The Way We Was: 1996 Week 47

Jamie Lithgow

We have reached a milestone in our 1996 timeline. A world class performer has made his debut in a new industry and changed the way we view sport and entertainment forever. Yes, that’s right, this week back in 1996 saw the release of Space Jam! As well as Michael Jordan hanging out with Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck there was also something called The Survivor Series. All this and more in this week’s The Way We WasContinue reading

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The Way We Was: 1996 Week 46

Jamie Lithgow

To celebrate the end of the working week, today we turn back the clock and head back to 1996 to remember The Way We Was. Evander Holyfield shocked the boxing world by completely out-boxing WBA Heavyweight Champion Mike Tyson to become a three time world champion. That’s enough chat about the fake world of boxing, let’s see what happened this week in the real world of professional wrestling…
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The Way We Was: 1996 Week 43

Jamie Lithgow

It’s been a busy week in the music industry in 1996. 2Pac has released three albums in one week, despite the handicap of being dead. All are selling like hot cakes. The Artist Formally Known As Prince would now like to be known as ‘The Artist’ and Michael Jackson has announced that he is set to become a father. This is nothing compared to what was happening in the WWF and WCW though. Let’s see what was going down on Raw and Nitro in this week’s  ‘The Way We Was‘ …

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The Way We Was: 1996 Week 42

Jamie Lithgow

We’re heading back to 1996 again where Donald Trump has silenced rumours of sexism by purchasing the Miss Universe, Miss USA and Miss Teen beauty pageants. Nobody associated with those contests could possibly be sexist, right?! One place where sexism was rife in the 1990s was in wrestling, so let’s see what happened on this week’s Raw and Nitro in this week’s ‘The Way We Was‘ …

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