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Flashback: Trump Crony Vince McMahon Says, ‘See Ya Later, Congress.’

Published July 15th, 2017, Uncategorized

Muchnick Flashback: ‘See Ya Later, Congress …’ Published March 1st, 2010 [originally published at SLAM! Wrestling on January 5, 2009, under the headline, “See ya later, Congress — McMahon-McDevitt tag team wins again,” http://slam.canoe.ca/Slam/Wrestling/GuestColumn/2009/01/04/7916471.html.] By Irvin Muchnick Last year, as two separate committees of the United States Congress bore down on World Wrestling Entertainment in the […]

Flashback: Donald Trump, James Comey, Vince McMahon — And the Meaning of ‘I Am Not Under Investigation’

Published July 15th, 2017, Uncategorized

Donald Trump, James Comey, Vince McMahon — And the Meaning of ‘I Am Not Under Investigation’ Published June 7th, 2017 by Irvin Muchnick   A little-noticed aspect of retrospectives on the legendary sportswriter Frank Deford is the full background of the early 1990s federal investigation — culminating in the 1994 acquittal at trial — of […]

George Gibney FOIA Case, ‘Muchnick v. Department of Homeland Security,’ Remains in Federal Mediation

Published July 11th, 2017, Uncategorized

In response to readers who have asked about the status of the federal government’s appeal of U.S. District Court Judge Charles R. Breyer’s ruling in our favor last year in Concussion Inc.’s lawsuit, under the Freedom of Information Act, for additional records from the immigration file of disgraced 1988 Irish Olympic swim coach George Gibney: […]

“I Was 11. I Didn’t Fully Understand” … Irish news site Broadsheet

Published July 3rd, 2017, Uncategorized

‘I Was 11. I Didn’t Fully Understand’

Multiple Corroborations of Existence of Burlington Hotel Pool Include a Photo of George Gibney With 11-Year-Old Swimming Star — And Future Whistleblower — Gary O’Toole

Published July 3rd, 2017, Uncategorized

In the previous post we told the story of a new sexual abuse allegation against George Gibney, by a woman who was 11 years old in 1982 when she says the rapist former Irish Olympic swimming coach, who has been living in the United States since the 1990s, molested her at the pool of Dublin’s […]