Wrestling With Reality
By The Creative Control Network
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Join us 2-3 times a week while we discuss Professional Wrestling and interview your favorite stars of the past, present, and future. We also cover current events and the hot news topics from all across the world and share our opinions of them!
||CleanCCN Episode 29: A Challenge to Dave Meltzer & Bryan Alvarez||On this episode of Wrestling With Reality we discuss a little bit of everything from wrestling, politics, and social media news from this week. We talk about the change made to The Royal Rumble Main Event and if Finn Balor will really win? Also, with news of several WWE stars asking for releases, would WWE would actually grant these superstars a release with AEW starting up soon? To close the show, everyone's favorite segment Cheap Heat/Cheap Pops lives up to it's name again as we discuss some interesting political undertakings and the shadiness of these recent events. To close the show: a challenge is levied to Dave Meltzer and his sidekick Bryan Alvarez that you will not want to miss as we are bringing the heat and putting our $ where our mouth is!!!!!!||1/18/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 28: Vince Russo||On this episode, we are joined by one of the greatest writers in history of wrerstling:Vince Russo. Vince has reached the highest peaks in wrestling writing for the WWE, WCW, and TNA. We discuss the controversy that surrounds Vince, Jim Cornette, Eric Bischoff, and working for Vince McMahon. We also discuss the new All Elite Wrestling promotion,his podcasts on Vince Russo's The Brand and Truth With Consequences with Matt Koon. This is a can't miss episode for sure with the legendary Vince Russo!!!||1/14/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 27: "The Horror King" Vinny Marseglia||On this episode, we are joined by ROH 6 Man Champion and part of The Kingdom, "The Horror King" Vinny Marseglia. We discuss his unique character and how he created it, his tenure in ROH, and his long term goals in the wrestling industry. We also debut our new weekly segment "Cheap Heat", and "Cheap Pops" which is raw, fun, and a straight shoot on various topics from current events, sports, entertainment, or wrestling...no filters in this segment just a straight shoot!!!!||1/11/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 26: Priscilla Kelly||On this episode we are joined by WWE Mae Young Classic competitor Priscilla Kelly. We discuss her early career, competing in the WWE MYC, her experiences while in the WWE, and the viral clip of her putting a "tampon" in her opponents mouth from a recent show. We also discuss her feelings on criticism some have given on this spot in the match and where she sees her career heading in 2019.||1/6/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 25: AEW & The Legendary Mean Gene Okerlund||On this episode, we discuss the legendary Mean Gene Okerlund and all his contributions in the wrestling world. With All Elite Wrestling announcing their new promotion:Can they be successful? Can they really change the wrestling business? We discuss All Elite Wrestling in detail and outline the keys to succeed and potential ways they can fail bad.||1/3/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 24: Lucha Libre Legends Grappler 6 & 7||On this episode we chat with Grappler 6 & 7 who a mission to share with the wrestling world. We discuss the formation of the Brothers Grappler, their war against the dirt sheet writers like: Keller, Meltzer, and Mitchell, their appearances with Vince Russo and their ambush of Disco Inferno. We also chat about wrestling and the current product today and who can really fix the issues in wrestling. These guys are a great interview and you will all get lots of laughs and have a great time listening to them for sure.||12/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 23: Indy Wrestler Shawn Phoenix||On this episode we speak with Indy Wrestler Shawn Phoenix,. Shawn has lots of notoriety through YouTube for the botched 450 splash on the concrete floor that nearly killed him. On this episode we discuss: his career, trainers, favorite matches in his career, the accident that nearly killed him, his thoughts on wrestling personalities comments on his accident, and if he will get back in the ring soon. This episode will clarify everything on his missed 450 splash and the events leading up to it, as well as an update on his health and career.||12/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 22: ROH Alumni Shane Hagadorn||On this episode, we are joined by 10 year ROH Alumni and Host of An Honorable Mention Podcast: Shane Hagadorn. We discuss how he broke into wrestling, his trainers CM Punk, Samao Joe, and Daniel Bryan, his podcast An Honorable Mention||12/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 21: Mike Durband & The "Big WWE Shakeup"||On this episode we are joined by Mike Durband the talented co-host of Venom Vinyl with Vince Russo. We chat about music and how Mike got into podcasting. We also discuss Mike's video projects including the specials he has produced on All In, Starcast, and The Jericho Cruise. Also, on this episode we break down the "WWE Shakeup" and how this ratings ploy and the lack of follow through will hurt the WWE worse.