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KEN RESNICK

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Wrestling with History covers different years in the history of pro wrestling with a behind the scenes look at the action. Former WWE and AWA Broadcaster Ken Resnick joins forces with Legendary Pro Wrestling Journalist Bill Apter and former Philadelphia Radio Personality Bruce Wirt for a trip down memory lane. 

This week Ken Resnick and Bill Apter take you inside their personal interactions with Vince McMahon. 07 – Bill Apter’s first interactions with Vince, and the change in demeanor once he took control of the company 20 – Ken’s interview with Vince 33 – Bruce Prichard going to work for Vince and becoming his right hand man 40 – Ken gets in hot water for saying a bad word on TV 50 – Vince marketing toward kids Next Week: Don’t miss it… Bill Apter and Ken Resnick talk about the 3 major champions of the 60s and 70s: Bruno Sammartino, Verne Gagne, and Harley Race.

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Wrestling with History covers different periods in the history of pro wrestling with behind the scenes looks at the stars, the events, and the promoters. Former WWE and AWA Broadcaster Ken Resnick joins forces with Legendary Pro Wrestling Journalist Bill Apter and former Philadelphia Radio Personality Bruce Wirt for a trip down memory lane.

WWH Logo 2021.png

Wrestling with History covers different years in the history of pro wrestling with a behind the scenes look at the action. Former WWE and AWA Broadcaster Ken Resnick joins forces with Legendary Pro Wrestling Journalist Bill Apter and former Philadelphia Radio Personality Bruce Wirt for a trip down memory lane. 

This week: Bill Apter breaks down how the ranking system worked in the Apter Mags – Pro Wrestling Illustrated (PWI), The Wrestler, and others – including a detailed look at the top 10 as published in PWI in the August 1985 edition. Ken Resnick talks about reaction to rankings by talent and promoters behind the scenes.