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5/21/17 "SuperClash 3 - Part 2"
This week, Derek and Jay "Do it to it" and continue their discussion about SuperClash 3. Listen as they discuss Ron Garvin's nipples, the "jamming" lingerie battle royale and at least 3 matches that end without a pinfall.
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5/09/17 "SuperClash 3 - Part 1"
This week, Derek and Jay begin their discussion about one of the worst PPVs in wrestling history, SuperClash III. They discuss the preliminary bouts, the hostile crowd, meeting Larry Nelson at Cauliflower Alley and the cost of a Billy Dee Williams autograph.
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4/25/17 "Prelude to SuperClash 3"
In this week's episode, Derek and Jay discuss all the behind -the-scenes turmoil that led up to one of wrestling's worst Pay-Per-Views. Find out who was involved and how it all came crashing down around them as they attempted to take out Vince and the WWF!
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3/31/17 "The Last Great Memphis Feud"
In this week's episode, Derek and Jay discuss what many consider the last great feud in Memphis wrestling. The guys dissect the build up and all the parties involved. From vasectomies to Bruce Willis' hair no stone is left un-turned in this week's show about Jerry Lawler and Austin Idol's infamous hair vs. hair cage match.
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3/07/17 "Listener Questions"
This week Derek and Jay cover listener questions. From the Ribera jacket to the coal miner's glove match, Derek gives his insights in a wide range of topics and questions culled from the audience.
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2/20/17 "History of the AWA Heavyweight Championship"
In this week's mega-episode Derek and Jay discuss the history of the AWA Heavyweight Championship. From it's shadowy inception to it's unceremonious end, Derek explains why sometimes its the best (or worst) idea to keep the title in the family.
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2/7/17 "Starcade '85 - The Gathering (Part 2)"
Derek and Jay continue their talk about Starrcade '85 The Gathering with more western boots, blood and championship matches.
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1/26/17 "Starcade '85 - The Gathering (Part 1)"
This week Derek & Jay talk about the first half of the Starcade '85 The Gathering show. They break down the venues, the matches, the participants and a lot of talk about the "western" style cowboy boots.
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1/17/17 "80's VHS and Odd Wrestling Merchandise"
Derek & Jay discuss everything from AWA Remco figures to classic VHS releases of the 80's as well as other fun, off-the-wall wrestling memorabilia released in the early days of merchandising.
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1/8/17 "St. Louis"
Derek & Jay discuss St. Louis wrestling, Sam Muchnick, Wrestling at the Chase and all the stars that passed through the area.
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12/29/16 "Listener Questions"
This week Derek answers some listener questions from the mail. And we discuss Joe Pedicino, guilty pleasures, favorite books, Mil Mascaras and much, much more!
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12/24/16 "Jim Barnett"
As promised in Episode 4, Derek and Jay discuss infamous promoter Jim Barnett's rise through the ranks of wrestling with some fun anecdotes and stories to help paint a picture of who Jim Barnett was behind the scenes.
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12/15/16 "The Gunkel Problem"
Derek & Jay discuss the behind the scenes power struggle in Georgia in the 1970s between Ann Gunkel and the members of GCW and the NWA. Otherwise know as the "Original Battle of Atlanta".
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12/8/16 "Georgia 1983"
DSH, Esq. & Jay discuss Georgia Championship Wrestling in 1983, including a closer look at the infamous "Last Battle of Atlanta", which was recently released on WWE Network.
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12/2/16 "The Territories, Part 2"
Derek St. Holmes, Esq. and his co-host Jay are back with Part 2 of their look at the old-school wrestling territories.
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11/26/16 "The Territories, Part 1"
Derek St. Holmes brings his incredible knowledge of the history of professional wrestling to 1GW in this inaugural episode of "Cigars & Conversations".