||12/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 20: WWE TLC Review Show||WWE TLC 2018 is in the books and we break down the entire card in depth and give our thoughts and each match. We also discuss the after math and what the shake up on RAW may be tonight and our opinions of what Vince McMahon should do to really "shake up" the WWE immediately.||12/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 19: The 3 People Who Can Fix WWE||On this episode, we discuss the WWE ratings drop in depth and the 3 people we feel could fix WWE and make them a ratings juggernaut again. Also, we round out our Top 10 Favorite Wrestling moments and share some great wrestling stories throughout the show.||12/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 18: Jeff Lane||This week we have co-host and producer of Vince Russo's The Brand shows Jeff Lane as our special guest. We discuss current and past wrestling, his role hosting and producing shows with the iconic and controversial Vince Russo, the various dirt sheet writers, and so much more!||12/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 17: WWE's Low Ratings||Why are Raw/Smackdown's ratings at an all time low? This week we discuss why WWE's flagship shows are so bad an how to fix it. Also, we discuss our top 10 greatest wrestling moments and reveal the biggest guest on WWR Podcast to date!!!!!!||12/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 16: PCO||On today's show Comeback Wrestler of the Year and legend of the ring PCO discusses his early career, influences, his feud with Bret Hart, the incident with Kevin Nash in Montreal,how he rejuvenated his career at 50 years old, and the creation of the PCO character. PCO also discusses the rumors he has signed with ROH and so much more from a veteran of the ring for over 30 years.||12/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 15: The Massive Epidemic Called Addiction Part 3||Part 3 is the final episode on our addiction series. On this episode we discuss how to get help for those struggling with addiction and the crossroads those struggling with addiction will eventually face. In addition, we discuss how addiction doesn't have to define you and how recovery and redemption can be what defines you and your new journey!||11/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 14: All Elite Wrestling Coming Soon?||On this episode we are joined by the hilarious Hughezy from the It's Hughezy podcast. We discuss our Top 5 Best Wrestlers of 2018 & Top 5 Most Disappointing Wrestlers of 2018. In addition, we discuss the rumors of All Elite Wrestling becoming a reality and if they can compete against the WWE. Hughezy shares some great stories of his podcast guests and a hilarious story on his recent interview with Kenny "Starmaker" Bolin. This episode will have you laughing till you cry and is a must listen.||11/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 13: The Massive Epidemic Called Addiction Part 2||Part 2 of the addiction series covers addiction and a look at it from multiple generations of people. We also discuss and share personal stories of recovery and suggestions how you can fight the massive epidemic of addiction that is plaguing our society!Part 2 of the addiction series covers addiction and a look at it from multiple generations of people. We also discuss and share personal stories of recovery and suggestions how you can fight the massive epidemic of addiction that is plaguing our society!||11/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 12: WWR Weekly Review||Was NXT Takeover War Games the best all around show of the year? We will share our thoughts and break down why we believe it was the best show of 2018. Also we discuss how Charlotte vs Rousey and Lesnar vs Bryan saved Survivor Series. We also break down the lackluster Monday Night Raw and talk about Enzo trying to crash Survivor Series as well as the disturbing allegations against James Ellsworth for allegedly sending nude pictures to a teenager.||11/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 11:The Massive Epidemic Called Addiction Part 1||On this episode we discuss addiction in depth and why it's such a huge epidemic. This raw, real,and empowering episode is filled with personal stories and how addiction has plagued our lives. We also break down in depth why people can so easily become dependent on drugs and alcohol and so much more!!!! This will be a 3-4 part series focusing on addiction and it will surely change your lives for the better.||11/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean10: Veterans Day Tribute and Weekly Wrestling Review||On this episode we discuss the importance of Veterans Day and some personal military stories with Jon. We also discuss the death of legend Stan Lee and his legacy. Finally, we about talk the hot wrestling news of the last week, Monday Night Raw Review, and our Survivor Series Preview.