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83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff

Since 1984 every wrestling promoter has tried to beat Vince McMahon and the World Wrestling Federation unsuccessfully… except one, Eric Bischoff. From a “C-Team Announcer” to the President of WCW, Eric did it all! The nWo, Monday Night Nitro, and most importantly beating Vince not once, but 83 times in a row! Hear all about it on 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson!

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83 Weeks #255: Ask Eric Anything
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric is answering YOUR questions, with special co-host, Shuli Egar! Topics include 1997 vs. 2023 Eric, ECW, buying TNA and WWE, WCW Thunder, and more!  Special thanks to this week's sponsors! Manscaped Beard Hedger-Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code 83WEEKS at Manscaped.com. CamperMaxx -Specializing in MAXX discounted pricing on Travel Trailers and Fifthwheel RV’s.Visit: campermaxx.com or call 256-320-7033 Athletic Greens- Athletic Greens is going to give you a FREE 1x year supply of immune-support Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is visit athleticgreens.com/83WEEKS. Mindbloom- Go to Mindbloom.com/83WEEKS, promo code 83WEEKS for $100 off your first six session program today Factor- Head to FACTOR75.com/83WEEKS60 and use code 83WEEKS60 to get 60% off your first box. WoooooWings- Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app. Wooo Wings is now open in Nashville, San Antonio, Jacksonville, Florida as well as Huntsville and Tuscaloosa in Alabama, with many more locations coming soon. Try the only chicken wings worthy of carrying the name of the 16x World Heavyweight Champion. FOLLOW ALL OF OUR SOCIAL MEDIA at https://83weekslinks.com/ Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com Get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9 over on AdFreeShows.com. That's less than 15 cents an episode each month! You can also listen to them directly through Apple Podcasts or your other regular podcast apps! AdFreeShows.com also has thousands of hours worth of bonus content including popular series like Title Chase, Eric Fires Back, Conversations with Conrad, Mike Chioda's Mailbag and many more! Plus, live, interactive virtual chats with your favorite podcasts hosts and wrestling legends. All that and much more! Sign up today at AdFreeShows.com! Get all of your 83 Weeks merchandise at https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/83-weeks Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
145:25 30/01/2023
Strictly Business #12: Wrestling Round up
This week on Strictly Business, Jon and Eric just kind of "Shoot the breeze" and talk about the trending topics of the day. Special thanks to this week's sponsor! Jimmy's Seafood-Free 2-day nationwide shipping on orders over $125 (excluding steamed crabs and fresh items) use the promo code: WRESTLEBIZ FOLLOW ALL OF OUR SOCIAL MEDIA at https://83weekslinks.com/ Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com Get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9 over on AdFreeShows.com. That's less than 15 cents an episode each month! You can also listen to them directly through Apple Podcasts or your other regular podcast apps! AdFreeShows.com also has thousands of hours worth of bonus content including popular series like Title Chase, Eric Fires Back, Conversations with Conrad, Mike Chioda's Mailbag and many more! Plus, live, interactive virtual chats with your favorite podcasts hosts and wrestling legends. All that and much more! Sign up today at AdFreeShows.com! Get all of your Strictly Business merchandise at https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/83-weeks Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
76:22 27/01/2023
83 Weeks #254: Buff Bagwell
This week we FINALLY get to talk about Buff Bagwell. But instead of just talking about him, We talked TO HIM. So listen at the beginning to hear all about Buff's career from Eric Bischoff and then stay to the end to hear from the man himself: Marcus "Buff" Bagwell Special thanks to this week's sponsors! Manscaped Beard Hedger-Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code 83WEEKS at Manscaped.com. Athletic Greens- Athletic Greens is going to give you a FREE 1x-year supply of immune-support Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is visit athleticgreens.com/83WEEKS. Mindbloom- Go to Mindbloom.com/83WEEKS, promo code 83WEEKS for $100 off your first six-session program today Factor-Head to FACTOR75.com/83WEEKS60 and use code 83WEEKS60 to get 60% off your first box. WoooooWings- Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world-championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app. Wooo Wings is now open in Nashville, San Antonio, Jacksonville, Florida as well as Huntsville and Tuscaloosa in Alabama, with many more locations coming soon. Try the only chicken wings worthy of carrying the name of the 16x World Heavyweight Champion. FOLLOW ALL OF OUR SOCIAL MEDIA at https://83weekslinks.com/ Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com Get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9 over on AdFreeShows.com. That's less than 15 cents an episode each month! You can also listen to them directly through Apple Podcasts or your other regular podcast apps! AdFreeShows.com also has thousands of hours worth of bonus content including popular series like Title Chase, Eric Fires Back, Conversations with Conrad, Mike Chioda's Mailbag and many more! Plus, live, interactive virtual chats with your favorite podcasts hosts and wrestling legends. All that and much more! Sign up today at AdFreeShows.com! Get all of your 83 Weeks merchandise at https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/83-weeks Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
