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Like a House Afire: Why Kofi Kingston vs. Brock Lesnar is the greatest thing

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Welcome to another episode of Like a House Afire, a weekly-ish video-cast that runs down some hot topics in the world of pro wrestling with opinion and analysis from yours truly.

Trying to find some fresh angles on repeated themes, I touch on the announcement that we're getting a house show from Japan on WWE Network next month, why Brock Lesnar might be facing Kofi Kingston and how it's a great selling point for the special. Then, some rambling about what makes the current Kevin Owens vs. John Cena feud so compelling - other than the two talents involved - and how WWE can use that formula to get more stories over in the future.

Here's some background on the buzz that drove this episode:

Initial announcement from NXT about WWE Tokyo show

Card for WWE Tokyo show on the Network

Video package highlighting the booking of KO on the main roster

kmtierney's FanPost on the storytelling involved in Owens vs. Cena

Hope you enjoy the show, and please hit us up in the comments with your thoughts, feedback, questions or suggestions.

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