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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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Rey Mysterio Jr.

Rey Mysterio Jr.

2019-12-0902:27:036

On this episode of 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, the subject is perhaps the greatest high flying wrestler of all time, Rey Mysterio Jr.! Hear all about Rey's entrance into WCW, what Eric initially thought of him, how the locker room reacted to him, his matches and feuds through the years with Dean Malenko, Jushin Liger, Chris Jericho, Prince Iaukea, Psychosis and many more! Plus, the night Rey was launched into a trailer by Kevin Nash in a famous backstage assault during the early days of the NWO, his injury history, teaming with Konnan, Juventud Guerrera, and Billy Kidman, losing his mask, becoming a "Giant Killer," becoming "Hip Hop Rey" as a No Limit Solder with Master P, his days as Cruiserweight and Tag Team Champion, what Eric thinks his ultimate legacy will be, and so much more!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com  Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
Ask Eric Anything 2!

Ask Eric Anything 2!

2019-12-0201:59:516

On this week's 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, Eric takes some more questions from the audience! A plethora of topics are discussed, including all sorts of WWE talk, WCW, AEW, ECW and more PLUS a never before told story about Conrad, Starrcast, and who he wanted to replace Undertaker and Kurt Angle with...you won't BELIEVE this one!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com  Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
World War 3 '97

World War 3 '97

2019-11-2502:30:216

On this episode of 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, the fellas discuss WCW World War 3 from November 1997, from one of the hottest time periods in company history, and the last PPV before Starrcade's Sting vs. Hulk Hogan main event! This show is packed with news, views, and memories from that time period, including why Scott Hall was the choice to win the main event battle royal, Curt Hennig's feud with Ric Flair over his betrayal of the Four Horsemen, Eddy vs. Rey, Raven's WCW PPV debut vs. Scotty Riggs, Saturn defends his recently won WCW TV Title vs. the former champion Disco Inferno, PLUS Bret Hart signing with WCW and the Montreal Screwjob controversy, RICK RUDE jumps from WWE to WCW and appears on Raw and Nitro the same night, Goldberg, Van Hammer, The Steiner Bros., Meng and The Barbarian and so much more!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com  Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
World War 3 '95

World War 3 '95

2019-11-1802:22:014

On this episode of 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, the fellas discuss the inaugural WCW World War 3 event, which include the first of its kind, 3 Ring, 60 Wrestler Battle Royal! Hear all about that match, the participants, and the initial plans, PLUS Hulk Hogan BURNS The Wrestling Observer live on PPV! Also, Sting vs. Flair, Savage vs. Luger, Chris Benoit, Big Bubba, Jim Duggan, DDP, Johnny B. Badd, The Giant, Ron Reis as T Rex, was El Gigante set for a return, Nitro vs. Raw in November 1995, Vader vs. Paul Orndorff, and so much more!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com  Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
Clash Of The Champions XXIX

Clash Of The Champions XXIX

2019-11-1102:06:129

On this episode of 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, AUSTIN VS. DUGGAN....54 seconds! AUSTIN VS. DUGGAN...54 seconds! Relive the infamous Clash Of The Champions from November 1994, in Jacksonville, Florida, that included Dave Sullivan and Brutus The F'n Barber Beefcake in the main event, a pivotal loss in Steve Austin's career, The Honky Tonk Man, and more, in this first Clash of the temporary Post-Flair/Hogan as WCW Champion Era! Hear Eric's thoughts on why the short Steve Austin loss to Jim Duggan, his well known feelings about working with HTM, running big shows without Ric Flair, The Three Faces Of Fear (Sullivan, Brutus, Avalanche/Earthquake,) teaming Sting with Hogan, and so much more!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com  Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
When Worlds Collide

When Worlds Collide

2019-11-0601:53:352

On this episode of 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, the fellas go back in time to 1994 and the AAA/WCW co-promoted "When Worlds Collide" PPV! This was the first pro wrestling PPV to air that was not from a US based promotion. How did it come about, what were Eric's feelings on Lucha Libre at the time, how did he settle on a commentary team and more! Plus, thoughts on matches involving talent like Konnan, Eddy Guerrero, Art Barr, La Parka, 2 Cold Scorpio, Louie Spicollo, Psicosis, and Rey Mysterio Jr.!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com  Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
The Best Of 83 Weeks 4!

The Best Of 83 Weeks 4!

