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ARCHIVE 11/22/06: Bert Randolph Sugar’s Foreword — ‘A Sock on the Jaw’

Published May 10th, 2009, Uncategorized

WRESTLING BABYLON: Piledriving Tales of Drugs, Sex, Death, and Scandal – Irvin Muchnick’s forthcoming book about pro wrestling behind the scenes – “is a sock on the jaw,” says the Foreword by ESPN personality and boxing historian Bert Randolph Sugar.

ARCHIVE 11/3/06: Amazon.com Begins International Pre-Orders

Published May 10th, 2009, Uncategorized

Amazon.com has begun taking international orders for WRESTLING BABYLON: Piledriving Tales of Drugs, Sex, Death, and Scandal by Irvin Muchnick.

ARCHIVE 11/1/06: Josh Kornbluth, Wrestling Fan

Published May 10th, 2009, Uncategorized

I got one of the thrills of my professional life yesterday when Josh Kornbluth called. Josh tentatively invited me to appear early next year on The Josh Kornbluth Show, which airs Monday and Friday nights on San Francisco’s PBS affiliate, KQED (Channel 9).

ARCHIVE 10/15/06: Advance Praise from Frank Deford, Roy Blount Jr., and Others

Published May 10th, 2009, Uncategorized

Sports Illustrated writer, National Public Radio commentator, and bestselling author Frank Deford leads the chorus of advance praise for WRESTLING BABYLON: Piledriving Tales of Drugs, Sex, Death and Scandal – Irvin Muchnick’s forthcoming book about pro wrestling behind the scenes.

ARCHIVE 9/22/06: Hollywood Babylon to WRESTLING BABYLON

Published May 10th, 2009, Uncategorized

Esteemed wrestling historian J Michael Kenyon points out that there’s a substantive, as well as a punning, link between the titles WRESTLING BABYLON and Hollywood Babylon.