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Pro-Wrestling Legend Ivan Koloff: I Thought André the Giant Was Gonna Break My Ribs

Even world-heavyweight wrestling champions get spooked in the ring.

Just ask Ivan “The Russian Bear” Koloff, who snagged the WWWF title in 1971.

CAPTION: "He was a good man," Ivan (above) tells us of André. "He turned out to be a good friend."

"He was a good man," Ivan (above) tells us of André. "And in the end, he turned out to be a good friend."

Unfortunately, that was also the era when André the Giant —who’d go on to win the WWF title in 1988 and, five years later, become the first wrestler to be inducted into the WWF’s Hall of Fame—was coming into his own.

Interviewed on Lord Elevation, Ivan recalls doing battle with the man known as the Eighth Wonder of the World.

“André—seven feet tall, 550 pounds, size 26 shoe. I mean, the guy was intimidating. I was Continue reading

What's Going On? July 1st, 2008

Create your own BTR

Well, radio fans, I’ve been looking through all of today’s great programming to find some interesting shows to bring to you. I hope I don’t disappoint.

Here’s some highlights:

Online safety is an important issue, especially when it comes to our kids. Dave and Bill welcome Utah’s Attorney General Mark Shurtleff to talk about your kids’ online safety and the Cyberhood Watch. That’s this afternoon at 3:00 p.m. EST. If you can’t make the show live, do stop by later to catch it on demand.

Tracy Swedlow, host of TV of Tomorrow, welcomes Tom Morgan, chief strategy officer at Move Networks to talk about all the industry-wide developments and keep us up to date with Move Networks’ developments. Tune in today at 1:00 p.m. EST.

On the UFO Show with Aaron Moriarity listeners are welcome to call in or chat about issues pertaining to UFO’s and the paranormal. Today at 1:00 p.m. EST.

Today on Small Business Radio, a subject near and dear to my heart – social networking. Are you Twittering? How about Plurk? Brian Wallace, Founder of NowSourcing, is going to discuss the many benefits of Plurk and everything you need to get started. This is of interest to hosts who wish to promote radio shows, bloggers who wish to promote blogs and people who just like to join in on the online conversation. See you there today at 1:00 p.m. EST.

WAR Radio is featuring an interview with former WWF Announcer Michael Porter. Today at 2:00 p.m. EST.

Camp Rock star Jordan Francis is live on World Talk Live this afternoon at 4:00 EST.

Indie R&B sensation Jayms Madison is a guest on The Rock Prince and Mimbes at 5:30 p.m. EST.

Sixteen year old author Daniel J Carr talks about his book Iris: Destiny when he visits with AngelLesa today at 8:00 p.m. EST.

Doctor MO features an interview with Dr. Boyce Watkins a regular commentator for CNN, Good Morning America , MSNBC, FOX News, NPR, USA Today, The Today Show, ESPN, and CBS Sports. Tonight at 8:00 EST.

Have a great day, and remember: all of these programs are available on-demand immediately after each broadcast.

Don’t forget to listen while you work!

What’s Going On? July 1st, 2008

Create your own BTR

Well, radio fans, I’ve been looking through all of today’s great programming to find some interesting shows to bring to you. I hope I don’t disappoint.

Here’s some highlights:

Online safety is an important issue, especially when it comes to our kids. Dave and Bill welcome Utah’s Attorney General Mark Shurtleff to talk about your kids’ online safety and the Cyberhood Watch. That’s this afternoon at 3:00 p.m. EST. If you can’t make the show live, do stop by later to catch it on demand.

Tracy Swedlow, host of TV of Tomorrow, welcomes Tom Morgan, chief strategy officer at Move Networks to talk about all the industry-wide developments and keep us up to date with Move Networks’ developments. Tune in today at 1:00 p.m. EST.

On the UFO Show with Aaron Moriarity listeners are welcome to call in or chat about issues pertaining to UFO’s and the paranormal. Today at 1:00 p.m. EST.

Today on Small Business Radio, a subject near and dear to my heart – social networking. Are you Twittering? How about Plurk? Brian Wallace, Founder of NowSourcing, is going to discuss the many benefits of Plurk and everything you need to get started. This is of interest to hosts who wish to promote radio shows, bloggers who wish to promote blogs and people who just like to join in on the online conversation. See you there today at 1:00 p.m. EST.

WAR Radio is featuring an interview with former WWF Announcer Michael Porter. Today at 2:00 p.m. EST.

Camp Rock star Jordan Francis is live on World Talk Live this afternoon at 4:00 EST.

Indie R&B sensation Jayms Madison is a guest on The Rock Prince and Mimbes at 5:30 p.m. EST.

Sixteen year old author Daniel J Carr talks about his book Iris: Destiny when he visits with AngelLesa today at 8:00 p.m. EST.

Doctor MO features an interview with Dr. Boyce Watkins a regular commentator for CNN, Good Morning America , MSNBC, FOX News, NPR, USA Today, The Today Show, ESPN, and CBS Sports. Tonight at 8:00 EST.

Have a great day, and remember: all of these programs are available on-demand immediately after each broadcast.

Don’t forget to listen while you work!