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Professional wrestling is an art. The Work of Wrestling is dedicated to exploring that simple truth. Host & author Tim Kail analyzes wrestling matches, explicates promos, reviews pay-per-views, and shares personal stories in an effort to provide pro-wrestling the in-depth arts criticism it genuinely deserves.

Tim Kail's Raw Review

Jun 23, 2018

For the first time in several months I endeavored to watch a (partially) complete episode of Monday Night Raw via Hulu. What began as a curiosity inspired by Ronda Rousey, quickly transformed into a curiosity inspired by what I can only describe as uniquely bad television.
I marveled, mouth agape,...

This Will Become The New Home Of Work Of Wrestling

Jun 21, 2018

Greetings, one and all.

For the past three years I've doing The Work of Wrestling I've had two separate online homes for any content that's existed under that banner; a website for articles and this libsyn site for podcast episodes.

In the interest of consolidating resources, and saving money, I will be merging those...

Apr 9, 2018

Tim Kail and Al Monelli return to review WWE's annual extravaganza, WrestleMania!

Tim & Al dissect each match (with one exception), bouncing around the card as the conversation flows naturally, ultimately regarding the event as a mixed-bag with the first half being great and the second half being...well...not so...

Mar 5, 2018

Work Of Wrestling host Tim Kail has something to tell the regular listeners of the podcast: after WrestleMania, he's completely stepping away from pro-wrestling for the foreseeable future. 

You have to listen to the episode to find out exactly why. It has nothing to do with being a lapsed fan who's fed up with the WWE....

Feb 26, 2018

Your eyes do not deceive you! This is a NEW episode of The Work Of Wrestling podcast where host Tim Kail reviews the latest RAW pay-per-view, Elimination Chamber.

Tim covers everything in detail - even the pre-show!

So why does it seem like all WWE's "staff" characters have taken happy pills that turn them into...