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Sound Off 346 - ROMAN REIGNS HURT, BUT WHO BENEFITS?

September 21st, 2014

*Night of Champions predictions and the latest on Roman Reigns' injury
*Pitching an idea to shake things up and also help get Dean Ambrose to the next level
*WWE insults its fans with halftime Raw stunt, Mark Henry "rallies" fans to sleep
*Hideo Itami makes his in-ring debut on NXT, was it a success or a flop?
*Absolutely mind-boggling TNA spoilers and what it means for BFG in Japan
*A very good No Surrender edition of Impact with one surprisingly disappointing match
*Discussing the Grantland story on TNA and some amazing quotes from Dixie Carter
*Did WWE bury Demolition at the end of their run and will they ever make the HOF?
*Should Ricky Steamboat have turned heel to feud with Randy Savage in 1988?
*Explaining Mark Henry's "Silverback" gimmick and other low points for him in WWE

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Sound Off 345 - CALM DOWN, KENTA WILL BE FINE

September 14th, 2014

*Recounting my experience being trapped in a room for an hour with a zombie
*Thoughts on the death of Sean O'Haire and why his career just never panned out
*Recapping Raw's SEASON PREMIERE with Jerry Springer and a fun NXT showcase
*Fallout from NXT Takeover with thoughts on KENTA's debut and an incredible main event
*Why people need to calm the hell down about KENTA's name change
*What role CM Punk may have played that'll make you think twice before chanting for him
*Sgt. Chris Melendez debuts on Impact, but is there a real future for him in wrestling?
*Would you rather have a long WWE Title reign or win the title at Wrestlemania?
*If Ted Turner returned to wrestling, would another boom period follow?
*Does ROH screw its fans by refusing to work with talent it deems unprofessional?

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Sound Off 344 - THROWING UP BELLA

September 7th, 2014

*The reason Michael Elgin lost the ROH Title to Jay Briscoe and what his future holds
*A scathing rant on Raw and WWE's insistence on insulting its viewers week after week
*Why the Throwing Up Bella segments were so terrible... but I never told anyone
*One of the worst Divas "matches" in history ensures I will never watch Total Divas
*WWE's failed publicity stunt with Michael Sam, promptly disregarded for JERRY SPRINGER
*NXT Takeover predictions and thoughts on the upcoming debut of KENTA
*Thoughts on Lashley's Bellator victory and an embarrassing pro wrestling angle in MMA
*THANK GOD FOR IMPACT THIS WEEK (never thought I'd hear myself say that)
*Praise for Gail Kim and Taryn Terrell, despite one insanely dangerous spot in their match
*The difference between casual and hardcore fans when it comes to the "face" of WWE
*Does Chyna belong in the Hall of Fame, and who will be the next Diva induction?
*Favorite makeshift tag teams in WWE history
*Cee Lo Green wins for "Sad Tweet" this week for some absurdly stupid comments

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Sound Off 343 - THE BELLA TWINS, STOP THE PAIN!

August 31st, 2014

*The latest on the condition of Jake Roberts who is sedated and on a respirator
*Thoughts on JR's interview with Tony Schiavone and comments about Bobby Heenan
*Solomonster breaks down why Raw was such a BAD, DREADFULLY BORING SHOW
*Why the legends segment with Cena didn't work and what I wish they would stop doing
*Discussing a Bella Twins segment so awful, I wish IT would have died in the womb
*Was Bray Wyatt "buried" at the end of Raw?  And did John Cena fight against it?
*Where TNA Impact may end up if Spike won't renew them and why it's not good news
*Would wrestling have gotten as hot as it did if Sting joined the nWo instead of Hogan?
*Greatest impact on wrestling, Hogan joining the nWo or Triple H marrying Stephanie?
*Does Eric Bischoff deserve a WWE Hall of Fame induction?  What about Vince Russo?
*One intriguing idea for Wrestlemania 31 with Roman Reigns becoming a Heyman Guy

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Sound Off 342 - WHO FACES LESNAR AFTER CENA?

August 24th, 2014

*Summerslam thoughts with Brock Lesnar destroying John Cena to take the WWE Title
*Running down a list of potential opponents for Lesnar between now and WM31
*If Rollins cashes in soon, could you buy into a HIAC title match with Rollins and Ambrose?
*Updates on Kurt Angle/WWE and Daniel Bryan possibly needing Tommy John surgery
*Thoughts on the excellent Shield documentary on the WWE Network
*Issuing a challenge to WWE on its overuse of the DISTRACTION ROLLUP finish
*Could Dean Ambrose end up being THE GUY over Roman Reigns?
*Syfy website spoils likely start date for Smackdown on Thursday nights
*TNA gets a stay of execution on Spike TV, but is their fate already sealed?
*The latest on Bully Ray leaving TNA and is there value in one final WWE run?
*Calling out a listener attacking me for favoritism when it comes to title defenses
*Should Mr. Perfect and Kurt Angle have had a match at WrestleMania 18?

