Mar 31, 2013
90 minutes of REAL TALK with Konnan! Court Bauer! Mister Saint Laurent brought to you by bumpDRUNK.com! Visit the #1 wrestling shirt destination online for officially licensed Bruiser Brody & Zero-1 shirts as well as dozens of classic and crazy wrestling-centric threads!
Topics discussed on this episode:
-Can Sin Cara be effective as a drawing card if he were leave WWE and go to TNA or to a Lucha promotion?
-Konnan & Court breakdown Easter for MSL!
-Konnan speaks on Sin Cara and the strategy WWE should’ve employed when launching him!
-Alberto Del Rio as a babyface and the issues WWE is having with him.
-The latest from inside WWE Creative on their frustrations with the Del Rio babyface run and who they shockingly blame! (No, it’s not themselves)
-Eddie Guerrero breaking out at WWE and how it all came together.
-What WWE’s Latin talent strategy after Eddie died.
-The first time Mistico was pitched to Vince.
-Del Rio vs. Rey & Eddie getting over.
-Latino writers/producers lacking in WWE.
-An extraordinary discussion about racism at the senior executive level at WWE.
-The shocking “a gimmick vs. a gimmick” term a WWE employee used to describe a black wrestler vs. another black wrestler. Yes, really.
-What’s the latest on Rey Mysterio? Konnan speaks on this!
-Rey Mysterio: What’s his future in WWE? Will WWE cut ties? Will they sign him to a legends deal and limit his dates?
-What kind of business could Rey Mysterio do if he were to leave WWE and go to a Mexican promotion?
-A surprising gimmick Eddie Guerrero almost did back in the day.
-The time WCW almost gave Konnan the Ricky Ricardo gimmick. Yes. Really. #ILoveLucy #Boom
-Who created the Johnny B. Badd gimmick?
-What?! Johnny B. Badd isn’t black?
-The Road to WrestleMania! Is the gang feeling it?
-Utilizing Rock and Brock better on WWE programming. Konnan & Court break it down.
-TNA dudes staying at Mister Saint Laurent’s crib during TNA tapings.
-What’s the deal with giving prisoners 200 years for a prison term???? The gang speculates. Likely wrong but still… they speculate!
-The time Fonzie made arena lights explode in MLW and ended up in the hospital due to blood loss.
-MSL’s top Florida indy wrestling prospects!
-What’s the latest on Scott Hall’s son Cody Hall’s pursuit of a career in wrestling? MSL checks in with the realness.
-What does K-dawg think of Bestia 666?
-Jesse Ventura’s Conspiracy Theories and Larry Zbyszko’s bitterness!
-K-Dawg talks about working on the classic movie Ready 2 Rumble.
-Wrestlers Court! No, not Court Bauer… but there is a JUDGE KONNAN!
-Kevin Nash dropping Big Show on his head during a botched powerbomb back in the day in WCW. Konnan takes us behind the scenes in the aftermath of the move!
-Scott Steiner a 2pac guy? #CaliforniaLove?
-Wrestlers’ taste in music!
-El Generico in WWE developmental
-MSL brings the awkward silence!
-Behind the scenes of the beef between the 4 Horsemen and the NWO clique. Plus a Mongo McMichael story!
-Why does WWE creative
-Who did Court pitch ideas to?
-The hit Netflix show House of Cards compared to working in the hyper political WWE Creative division.
-How did Paul Heyman conduct himself in pitching Vince and why did problems arise?
-A former WWE writer allegedly opening a WWE Hall of Famer’s paycheck to find out what he’s making – BEHIND HIS BACK!
-Why do Americans blade horizontally and why do Mexicans blade vertically? Konnan tries to explain it all.
-The first time Konnan bladed.
-Blood in wrestling today and the hepatitis scare. The gang speaks on this!
-Konnan’s take on the Big Bully incident at a TNA event a few weeks back.
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