Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Big Wang Vader.

Don't call it a comeback. Hello and welcome to the first edition of Wrestling in the Clinton years in quite some time. If I can be slightly personal for a moment,  my break from this was due to a severe bout of depression that nearly claimed more than just my blogging hobby so in an … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Big Wang Vader.

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Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Winner by Glitterball

By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) WCW Monday Nitro, July 1st, 1996. Yes it's that time again, time for another scintillating edition of Wrestling in the Clinton years, a better slice of 90s nostalgia than the New Age Outlaws getting a title run in 2014. Bash at the Beach is a mere six days away ans Eric Bischoff … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Winner by Glitterball

Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Prognosis: CHOKESLAM!

By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) 69 DUDES! Hello and welcome to this most naughtily numbered edition of Wrestling in the Clinton years.  It also reminds me just how many of these things I've written and my mind boggles at how many words comprise WitCY.  If you've read them all award yourselves a medal and lets oil … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Prognosis: CHOKESLAM!

Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Nitro Glycerin (#Nitro20)

Alright, it's crossover time! As part of New Blood Rising  (@NewBloodPod)'s celebration of Nitro's 20th anniversary I thought I'd do what I do somewhat competently and step outside the Wrestling in the Clinton years timeline of 1996 to recap and review the first ever episode of WCW’s Monday night delight and see just how auspicious a … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Nitro Glycerin (#Nitro20)

Wrestling in the Clinton years: Hall Hell Breaks Loose.

By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) Oh boy, here we go. Big changes are afoot for Wrestling in the Clinton years. Not only is Nitro now two hours in length (and I apologise for the length of this edition in advance, I'll try streamlining things as I go forward) but there's a strong case to be made for … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton years: Hall Hell Breaks Loose.

Wrestling in the Clinton Years: A Human Veg-O-Matic.

By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) WCW Monday Nitro, May 20th, 1996. Hello and welcome back to Wrestling in the Clinton years, the little wrestling blog that could (but often didn't). Nitro's mini golden age rolls on, free from the dark influence of Hulkamania with this special 90 minute post Slamboree edition. In the fallout of the show … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton Years: A Human Veg-O-Matic.

Wrestling in the Clinton years: An Odd Portmanteau and A Dead Tag Team Partner.

By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) Hello and welcome back to Wrestling in the Clinton years, the wrestling blog that questions if Smarties really do have the answer.  After last week's lateness,  Lex Luger is making good on his word to Sting and is shown camped out outside the arena in Nashville, Tennessee in order not to … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton years: An Odd Portmanteau and A Dead Tag Team Partner.

Wrestling in the Clinton years: The Ric Flair guide to fine dining.

By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) Hello and welcome back to another edition of Wrestling in the Clinton years, the Chinese knock off of proper wrestling blogging. The no-Hogan era of Nitro continues with neither hide nor hair of the mahogany one on Nitro (which if you’ve read Bryan Alvarez and RD Reynolds’ book The Death of WCW … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton years: The Ric Flair guide to fine dining.

Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Who Cares? It’s only violence.

By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) Hello, good evening and welcome to Wrestling in the Clinton years, the only wrestling blog that genuinely believed Kofi had a chance against Brock Lesnar. With Slamboree looming on the horizon and at this point with all the company's champions embroiled in the Battlebowl tournament it seems that the title matches are … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Who Cares? It’s only violence.

Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Slam Father, Slam “Son”.

By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) WCW Monday Nitro, April 15th 1996. Hello reader and welcome back to Wrestling in the Clinton years, once again dredging the past to entertain the present.  "Forget that kids stuff, this is real" screams Eric Bischoff as the show begins with Hulk Hogan on his way to the ring to compete … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Slam Father, Slam “Son”.