166:26 23/01/2023
Strictly Business #11: Brian Bedol
This week on Strictly business Eric and Jon are joined by Brian Bedol Brian Bedol is an American entrepreneur and media executive. He is the founder and CEO of Bedrocket Media Ventures, a digital media company that acquires, develops, and distributes content across various platforms. Bedol is also the co-founder of Classic Sports Network, which was later rebranded as ESPN Classic. He was ALSO the founder and CEO of Fusient Media Ventures, a sports and entertainment company that was trying to purchase WCW in 2001. Special thanks to this week's sponsor! Jimmy's Seafood-Free 2-day nationwide shipping on orders over $125 (excluding steamed crabs and fresh items) use the promo code: WRESTLEBIZ FOLLOW ALL OF OUR SOCIAL MEDIA at https://83weekslinks.com/ Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com Get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9 over on AdFreeShows.com. That's less than 15 cents an episode each month! You can also listen to them directly through Apple Podcasts or your other regular podcast apps! AdFreeShows.com also has thousands of hours worth of bonus content including popular series like Title Chase, Eric Fires Back, Conversations with Conrad, Mike Chioda's Mailbag, and many more! Plus, live, interactive virtual chats with your favorite podcasts hosts and wrestling legends. All that and much more! Sign up today at AdFreeShows.com! Get all of your Strictly Business merchandise at https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/83-weeks Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
63:52 20/01/2023
83 Weeks #253: WWE Sale? pt 2
On this edition of 83 Weeks, Conrad & Eric are STILL not done talking about the potential WWE Sale. They specifically talk about the possibility of Vince taking the company private and how EVERYONE got the Saudi Arabia Sale wrong. Special thanks to this week's sponsors! CamperMaxx -Specializing in MAXX discounted pricing on Travel Trailers and Fifthwheel RV’s.Visit: campermaxx.com or call 256-320-7033 Athletic Greens- Athletic Greens is going to give you a FREE 1x-year supply of immune-support Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is visit athleticgreens.com/83WEEKS. WoooooWings- Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world-championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app. Wooo Wings is now open in Nashville, San Antonio, Jacksonville, Florida as well as Huntsville and Tuscaloosa in Alabama, with many more locations coming soon. Try the only chicken wings worthy of carrying the name of the 16x World Heavyweight Champion. FOLLOW ALL OF OUR SOCIAL MEDIA at https://83weekslinks.com/ Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com Get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9 over on AdFreeShows.com. That's less than 15 cents an episode each month! You can also listen to them directly through Apple Podcasts or your other regular podcast apps! \AdFreeShows.com also has thousands of hours worth of bonus content including popular series like Title Chase, Eric Fires Back, Conversations with Conrad, Mike Chioda's Mailbag and many more! Plus, live, interactive virtual chats with your favorite podcasts hosts and wrestling legends. All that and much more! Sign up today at AdFreeShows.com! Get all of your 83 Weeks merchandise at https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/83-weeks Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
151:07 16/01/2023
Strictly Business #010: Raj Giri
On this episode of Strictly Business we are joined by Raj Giri Special thanks to this week's sponsor! Jimmy's Seafood-Free 2-day nationwide shipping on orders over $125 (excluding steamed crabs and fresh items) use the promo code: WRESTLEBIZ FOLLOW ALL OF OUR SOCIAL MEDIA at https://83weekslinks.com/ Get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9 over on AdFreeShows.com. That's less than 15 cents an episode each month! You can also listen to them directly through Apple Podcasts or your other regular podcast apps! AdFreeShows.com also has thousands of hours worth of bonus content including popular series like Title Chase, Eric Fires Back, Conversations with Conrad, Mike Chioda's Mailbag, and many more! Plus, live, interactive virtual chats with your favorite podcasts hosts and wrestling legends. All that and much more! Sign up today at AdFreeShows.com! Get all of your Strictly Business merchandise at https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/83-weeks Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
77:27 12/01/2023
Strictly Business #009: WWE sale to Saudi Arabia?
