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Episode 45: Lawler vs. Funk & The Films Of John Hughes

Episode 45 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry is here and we are back from vacation. And much as Thin Lizzy & Phil Lynott once said…The Boys are Back in Town! And on this episode we are discussing a great Memphis brawl from 1981 and we discuss the career and legacy of filmmaker John Hughes.

Match discussed:
Terry Funk vs Jerry Lawler (3/23/81 in Memphis)

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Episode 26: 1980’s Matches & Best/Worst Restaurants

Episode 26 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry is here! On this episode, we discuss two more matches that people have said should’ve been in Jeff’s top 100 of the 80’s, including one match that Jeff says belonged in the top 30!! All that plus we discuss our choices for the top 5 best and worst sit down chain restaurants!

Matches discussed:
– Jerry Lawler vs Bill Dundee 12/31/85
– Adrian Adonis & Dick Murdoch vs Jack & Jerry Brisco 12/28/84

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Episode 25: 1980’s Matches & Nude Scenes

Episode 25 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry has arrived! And on this episode, we are going to check 3 matches that listeners suggested that SHOULD have been in my top 100 of the 80’s! All that plus we discuss the anniversary of the deaths of some legends, and finally…..we take a look at our top five favorite nude scenes in mainstream movies! That’s right, who did the best job of getting naked???

Matches discussed:
– Buddy Rose vs Dynamite Kid from 9/4/83
– Jerry Lawler vs Dutch Mantel from 3/29/82
– Jack Brisco vs Roddy Piper from 7/7/82

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Episode 23: 1980’s Matches & Favorite Fast Food Restaurants

Episode 23 of Breaking Kayfabe hasn’t landed–it escaped! And on this episode, we are taking a look at some matches that did NOT make Jeff’s Top 100 Matches Of The 1980’s list! That’s right, someone thinks Jeff was wrong!  And besides that, we will reveal what possibly will be our most controversial top 5 list EVER! We are revealing our choices for the best AND worst fast food restaurants!!

Matches discussed include:
– Jerry Lawler & Sweet Brown Sugar vs Bobby Eaton & Sabu from 1/17/83 in Memphis
– The Moondogs vs Jackie Fargo & Stan Lane from 5/9/83 in Memphis
– Bob Backlund vs Ken Patera from 5/19/80 in MSG

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Episode 14: 1980’s Top Matches & Stranger Things

Episode 14 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry has arrived! On this episode, the guys are going to discuss 4 more of Jeff’s top 100 of the 80’s—featuring a special guest appearence by Mr. Kentucky Fried Rasslin’ himself, Scott Bowden! We also take a look at the phenomenon known as Stranger Things!

Matches discussed:
– Ted DiBiase vs Dick Murdoch 12/31/85 in Oklahoma City
– Curt Henning vs Nick Bockwinkel 11/21/86 in Las Vegas
– Jerry Lawler vs Bill Dundee 6/6/83 in Memphis “Loser Leaves Town”
–  Ric Flair vs Ricky Steamboat 2/20/89 in Chicago Bowdren’s #4 match of the decade!

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