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Prime Time with Sean Mooney

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Rank #53 in Wrestling category

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Reliving the greatest era of professional wrestling, one legendary conversation at a time. Former WWE announcer Sean Mooney sits down with pro wrestling legends of the 80s, 90s, and today - every Wednesday - to talk in-depth about their lives inside and outside of the ring.

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Reliving the greatest era of professional wrestling, one legendary conversation at a time. Former WWE announcer Sean Mooney sits down with pro wrestling legends of the 80s, 90s, and today - every Wednesday - to talk in-depth about their lives inside and outside of the ring.

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Love the live commentary

By slick'81 - Jan 09 2020
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Realky enjoying the network classis commentary mr.mooney

Ian Mooney

By nwojersey - Dec 06 2019
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This episode 🤢🤮 HORRIBLE DUDE!!! But I DO love your show. Keep it going!! (Just the good ones)

iTunes Ratings

612 Ratings
Average Ratings
539
34
21
5
13

Love the live commentary

By slick'81 - Jan 09 2020
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Realky enjoying the network classis commentary mr.mooney

Ian Mooney

By nwojersey - Dec 06 2019
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This episode 🤢🤮 HORRIBLE DUDE!!! But I DO love your show. Keep it going!! (Just the good ones)
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Prime Time with Sean Mooney

Latest release on Jan 22, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Dave Meltzer

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This week on “Prime Time with Sean Mooney,” we welcome one of the most polarizing figures in the world of pro wrestling, Dave Meltzer! Dave talks about all the work that went into starting the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, and the dedication to his work to this day - usually spending 100 hours a week on the publication. Dave talks about why some wrestlers provide him information, and why others will not - and how he could verify the information was legitimate. Dave also discusses his relationship with Vince McMahon and the WWE, and whether he would ever entertain the idea of working for them. Plus, Dave talks about the future of the wrestling business, the wrestling podcast boom, his thoughts on the future of AEW, and much more! Don't miss this 5-star conversation with Dave Meltzer!!Need more Mooney?? Join PTSM's Patreon page for exclusive content - Live watchalongs, bonus shows, Q&A's, giveaways and much more! Shop Prime Time merchandise at MooneyTees.com! Follow Prime Time on Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Mar 13 2019

1hr 3mins

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Rank #2: Christian

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This week's episode of "Prime Time with Sean Mooney" totally reeks with awesomeness, as we welcome the co-host of the Edge and Christian show, Christian! Christian talks about growing up in a small town in Canada, and the similar roads both he and Edge traveled into the world of professional wrestling. Plus, Christian recounts working indy shows in Canada and the United States, and the impact those shows had on his in-ring abilities. Christian also talks about breaking into the WWE, and quickly becoming the Light Heavyweight Champion, and how he and Edge managed to stand out among the rest of the roster during the Attitude Era. Also, he discusses the infamous ladder and TLC matches he and Edge participated in, their impact on professional wrestling, and much more!

Prime Time with Sean Mooney t-shirts make the perfect holiday gift for the wrestling fan in your life! Pick up the classic "Sean Mooney Who?" shirt, or "Mooney is Money" or the infamous "Are you laughing, Sean?" shirt, All at MooneyTees.com!Subscribe to Prime Time on YouTube for full episodes, clips, and exclusive bonus content. And follow Prime Time on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Dec 12 2018

1hr 17mins

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Rank #3: Bret Hart: In His Own Words, "Lost Match" with Tom Magee

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On this special episode of "Prime Time with Sean Mooney", we bring you a conversation from the main stage of Starrcast II in Las Vegas with Bret "Hit Man" Hart! Bret talks about returning to Caesars Palace for the first time in 26 years, since losing the WWE title to Yokozuna at Wrestlemania IX. Bret explains what he was expecting to happen...and why things didn't work out that way. Bret also talks about his Hall of Fame induction, which was infamously interrupted by a crazed fan. Bret shares memories of Owen Hart including some classic ribs, and shares his thoughts on the Montreal Screwjob. But, THERE'S MORE! Sean and Bret are joined onstage with a rare appearance by Tom Magee, as they relive the famous "Lost Match" that took place between Bret and Tom during an un-televised match in 1986. Hear the true story from the two men who lived it!