At the closing bell of 1/11/2023, Eric Bischoff & Jon Alba respond to the reports from last night that said WWE had sold to Saudi Arabia. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
77:23 11/01/2023
83 Weeks #252: WWE Sale?
On this edition of 83 Weeks Conrad and Eric push back the initial plan to do a show about Buff Bagwell to next week as they talk all about the potential sale of the WWE. Special thanks to this week's sponsors! CamperMaxx -Specializing in MAXX discounted pricing on Travel Trailers and Fifthwheel RV’s.Visit: campermaxx.com or call 256-320-7033 ShipStation- Go to ShipStation.com/83weeks today and sign up for a FREE 60-day trial. FOLLOW ALL OF OUR SOCIAL MEDIA at https://83weekslinks.com/ Get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9 over on AdFreeShows.com. That's less than 15 cents an episode each month! You can also listen to them directly through Apple Podcasts or your other regular podcast apps! AdFreeShows.com also has thousands of hours worth of bonus content including popular series like Title Chase, Eric Fires Back, Conversations with Conrad, Mike Chioda's Mailbag and many more! Plus, live, interactive virtual chats with your favorite podcasts hosts and wrestling legends. All that and much more! Sign up today at AdFreeShows.com! Get all of your 83 Weeks merchandise at https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/83-weeks Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
108:20 09/01/2023
Strictly Business #009: Vince McMahon's WWE Takeover
Join Eric Bischoff and Jon Alba on this VERY SPECIAL EDITION of Strictly Business where they talk all about Vince McMahon's TAKEOVER of the WWE FOLLOW ALL OF OUR SOCIAL MEDIA at https://83weekslinks.com/ Get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9 over on AdFreeShows.com. That's less than 15 cents an episode each month! You can also listen to them directly through Apple Podcasts or your other regular podcast apps! AdFreeShows.com also has thousands of hours worth of bonus content including popular series like Title Chase, Eric Fires Back, Conversations with Conrad, Mike Chioda's Mailbag and many more! Plus, live, interactive virtual chats with your favorite podcasts hosts and wrestling legends. All that and much more! Sign up today at AdFreeShows.com! Get all of your Strictly Business merchandise at https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/83-weeks Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
89:27 06/01/2023
Strictly Business #008: 2023 PREDICTIONS
In this episode of Strictly Business, Eric Bischoff and Jon Alba make their predictions for 2023 in the professional wrestling business Special thanks to this week's sponsor! Jimmy's Seafood-Free 2-day nationwide shipping on orders over $125 (excluding steamed crabs and fresh items) use the promo code: WRESTLEBIZ FOLLOW ALL OF OUR SOCIAL MEDIA at https://83weekslinks.com/ Get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9 over on AdFreeShows.com. That's less than 15 cents an episode each month! You can also listen to them directly through Apple Podcasts or your other regular podcast apps! AdFreeShows.com also has thousands of hours worth of bonus content including popular series like Title Chase, Eric Fires Back, Conversations with Conrad, Mike Chioda's Mailbag, and many more! Plus, live, interactive virtual chats with your favorite podcasts hosts and wrestling legends. All that and much more! Sign up today at AdFreeShows.com! Get all of your Strictly Business merchandise at https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/83-weeks Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
81:23 05/01/2023
83 Weeks #251: TNA Invades Monday
On this episode of 83 weeks, Eric and Conrad talk all about the time TNA wrestling decided to go head-to-head with WWE RAW. Special thanks to this week's sponsors! CamperMaxx -Specializing in MAXX discounted pricing on Travel Trailers and Fifthwheel RV’s.Visit: campermaxx.com or call 256-320-7033 ShipStation- Go to ShipStation.com/83weeks today and sign up for a FREE 60-day trial. FOLLOW ALL OF OUR SOCIAL MEDIA at https://83weekslinks.com/ Get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9 over on AdFreeShows.com. That's less than 15 cents an episode each month! You can also listen to them directly through Apple Podcasts or your other regular podcast apps! AdFreeShows.com also has thousands of hours worth of bonus content including popular series like Title Chase, Eric Fires Back, Conversations with Conrad, Mike Chioda's Mailbag and many more! Plus, live, interactive virtual chats with your favorite podcast hosts and wrestling legends. All that and much more! Sign up today at AdFreeShows.com! Get all of your 83 Weeks merchandise at https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/83-weeks Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
136:58 02/01/2023
Strictly Business #007: TOP 5 WRESTLING NEWS STORIES OF 2022
This week on Strictly Business, Jon and Eric dive into the TOP 5 Wrestling news stories of 2022. Jimmys Seafood- JimmysFamousSeafood.com ships nationwide. Free 2-day nationwide shipping on orders over $125 (excluding steamed crabs and fresh items) use the promo code: WRESTLEBIZ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
