To Be The Man

To Be The Man

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Each week, 16-time World Heavyweight Champion "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair, examines his two-time Hall of Fame career along with his friend Conrad Thompson. Flair will go beyond his New York Times best-seller, beyond his ESPN 30-for-30 and beyond all the stories told and written before, to take a deep dive into the greatest wrestling career of all-time. Shows will include watch-alongs of Flair's greatest matches, special guests, and questions from you the listeners. Don't miss a single episode. Subscribe to 'To Be The Man' on iTunes or anywhere you get your podcasts. Learn more at PodcastHeat.com.
Catching Up With The Nature Boy
On this episode of To Be The Man, we touch base with the greatest of all time and find out what he's been up too. Ric shares his thoughts on AEW Collision, his son in law Andrade El Idolo's epic battle against Buddy Matthews, and hear his thoughts on working in London and Toronto. AN EVENING WITH KEVIN VON ERICH - Iconic wrestler Kevin Von Erich has just announced his first public tour. The show titled “AN EVENING WITH KEVIN VON ERICH: Stories From the Top Rope” will feature Von Erich sharing insight into his career, personal triumphs and tragedies. Tickets will go on sale Friday, June 2nd at EmporiumPresents.com or Ticketmaster and will offer a very limited number of VIP tickets which include a meet & greet/photo op. The tour kicks off in Dallas on September 1st which will be hosted by sports reporter Dale Hansen and the following cities - September 2nd in San Antonio, September 3rd in Corpus Christi, September 5thin Houston, September 6th in Shreveport, September 8th in Oklahoma City, September 9th in Amarillo, and September 10th in Midland, all hosted by David Manning. Von Erich, now 65, will be the subject of a major motion picture, “Iron Claw”, which stars Zac Effron and is slated for release in late 2023. WOOOOO WINGS - Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app. Wooooo! Wings now has more than 50 locations in 17 states - for a full list visit ricflairwings.com FOLLOW AND SUBSCRIBE TO ALL THINGS RIC at https://linktr.ee/tobethemanpod SAVE WITH CONRAD - Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on To Be the Man with Ric Flair. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithFlair.com now and find out more about advertising with To Be the Man with Ric Flair. Get all of your To Be the Man merchandise at RicFlairShop.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 21, 2023
34 min
Jim Cornette
On this episode of To Be The Man, the Nature Boy and Conrad welcome legendary wrestling icon, Jim Cornette! Jim shares some hilarious stories from his decades in professional wrestling. HENSON SHAVING - It’s time to say no to subscriptions and yes to a razor that’ll last you a lifetime. Visit HENSONSHAVING.com/FLAIR to pick the razor for you and use code FLAIR and you’ll get two years' worth of blades free with your razor–just make sure to add them to your cart. FITE + - Fite+ is the ultimate digital platform for live sports and entertainment, and they are now offering a free 7-day trial at TryFite.com WOOOOO WINGS - Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app. Wooooo! Wings now has more than 50 locations in 17 states - for a full list visit ricflairwings.com FOLLOW AND SUBSCRIBE TO ALL THINGS RIC at https://linktr.ee/tobethemanpod Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on To Be the Man with Ric Flair. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithFlair.com now and find out more about advertising with To Be the Man with Ric Flair. Get all of your To Be the Man merchandise at RicFlairShop.com RicFlairShop.com Twitter.com/RicFlairNatrBoy Facebook.com/RicFlairNatureBoy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 31, 2023
1 hr 6 min
Lawerence Taylor
On this episode of To Be The Man, we go back to a memorable interview between the legendary NFL Hall of Famer, Lawerence Taylor! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 24, 2023
1 hr 12 min
Stone Cold Steve Austin
On this episode of To Be The Man, we take a look back at a great conversation between the Nature Boy and non other than the Texas Rattlesnake Stone Cold Steve Austin! MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off + Free Shipping, with the code NATUREBOY at Manscaped.com GAMETIME - Snag the tickets without the stress with Gametime. Download the Gametime app, create an account, and use code FLAIR for $20 off your first purchase (terms apply). Download Gametime today. Last minute tickets. Lowest Price. Guaranteed. FITE + - Fite+ is the ultimate digital platform for live sports and entertainment, and they are now offering a free 7-day trial at TryFite.com WOOOOO WINGS - Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app. Wooooo! Wings now has more than 50 locations in 17 states - for a full list visit ricflairwings.com FOLLOW AND SUBSCRIBE TO ALL THINGS RIC at https://linktr.ee/tobethemanpod Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on To Be the Man with Ric Flair. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithFlair.com now and find out more about advertising with To Be the Man with Ric Flair. Get all of your To Be the Man merchandise at RicFlairShop.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 17, 2023
