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The Raven Effect

Join professional wrestling superstar & world class idiot, Raven, along with a motley assortment of friends, enemies, know-it-alls, know nothings, professional level morons and highly functioning sociopaths, for a veritable cornucopia of stupidity covering current events, conspiracies, pop culture, politics, general muckety-muck, and any and all topics that can be properly bantered.

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Episode 100 - Yay! w/Chris Jericho

It's a fabulous show...for reals; we bring back the Name Game; the world's worst rock anthem list; we pay off the WrestleRock cliffhanger; Star testimonials; Disco crashes the show; Busby brings back Tiddles Ringside to no applause; but kills with Raveny Yelp reviews; plus so much fuckin amazing stuff and of course all the usual perversions!

1hr 13mins

11 Feb 2019

Rank #1

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The Return of Upset Vince Russo

The death of Vader; the firing of Cass; politics, but wrestling related; a new Raven song; possible upcoming Freaky Friday between R&B ThankU or FU; R&B debate SAT scores; Busby still hates short people; no one likes the Buzz Aldrins; Jessica Rabbit - she's either into bestiality or she's a Rabbit.. savvy? 12 Monkeys; Into the Badlands and of course all the usual perversions & much much more!

1hr 10mins

25 Jun 2018

Rank #2

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Chris Jericho FINALLY guests on The Raven Effect

Jericho has a blast & blasts Raven for never inviting him before...oops. Stories from his new book, including a Yoko Ono story so funny - you'll pee yourself; Jericho & Raven banter like the old days; Busby plays Mad Libs &...

1hr 17mins

11 Sep 2017

Rank #3

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Sandman Slams Women Headlining Shows

Whimsical conversation on Patreon, but you missed it because you're too cheap to spend $5; Sanford and Son callback; The Raven Effect is in the top 30 wrtestling podcasts in China; Feeney is scared of being naked and has a bear prowling his neighborhood, leading him to be eerily quiet this week; Sandman makes controversial comments about women wrestling, and Tessa Blanchard responds; Pitfalls of "cancel culture" and vilifying people who disagree; South Park and Tosh.0 manage to survive the "Woke Society"; Fan Mail; and of course, all the usual perversions. Have Raven say things that you want him to say, either for yourself or for someone you want to talk big-game shit to by going to  www.cameo.com/ravenprime1

1hr 14mins

9 Dec 2019

Rank #4

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Raven Reveals Why He Quit WCW

We find out who Autumn is and all about the Rhino; Busby tells his fascinating Secret Origin yet still makes time to behave dickishly and of course all the usual perversions. Send in your comments and questions to fanmail@theraveneffect.com

1hr 9mins

16 Oct 2017

Rank #5

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Raven addresses Bischoff's comments on being miserable... (hint: I was)

New Sad Libs, better than Mad Libs...   Raven supplies all ringer words like horse-c&@k and Busby fits them into JFK assassination report...   comedy mayhem ensues; New Quiz: Busby may be both Dickish, Pretentious & Racist, but is he Sanctimonious?Newser, FannyMail, a smidgen of Upset Vince Russo; Busby story of George Clooney punching Fabio; new product based on Rain-X, more 12 Monkeys, and of course all the usual perversions.

1hr 15mins

13 Aug 2018

Rank #6

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Perry Saturn Interview….a must listen!

Part 2 of last week’s crazy cliffhanger; Conor MacGregor goes crazy; crazy octopus eats man’s penis; crazy-ass fan mail; Jinder Mahal, Dick Snarl, paper airplanes; Raven puts over his friend, director Max Landis and Busby heels on him....

1hr 15mins

27 Nov 2017

Rank #7

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Comics, Becky Lynch's broken jaw, and the evolution of the clown

Shawn Michaels bad landing; The story of how McDonaldLand is a complete rip-off of HR Pufunstuf, and the ensuing lawsuit; Project Blue Beam; Newser returns w/a vengeance... Man smears peanut butter on junk and his dog eats his nads; people get pooped on in Disneyland.. now the crappiest place on Earth; a topical intro... well, topical for R&B Stan Lee passes.. RIP.. maybe more props for Jack "the King" Kirby now; a little more Higherside Chats, Join Patreon, and of course, all the usual perversions.