74:24 29/12/2022
83 Weeks #250: The RISE of Eric Bischoff
In this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric Bischoff discusses his rise to power in WCW. Starting his time working in the AWA and the decision to leave for WCW, as well as his audition process and early days in the company. Bischoff also delves into his experiences working with Ric Flair, Dusty Rhodes, and other wrestling legends. He shares his thoughts on taking risks, facing criticism, and building his self-confidence. This candid conversation covers a wide range of topics, including Bischoff's thoughts on the current state of wrestling and his memories of significant moments in WCW's history. Special thanks to this week's sponsors! Manscaped- Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code WHW at Manscaped.com. Embark- Visit Embarkvet.com and use promo code 83WEEKS to save $65 today. Nutrafol- Get $15 OFF at Nutrafol.com/men and enter the promo code 83WEEKS CamperMaxx -Specializing in MAXX discounted pricing on Travel Trailers and Fifthwheel RV’s. Visit: campermaxx.com or call 256-320-7033 WoooooWings- Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world-championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app. Wooo Wings is now open in Nashville, San Antonio, and Jacksonville, Florida as well as Huntsville and Tuscaloosa in Alabama, with many more locations coming soon. Try the only chicken wings worthy of carrying the name of the 16x World Heavyweight Champion. Fansly- Go to fansly.com/promo/83WEEKS  for a FREE extended trial subscription with promo code 83WEEKS. Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com FOLLOW ALL OF OUR SOCIAL MEDIA at https://83weekslinks.com/ Get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9 over on AdFreeShows.com. That's less than 15 cents an episode each month! You can also listen to them directly through Apple Podcasts or your other regular podcast apps! AdFreeShows.com also has thousands of hours worth of bonus content including popular series like Title Chase, Eric Fires Back, Conversations with Conrad, Mike Chioda's Mailbag and many more! Plus, live, interactive virtual chats with your favorite podcasts hosts and wrestling legends. All that and much more! Sign up today at AdFreeShows.com! Get all of your 83 Weeks merchandise at https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/83-weeks Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
166:33 26/12/2022
Strictly Business #006: Fightful owner Sean Ross Sapp
Last week on Strictly Business, we welcomed in two members of the wrestling media that Eric holds in high regard, PWInsider's Mike Johnson and Dave Scherer. And this week, we welcome another individual who fits that bill, as Fightful's Sean Ross Sapp joins the program! Sean discusses his influences in sports media, media literacy, his journalistic process, what sets Fightful apart from other wrestling news sites, AEW's Brawl Out, and more! Special thanks to this week's sponsor! Jimmy's Seafood-Free 2-day nationwide shipping on orders over $125 (excluding steamed crabs and fresh items) use the promo code: WRESTLEBIZ FOLLOW ALL OF OUR SOCIAL MEDIA at https://83weekslinks.com/ Get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9 over on AdFreeShows.com. That's less than 15 cents an episode each month! You can also listen to them directly through Apple Podcasts or your other regular podcast apps! AdFreeShows.com also has thousands of hours worth of bonus content including popular series like Title Chase, Eric Fires Back, Conversations with Conrad, Mike Chioda's Mailbag and many more! Plus, live, interactive virtual chats with your favorite podcasts hosts and wrestling legends. All that and much more! Sign up today at AdFreeShows.com! Get all of your Strictly Business merchandise at https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/83-weeks Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
77:47 22/12/2022
83 Weeks #249: WCW Power Plant
Welcome to 83 Weeks #249 with Eric Bischoff! In this podcast, Eric discusses his recent trip to Las Vegas, shares his thoughts on whether wrestling can work on a streaming network, and talks about why he is DONE responding to Ric Flair In the main topic of the episode, Eric dives into the WCW Power Plant, discussing the fast count and his own experiences visiting the facility. He talks about the process of recruiting talent, the cast of trainers, and whether the facility was capable of producing a good finished product. Eric also shares stories about Ole Anderson, DDP, and Goldberg's training at the Power Plant. Later in the episode, Eric discusses the possibility of Bret Hart having CTE and the physical requirements for training at the WCW Power Plant. He also addresses the claim that the Power Plant needed its own local promotion and shares Jim Cornette's thoughts on the facility. Eric wraps up the episode by sharing his vision for a Las Vegas Power Plant under the new WCW and whether the Power Plant was too "hard-nosed." Tune in next week for the rise of Eric Bischoff! MANSCAPED-Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code 83WEEKS at www.Manscaped.com. Manscaped, for a