What is your oldest WrestleMania moment?
I have vague memories of some of the earlier shows – certainly from The Mega Powers Explode onwards and probably before that to – but Wrestlemania 8 was sort of the first time I can remember actively following the angles week to week and knowing what matches were being built. As a child I rewatched the tape of that show until it broke, so I guess my oldest memory then would be the opener between Michaels and Tito Santana. Bizarre.
What is your favorite WrestleMania moment and why?
Austin’s title win at 14. I’m not sure there has ever been a storyline I was more invested in than Stone Cold’s first title chase. The build was superb and the product was so hot at the time anyway that it came off looking even bigger and better than it was. Austin getting the belt back then mattered in a way that title changes just don’t anymore. Continue reading