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ARCHIVE 5/16/07: WRESTLING BABYLON Is Amazon’s No. 1 in ‘Hot New Releases in Wrestling’

Published May 12th, 2009, Uncategorized

WRESTLING BABYLON: Piledriving Tales of Drugs, Sex, Death, and Scandal – Irvin Muchnick’s book about pro wrestling behind the scenes — has taken over the top spot in “hot new releases in wrestling” at Amazon.com.

ARCHIVE 5/11/07: WRESTLING BABYLON Author Muchnick at Borders-Sunset Hills (St. Louis), June 22

Published May 12th, 2009, Uncategorized

Irvin Muchnick — author of WRESTLING BABYLON: Piledriving Tales of Drugs, Sex, Death, and Scandal – will read from and autograph copies of his book at the Borders in Sunset Hills Plaza (suburban St. Louis) at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 22.

ARCHIVE 5/9/07: WRESTLING BABYLON Author Muchnick at June 21 Book Signing in St. Louis

Published May 12th, 2009, Uncategorized

Irvin Muchnick — author of WRESTLING BABYLON: Piledriving Tales of Drugs, Sex, Death, and Scandal — will sign books at an event at the Pro Wrestling Shirt Shop at the Westfield South County Mall in St. Louis on Thursday, June 21, at 7 p.m.

ARCHIVE 5/9/07: Kevin Killian: WRESTLING BABYLON ‘Is Hardcore!’

Published May 12th, 2009, Uncategorized

Of all the positive reviews of Wrestling Babylon, none has made me prouder than the one just posted at Amazon by Kevin Killian. Yes, that’s the Kevin Killian, the prolific and admired San Francisco poet/novelist/critic/playwright.

ARCHIVE 5/3/07: WRESTLING BABYLON ‘An Acerbic Anthology’ (Play, Philly Arts Weekly)

Published May 12th, 2009, Uncategorized

WRESTLING BABYLON: Piledriving Tales of Drugs, Sex, Death, and Scandal – Irvin Muchnick’s book about pro wrestling behind the scenes — is reviewed in the April 25 issue of Play, a Philadelphia-area arts and entertainment weekly. Reviewer David J. Foster calls WRESTLING BABYLON “an acerbic anthology that tears into the storms that plagued the [WWE chief Vince] McMahon era, from illegal steroid use to the sex scandals.”