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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.

Sep 28, 2015

Work of Wrestling host Tim Kail is joined by Al Monelli to discuss the pro-wrestling documentary Hitman Hart: Wrestling With Shadows. The film chronicles the end of Bret Hart's 90s WWE career and details the events surrounding The Montreal Screwjob. Al & Tim talk about their favorite moments in the documentary...


Sep 21, 2015

This week Work of Wrestling host Tim Kail reviews the latest episode of NXT in the Lock-Up (9:30), detailing how today's pro-wrestlers need to stop deferring to the audience and recondition the audience to pay attention - he specifically focuses on the excellence of Ms. Charlotte, Sasha Banks, and Bayley. For The High...


Sep 14, 2015

The time has come to talk about the infamous "Shoot Heard Round the World" by CM Punk. Work of Wrestling host Tim Kail explicates Punk's improvised masterpiece, breaking down the significance of the promo line by line; how this promo gave birth to a new generation of pro-wrestling fans, how this promo...


Sep 7, 2015

This week's Work of Wrestling is all about how authenticity in performance stands the test of time, where "sports entertainment's" cartoonish fun inevitably fades into darkness. For the Lock Up (7:05) host Tim Kail reviews the Sept. 2nd 2015 episode of NXT, emphasizing how it might be better for certain performers to...