1hr 25mins

19 Nov 2018

Rank #8

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John Cena's in ring boners, wrestler poops his trunks, and unnamed wrestler cums

Rich and Feeney blindly agree with Raven; UFC talk leads to discussion about the fandoms of wrestling and MMA; Protecting head injuries in sports, how different sports handle it;  The ups and downs of the Twitter audience influencing wrestling shows; Rich gets the small packages, and of course, all the usual perversions...

56mins

17 Jun 2019

Rank #9

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Goldberg vs. Undertaker in Saudi Arabia

It's the Eenie, Meenie, Miney and Mo show; Raven wants to talk Avengers: Endgame, provides multiple spoilers and gets Japan heat for it; Gwyneth Paltrow has no idea she was in Spiderman: Homecoming; Raven has the best, or worst near-miss in the history of man; The guys have a handwriting analysis workshop, Raven still can't read his and needs a typist; Blindspot season finale blows up some characters, Raven figures out who makes it & how...; TV show breakdowns, the increase in skin and language and the decline of the amount of episodes per season; TV shows and movies need to stop with the shitty, super obvious twist endings, it equates to Joe Biden running for President; McDonald's gives away millions of dollars in free french fries thanks to the Toronto Raptors; Raven was proven to be right about his UFC fight picks from the previous fight night and he makes his picks for the fights that happened before the show airs ... and most if not all, of the usual perversions ...

43mins

10 Jun 2019

Rank #10

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Bad conspiracy theories give good conspiracy theories a bad name!

Sex wrestling clip discussed... is it a porn about wrestling or wrestling as porn? Either way, the audience was rabid; William Regal pee on a plane story as regaled by Busby; Grand Jury convened on 9-11 conspiracy theory; Busby gets plastered for his incredibly wrong UFC prediction, his pretty weak Hep Snaps and for not believing Raven when he said that slimeball political operative Roger Stone had a tattoo of Richard Nixon's face on his back; fan Mail, Newser and of course all the usual perversions...

1hr 11mins

25 Feb 2019

Rank #11

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Celebrity Sex Tapes Ranked ... Screech, you did not do so well

Quick Draw McGraw interviewed by Cory Maclin; Busby loses his Hep Snap music; Bill Cosby is a rapist; Worst top 20 rock anthem list ever... and we mean ever. I mean this list is such a piece of shit.. and sure we also have the Sex Tape rankings list so we have 2 lists on one show but c'mon, we're just marking time til our 100th monstrous episode next week when we give you a really Shitshow of an episode. But don't think of this ep as filler, think of every episode as filler! But filler building to a crescendo of mediocrity... uh thanks? Oh, and um, also all of the usual perversions... Ps. Join Patreon. It's easier than joining the Army.. or the Navy for that matter. Maybe not the Air Force or the Coast Guard. Umm, join Patreon. If you read this far, you've already committed a lot of time, just waste a little more by joining Patreon!

1hr 7mins

4 Feb 2019

Rank #12

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7 star match ... WTF?

Meltzer said a 4 1/2 star match is not epic.. Huh?; UFC 225 discussed; Busby as Dangerfield does Dusty's Hard Times promo... it's exactly what you think it is, both a mess and brilliant.. and a mess; new Raven song.. Sister Busby Hair Surprise; Broom Masters; bad puns; Gomer Pyle USMC Hammer; Free Willy Wonka; Thank you or F you w/Gypsy woman and... you'll love it; No more begging for viral tweets, instead use #BusbyMeansWell.. cause the little fella does.. mean well.. and he is kinda.. well, mean.. well,

1hr 15mins

18 Jun 2018

Rank #13

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We are officially a Shitshow Trainwreck! And we couldn't be prouder!

Last words on All-In; the all new, all exciting Adjacent Name Game; the all new, less exciting Busby bit...  (it's actually my personal favorite, but don't tell Busby); the HappyTime Murders and how is it that muppets can cum for so long? If I came that long, I'd be going...   ba-dump bump!Rodney Dangerfield hep snaps; Raven teases a new song, UFC 228/229, whatever it takes, and of course all the usual perversions!