1 hr 37 min
Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat
On this episode of To Be The Man, we take a step back into the archives for a conversation the Nature Boy had with what he considers his greatest opponent, Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat! Henson- Visit HENSONSHAVING.com/FLAIR to pick the razor for you and use code FLAIR and you’ll get two years' worth of blades free with your razor–just make sure to add them to your cart. GameTime- Download the Gametime app, create an account, and use code FLAIR for $20 off your first purchase (terms apply). Fite+-Fite+ is the ultimate digital platform for live sports and entertainment, and they are now offering a free 7-day trial at TryFite.com WoooooWings- Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app. Wooooo! Wings now has more than 50 locations in 17 states - for a full list visit ricflairwings.com FOLLOW AND SUBSCRIBE TO ALL THINGS RIC at https://linktr.ee/tobethemanpod Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on To Be the Man with Ric Flair. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithFlair.com now and find out more about advertising with To Be the Man with Ric Flair. Get all of your To Be the Man merchandise at RicFlairShop.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 10, 2023
1 hr 10 min
Terry Funk
On this episode of To Be The Man, we take you back to an incredible conversation the Nature Boy and host Conrad Thompson had with non other than the incomparable Terry Funk! Ric and Terry catch up on all their pals and talk old school territory wrestling. And of course, some of their legendary antics with each other throughout the years. This is a hilarious edition that we are sure you'll love. Special thanks to this week's sponsors! Henson- Visit HENSONSHAVING.com/FLAIR to pick the razor for you and use code FLAIR and you’ll get two years' worth of blades free with your razor–just make sure to add them to your cart. GameTime- Download the Gametime app, create an account, and use code FLAIR for $20 off your first purchase (terms apply). Fite+-Fite+ is the ultimate digital platform for live sports and entertainment, and they are now offering a free 7-day trial at TryFite.com WoooooWings- Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app. Wooooo! Wings now has more than 50 locations in 17 states - for a full list visit ricflairwings.com   FOLLOW AND SUBSCRIBE TO ALL THINGS RIC at https://linktr.ee/tobethemanpod Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on To Be the Man with Ric Flair. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithFlair.com now and find out more about advertising with To Be the Man with Ric Flair. Get all of your To Be the Man merchandise at RicFlairShop.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 3, 2023
1 hr 20 min
Greg "The Hammer" Valentine
On this episode of To Be The Man, we take a deep dive into the archives of "Wooooo Nation" for a conversation the Nature Boy and host Conrad Thompson had with one of Ric's closest and longest friends in the business, Greg "The Hammer" Valentine. Greg shares some hilarious stories of his adventures with the Nature Boy traveling the territories together. Special thanks to this week's sponsors! Sunday- Sunday is offering our listeners 20% off! Full-season plans start at just $109, and you can get 20% off when you visit GETSUNDAY.COM/RICFLAIR at checkout! GameTime- Download the Gametime app, create an account, and use code FLAIR for $20 off your first purchase (terms apply).  Birddogs- Visit Birddogs.com and enter promo code FLAIR to get a free Yeti style tumbler with every order that’ll keep your drinks hot or cold - a $40 value. https://www.birddogs.com/collections/pants?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=influencer&utm_campaign=tobetheman Fite+-Fite+ is the ultimate digital platform for live sports and entertainment, and they are now offering a free 7-day trial at TryFite.com WoooooWings- Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app. Wooooo! Wings now has more than 50 locations in 17 states - for a full list visit ricflairwings.com   Save With Conrad - Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com Advertise With Flair - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on To Be the Man with Ric Flair. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithFlair.com now and find out more about advertising with To Be the Man with Ric Flair. FOLLOW AND SUBSCRIBE TO ALL THINGS RIC at https://linktr.ee/tobethemanpod On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com Get all of your To Be the Man merchandise at RicFlairShop.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 26, 2023
1 hr 12 min
The Icon Sting!