||11/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 9: Donald Trump's Temper Tantrum||Today we discuss: Mid Term Elections 2018, what the aftermath of Midterm Elections 2018 will entail for us, Sessions getting Axed, and Donald Trump's meltdown against the press and anyone who confronts him. We also divulge our next big wrestling interview dropping next Wednesday!!!!||11/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 8: Brian Pillman Jr.||On today's episode we speak with MLW Fusion star:Brian Pillman Jr. We discuss his childhood without his father wrestling legend Brian Pillman and his upbringing. We also talk his athletic background, why he became a wrestler, his wrestling trainers, his goals and blueprints for success, The New Hart Foundation, MLW Fusion, and much more!||11/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 7: WWR Weekly Review Show||On today's episode we break down: Crown Jewel, Monday Night Raw, UFC 230, Cormier vs Lesnar, Daniel Cormier potentially going to the WWE next year, Survivor Series, and much more.||11/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 6: Stan Wanglund returns!||Don't think you can still change the world? You can still change the world, and on this episode learn how you can still change the world with WWR Podcast host Jon Wanglund and host of Talking Mind, Body, and Spirit Stan Wanglund. This empowering episode will give you the blueprint how you can still change the world and be the best person you are destined to be!!!||11/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 5: Justin Credible||This week we welcome Hardcore legend and former ECW Heavyweight Champion Justin Credible as we discuss his wrestling career from WWF, ECW, WWE, and TNA. We discuss his training with the Hart Dungeon, his early WWF run and his Aldo Montoya character, his riding partners while working in WWF and some great road stories. In adddition, we also discuss his run in ECW that culminated in his reign as ECW Champion, and he opens up to us about some of his issues with drugs and alcohol, and his upcoming documentary about his life "Credible"||10/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCCN Episode 4: Stan Wangland||This episode, we have host of Talking: Mind, Body, and Spirit- Stan Wanglund with us to discuss success, goals, and the mindset needed to become a successful person in all aspects of our lives! This is a thought provoking episode that will give you the blueprint for success and helps you to look inside yourself and what you need to do personally to be successful.||10/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 210||On this episode we discuss the tragic news with Roman Reigns leukemia diagnosis, Charlotte Flair's ex husband claiming racist video clips of her, Crown Jewel's potential cancellation, Evolution this weekend, The Ambrose Heel Turn, Raw and Smackdown Review and much more!!!!!||10/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSean Mooney||Join us and listen to our interview with WWF Legend Sean Mooney!!! Sean shares personal stories about Randy Savage, The Ultimate Warror, and many more legends of the WWF. We discuss the current WWE product, All In, Cody Rhodes, Nick Aldis, Primetime with Sean Mooney Podcast,his watch along show this weekend he is doing, and so much more. This is a must listen for all wrestling fans with a true legend of the WWF!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!||10/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 209||Join us as we discuss a variety of different topics. We discuss what we feel is lacking today with the current wrestling product and our favorite wrestling stars from that would benefit today's wrestling stars to watch and learn from. We also discuss, Trump's latest blunder and lie, his meeting with Kanye West, and how much worse our Presidents reputation can get. Also, we discuss how hopelessness in our lives can turn into positive changes to better our lives with some personal and empowering stories that we hope will change others outlook on life when life gets tough!||10/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 208: Smackdown 1000||Join us tonight as David Radigan co-hosts with the Wrestling With Reality crew as we all break down Smackdown 1000 and analyze the good and bad of this landmark show. We also discuss in depth the controversial incident in Saudi Arabia, the pros and cons of WWE doing Crown Jewel after this incident, Also, Jon shares some personal stories from his years living all over the Middle East and the scary nature of what can happen in these countries. We also break down the Austin Aries "no sell" at Bound For Glory, and we give our opinions if this was a "work" or "shoot"!!!!||10/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Love this show! Great shows that cover wrestling and real life stuff. All your podcast wants are on this show! Great work WWR!
What an awesome show! My new favorite guilty pleasure podcast!!! Keep up the great work!
From one Brand Member to another...awesome job guys! I will share with everyone I know. Here’s to much success!!