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Wrestling with History covers different periods in the history of pro wrestling with behind the scenes looks at the stars, the events, and the promoters. Former WWE and AWA Broadcaster Ken Resnick joins forces with Legendary Pro Wrestling Journalist Bill Apter and former Philadelphia Radio Personality Bruce Wirt for a trip down memory lane.
:12 - Ken taking a bump in the ring
:13 - Ken taking the sleeper hold and almost passing out
:16 - Ken's time in the LPWA; knowing that Lisa Moretti (fka Ivory) was going to be a star as soon as he saw her debut
:21 - LPWA not succeeding because networks didn't want women beating up other women on their airwaves
:27 - Ken working with Slick
:35 - Ken working with Kamala; Andre the Giant not liking other big guys
:39 - Wrestlemania; editing WWE archives on Peacock
:45 - Jesse Ventura first priority being to get himself over instead of the talent
:52 - The friendship between Gorilla Monsoon and Bobby Heenan
VOC Nation takes you behind the scenes of your favorite moments in pro wrestling history.
Notable show hosts include legendary pro wrestling journalist Bill Apter, former WWE/TNA star Shelly Martinez, former WWE and AWA broadcaster Ken Resnick, former WCW performer The Maestro, former TNA Impact talent Wes Brisco, Pro Wrestling Illustrated’s Brady Hicks, independent pro wrestling and Fireball Run star Sassy Stephie, and more!
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