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October 31, 2010

Linda McMahon No-Shows ‘WWE Fan Appreciation Night’ in Hartford

Senate candidate Linda McMahon was supposed to make an appearance Saturday night at the World Wrestling Entertainment “Fan Appreciation  Night” show in Hartford. But she didn’t. […]
November 1, 2010

Mike Lupica of the New York Daily News Is Such a Sensitive Young Man

Glad to see that Mike Lupica has discovered that “the whole process has turned into pro wrestling now.” “Linda, Vince McMahon bring ‘goodie bag’ vote in […]
November 2, 2010

Linda McMahon Loses

We won’t know the final numbers for a while, but it was not a squeaker. McMahon conceded to Senator-elect Richard Blumenthal around 10:15 p.m. Eastern time. […]
November 3, 2010

Linda McMahon Is Not ‘Going to Fade into the Woodwork’ – Threat or Promise?

Linda McMahon, co-founder of a junk-entertainment death mill that has claimed the lives of scores of young men and women, vowed not to “fade into the […]
November 3, 2010

‘Road Map to New Government Investigations of Pro Wrestling’ … at Wrestling Observer website

Irv Muchnick talks fallout of McMahon campaign; and possible post-campaign repercussions Road Map to New Government Investigations of Pro Wrestling Wrestling Observer/Figure Four Online http://www.f4wonline.com/content/view/18192/
November 3, 2010

Blumenthal Asked About Wrestling Regulation at First Post-Election Press Conference

From the blog coverage by Daniela Altimari of the Hartford Courant (http://blogs.courant.com/capitol_watch/2010/11/blumenthal-calls-for-bipartisa.html): Hearst’s Brian Lockhart asked Blumenthal if he intends to pursue greater regulation of professional […]
November 3, 2010

Wrestling Journalist Dave Meltzer on Regulation Prospects

From the new issue of Wrestling Observer Newsletter, covering Linda McMahon’s Senate election defeat: Will an effort be made to re-regulate wrestling? Between the economic climate […]
November 4, 2010

Substitute ‘Wrestlers’ for ‘NFL Players’ in This Story, and You’ll Get the Scale of the Problem

“For N.F.L. Players, Another Risk: Heart Disease” by Harvey Araton, The New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/04/sports/football/04nflhearts.html?_r=2&ref=sports
November 4, 2010

Wrestling Journalist Caldwell: Blumenthal Off to ‘Less-Than-Flying Start’ on Regulation

James Caldwell of Pro Wrestling Torch disparages the remarks by Connecticut’s senator-elect, Richard Blumenthal, about pro wrestling regulation in his first post-election press conference. See “Will […]