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Sep 21, 2022

It's Suicide Prevention Month, and host Tim Kail, who has faced his own mental health issues of late, lets you know you're not alone and that things can get better.

CLICK HERE for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

Dial 988 for the suicide and crisis lifeline.

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Jul 18, 2022

This week Tim Kail checks in with the listener on the state of his mental health, pro-wrestling fandom, and critical wrestling theory.

Topics include:

  • Tim's wrestling viewing habits.
  • Low expectations for RAW.
  • High expectations for Dynamite.
  • Broad vs specific arts analysis.
  • Being fair in one's critical analysis.

And...


Feb 7, 2022

This week Tim Kail talks about perception vs reality and creating for its own sake.

Topics inlude:

  • Was Tim wrong about The Royal Rumble?
  • Is there an objective reality?
  • Being guided by "the truth" in arts analysis.
  • Becoming an Autotelic.
  • Judging success by a metric different than society's.

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Aug 31, 2020

Work of Wrestling host, Tim Kail, explores the difference between having good judgment and being judgmental as a pro-wrestling fan.

Topics include:

  • Judgment vs Judgmental.
  • AEW vs WWE.
  • Modern wrestling fandom.
  • How to identify immature perspectives and how to process them in a healthy way.

And more! 

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Jul 20, 2020

Work Of Wrestling host Tim Kail wades into the philosophical swamp of "separating the art from the artist".

  • Living a life consistent with one's values.
  • Navigating one's pro-wrestling fandom in the wake of Speaking Out.
  • Wanting to "do the right thing", but not always being clear on how "doing the right thing" operates...