Kris & David are joined by Mike Michaels (@bionicelbow) to discuss the week that was July 18-24, 2001. We talk about the WWF Invasion angle and the big Invasion PPV, including how things were done right and wrong along with how we would've handled it. We also discuss the legal issues regarding the ECW name, New Japan running the Sapporo Dome and their big booking problems in this era, the battle for New Jersey among the indie groups, Ricky Steamboat refereeing Low-Ki vs. American Dragon, and a Potpourri section featuring the Gold Club Trial. A loaded show, so listen now!!!!!!
2:16:47 Int’l: AJPW, NJPW, NOAH, DDT, Michinoku Pro, Osaka Pro, Toryumon, ‘JD, Elections, K-1, CMLL, & IWRG
3:31:08 Classic Commercial Break
3:35:20 Housekeeping/The Amazon Game
4:35:48 Other USA: CZW, NWANJ, IWC, ECWA, MCW, NWA Wildside, IWAMS, MAW, WPW, ECCW, & Potpourri
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