perfect gift that will be the holiday’s biggest hit. EMBARK-Right now, Embark has a limited-time offer on their Breed and Health Kit and Purebred Kit for 83 Weeks listeners! Go to Embarkvet.com to get free shipping and save $65 with promo code 83WEEKS. Visit www.Embarkvet.com and use promo code 83WEEKS to save $65 today. LUCY-So whether you use nicotine while working, creating, or playing - Lucy Breakers are the intelligent choice. And we’ve got a special deal for our listeners: Get $10 off your first order when you use our promo code 83WEEKS at checkout--and shipping is always free. ROCKET MONEY-Get rid of useless subscriptions with Rocket Money now. Go to www.ROCKETMONEY.COM/83WEEKS. Seriously, it could save you HUNDREDS per year. Cancel your unnecessary subscriptions right now at www.ROCKETMONEY.COM/83WEEKS. FANSLY-Go to fansly.com/promo/83WEEKS for a FREE extended trial subscription to one of our favorite content creators. Just use code 83WEEKS at checkout. All the content on Fansly.com - Who knows what you’ll find? Feet pics? Your neighbor Jenna? Feet pics FROM your neighbor Jenna? Again that is fansly.com/promo/83WEEKS and promo code 83WEEKS. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
177:38 19/12/2022
Strictly Business #005: Mike Johnson & Dave Scherer from PWInsider
Welcome to Strictly Business episode #005! In this episode, we're joined by Mike Johnson and Dave Scherer from PWInsider. We introduce Mike and Dave and discuss why we've brought them on the show. Dave talks about founding 1Wrestling with Bob Ryder, and Mike discusses how difficult it is to confirm a story in the world of pro wrestling. Mike also shares his process for finding and reporting on stories, including the infamous CM Punk brawl and the breaking of the Brock Lesnar/NFL story. We also discuss the role of PR in pro wrestling media, and whether it's harder to make money now covering wrestling on the internet. Dave shares his humble beginnings in the industry, and Mike discusses how he met Dave and got hired by PWInsider. We also delve into the role of wrestling media in the industry and discuss the Nitro and Attitude Eras. Thanks for tuning in, and we hope you enjoy the episode! ROCKET MONEY JIMMY'S FAMOUS SEAFOOD Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
66:20 15/12/2022
83 Weeks #248: Eric Bischoff's END in TNA
83 Weeks is back with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson where our main topic is the end of Eric's tenure at TNA and the controversial decisions that led to his departure from the company. Bischoff opens up about the behind-the-scenes drama and shares his thoughts on what could have been done differently. In this candid conversation, Bischoff and Thompson also discuss Bischoff's Twitter feud with Ric Flair, IF the Four Horsemen ever drew any money, Barry Windham's GoFundMe, the Claire Lynch angle, TNA's missed payments to wrestlers, and whether AEW is a "vanity project". Don't miss this must-listen episode for wrestling fans! MANSCAPED-Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code 83WEEKS at www.Manscaped.com. Manscaped, for a perfect gift that will be the holiday’s biggest hit. EMBARK- Right now, Embark has a limited-time offer on their Breed and Health Kit and Purebred Kit for 83 Weeks listeners! Go to Embarkvet.com to get free shipping and save $65 with promo code 83WEEKS. Visit www..Embarkvet.com and use promo code 83WEEKS to save $65 today. FANSLY-Go to www.fansly.com/promo/83WEEKS for a FREE extended trial subscription to one of our favorite content creators. Just use code 83WEEKS at checkout. All the content on www.Fansly.com - Who knows what you’ll find? Feet pics? Your neighbor Jenna? Feet pics FROM your neighbor Jenna? Again that is www.fansly.com/promo/83WEEKS and promo code 83WEEKS. BETTERHELP-This podcast is sponsored by Better Help. When you’re ready to feel at the top of your mental health game, therapy can get you there. Visit www.BetterHelp.com/83weeks today to get 10% off your first month. LUCY-So whether you use nicotine while working, creating, or playing - Lucy Breakers are the intelligent choice. And we’ve got a special deal for our listeners: Get $10 off your first order when you use our promo code 83WEEKS at checkout--and shipping is always free. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
182:04 12/12/2022
Strictly Business #004 MUSIC in Pro Wrestling with Isaac Wriston
This week on Strictly Business Eric Bischoff & Jon Alba talk to Grammy Winning and 9x Grammy Nominated Multi-Platinum Producer, Musician, & Songwriter: Isaac Wriston all about MUSIC in pro wrestling. ROCKET MONEY- Get rid of useless subscriptions with Rocket Money now. Cancel your unnecessary subscriptions right now at ROCKETMONEY.COM/BISCHOFF. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
62:45 08/12/2022
83 Weeks #247: Larry Zbyszko
