Welcome, boys and girls, to another episode of the Lawcast! This week, in honor of the debut of AEW Dynamite, we're looking back to the only other time in history that a show was debuted in competition with WWE on this scale. Of course, we're talking about WCW Monday Nitro.
One hour. In today's era of long, bloated shows, it's hard to believe that it only took Eric Bischoff on hour to paint his masterpiece, and put the wresting world on notice. And for the first time ever, we're doing a watchalong so you can see it unveil in front of your eyes right alongside us. Especially Cewsh, who has somehow never seen this show before!
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