Support Prime Time on Patreon and get every episode early and ad-free for just $4.99. www.Patreon.com/primetimemooney

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Oct 02 2019

1hr 39mins

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Rank #4: Warlord

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This week on "Prime Time with Sean Mooney", we welcome former WWE Superstar, the mighty Warlord! Warlord talks about getting his start in pro wrestling, including a fateful encounter with Road Warrior Animal at The Gym in Minnesota. He also talks about meeting Dusty Rhodes and training with Ed Sharkey. Warlord reflects on his time in the NWA, teaming up with the Barbarian, as well as the influence Ivan Koloff had on his career. Warlord shares memories of working with the Road Warriors, and the formation of the Powers of Pain. Plus, Warlord talks about his first meeting with Vince McMahon, his move to WWE, what the locker room was like upon his arrival, and the state of the tag team division at the time. Want more? Warlord discusses his transition to a singles wrestler, feuding with Davey Boy Smith, his ultimate departure from WWE, and where he headed after leaving the company. That and so much more!

Need more Mooney? Join Team Mooney over on Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes, clips, Q&As, live watchalongs and so much more! www.patreon.com/primetimemooney

Need even MORE Mooney? Check out Sean's new podcast, "Upside of 40 with Sean Mooney" where he wrestles with something new – the facts of life after 40. Candid talk for men over 40 with real experts & real advice. Mondays at 6:00am ET!

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Jul 17 2019

1hr 26mins

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Rank #5: Diana Hart

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This week on PTSM, we bring you 3 HOURS with a woman who’s certainly seen it all, as we welcome wife of The British Bulldog & member of the legendary Hart Family, Diana Hart!! Diana shares some incredible Stu Hart stories, memories of Stu training in the dungeon, and discusses the early success of Stampede Wrestling. Diana talks about meeting Davey Boy Smith for the first time and having to date in secret. Diana reflects on the challenges she faced being the wife of a WWE Superstar, and the struggles her children, Harry and Georgia, also faced. Diana discusses the infamous backstage incident between the Bulldogs and Rougeaus, and the ultimate fallout between Davey and Dynamite Kid. Plus, ALL about the legendary SummerSlam 92 match between Davey and Bret - the lead up to the match, Davey's substance issues, the stress she felt, and the impact the match had on both men's careers. Diana also talks about the end of her marriage to Davey, the impact of Owen's tragic death, and so much more.Need more Mooney?? Join PTSM's NEW Patreon page for exclusive content - Live watchalongs, bonus shows, Q&A's, giveaways and much more! Shop Prime Time merchandise at MooneyTees.com! Follow Prime Time on Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram.Prime Time with Sean Mooney is brought to you by Blue Chew! Head to BlueChew.com and experience the difference. Enter promo code PRIMETIME to try it FREE! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Feb 13 2019

3hr

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Rank #6: Earl Hebner

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We celebrate 2 years of "Prime Time with Sean Mooney"...with what else? Another legendary conversation, as we welcome a man who has literally been in the middle of it all over his 40+ year career, referee Earl Hebner! Earl takes us back to the beginning, working on the ring crew and training with Tommy Young. Earl talks about what it takes to be a good referee and the role referees had in matches back in the day. He reflects on his time working for the NWA, and his memories of working with Ric Flair, as well as the famous Magnum TA vs Tully Blanchard "I Quit" match. Earl discusses the Montreal Screwjob - what he did and didn't know about it, how it affected his relationships with Bret Hart and Shawn Michaels, and the impact it had on his career. Plus, he shares memories of Stone Cold Steve Austin, Andre the Giant, Joey Marella, and much more!

Need more Mooney? Join Team Mooney over on Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes, clips, Q&As, live watchalongs and so much more! www.patreon.com/primetimemooney

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Jun 12 2019

1hr 48mins

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Rank #7: Bruce Prichard

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It's a new era in the life of Prime Time. Sean is going solo, and he is starting off the new era with a bang! Bruce Prichard, aka "Brother Love," joins the show to talk about what it was like living in the WWF kingdom. Subscribe to Prime Time on YouTube for full episodes, clips, and exclusive bonus content at PrimetimeMooney.com. Shop for Prime Time merchandise at MooneyTees.com! And follow Prime Time on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Oct 25 2017

2hr 1min

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Rank #8: J.J. Dillon

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On this episode of "Prime Time with Sean Mooney", we bring you a 2+ hour conversation with one of the original members of The Four Horsemen, WWE Hall of Famer, J.J. Dillon! J.J. talks about where his love for pro wrestling started, cutting his teeth as a referee. transitioning to a wrestler before ultimately transitioning to a manager. He talks about the origins - and meteoric rise - of The Four Horsemen, which lives on to this day. Plus, J.J. discusses his move up north to work for Vince and the WWF, what his role was during his tenure, and why he left. That and so much more!