2019-11-0402:12:373

Enjoy this weeks' "Best Of 83 Weeks 4," as we revisit some of the most hilarious, combative, surprising and informative moments in the history of the show!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com  Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
Halloween Havoc '97

Halloween Havoc '97

2019-10-2801:32:055

On this week's 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, Eric and Conrad discuss one of the biggest cards in WCW history, HALLOWEEN HAVOC '97! With a main event of Hollywood Hogan vs. Roddy Piper in a cage, and in the midst of the Sting vs. NWO angle, there was sure to be a ton of eyeballs on this show! Also taking place that night, Randy Savage and DDP continued their feud of the year in a "Death Match," Lex Luger wrestled Scott Hall with Larry Zbyszko as special guest referee, and Curt Hennig defended the US title against the man he betrayed at Fall Brawl, Ric Flair! PLUS, hear all about Disco Inferno vs. Jacqueline and how WCW got there, Alex Wright vs. Mongo McMichael, Chris Jericho vs. Gedo, AND one of the greatest matches of all time, Eddy Guerrero vs. Rey Mysterio Jr., Cruiserweight title vs. Rey's mask! All this, along with all the news and notes from the time period, including Jeff Jarrett leaving WCW, was Todd Pettengill ever considered as an on air talent by Eric, and so much more!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com  Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
Scott Hall

Scott Hall

2019-10-2102:13:599

On this week's 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, Eric and Conrad discuss one of the greatest superstars of all time, the original "Outsider," "The Bad Guy" himself, Scott Hall! In this first chapter of many about his career, Eric and Conrad talk about Scott's early days in the business, his initial WCW run as Diamond Studd, signing him back to WCW from WWE, The Outsiders with Kevin Nash, the early days of the NWO with Hulk Hogan, Outsiders vs. The Nasty Boys and The Faces Of Fear and so much more!PLUS, hear Eric's candid thoughts on his recent run with and departure from WWE...Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com  Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
Halloween Havoc '96

Halloween Havoc '96

2019-10-1501:52:113

On this week's 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, Eric and Conrad discuss WCW Halloween Havoc '96! In the midst of one of the hottest angles in wrestling wrestling history, the NWO with the still freshly turned heel Hollywood Hogan were running roughshod over all the WCW babyfaces and heroes! Hear all about Hogan's feud with Randy Savage, their main event match at Havoc, Randy's WCW contract, and their relationship at the time! Plus, Jeff Jarrett joins WCW, The Giant in the NWO, where did Bret Hart stand at the time and were there negotiations, JJ Dillon coming aboard, plus so much more!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com  Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
The Best Of 83 Weeks 3!

The Best Of 83 Weeks 3!

2019-10-1401:50:391

On this week's 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, enjoy some of the greatest, funnest, and most informative moments from the show's history!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks  See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com   Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
Ask Eric Anything

Ask Eric Anything

2019-10-0701:43:12

On this week's 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, Eric takes questions from the audience! A plethora of topics are discussed, including AEW vs. NXT, Eric's entrance to the ring, WCW, traveling around the world, stooges in the wrestling business and much, much more!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks  See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com   Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
Eric Joins TNA

Eric Joins TNA

2019-09-3001:55:174

On this week's 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, Eric and Conrad discuss the how, why, and when of the beginnings of Eric's association with TNA Wrestling. Did Eric feel he was done in the wrestling business after the end of his WWE run? What was his experience like writing a book? How did the Hulkamania Tour of Australia come about? How did Eric first become aware of TNA, what did he think of their weekly PPV model, what type of contact did he have with them through the years, and how did it all lead to Eric and Hulk Hogan joining the promotion? All this plus talk about Jerry Jarrett, Jeff Jarrett, Dixie Carter, Vince Russo, and so much more!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks  See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com   Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
Eric Watches Raw (9-22-97)

Eric Watches Raw (9-22-97)

2019-09-2301:38:34

On this week's 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, Eric and Conrad watch the September 22, 1997 episode of WWE Monday Night Raw! There is so much to discuss from this famous episode which aired from Madison Square Garden in NYC, including Vince taking his first Stunner from Stone Cold Steve Austin, Mick Foley appearing as Cactus Jack for the first time in a WWE ring, and the ongoing Undertaker-Paul Bearer storyline that would lead to the emergence of Kane! Plus, Vince talks to Bret Hart about his contract, setting a chain of events spinning out of control, Owen Hart wrestles stablemate Brian Pillman, Shawn Michaels and backstage controversy, Ahmed Johnson, The Legion of Doom and so much more!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks  See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com   Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
Fall Brawl '96

Fall Brawl '96

2019-09-1602:11:15

On this week's 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, Eric and Conrad discuss the WCW PPV from September 1996, Fall Brawl! It took place in the early days of the hot NWO vs. WCW angle, and one of the first major matches to take place in that angle was War Games that night! Whose side was Sting on? What was the genesis behind the NWO Sting angle, and what are Eric's thoughts on it today? Plus Eric discusses various rumors about talent jumping ship around this time, the PPV debut of Chris Jericho, and Konnan, The Giant, The Nasty Boys, Randy Savage and The Giant are all in action!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks  See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com   Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
On this week's 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, Eric and Conrad do a deep dive on the circumstances and the stories behind Eric getting sent home from WCW in September 1999. What preceded it, what plans had to be left on the table due to it, who sent Eric home, who did Eric call after, and what were his plans for both the short term and long term once this happened? Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks  See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com   Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
Arn Anderson

