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Oct 3, 2022

This week Tim Kail talks ticket sales and cognitive behavorial therapy for the entire wrestling fanbase.

Topics include:

  • Catastrophizing after the news of AEW's low ticket sales and dipping ratings.
  • Why Tim likes AEW more than WWE, but doesn't assume that means anything in particular.
  • Different cognitive distortions...


Sep 26, 2022

This week Tim Kail dissects a segment from Smack Down and tells a story about sleep walking & wrestling action figures.

Topics include:

  • The quality and depth of Sami Zayn's performance.
  • Roman being bound for Hollywood.
  • Tim's thoughts on the rest of Smack Down.
  • How sleep walking has affected Tim's life.
  • How a surprise...


Sep 21, 2022

It's Suicide Prevention Month, and host Tim Kail, who has faced his own mental health issues of late, lets you know you're not alone and that things can get better.

CLICK HERE for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

Dial 988 for the suicide and crisis lifeline.

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Sep 19, 2022

This week host Tim Kail is joined by Kayla Fabienne, a writer, teacher, ring announcer, and lover of professional wrestling.

You can read her and others' work on http://thespectacleofexcess.com.

Topics include:

  • the unappreciated role of the ring bell.
  • the difficulty of music cues.
  • the improvisational nature of...


Sep 12, 2022

This week Tim Kail talks about CM Punk's post-All Out media scrum, the fallout, what it means from the perspective of art, and Jon Moxley's Dynamite promo. 

Topics include:

  • Tim's initially positive response to Punk's press conference.
  • Realizing the toxicity of Punk's words.
  • Taking issue with the idea that Adam Page has...