Support Prime Time on Patreon and get every episode early and ad-free for just $4.99. www.Patreon.com/primetimemooney

Shop Prime Time merchandise at www.mooneytees.com

And be sure to check out "JJ: The JJ Dillon Podcast", part of the Two Man Power Trip feed on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and all of your favorite podcast apps. New episodes every Saturday at 6:05pm ET.

Oct 23 2019

2hr 9mins

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Rank #9: Jim Johnston

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Former WWE music composer, Jim Johnston, joins Prime Time to talk about how he got started in music, how he ended up in the WWE, and recounts how he created so many of your favorite entrance themes! Subscribe to Prime Time on YouTube for full episodes, clips, and exclusive bonus content at PrimetimeMooney.com. Shop for Prime Time merchandise at MooneyTees.com! And follow Prime Time on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Jan 17 2018

1hr 56mins

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Rank #10: Conrad Thompson

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Hey Hey! On this episode of Prime Time with Sean Mooney, we welcome "The Podfather" himself, Conrad Thompson! Conrad talks about being an entrepreneur as far back as childhood, and how that drive has carried over to his work today. He discusses the impact that ALLIN could have on independent wrestling and the way independent wrestlers are treated, the creation of Starrcast, and what he is looking forward to most at the historic event.Subscribe to Prime Time on YouTube for full episodes, clips, and exclusive bonus content at PrimetimeMooney.com. Shop for Prime Time merchandise at MooneyTees.com! And follow Prime Time on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Aug 29 2018

1hr 5mins

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Rank #11: One Man Gang/Akeem

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Prime Time welcomes one of the most recognizable big men in wrestling history; the man behind One Man Gang and Akeem "The African Dream," George Gray! George talks about being introduced to wrestling by the Poffo family and befriending Randy "Macho Man" Savage. All about his WWE run, going to WCW in the 90's, his heart attack in the ring, and more!Subscribe to Prime Time on YouTube for full episodes, clips, and exclusive bonus content at PrimetimeMooney.com. Shop for Prime Time merchandise at MooneyTees.com! And follow Prime Time on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Aug 01 2018

1hr 32mins

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Rank #12: "The Russian Nightmare" Nikita Koloff

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It's a BIG week on "Prime Time with Sean Mooney", as we bring you another legendary conversation AND bring you some BIG podcast news! Excited to welcome "The Russian Nightmare", Nikita Koloff to the show this week to talk about his start in pro wrestling thanks, in part, to a suggestion from Road Warrior Animal. Nikita discusses adopting the Russian gimmick, how he was able to perfect the accent, and the lengths he went to make the gimmick work. He also talks about his relationship with Ivan, and why he believes Ivan welcomed him from the start. Nikita also talks about Dusty's impact on his career, working with Magnum TA, why he never made the jump to WWE, and much more!

Stick around after the conversation with Nikita ends, as Sean tells you about some BIG, breaking podcast news!

Need more Mooney? Join Team Mooney over on Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes, clips, Q&As, live watchalongs and so much more! www.patreon.com/primetimemooney

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Jun 05 2019

1hr 13mins

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Rank #13: Bruce Prichard: PRIME TIME VAULT

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We open Mooney's Vault to relive Episode 19 of "Prime Time with Sean Mooney"! It's a new era here on PTSM, as Sean goes solo on the podcast. And what a way to kick it off by welcoming "Brother Love" Bruce Prichard, to talk about what it was like living in the WWE kingdom, working so close to Vince McMahon for nearly two decades, his hit podcast Something to Wrestle, and so much more!

Need more Mooney? Join Team Mooney over on Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes, clips, Q&As, live watchalongs and so much more! www.patreon.com/primetimemooney

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Aug 24 2019

2hr

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Rank #14: "The Total Package" Lex Luger: PRIME TIME VAULT

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We open Mooney's Vault to relive another legendary conversation with "The Total Package" Lex Luger! Lex talks about playing football and his career in the CFL and USFL. He recounts meeting and being trained by Hiro Matsuda and reflects on his WCW and WWE runs. Plus, his relationship with Miss Elizabeth, the events surrounding her death and how her death affected him. He also reflects on being confined to a wheelchair, ultimately finding religion, and more in this powerful conversation!