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Sound Off 341 - PATIENCE IS NOT A VIRTUE FOR WWE

August 17th, 2014

*Predictions for SUMMERSLAM 2014, including Cena vs. Lesnar for the WWE Title
*WWE copies TNA with a horrible angle and even Daniel Bryan thought it sucked
*Why teasing a John Cena heel turn is like CATNIP for wrestling fans and it needs to stop
*Hulk Hogan gets BURNED by Warrior's widow (and right after his birthday no less!)
*The latest on WWE likely dropping the Xavier Woods, Kofi Kingston, Big E stable
*Kevin Steen officially joins NXT and one positive sign for his main roster future
*Ranting on WWE giving up on Bo Dallas and why its impatience affects ALL OF NXT
*Impact moves to Wednesdays and the latest on Davey Richards breaking his leg
*LOLTNA as Solomonster spots a typo on a $200 collector's plaque they're selling
*Live thoughts from the ROH Field of Honor show with some embarrassing crowd behavior
*More on ROH's home for Final Battle and sharing a funny story about meeting Dixie Carter
*Has New Japan Pro Wrestling become the best promotion in the world today?
*This week's Sad Tweet from Marty Jannetty and thoughts on the death of Robin Williams

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Sound Off 340 - WWE FIRES ALBERTO DEL RIO

August 10th, 2014

*What led to WWE firing Alberto Del Rio and where he may end up next
*Smackdown possibly moving back to Thursdays, what it means for TNA and NXT
*Raw is $9.99 and why all of their network plugs may end up backfiring on them
*A scathing rant on the lack of follow-up in the Woods, Kingston, Big E storyline
*Why it makes Raw a bad television show
*Surprise guests at Hulk Hogan's birthday bash this week, could Sting be one of them?
*Sharing some HILARIOUS Hulk Hogan tall tales that he's told over the years
*Eva Marie has a match on NXT and, well... it doesn't go well
*Live thoughts from Tuesday's Impact tapings in NYC (SPOILER ALERT)
*Bully Ray puts Dixie Carter through a table, TNA celebrates with a press release
*Detailing the issues between Triple H and Chris Jericho when Y2J came to WWE
*What are some of the more disrespectful crowd chants at wrestlers?
*This week's Sad Tweet from @TheRock after his mother is struck by a drunk driver

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Sound Off 339 - THE DEATH OF TNA?

August 2nd, 2014

*The latest on Spike TV possibly not renewing TNA Impact and why it's their own fault
*Vince Russo's role in this fiasco as TNA "fires" him this week, what does he have on Dixie?
*Latest WWE Network subscriber numbers and they're even worse than we thought
*What WWE's deal with Rogers Cable means for Canadian fans wanting the network
*60 employees lose their jobs as part of cost cutting, thoughts on the death of WWE Magazine
*Why Stephanie McMahon is currently in the lead for Best WWE Performer of 2014
*Five NXT releases this week, including one shocking name that was a big mistake
*Full review of TNA Destination X, a really good show with plenty of great wrestling
*An impromptu rant on Dixie Carter's big bump next week and what it MUST mean for TNA
*Bringing back older stars and a spirited rant about WWE not making a play for AJ Styles
*This week's Sad Tweet from Smith Hart, accusing Vince Russo of murdering his brother
*Inside details from my Wheel of Fortune audition this week and how it ties into wrestling

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Sound Off 338 - WWE’s FAILURE WITH CESARO

July 27th, 2014

*Daniel Bryan takes down a burglar, but also gets bad news from WWE doctors
*Battleground thoughts, including the bait-and-switch with Ambrose and Rollins
*Brock Lesnar is back and why John Cena's absence may help the build to their match
*Thoughts on the GREAT angle with Stephanie McMahon and Brie Bella
*Cesaro no longer a Paul Heyman guy, why that pairing can now be considered a failure
*How and why WWE could have booked Lesnar vs. Cesaro for the Royal Rumble
*Do we have a NEW Nation of Domination?  Looking at ways they could go with it
*What WWE could learn from UFC's Fight Pass to help improve its own network
*Getting over international stars to feature on network specials overseas
*Booking The Ascension on NXT, plus reaction to the crowd during the women's match
*Who would be on a Mount Rushmore of greatest wrestling promoters?
*This week's "Sad Tweet" from @JRsBBQ, thoughts on Jim Ross' WWE departure

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Sound Off 337 - WHO SHOULD WRESTLE STING AT WM31?

July 20th, 2014

*Battleground predictions, including why Seth Rollins is leaving with the WWE Title
*Latest on Sting signing, who do you want to see him wrestle at WrestleMania next year?
*John Cena hands Ric Flair the World title, is the big gold belt on the way out?
*Another TNA Basebrawl embarrassment and what needs to be done
*Thoughts on the first #TNANYC show and a really good main event (that really wasn't)
*Rant on the scumbag move Vince Russo pulled this week to cover his own ass
*Out of 15 World titles, has John Cena ever had a title win that truly felt memorable?
*Solomonster's favorite moments from the WCW Monday Nitro days
*Sound Off Throwback to one year ago today featuring Charlotte's NXT debut
*Thoughts on CM Punk's WWE departure and five of his greatest matches

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