• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (August 26, 1998) – WCW Thunder [Wednesday Special]
On this day in 1998, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired a special Wednesday episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW Thunder’.
This episode was pre-taped at the Peoria Civic Center in Peoria, Illinois and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW Fall Brawl 1998’ PPV.
The card of the show can be found here:
1. Wrath vs. Scott Putski
2. Mike Enos vs. Bull Pain
3. The Cat vs. Disco Inferno
4. Konnan vs. Silver King
5. Kaz Hayashi vs. Evan Karagias
6. Lodi vs. Saturn
7. Scott Norton vs. Jim Neidhart
8. WCW World TV Title: Chris Jericho vs. Alex Wright
9. Curt Hennig vs. Van Hammer
10. Diamond Dallas Page vs. Stevie Ray
• Luke Gallows Explains Why He Didn’t Hate The Festus Gimmick
During a recent appearance on Lilian Garcia’s Chasing Glory podcast, former RAW Tag Team Champion Luke Gallows was asked if he hated the Festus gimmick he had in WWE back in the day.
Below is what Gallows said:
“I didn’t hate it. People ask me that all the time, you know I was a young guy getting into the business and I got right to WWE. So, like I didn’t hate it. I was making money. I bought my first house and it was fine.”
If you don’t remember Festus, then you can watch the videos below:
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