A Feud #1: The Undertaker vs. Mankind ’96 – ’98

Ever since debuting at Survivor Series 1990, the Undertaker had been on a roll in the WWF. There weren’t many men that were able to defeat the Phenom in his first six years in the promotion. Little did anyone know that on April 1st, 1996 that his greatest opponent and a man who would give him issues for the next several years. Read more of this post

Reliving A Title Run #4: Goldust As WWF Intercontinental Champion In ’96

In July 1995 vignettes promoting a man named Goldust began to air on WWF television. He was rather bizarre as he was obsessed with Hollywood and painted his face gold while also wearing a blonde wig. Early on he competed in singles match on pay per view against Marty Jannetty and Bam-Bam Bigelow. He would win those matches and would quickly enter his first high profile feud. Read more of this post