In this edition of 83 Weeks. Eric & Conrad talk all about "The Living Legend" Larry Zbyszko. More specifically: Larry working with Bruno Sammartino, Eric's time in the AWA, Zbyszko vs Hall, Zbyszko vs Bischoff, and Zbyszko vs nWo. MANCAPED-Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code 83WEEKS at WWW.Manscaped.com. Manscaped, for a perfect gift that will be the holiday’s biggest hit. EMBARK-Right now, Embark has a limited-time offer on their Breed and Health Kit and Purebred Kit for 83 Weeks’ listeners! Go to www.Embarkvet.com to get free shipping and save $65 with promo code 83WEEKS. Visit Embarkvet.com and use promo code 83WEEKS to save $65 today. ROCKET MONEY-Get rid of useless subscriptions with Rocket Money now. Go to WWW.ROCKETMONEY.COM/83WEEKS. Seriously, it could save you HUNDREDS per year. Cancel your unnecessary subscriptions right now at WWW.ROCKETMONEY.COM/83WEEKS. ATHLETIC GREENS-Athletic Greens is going to give you a FREE 1x year supply of immune-support Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is visit www.athleticgreens.com/83WEEKS. Again, that is www.athleticgreens.com/83WEEKS to take ownership over your health and pick up the ultimate daily nutritional insurance! NUTRAFOL- You can grow thicker, healthier hair AND support our show by going to www.Nutrafol.com/men and entering the promo code 83WEEKS to save $15 off your first month’s subscription – this is their best offer anywhere and it’s only available to US customers for a limited time. Plus FREE shipping on EVERY order. Get $15 OFF at www.Nutrafol.com/men KEEPS-If you're ready to take action and prevent hair loss, go to WWW.KEEPS.COM/83WEEKS to receive your first month of treatment for free. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
141:32 05/12/2022
Strictly Business #003: The Business of Wrestling conventions with Tracy Myers
This week on Strictly Business Jon Albe & Eric Bischoff are joined by the founder and Owner of Wrestlecade: Tracy Myers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
55:09 02/12/2022
83 Weeks 246: Guy Evans
In this episode, Eric and Conrad are joined by NITRO Author: Guy Evans MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code 83WEEKS at Manscaped.com. Manscaped, get your Jingle balls ready for the Holidays. MIRACLE BRAND - Upgrade your sleep with Miracle Brand! Go to TryMiracle.com/83WEEKS and use the code 83WEEKS to claim your FREE 3-PIECE TOWEL SET and SAVE over 40% OFF. Treat yourself, a friend, or loved one this holiday season. LUCY.CO - So whether you use nicotine while working, creating, or playing - Lucy Breakers are the intelligent choice. And we’ve got a special deal for our listeners: Get $10 off your first order when you use our promo code 83WEEKS at checkout--and shipping is always free. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
91:55 28/11/2022
Strictly Business #002: "Outside Stars" in Pro Wrestling
This week on Strictly Business, Jon Alba & Eric Bischoff talk about "Outside Stars" in pro wrestling. From Dennis Rodman to Bad Bunny, They go in-depth on when it's a good idea and when it's a bad idea. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
55:37 24/11/2022
83 Weeks 245: WCW's WORST Gimmicks
On this edition of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad discuss the ABSOLUTE WORST WCW gimmicks. The Ding Dongs? Arachnaman? Van Hammer? The gang is all here! MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code 83WEEKS at Manscaped.com. Manscaped, get your Jingle balls ready for the Holidays. MIRACLE BRAND - Upgrade your sleep with Miracle Brand! Go to TryMiracle.com/83WEEKS and use the code 83WEEKS to claim your FREE 3-PIECE TOWEL SET and SAVE over 40% OFF. Treat yourself, a friend, or loved one this holiday season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
137:49 21/11/2022
Strictly Business #001: FITE+ with Mike Weber
On this MAIN FEED DEBUT of Strictly Business, we welcome an individual who has spent countless years behind the scenes for WWF, WCW, and TNA, and currently serves as Chief Operating Officer for FITE, Mike Weber! ROCKET MONEY-Get rid of useless subscriptions with Rocket Money now. Go to ROCKETMONEY.COM/BISCHOFF. Seriously, it could save you HUNDREDS per year. Cancel your unnecessary subscriptions right now at ROCKETMONEY.COM/BISCHOFF. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
64:02 17/11/2022
83 Weeks 244: The Dungeon of DOOM
This edition of 83 Weeks is about THE DUNGEON OF DOOM!!! Eric Bischoff and Casio Kid talk all about the founding, the floundering, the YET TAY! and everything in between. MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code 83WEEKS at Manscaped.com. Be thankful this holiday season for the best gift of all from MANSCAPED™. Your Balls Will Thank you™ HENSON SHAVING - It’s time to say no to subscriptions and yes to a razor that’ll last you a lifetime. Visit HENSONSHAVING.com/83WEEKS to pick the razor for you and use code 83WEEKS and you’ll get two years' worth of blades free with your razor–just make sure to add them to your cart. MIRACLE BRAND - Upgrade your sleep with Miracle Brand! Go to TryMiracle.com/83WEEKS and use the code 83WEEKS to claim your FREE 3-PIECE TOWEL SET and SAVE over 40% OFF. Treat yourself, a friend, or loved one this holiday season. LUCY NICOTINE Get $10 off your first order when you use our promo code 83WEEKS at checkout--and shipping is always free. That’s Lucy. co, promo code 83WEEKS to receive $10 off and free shipping. Visit Lucy.co for more details, and we thank Lucy for sponsoring the podcast. ROCKET MONEY- Get rid of useless subscriptions with Rocket Money now. Go to ROCKETMONEY.COM/83WEEKS. Seriously, it could save you HUNDREDS per year. That’s ROCKETMONEY.COM/83WEEKS. NUTRAFOL-You can grow thicker, healthier hair AND support our show by going to Nutrafol.com/men and entering the promo code 83WEEKS to save $15 off your first month’s subscription – this is their best offer anywhere and it’s only available to US customers for a limited time. Plus FREE shipping on EVERY order. Get $15 OFF at Nutrafol.com/men SAVE WITH CONRAD - If you have credit card debt or are in a 30-year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote.  