Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’ Category

ARCHIVE 8/13/07: Wrestling Death No. 10 in 2007: Brian ‘Crush’ Adams

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

Brian Adams, who wrestled as “Crush” on the WWF tag team Demolition, has died at age 44.

ARCHIVE 8/9/07: Second Congressional Letter to WWE

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

Pro Wrestling Torch’s Wade Keller has tracked down the July 31 letter to World Wrestling Entertainment chairman Vince McMahon by Congressmen Bobby L. Rush and Cliff Stearns, the chairman and ranking minority member of the House Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection.

ARCHIVE 8/8/07: WRESTLING BABYLON Reviewed at PopMatters.com

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

WRESTLING BABYLON: Piledriving Tales of Drugs, Sex, Death, and Scandal is reviewed today at the website PopMatters.com.

ARCHIVE 8/2/07: Congressman Stearns’s Commitee Also Sends Letter to WWE

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

The New York Daily News reports today that the leaders of a second congressional panel have asked World Wrestling Entertainment for information about its steroid-testing program and said they may hold hearings later this year on drugs in pro wrestling.

ARCHIVE 7/28/07: Second Congressional Committee Probes WWE’s Drug Culture

Published May 13th, 2009, Uncategorized

In a letter released today by Representatives Henry Waxman of California and Tom Davis of Virginia — respectively, the chair and ranking minority member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform — the committee asks World Wrestling Entertainment to provide complete information on the company’s drug-testing policies and procedures.