On this episode of To Be The Man, we go back to an in depth conversation between the Nature Boy and the Icon Sting! The two hall of famers discuss their epic battles in the squared circle and the impact it's had on professional wrestling. Special thanks to this week's sponsors! Henson-Visit HENSONSHAVING.com/FLAIR to pick the razor for you and use code FLAIR and you’ll get two years' worth of blades free with your razor–just make sure to add them to your cart. Factor-Head to FACTORMEALS.com/FLAIR50 and use code FLAIR50 to get 50% off your first box Birddogs- visit Birddogs.com and enter FLAIR to get a free Yeti style tumbler with every order that'll keep your drinks hot or cold - a $40 value. Fite+-Fite+ is the ultimate digital platform for live sports and entertainment, and they are now offering a free 7-day trial at TryFite.com Save With Conrad - Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com WoooooWings- WoooooWings- Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app. Wooooo! Wings now has more than 50 locations in 17 states - for a full list visit ricflairwings.com   Advertise With Flair - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on To Be the Man with Ric Flair. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithFlair.com now and find out more about advertising with To Be the Man with Ric Flair. Ad Free Shows - On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com FOLLOW AND SUBSCRIBE TO ALL THINGS RIC at https://linktr.ee/tobethemanpod Get all of your To Be the Man merchandise at RicFlairShop.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 19, 2023
1 hr 28 min
The American Dream: Dusty Rhodes
On this special edition of To Be The Man, we stop and take a moment to remember and honor the legendary Dusty Rhodes. Ric and Conrad discuss the Dream's legacy with guests David Crockett, Magnum TA and the grandson of a plumber, Cody Rhodes. Ric and Conrad also watch moments from legendary matches with Dusty and answer a couple of listener questions. All this plus so much more on this special look back at the American Dream Dusty Rhodes. Special thanks to this week's sponsors! Sunday- Sunday is offering our listeners 20% off! Full-season plans start at just $109, and you can get 20% off when you visit GETSUNDAY.COM/RICFLAIR at checkout! Henson-Visit HENSONSHAVING.com/FLAIR to pick the razor for you and use code FLAIR and you’ll get two years' worth of blades free with your razor–just make sure to add them to your cart. HelloFresh- Go to HelloFresh.com/FLAIR50 and use code FLAIR50 for 50% off plus free shipping! WoooooWings- WoooooWings- Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app. Wooooo! Wings now has more than 50 locations in 17 states - for a full list visit ricflairwings.com   Save with Conrad - Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com ADVERTISE WITH FLAIR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on To Be the Man with Ric Flair. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithFlair.com now and find out more about advertising with To Be the Man with Ric Flair. FOLLOW AND SUBSCRIBE TO ALL THINGS RIC at https://linktr.ee/tobethemanpod On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com Get all of your To Be the Man merchandise at RicFlairShop.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 12, 2023
59 min
WrestleMania 39 Fallout!
On this episode of To Be The Man, our sixteen time world champion breaks down his thoughts on WrestleMania 39, why he believes Charlotte and Rhea should have closed night one, the phenomenal growth of Dominik Mysterio, and what's next for Cody. Ric also comments on the buzz about his Hall Of Fame speech, and so much more! HENSON SHAVING - It’s time to say no to subscriptions and yes to a razor that’ll last you a lifetime. Visit HENSONSHAVING.com/FLAIR to pick the razor for you and use code FLAIR and you’ll get two years' worth of blades free with your razor–just make sure to add them to your cart. WOOOOO WINGS - WoooooWings- Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app. Wooooo! Wings now has more than 50 locations in 17 states - for a full list visit ricflairwings.com   SAVE WITH CONRAD - Stop throwing your money on rent! Get into a house with NO MONEY DOWN and roughly the same monthly payment at SaveWithConrad.com Advertise With Flair - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on To Be the Man with Ric Flair. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithFlair.com now and find out more about advertising with To Be the Man with Ric Flair. Get all of your To Be the Man merchandise at RicFlairShop.com FOLLOW AND SUBSCRIBE TO ALL THINGS RIC at https://linktr.ee/tobethemanpod On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 5, 2023
1 hr 11 min
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