How does professional wrestling still work after all these years? It works very, very well. Brant explores the phenomenon of the WWE and the many incarnations and adjustments the company has made to keep cranking out superstars and retain its rabid fan base.

In this episode Brant goes in depth with two legends of the WWE in “ManKind” Mick Foley and Sean “X-Pac” Waltman and he gets the insiders guide to the WWE fan base from long-time WWE pro and current host of “Making Their Way To The Ring” Lilian Garcia.


“Mankind” Mick Foley: WWE Superstar and Legend

Sean “X-Pac” Waltman: WWE Superstar and Legend

Lilian Garcia: Former WWE announcer and Afterbuzz TV host

Running Time: 1:06:18


1:06 – The WWE is as big as ever, how is that possible?

6:06 – Story Time: The slap heard around the world

14:12 – Guest Lilian Garcia

30:50 – Guest Sean “X-Pac” Waltman

40:13 – Guest “Mankind” Mick Foley

1:01:22 – Why I’m Not… What did we learn?

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“Why I’m Not…” hosted by documentary filmmaker and veteran television producer Brant Pinvidic is a light-hearted weekly podcast in which Brant explores topics that he doesn’t fully understand by interviewing the people who do.

In each episode, Brant explores one of the latest topics, fads, trends or addictions from all sides, and tries to remind you… before you judge it, try to understand it. Why I’m Not… originates from the state of the art studios at the AfterBuzz TV network and is sold by Podcast One.

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