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Professional wrestling is an art. The Work of Wrestling Podcast is dedicated to exploring that simple truth. Host Tim Kail, Editor In Chief at www.workofwrestling.com, analyzes wrestling shows, explicates promos, examines social issues, and shares personal stories about pro-wrestling's cultural merit.

Aug 31, 2015

This week's Work of Wrestling is devoted entirely to a story about The Macho Man Randy Savage submitted by self-proclaimed nerd-for-life Mike Talor (@SlingerOtheWebs on Twitter). Part One is a description of Mike's first live event and his first encounter with The Macho Man, a transformative experience that turned Mike...


Aug 24, 2015

This week on The Work Of Wrestling podcast, for the Lock-Up Tim Kail reviews the NXT Take Over Brooklyn special with particular attention paid to #WomensWrestling and the Sasha Banks/Bayley show-stealer. For The High Spot Tim shares his thoughts on people who talk, inappropriately, during interactive...


Aug 17, 2015

Your ears do not decieve you. Mick Foley (aka Cactus Jack, aka Dude Love, aka Mankind, aka Santa-Ambassador, aka no.1 contender for the Nicest Guy on Earth Award) joins Work of Wrestling host Tim Kail to talk pro-wrestling. Starting at 7:55 Mick & Tim tell the story of how they first began communicating and how they...


Aug 10, 2015

Join The Work of Wrestling host Tim Kail and his brother on a roadtrip to Pittsburgh! The two brothers discuss 1980s pro-wrestling, The Attitude Era, the art of Baseball, being a paper-boy, and the value of fearlessness and curiosity. Follow Tim Kail on Twitter @MaximusWrestler. Go to www.workofwrestling.com for the...


Aug 3, 2015

This week Work of Wrestling host Tim Kail dedicates the show to the recently passed Roddy Piper. For The Lock Up (8:00) Tim discusses his difficulty accepting change in NXT, and explains how he currently doesn't feel an incentive to tune in with the frequency he once did now that his favorite performers are moving on to...