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Welcome to But Why Tho? the podcast, where we talk about the parts of popular culture that people say matter and ask the question but why tho?

 

Kate, Adrian, and Matt answer this question with through passion, geekdom, history and even some scholarship.

Mar 29, 2017

Wrestlmania 33 is upon us and we wanna know if you're ready! In this episode Adrian, Ryan, and Kate talk about Professional Wrestling and the impact it's had on television, representation, charity-work, among other things. They're joined by life-long wrestling fan Tim. Adrian brings us through the history of professional wrestling in from its beginnings in France, Lucha, and into the Attitude Era, ending with some thoughts on WM33. Ryan explains impact of the attitude era and Monday Night Wars. And Kate asks a lot of questions about what all of it means. 

Shownotes

Give Tim a follow on Twitter @TseaTaughtMe

The Rock selling the Stone Cold Stunner at Wrestlemania 17 - here

Conner Michalek
- Warrior Award
- Conner's Cure
- WWE Involvement

John Cena Prank Call

Macho Man Randy Savage -- Cream of the Crop