Arn Anderson

2019-09-0201:53:041

On this week's 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, Eric and Conrad discuss the life and career of the legendary "Enforcer" Arn Anderson! Hear all about Eric's first memories of Arn, beginning to work with him in WCW, Arn's relationship and matches with Ric Flair, Flair/Anderson vs. Steve Austin and Brian Pillman, his matches against Hulk Hogan, the unfortunate situation that occured with Sid Vicious in 1993, his contributions backstage, working through injuries and his retirement and speech in 1996, working with the Four Horsemen including Flair, Benoit, McMichael, Roma, Hennig, wrestling the Renegade for the WCW TV Title, and so much more!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks  See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com   Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com
On this week's 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, Eric and Conrad discuss the final WCW Clash Of The Champions, Clash Of The Champions 35! This show aired live on TBS in the midst of the heated WCW vs. NWO, and Hulk Hogan vs. Sting angles, and featured Scott Hall & Randy Savage main eventing against DDP & Lex Luger, as well as a post match angle with Sting that is remembered for all the wrong reasons! Plus the newly signed Curt Hennig teamed up with Ric Flair to take on Konnan and Syxx, and Raven made his WCW in ring debut as that character, against former tag team partner and lackey Stevie Richards! Also in action and discussed are Steve McMichael, Jeff Jarrett, Ultimo Dragon, Chris Jericho, Eddie Guerrero, Juventud Guerrera, Psychosis and more!Plus, hear all about what Eric has been up to since his big move east to Connecticut!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks  See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com   Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com   Interact with Eric live - twitch.tv/83weeks  Ask a question about next week's show on Twitter: @83weeks
Road Wild '99

Road Wild '99

2019-08-1901:16:511

On this week's 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, Eric and Conrad discuss WCW Road Wild '99, the final PPV before Eric went home that year Feat. Kevin Nash vs. a newly returned babyface Hulk Hogan, Randy Savage vs. Dennis Rodman and so much more!Plus, hear all about what Eric has been up to since his big move east to Connecticut!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks  See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com   Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com   Interact with Eric live - twitch.tv/83weeks  Ask a question about next week's show on Twitter: @83weeks  Stop throwing your money on rent!
On this week's 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson, Eric and Conrad Watch-A-Long during a special 100th episode of WCW Monday Nitro! It was a special three hour edition on August 4, 1997, which featured a huge WCW World Heavyweight Championship match between Hollywood Hogan and Lex Luger! Also on the card, DDP vs. Ric Flair, Konnan vs. Psychosis, Chris Benoit vs. Syxx, and The Giant in a handicap match!Plus, hear all about what Eric has been up to since his big move east to Connecticut!Support us on Patreon for even more content from Eric & Conrad for just $9! Patreon.com/83Weeks  See Bruce & Eric in a Monday Night War Debate and Eric take on the author of the Death of WCW Book, plus 20 other live events starting at just $4.99 at fite.tv/starrcast  Buy a shirt and get a call from Eric: www.EricBischoff.com   Find tons of new merch at BoxOfGimmicks.com   Interact with Eric live - twitch.tv/83weeks  Ask a question about next week's show on Twitter: @83weeks  Stop throwing your money on rent!Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at HideFromRent.com
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Comments (88)

jacob stephens

4 commercials in 20 minutes? I have to fast forward 20 times to avoid them, I just gave up and listened to Jericho. I've never seen a podcast this full of commercials and they're long as hell too.

Nov 10th
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J M

Terrible episode.

Nov 4th
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Bryan Towne

Love the show but did it seem like they talked about the Australian tour more than TNA? Haha

Oct 3rd
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Lincoln Cajulis

1:13:10 Stone Cold Stuns Vince.

Sep 24th
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Dan Foucault

so perfect it couldn't be real lol

Aug 17th
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Randy A

hope Eric's connection gets fixed!

Jul 29th
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Thomas Koppe

16 minutes of nothing to start

Jul 9th
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Jimmy Freese

why you mf'ers always wanna tie Bishoff in with a piece of S*** like Russo.

Jun 14th
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CJ Snellgrove

the host of the show needs to quit being a smartass every damn time he doesn't get the exact answer he wants. btw...🖕Bret Hart...dude is the most overrated wrestler of all time!

Jun 12th
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Joe Mays

Love this show!!! Conrad is awesome!!

Jun 10th
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Joe Mays

Wrestling podcasts are the best!!!

Jun 7th
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Charles Latour

2 hours? So he only answered 3-4 questions?

Jun 4th
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smileychuy

thx jojo lmao I love hearing them argue😹😹

May 27th
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Thomas Koppe

1:07:00 mark Eric is either drunk or having a stroke

May 21st
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FWFRANCHISE

interview is prob 12 min the rest of the show is ads

May 21st
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Drew Russell

Way too many ads , seems like one every 3-5 minutes, hard to keep up with the podcast

May 20th
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Charles Latour

Picking up Russo's sloppy seconds?

Apr 15th
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FWFRANCHISE

is this uncensored month or something? why wouldnt you just do them in order of you're doing 3 in a row?

Mar 20th
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Reme Stacks

bishoff is gay

Mar 11th
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FWFRANCHISE

lazy episode nothing new, heard all the same flair stories they've told 1000 times

Mar 3rd
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