WOOOOO WINGS - Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world-championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app.  Wooo Wings is now open in Nashville, San Antonio, Jacksonville, Florida as well as Huntsville and Tuscaloosa in Alabama, with many more locations coming soon.  Try the only chicken wings worthy of carrying the name of the 16x World Heavyweight Champion. Eric is just one of our many hosts on ADFREESHOWS.com, the largest collection of wrestling legends on one channel. www.ADFREESHOWS.com will have every podcast ad free and early, plus bonus content you won't get anywhere else. Join Today www.ADFREESHOWS.com If you want the world to hear about the exciting things you're doing in your business then you need to advertise on 83 Weeks! We can help make a difference in your company today over at www.AdvertiseWithConrad.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
168:13 14/11/2022
83 Weeks 243: Master P and the No limit Soldiers
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad are BOUT IT, BOUT IT as they discuss the events surrounding Master P and the No Limit Soldiers coming into WCW towards the end of Eric's run with the company.  MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code 83WEEKS at Manscaped.com. Be thankful this holiday season for the best gift of all from MANSCAPED™. Your Balls Will Thank you™ HENSON SHAVING - It’s time to say no to subscriptions and yes to a razor that’ll last you a lifetime. Visit HENSONSHAVING.com/83WEEKS to pick the razor for you and use code 83WEEKS and you’ll get two years' worth of blades free with your razor–just make sure to add them to your cart. MIRACLE BRAND - Upgrade your sleep with Miracle Brand! Go to TryMiracle.com/83WEEKS and use the code 83WEEKS to claim your FREE 3 PIECE TOWEL SET and SAVE over 40% OFF. Treat yourself, a friend, or loved one this holiday season. ATHLETIC GREENS - Athletic Greens is going to give you a FREE 1x year supply of immune-support Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is visit athleticgreens.com/83WEEKS. Again, that is athleticgreens.com/83WEEKS to take ownership over your health and pick up the ultimate daily nutritional insurance! STEVEN SINGER - BLUECHEW - SAVE WITH CONRAD - If you have credit card debt or in a 30 year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote.  WOOOOO WINGS - Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app.  Wooo Wings is now open in Nashville, San Antonio, Jacksonville, Florida as well as Huntsville and Tuscaloosa in Alabama, with many more locations coming soon.  Try the only chicken wings worthy of carrying the name of the 16x World Heavyweight Champion. Eric is just one of our many hosts on ADFREESHOWS.com, the largest collection of wrestling legends on one channel. www.ADFREESHOWS.com will have every podcast ad free and early, plus bonus content you won't get anywhere else. Join Today www.ADFREESHOWS.com If you want the world to hear about the exciting things you're doing in your business then you need to advertise on 83 Weeks! We can help make a difference in your company today over at www.AdvertiseWithConrad.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
106:08 07/11/2022
83 Weeks 242: Kevin Sullivan
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad are talking about the career of one of the most creative minds in professional wrestling, Kevin Sullivan! The Boston Brawler's time in WCW as a wrestler, member of the Dungeon of Doom, feuding with Hulk Hogan, becoming involved creatively, Chris Benoit, Woman, the Horsemen and more! CHILISLEEP - Head over to sleep.me/83WEEKS to learn more and save 25% off the purchase of any new Dock Pro, Cube, or OOLER Sleep System. This offer is available exclusively for 83 Weeks listeners -- and only for a limited time!  ATHLETIC GREENS - Athletic Greens is going to give you a FREE 1x year supply of immune-support Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is visit athleticgreens.com/83WEEKS. Again, that is athleticgreens.com/83WEEKS to take ownership over your health and pick up the ultimate daily nutritional insurance! WOOOOO WINGS - Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app.  Wooo Wings is now open in Nashville, San Antonio, Jacksonville, Florida as well as Huntsville and Tuscaloosa in Alabama, with many more locations across the country.  Try the only chicken wings worthy of carrying the name of the 16x World Heavyweight Champion. SAVE WITH CONRAD - If you have credit card debt or in a 30 year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote.  STEVEN SINGER - Finding that person you want to spend the rest of your life with is great, but hate all the pressure of what's next. Skip all the hassle and head directly to the experts at IHateStevenSinger.com BLUECHEW -Bluechew gives you confidence in bed every time. Visit BlueChew.com and get your first order free when use promo code 83WEEKS. Just pay $5 shipping! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