1hr

17 Sep 2018

Rank #14

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Skate Fast, Eat Ass!

Skate Fast, Eat Ass (not only will be our next T-shirt design but) is also the rubicon to cross on deciding if you're a RavenEffect Podcast fan. If you think it's vulgar, and childish and are amused by it, you've found your way home! If you find vulgarity and childishness, childish and vulgar, stop reading and listen to something else.  Oh.. plus, there's always a bunch of nonsense and of course there's always all of the usual perversions....

59mins

29 Jul 2019

Rank #15

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Jericho Vs. Omega, AJ Wins Title and Raven Spirals

Raven has personal crap that sucks just like everyone else; UFC reviewed; Raven sings songs by the ______ when intro takes a detour; new twist to "Raven-appropriated Busby name game" with both Geto Mongol & Waldo Von Erich;...

1hr 13mins

13 Nov 2017

Rank #16

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The science of the "American Pie" pie-fucking scene

Where do you draw the line on poor taste? In crayon, of course; Comedians who walk the line; Reasons why people support the things they do; Raven's recent medical adventure, EKG and arteries rebelling; An example of when getting older really sucks, watching a bad movie knowing you'll never get the time back; Lies of the TV and talk media;  The guys recap their holidays; Rich coming to Dallas in the new year; In-N-Out vs. Whataburger revisited and how Smokey and the Bandit could be remade today with In-N-Out instead of Coors; Fan Mail; and of course, all the usual perversions. Have Raven say things that you want him to say, either for yourself or for someone you want to talk big-game shit to by going to  www.cameo.com/ravenprime1 ProWrestlingTees.com has a New Years sale going on, enter coupon code New Year for 20% off

1hr 18mins

30 Dec 2019

Rank #17

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Everything from 3 named assassins to oral sex while getting a tattoo...

Raven has 3 degrees of separation from the Philly Phanatic; becomes friends with Collective Soul, and dated a Carny owner; we explain to millennials about pay-phones and needing a buttload of quarters to make long distance calls; Rich almost attends a live UFC event, almost goes to a Raven indy show, and time heals all...  but not nutmeg or Morris Day; Feeney keeps it 100, sells men's care products and starts a regrettable tattoo discourse...  uh the tattoo being regrettable, not the discourse; Gigolos get Lonely Too; Mr Belding; Gritty; possible return of Busby; the actual return of Newser; Civil War Gold spoilers; FanMail, and of course, all the usual perversions! Ps. A negative shout out, or more precisely, a glorious "F&@k You" to the rednecks who tried to blow up Robert the producer's neighborhood w/fireworks on the 4th of July.

1hr 16mins

8 Jul 2019

Rank #18

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How did R&B's Wrestle-A-Mania predictions hold up?

Raven got em all right & Busby got em all wrong, ha! So basically, virtue triumphs over Dickishness! Well maybe not virtue but you get it...; New song " Me So Busby", Raven's best so far..  which really doesn't say much; UFC 223 recap; new Rick & Morty name game; all rhyming Intro; multiple Quotes of the Day..  or is it Quotes of the Days..  or is it Quote of the Days? Either way..  or neither way..  there's an assload of absurdity and of course, all the usual perversions.

1hr 21mins

16 Apr 2018

Rank #19

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Lots of wrestling talk. Why? Why not? Speaking of knots ... Callback!!

Much more wrestling talk and chit-chat w/less planned segments than usual, yet still the requisite amount of stupidity & nonsense; Raven discusses burgeoning hypnosis career.R. I. P. Jim Neidhart; Last week's Raw and what pissed off Busby; Raven throws in his two cents, a discussion ensues... c'mon people, you know how conversations work;Raven reveals tweet he wouldn't twat on the twitter bc he didn't twant to offend the twinternet.. but he has no such qualms about twoffending his podcast twisteners! Busb

1hr 8mins

20 Aug 2018

Rank #20