Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’ Category

ARCHIVE 3/13/08: Mise-en-Cena

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

Wade Keller of Pro Wrestling Torch has another must-read:

ARCHIVE 3/11/08: Jeff Hardy — Another Lamb to Slaughter?

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

Jeff Hardy has been suspended for 60 days by WWE for a second strike under the wellness policy.

ARCHIVE 3/5/08: Wrestling Is Back on the Congressional Radar Screen

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

No less Byzantine than the politics of wrestling are those of the United States Congress. Vince McMahon, a brilliant businessman, appears to have miscalculated the latter by declining to appear Wednesday at an omnibus hearing on steroids and sports that was called by Congressman Bobby Rush, chair of the House Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection.

ARCHIVE 3/3/08: Orlando Sentinel Exaggerates WWE Profits by $134.8 Million

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

As blog readers know, I’ve made a hobby horse out of the Orlando Sentinel’s absurd “Countdown to WrestleMania” coverage, and the near-certainty that World Wrestling Entertainment flacks are in bed with the newspaper’s editors.

ARCHIVE 3/3/08: Ambiguity on Jake Roberts and the WWE Hall of Fame

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

Jake Roberts’ camp is denying that there’s a set plan — first reported by Jason Powell at PROWRESTLING.net — for him to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame this year.