Smackdown Live - The Royal Flush

I Demand An Apology

It feels like forever since I wrote a Royal Flush, even though I was only gone for two weeks. It’s amazing what two weeks of total immersion can do to your mind upon reentry. I […]

Smackdown Live - The Royal Flush

All I Had To Do Was Be Myself

Hey, kids.  It’s your Botching madman here with this week’s “Royal Flush”.  Our Queen is getting all medieval on your hiney so you have me to kick around this time.  The good news?  Smackdown was good…even very […]

Smackdown Live - The Royal Flush

Mad Cow Bird Flu

Hey, kids, it’s the Botching One taking over for our venerable Queen as she’s out of town this week.  This is, of course, the go-home to the Extreme Rules PPV which airs this Sunday on […]

Smackdown Live - The Royal Flush

I Want My Baby Back!

The question of the night is whether Eric Bischoff was involved in this episode of SDLive or not. There were moments that felt decidedly Bisch and I mentioned so in the segments I felt him […]

Smackdown Live - The Royal Flush

It Shoulda Been Me!

SDLive was a better show than Raw from the start of the show. The storytelling was better, the wrestling was better, and the Ziggler was so much better. Actually, Ziggler is at the top of […]

Smackdown Live - The Royal Flush

Dealer’s Choice

After Raw this week I was terrified that SDLive would be horrible too. Compared to Raw this SDLive was a glowing success, but not up to the level it was before, and even since, WrestleMania. […]