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The Straight Shooters

The Straight Shooters

The best and worst of pro wrestling covered weekly by Nick Piccone (PhillyInfluencer.com, FoxPHLGambler.com) and Vaughn Johnson (Inquirer.com).

Since 2015, the duo has produced compelling, unique, and entertaining weekly episodes along with special exclusive content on Patreon ... Live commentary specials before they were cool, deep dives into entire pay-per-view events, movies, documentaries, and career retrospectives, high profile guests, current product analysis, and much more!

Request your own deep dives on Patreon: patreon.com/theshooterspod

Recent Episodes

346: 'Santa With Muscles' Deep Dive

Dec. 1, 2022

MOVIE TIME! This week, we dive deep into Santa With Muscles, starring Hulk Hogan. Via IMDB: A heartless millionaire [Hogan] believes he is Santa Claus after an accident renders him amnesiac. HAPPY HOLIDAYS! -- Follow us on T…

345: What We're Thankful for in 2022

Nov. 23, 2022

A Straight Shooters Tradition! For Thanksgiving, we're listing what we're thankful for in 2022 in the world of professional wrestling. -- Follow us on Twitter [ @_piccone ] [ @VaughnMJohnson ] [ @theshooterspod ] You can sub…

344: WCW Fall Brawl: War Games '98 Deep Dive

Nov. 19, 2022

WARGAMES is SOON and Nick and Vaughn travel back to 1998 WCW to dive deep into Fall Brawl! It's mayhem in WarGames in this one, as there are three teams of three... but it's really every man for himself. The Warrior is here!…

343: Phillies World Series run, WCW WrestleWar '92 Deep Dive

Nov. 12, 2022

This week, Nick and Vaughn ARE BACK after a magical Phillies World Series run fell short by 2 games. The guys discuss what they've been up to during this run and then take a deep dive into WCW WrestleWar '92... the last Wres…

CLASSIC 307: WWF Survivor Series '96 Deep Dive

Nov. 3, 2022

Classic episode originally recorded November 2021. Nick and Vaugn dive deep into Sid vs. Shawn. Bret vs. Austin. Taker vs. Mankind. AND MORE! Survivor Series 1996 deep dive. -- Follow us on Twitter [ @_piccone ] [ @VaughnMJo…

CLASSIC 306: WWF Survivor Series '95 Deep Dive

Nov. 1, 2022

Classic episode originally recorded in November 2021. Nick and Vaughn dive deep into WWF Survivor Series 1995. Bret vs. Diesel. The Wild Card Match! Phantom of the Taker, and more! -- Follow us on Twitter [ @_piccone ] [ @Va…

CLASSIC 256: WWF In Your House 11: Buried Alive (Oct. '96) Deep Dive

Nov. 1, 2022

Classic episode originally recorded in October 2020. Nick and Vaughn dive deep into WWF IYH 11: Buried Alive, as the Undertaker and Mankind headlined this one in a "non-sanctioned Buried Alive match." Good stuff. -- Follow u…

342: WCW Halloween Havoc '91 Deep Dive

Oct. 18, 2022

This week, Nick and Vaughn dive deep into WCW Halloween Havoc 1991 and the CHAMBER OF HORRORS MATCH! AND THE HALLOWEEN PHANTOM! AND THE BRAVES/TWINS WORLD SERIES GAME 7 OH NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO -- Follow us…

CLASSIC 305: WCW Halloween Havoc '95 Deep Dive

Oct. 15, 2022

Originally recorded October 2021. HOGAN. THE GIANT. MONSTER TRUCK MADNESS! It's our Halloween Havoc '95 deep dive! -- Follow us on Twitter [ @_piccone ] [ @VaughnMJohnson ] [ @theshooterspod ] You can subscribe to The Straig…

CLASSIC 304: WCW Halloween Havoc '94 Deep Dive

Oct. 14, 2022

Originally recorded October 2021. It's another CLASSIC EPISODE! It's the END OF AN ERA (it's not) as WCW Champion Hulk Hogan takes on Ric Flair in a Steel Cage Retirement Match. BROTHER BRUTI BE DAMNED! -- Follow us on Twitt…