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Episode 84 - Dolph Ziggler

6 months ago

Dolph Ziggler (2x WWE World Heavyweight Champion/stand up comic) AKA Nic Nemeth discusses growing up in Cleveland proper working in an empty mall at a pretend GNC, loving construction work, and getting really really good at amateur wrestling with the hopes that it would one day translate into him wrestling in the WWE (sidenote: it worked).

Follow Dolph on twitter and instagram: @heelziggler

See Dolph live: https://dolphziggler.org/

Ticket link to Brooks' NYC show: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/brooks-wheelan-tickets-60418110194

Follow Brooks on twitter and gram: @brookswheelan

Follow the show: @entrylevelwithbrookswheelan

Follow Nick Turner: @NicksTurners

Listen to Turner's podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/recently-added/id1444919227

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