Author: Kevin Hunsperger

My 1-2-3 Cents Episode 73: Wrestling Roundtable

My 1-2-3 Cents Episode 73: Wrestling Roundtable [ 27:44 | 38.09 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (252) This week’s show is something I’ve wanted to try before, but never had a chance to do.  After the most recent CMA Stride Pro Wrestling show in Marion, Illinois, I joined some of the wrestlers for dinner at Applebee’s.  I put my recorder on the table and captured some of the conversation. You’ll hear the server checking on our table and the sounds of other customers, but I like how it turned out.  “Farmer” Billy Hills, Sarah...

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My 1-2-3 Cents Episode 71: WrestleMania Here We Come!

My 1-2-3 Cents Episode 71: WrestleMania Here We Come! [ 1:06:26 | 0.01 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (328) By Kevin Hunsperger After taking off a year, Chad and I are heading back to WrestleMania.  We’ll be in Dallas later this week for Axxess, NXT, the Hall of Fame, WrestleMania and Monday Night Raw.  So we figured in this episode we share thoughts on the Hall of Fame Class of 2016 and the card as it stands for WrestleMania.  We also provide a little insight into the show we’re both looking most forward to,...

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My 1-2-3 Cents Episode 70: Shake, Rattle and Roll

My 1-2-3 Cents Episode 70: Shake, Rattle and Roll [ 25:56 | 35.63 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (266) The greatest Intercontinental Champion of all time is taking the show on the road.  The Honky Tonk Man has a new interactive show called Shake, Rattle and Roll.  He’s making a stop in Effingham, Illinois on Thursday, March 24 at the Effingham Performance Center.  The show starts at 7 p.m. and you can learn more details here. I met HTM for the first time in 1997.  He’s the first wrestler I’ve met, so this interview...

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My 1-2-3 Cents Episode 69: We Love WrestleMania

My 1-2-3 Cents Episode 69: We Love WrestleMania [ 52:11 | 71.68 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (311) Ten years ago Chad and I attended our first WrestleMania.  We made a road trip to Chicago for a weekend of wrestling that included a Ring of Honor show, the WWE Hall of Fame ceremony and WrestleMania 22. For me, it was a dream come true.  I was content with that one trip.  But I also knew if the opportunity came up again I wanted to go.  Luckily for me, it came up again and again...

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My 1-2-3 Cents Episode 68: An Ax to Grind

My 1-2-3 Cents Episode 68: An Ax to Grind [ 16:07 | 22.14 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (240) Through the years I’ve had several opportunities to be a wrestling referee, manager, ring announcer and commentator.  For the last couple of years the wrestling scene where I live (southern Illinois) has been on life support.  But now a promotion is changing all that. CMA Pro Wrestling made its debut Saturday, March 5.  The show featured several talented wrestlers from this region and beyond.  A packed house watched at the CMA Marital Arts Center in...

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