129:22 31/10/2022
83 Weeks 241: Halloween Havoc 95,96 & 98 Megasode
This week on 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff, we celebrate Halloween Havoc season with a 6+ hour look back at Eric and Conrad's dissection of the iconic seasonal events from 1995, 1996 and 1998! MANSCAPED - Go to Manscaped.com and get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code 83WEEKS. Say Trick or Treat to your beautiful new Halloweenie with MANSCAPED™.  CHILISLEEP - Head over to sleep.me/83WEEKS to learn more and save 25% off the purchase of any new Dock Pro, Cube, or OOLER Sleep System. This offer is available exclusively for 83 Weeks listeners -- and only for a limited time!  BETTER HELP - This podcast is sponsored by Better Help. When you’re ready to feel at the top of your mental health game, therapy can get you there. Visit BetterHelp.com slash 83weeks today to get 10% off your first month. WOOOOO WINGS - Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app.  Wooo Wings is now open in Nashville, San Antonio, Jacksonville, Florida as well as Huntsville and Tuscaloosa in Alabama, with many more locations across the country.  Try the only chicken wings worthy of carrying the name of the 16x World Heavyweight Champion. SAVE WITH CONRAD - If you have credit card debt or in a 30 year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote.  BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code 83 Weeks at checkout just pay 5 dollars shipping. STEVEN SINGER - Go now to IHATESTEVENSINGER,com and click on CHRISTA to check her out or visit Steven's showroom at the other corner of 8th and Walnut in Philly. Buy real diamonds from a real jeweler you can trust. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
392:33 24/10/2022
83 Weeks 240: Scott Hall: Too Sweet!
With Conrad traveling back from Triplemania XXX, Casio is in the co-host chair as him and Eric go 2+ hours, picking back up on Scott Hall's WCW run! Topics include Scott returning from rehab, "overruling" finishes, Barry Bloom, plans to split up Hall & Nash, Sean Waltman's release, Scott's continued issues, Goldberg, and much more! NUTRAFOL - You can grow thicker, healthier hair AND support our show by going to Nutrafol.com/men and entering the promo code 83WEEKS to save $15 off your first month’s subscription – this is their best offer anywhere and it’s only available to US customers for a limited time. Plus FREE shipping on EVERY order. Get $15 OFF at Nutrafol.com/men CHILISLEEP - Head over to sleep.me/83WEEKS to learn more and save 25% off the purchase of any new Dock Pro, Cube, or OOLER Sleep System. This offer is available exclusively for 83 Weeks listeners -- and only for a limited time!  MANSCAPED - Go to Manscaped.com and get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code 83WEEKS. Say Trick or Treat to your beautiful new Halloweenie with MANSCAPED™.  WOOOOO WINGS - Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app.  Wooo Wings is now open in Nashville, San Antonio, Jacksonville, Florida as well as Huntsville and Tuscaloosa in Alabama, with many more locations across the country.  Try the only chicken wings worthy of carrying the name of the 16x World Heavyweight Champion. SAVE WITH CONRAD - If you have credit card debt or in a 30 year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
165:53 17/10/2022
83 Weeks 239: Eric's 2005 WWE Run
On this episode of 83 Weeks, we revisit Eric finishing up his run in the WWE in 2005. From watching Vince McMahon blow his knees out at the Rumble, Raw in Japan, Bischoff announcing Money in the Bank for the first time, getting the RKO, Batista turning on Hunter, the ECW invasion, John Cena joining Raw, slapping referees, Kurt Angle and more! MANSCAPED - Go to Manscaped.com and get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code 83WEEKS. Slay your worst pubes and keep your dagger clean with MANSCAPED™.  RECTEQ - Visit recteq.com and use the code BISCHOFF to get 5% off SITEWIDE! That’s 5% off their top-notch wood pellet grills, one-of a kind RECTEQ ICER coolers, chef-tested rubs and sauces, accessories, merchandise, everything, 5% off!  CHILISLEEP - Head over to sleep.me/83WEEKS to learn more and save 25% off the purchase of any new Dock Pro, Cube, or OOLER Sleep System. This offer is available exclusively for 83 Weeks listeners -- and only for a limited time!  WOOOOO WINGS - Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app.  Wooo Wings is now open in Nashville, San Antonio, Jacksonville, Florida as well as Huntsville and Tuscaloosa in Alabama, with many more locations across the country.  Try the only chicken wings worthy of carrying the name of the 16x World Heavyweight Champion. SAVE WITH CONRAD - If you have credit card debt or in a 30 year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
135:31 10/10/2022