Meanwhile, in WCW: 1997 Week 43

Jamie Lithgow

It was a busy week back in 1997, what with the World Series and all. The Florida Marlins defeated the Cleveland Indians 4 games to 3. Oh wait, this a wrestling blog. Luckily, it was a busy week in the wrestling ring too, with Halloween Havoc providing plenty of highlights for this week’s ‘Meanwhile, in WCW’… Continue reading


Meanwhile, in WCW: 1997 Week 42

Jamie Lithgow

 Back in 1997, the world was still listening to Elton John’s ‘Candle in The Wind’ while the big films out this week were ‘Bean’ and ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’. I guess some things are better left in the past. On the other hand, wrestling from 20 years ago is well worth revisiting so let’s find out what was happening in the world’s number one promotion in this week’s ‘Meanwhile, in WCW’… Continue reading

Meanwhile, in WCW: 1997 Week 41

Jamie Lithgow

It is the 20th anniversary of all kinds of stuff in the WWE right now. Back in 1997, fans of the Fed were introduced to Kane, Hell in a Cell and D-Generation X all within the last week. What most forget, however, is that more people were watching the other channel while all this was happening. So, let’s see what was going down in this week’s ‘Meanwhile, in WCW’… Continue reading