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An Evening With WWE’s Charlotte Flair…

This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with WWE Superstar Charlotte Flair. Charlotte is a former WWE Divas Champion, NXT Women’s Champion, and WWE Raw Women’s Champion. She’s also the daughter of the legendary “Nature Boy” Ric Flair. During the show she gave an update on her father’s current health, discussed how far the women have come in the WWE over the last few years, and described her new book “Second Nature: The Legacy of Ric Flair and the Rise of Charlotte.” Wooo!

During the rest of the show we discussed getting He-Man-related tattoos, Ton warned his daughter’s potential suitors about the amount of weapons he owns, and Teri T. from Minnesota 93 made her return to the show after a decade absence. She mostly came looking for sandwiches.

A Chat With WWE’s AJ Styles…

The Five Count had another opportunity to speak with “The Phenomenal” AJ Styles. With a career dating back to 1998, AJ is a former IWGP Heavyweight Champion, NWA World Heavyweight Champion, TNA World Heavyweight Champion, and WWE Champion. He’s considered by many to be the best wrestler in the world today. See him with WWE Live on Sept. 4 at Mayo Civic Center in Rochester.

A Chat With WWE’s Bobby Roode…

The Five Count had the opportunity to speak with WWE’s Bobby Roode. Wrestling professionally since 1998, Bobby is the current WWE NXT Champion. He’s also a former TNA World Heavyweight Champion, TNA World Tag Team Champion, and NWA World Tag Team Champion. See Bobby Roode live when WWE Presents NXT Live! At Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul on July 29.


A Chat With WWE’s AJ Lee…

The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with former WWE Superstar AJ Lee. AJ Is a three-time WWE Divas Champion and a former general manager for WWE Raw. She’s also the author of the book “Crazy Is My Superpower: How I Triumphed by Breaking Bones, Breaking Hearts, and Breaking the Rules.”

A Chat With WWE’s Baron Corbin…

The Five Count recently had a chance to chat with WWE Superstar Baron Corbin. A former offensive lineman for the Arizona Cardinals and Indianapolis Colts, Baron started his wrestling career with the WWE in 2012. He’s an “André the Giant Memorial Battle Royal” winner and currently wrestles for the SmackDown Live brand. You can see WWE SmackDown Live at Xcel Energy Center on Feb. 28.

An Evening With WWE’s Kurt Angle…

This edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with wrestling legend Kurt Angle. Kurt is a former WWF/WWE Champion, WCW World Heavyweight Champion, TNA World Heavyweight Champion, IWGP Heavyweight Champion, and a member of the WWE Hall of Fame. He also won a freestyle wrestling gold medal at the 1996 Summer Olympics. During the show he discussed his recent induction into the WWE Hall of Fame, transitioning from Olympic wrestling to professional wrestling, stories from his time on the road with WWE, and his new #AngleStrong Recovery App. Oh, it’s true! It’s damn true!

During the rest of the show we reminisced about our favorite Super Bowl halftime shows, Ton discussed the intricate details of his house remodeling project, we tried to figure out who Apollo Creed beat for the heavyweight title, and we argued over who would win in a fight between Robocop and Harry Potter. It came to blows!

An Evening With WWE’s Xavier Woods…

This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview WWE’s Xavier Woods. Xavier is best known as part of the WWE tag team The New Day. He’s also a former TNA World Tag Team Champion and a current WWE Tag Team Champion. During the show he discussed being part of The New Day, the state of tag team wrestling today, his YouTube channel UpUpDownDown, and why his dream opponent is 2 Cold Scorpio. See Xavier and The New Day at WWE Monday Night Raw on Oct. 24 at Target Center in Minneapolis.

During the rest of the show we spoke with a time traveler on the phone, Dustin discussed his excitement over seeing Vanilla Ice in concert, Ton prepared his last will and testament in case he dies before next week’s show, and we listened to some spooky Halloween stories. We’re you favorite radio hollow weenies!

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A Chat With WWE’s Riddick Moss…

We recently had a chance to speak with WWE wrestler Riddick Moss. Riddick has been wrestling since 2014 and currently wrestlers for NXT. He’s also a former player for the Minnesota Golden Gophers football team. See him wrestler at WWE Presents: NXT Live – #NXTRoadTrip on Sept. 18 at Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul.

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A Chat With UFC Hall Of Famer Dan “The Beast” Severn…

We recently had the opportunity to conduct our second exclusive interview with Dan “The Beast” Severn. Dan is a former two-time NWA World Heavyweight Champion, UFC Superfight Champion, and a member of the UFC Hall of Fame. He’s considered one of the pioneers of the UFC, helping make mixed martial arts what it is today. His new book “The Realest Guy in the Room: The Life and Times of Dan Severn” is available now!

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An Evening With WWE’s Tommy Dreamer…

This edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with “The Innovator of Violence” Tommy Dreamer. Wrestling since the early ’90s, Tommy is a former ECW World Heavyweight Champion, ECW World Tag Team Champion, and WWE Hardcore Champion. He’s best known for his feuds with the likes of Raven, The Sandman, and Jerry “The King” Lawler. During the show he discussed his House of Hardcore promotion, his relationship with wrestling legend Terry Funk, and working with “Rowdy” Roddy Piper on the film The Bet. It’s available now on DVD!

During the rest of the show we announced our new 9 p.m. CT start time, discussed all the marriages Ton has broken up over the years, planned our trip to Paisley Park to take VIP tours, and we gave away tickets to see WWE Presents: NXT Live – #NXTRoadTrip on Sept. 18 at Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul. Ton also tore phone books in half!

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