Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett celebrate a hundred episodes of the Wrestling Podcast About Nothing by opening themselves to ridicule. Fans and friends of the show called the voicemail line to take part in the first-ever WPAN ROAST. You won’t believe who makes cameo apperanaces on this special occasion! Plus, we look back at some of the best moments of the past 100 (okay, 99) episodes.
Also, Cold Fury thoughts, ROH reflections, brianmilonas.com is open for business, and how much longer will the WPAN go on??
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett are talking to one of Chaotic Wrestling’s longest-tenured wrestlers on the eve of the promotion’s biggest annual show, COLD FURY this Friday in Haverhill, Massachusetts. Chase Del Monte (@chasedelmonte) makes his podcast debut and has a whole lot to talk about, including his trek from the Jersey Shore to the Chaotic Training Center and his time with Chaotic, plus the unheard tale of Chase’s weekend working as “Matt Hardy” for WWE, bumping early for Heidenreich, how he went from a top babyface to top heel, the birth of Chester Furnacola, taking over for Brian behind the scenes, getting stuck to a steel cage, AND, we sort out the LEGIT HEAT between Chase and the Kingpin from the early days! Also in this episode, a Promo About Nothing that’s not as bad as the tea, ROAST THE HOSTS for episode 100 NEXT WEEK, and Crockett has an very uncomfortable day!
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett are listening to YOU, discussing what you voted for on Twitter (@TheWPAN). This time out, we are looking at the Worst Wrestler Nicknames! Which talents were saddled with horrible monikers? Our picks span decades, and no nickname is off limits. In fact, “Hot Take” Crockett might just upset somebody out there with his number one choice! Also in this episode, Brian Milonas is back from another adventure with Ring Of Honor Wrestling in New York City, and we get the scoop on all that went down in the Big Apple (ALL spoilers)! Plus, a Promo About Nothing with more bad nicknames, gearing up for episode 100 (and how you can be a part of the show), and what the hell is a sparky?
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett are sharing real stuff with you once again, recounting their lowest moments in the wrestling business. How low did they go before Brian made it to Ring Of Honor Wrestling and Mike made it to podcast superstardom? Find out today, PLUS, America’s Game returns – yes, the Dirt Sheet Shuffle is back! Can The Kingpin crawl out of his hole or will he be fooled once again? Also in this episode, a totally radical Promo About Nothing with surprise guest stars, #UncivilWar2 reflections, Brian’s got a website coming, and more money-making schemes!
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett present, for only the second time in WPAN history, a great debate! “The Menace” Mike Mills from Booking The Territory Pro Wrestling Podcast (@BTT_Podcast) is back, one year after the North vs. South showdown with The Kingpin, to this time argue Old School vs. New School in Uncivil War 2 – but, SPOILER ALERT, this debate does NOT go as planned. Take a listen as referee Crockett guides Milonas and Mills in a discussion on retro wrestling, today’s product and whatever else comes to mind! After you hear from our combatants, use #UncivilWar2 to vote for your favorite. Plus, a resepectable Promo About Nothing, Botchamania Brian and other new nicknames, baby talk, how you can be a part of Episode 100, and a MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT regarding our future on the New Age Insiders Wrestling Network!
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett are back at their home away from home, the New England Pro Wrestling Academy, to speak with one of their top students, independent wrestling phenom Josh Briggs (@TheJoshBriggs)! Josh came from the West Coast to play college football and stayed here to pursue his true dream as a pro wrestler. We talk about his early training with Mike Hollow and what then brought him to Brian Fury’s school, his first encounter with Donovan Dijak, marketing himself, being Mike Honcho, reaching his goals, working with Jack Swagger, winning titles, being backstage at NXT, getting put over by Dijak and so much more. Chances are he doesn’t like you, but there’s a better chance you’ll dig this conversation with one of the wrestling’s biggest rising stars! Also in this episode, we monkey around with the Promo About Nothing, Milonas doubles down on Super Bowl trash talk, football grievances, and the first new nickname suggestions come in for Brian!
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett reunite to discuss what you voted on in this month’s Twitter poll (@TheWPAN), and in preparation for the upcoming Uncivil War 2: Old School vs. New School debate, we’re discussing our Favorite WCW/NWA Match. Prepare to be surprised by our number one picks! Plus, Crockett celebrates Shinsuke Nakamura heading to the main event of WrestleMania 34, which he predicted in WPAN episode two! Plus, it’s a soulless Promo About Nothing, THE KINGPIN IS DONE?!?!, and stay tuned ’til the end for a Super Bowl message from Milonas!
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett continue to avoid each other – Crockett’s out, and Milonas is back and in the driver’s seat! The Kingpin’s got former wrestler, current commentator and friend of the podcast Julian Starr (@Julian_Starr89) alongside for this special episode all about the Royal Rumble. No, not this year’s Rumble – we’re turning back the clock and taking a look at an eventful Royal Rumble 2005! Ho-hum bouts, heavy breathing, beautiful butts, botched finishes, botched quads and a whole lot more! Plus, get stung by this Promo About Nothing, Julian exchanges Ring of Honor stories with Brian, we air our grievances and talk about the upcoming Uncivil War 2!
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett are NOT together this week, with Milonas having Ring Of Honor commitments over the weekend, so permanent guest co-host Brian Fury (@xbrianxfuryx) of the New England Pro Wrestling Academy and Chaotic Wrestling is picking up the slack. We talk about the first Chaotic Wrestling event under his leadership, his thoughts on the departure of WarBeard Hanson for WWE (and some fun Todd stories), Sasha Banks’ first day at the school and so much more! Then, we right last week’s wrong with The Firebrand running the Wrestling News Gauntlet, plus the debut of a brand new game – SHOOT or WORK? Also in this episode, this Promo About Nothing is clean as a whistle, we air our grievances and The Kingpin can’t do anything about it!