Ep 45: Table For 3 w/ Cornette & Hayes, Stooges In WCW, Why Eric Dislikes Russo, 'Cool Heels', More

Released Wednesday, 31st May 2017
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This week's episode of Bischoff on Wrestling features Eric and Nick taking an in-depth look at his recent WWE Network Table For 3 special with Jim Cornette and Michael PS Hayes. Including:

- What it was like being on set with Jim Cornette after the terrible things Jim has said about him
- If Eric was familiar with why Jim didn't like him
- How Eric dealt with backstage "stooges" in WCW
- Why he hates Vince Russo
- What the independent pro wrestling scene was like when Eric launched the WCW Power Plant
- What other concepts from WCW Eric is proud of
- If Eric feels responsible for the "cool heel"
- Whether Roman Reigns can be a real old school heel
- More...

Eric then answers questions from the #BischoffOnWrestling mailbag regarding:

- Whose promos Eric enjoyed listening to the most in WCW
- How he would have ended the nWo angle
- If there was ever a push in WCW to do business deals, recruit talent or do live events in Puerto Rico
- If it's true WCW's PPV profits went to Time Warner and not WCW
- Whether featuring Eric backstage before the "shocking" hug with Vince on RAW took away from his debut
- The idea of a tag team Money In The Bank Ladder Match
- Hulk Hogan's hair peace at Halloween Havoc 96
- If undefeated streaks mean less now than before
- Why the proposed WCW deal with NBC in late 98 didn't work out
- More...

You can find a special Bischoff on Wrestling Overrun on IRWNetwork.com featuring Eric chatting his longtime friend and former WCW Performer Sonny Onoo. Some of the topics they discuss include:

- How Sonny turned Eric onto sushi
- Why it's weird getting older and going to strip clubs
- Their memories from their bizarre trip to North Korea for The Collision In Korea w/ Muhammad Ali
- Why Eric thinks WWE will never released The Collision In Korea on the WWE Network
- Sonny's take on NJPW expanding into the United States and what Japanese wrestling fans want
- Vince Russo eliminating Japanese wrestlers from WCW TV and the subsequent lawsuit that Sonny was apart of
- Eric as a kickboxer and why other kickboxers were scared of him
- If Sonny thinks Eric could have taken Vince McMahon in a fight
- Sonny's recent trip to the NJPW offices
- More...

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