Support Prime Time on Patreon and get every episode early and ad-free for just $4.99. www.Patreon.com/primetimemooney

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Dec 28 2019

2hr 14mins

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Rank #15: WWF Stars That Never Got Over Big: PRIME TIME VAULT Ep. 13

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We open Mooney's Vault to relive Episode 13 of "Prime Time with Sean Mooney and Hacksaw Jim Duggan"! Sean and Hacksaw talk about stars that never got over big in the WWF, including the likes of Junkyard Dog, Lex Luger, and Dusty Rhodes, who were big stars elsewhere, but never quite got over big time once they joined the WWF. Plus, Sean and Hacksaw look back on last week's podcast about Legends House, and answer fan questions. So grab your 2 x 4, sit back, and listen! Hoooo!

Need more Mooney? Join Team Mooney over on Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes, clips, Q&As, live watchalongs and so much more! www.patreon.com/primetimemooney

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Jul 06 2019

1hr 30mins

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Rank #16: Vince Russo: PRIME TIME VAULT

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We open Mooney's Vault to relive another legendary conversation on "Prime Time with Sean Mooney" with Vince Russo! Love him or hate him, there's no denying the impact that Vince Russo has had on the world of pro wrestling. Vince talks about his love for wrestling as a kid, how he wound up in WWE, the start of Raw Magazine, the Monday Night Wars and the Attitude Era, jumping to WCW, his thoughts on the current product, and so much more!

Support Prime Time on Patreon and get every episode early and ad-free for just $4.99. www.Patreon.com/primetimemooney

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Nov 30 2019

2hr 7mins

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Rank #17: Sgt. Slaughter

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Listen up...and that’s an order! A brand new episode of Prime Time with Sean Mooney comes your way, as we welcome WWE Hall of Famer Sgt. Slaughter! Sarge talks about his time in the Marine Corps, his introduction to pro wrestling through the AWA, and his close relationship with Lord Alfred Hayes.. Plus, he discusses  the creation of the Sgt. Slaughter character, his influence on Jesse “The Body” Ventura, his struggles with stage fright, and much more!Subscribe to Prime Time on YouTube for full episodes, clips, and exclusive bonus content at PrimetimeMooney.com. Shop for Prime Time merchandise at MooneyTees.com! And follow Prime Time on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Sep 12 2018

3hr 33mins

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Rank #18: "Fake" Razor Ramon, Rick Bognar

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Hey Yo! This week on "Prime Time with Sean Mooney," we welcome Rick Bognar...best known to WWE fans as "Fake" Razor Ramon! Rick talks about growing up in Canada and getting into wrestling as a teenager. Rick reflects on his time working in Japan, where he'd perform for Frontier Martial-Arts Wrestling as Big Titan. Rick also talks about extreme wrestling, and splitting his time between Canada and Japan. Rick talks about he got his chance with the WWE, and all about how the "Fake" Razor Ramon gimmick came to be. Plus, his altercations with JBL backstage, and so much more!

Need more Mooney? Join Team Mooney over on Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes, clips, Q&As, live watchalongs and so much more! www.patreon.com/primetimemooney

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May 22 2019

1hr 30mins

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Rank #19: 100th Episode with Todd Pettengill!

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This week, we celebrate the 100th episode of "Prime Time with Sean Mooney"...and what a way to celebrate, as we bring you Sean's successor in the WWE, Todd Pettengill! Todd talks about growing up in New York and getting into radio at the young age of 11. Todd discusses his move to Albany after graduating high school, becoming the highest rated on-air personality in the market, and getting a chance to work with Michael Cole. Todd talks about how he was first discovered by Vince McMahon, and how he prepared for his job in the WWE having come in from outside of pro wrestling. He also discusses officially signing with WWE, and negotiating his contract with Linda McMahon. Plus, Todd reflects on his first big WWE event, WrestleMania IX, while wearing a toga. Todd also shares memories of legends like Gene Okerlund, Gorilla Monsoon, Booby Heenan, Randy Savage and others, reflects on his Slammy 1996 performance, discusses his departure from WWE, and so much more!

Need more Mooney? Join Team Mooney over on Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes, clips, Q&As, live watchalongs and so much more! www.patreon.com/primetimemooney

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May 08 2019

1hr 25mins

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Rank #20: WWE Entrance Themes with Jim Johnston! PRIME TIME VAULT

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We open Mooney's Vault to relive a very rare conversation with long-time WWE music composer, Jim Johnston! Jim talks about how he got started in music, and what led him to the WWE. Jim discusses how he created so many legendary Superstar entrance themes, and even breaks out his guitar to play a few of your favorites!

Support Prime Time on Patreon and get every episode early and ad-free for just $4.99. www.Patreon.com/primetimemooney

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Nov 02 2019

1hr 52mins

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