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ARCHIVE 7/12/07: WRESTLING BABYLON Author Muchnick Quoted in July 23 Globe

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

Irvin Muchnick, author of WRESTLING BABYLON: Piledriving Tales of Drugs, Sex, Death, and Scandal, is quoted extensively (”and accurately,” he affirms) in the centerfold package of the new (July 23) issue of the Globe supermarket tabloid.

ARCHIVE 7/10/07: WRESTLING BABYLON Appendix Appears to Be Basis of Congressman’s Call for Steroid Investigation

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

Congressman Cliff Stearns, Republican of Florida, has called on the House Energy & Commerce Committee “to investigate allegations of rampant steroid use in professional wrestling.”

ARCHIVE 7/6/07: WRESTLING BABYLON Author Muchnick on WOC in Davenport, Iowa

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

Irvin Muchnick, author of WRESTLING BABYLON: Piledriving Tales of Drugs, Sex, Death, and Scandal, was interviewed this morning (Friday, July 6) by Dan Kennedy of WOC 1420 AM in Davenport, Iowa.

ARCHIVE 7/6/07: WRESTLING BABYLON Cited by ‘Wrestling’s Living Legend,’ Bruno Sammartino, in Wake of Benoit Murder-Suicide

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

Bruno Sammartino, the 1960s champion of the World Wide Wrestling Federation — forerunner of today’s World Wrestling Entertainment — cites Irvin Muchnick’s book WRESTLING BABYLON in an article in today’s Philadelphia Daily News while discussing the Chris Benoit murder-suicide.

ARCHIVE 7/3/07: WRESTLING BABYLON Author Muchnick MSNBC Clip Is Online

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

A portion of WRESTLING BABYLON author Irvin Muchnick’s interview about the Chris Benoit case on last night’s (Monday, July 2) edition of Scarborough Country on MSNBC can be viewed at http://video.aol.com/video-detail/id/508793952.