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December 9, 2009

Review Reset: What the Critics Are Saying About Irvin Muchnick’s ‘CHRIS & NANCY’

“Great read for anyone who cares about wrestling or is interested in true crime.” – Eric Lyden, Bookgasm.com, http://www.bookgasm.com/reviews/non-fiction/chris-nancy/ “Muchnick provides a great public service in […]
December 9, 2009

More on the Real Brain Damage Caused by Linda McMahon’s Fake Wrestling

Pop quiz: What’s the same and what’s different about pro football and pro wrestling? Answer: The National Football League, under pressure from Congress, recently announced changes […]
December 9, 2009

Senate Candidate Linda McMahon, Former Senator Rick Santorum, and Pro Wrestling Deregulation

The tale of deregulation in professional wrestling is one of postmodernism run amok. Some of it is told in a 1988 article I wrote for The […]
December 10, 2009

Linda McMahon, Pro Wrestling’s Drug Culture, and WWE Attack Dog Jerry McDevitt

I’ve said repeatedly that the most principled focus of scrutiny of the Senate candidacy of World Wrestling Entertainment’s Linda McMahon is not the plethora of YouTube […]
December 11, 2009

Author Muchnick’s Email Exchange With Chris Benoit’s Father

Most of the exchange below with Mike Benoit, Chris’s father, is self-explanatory. In the next post I will discuss what I think is the newsworthy information […]
December 11, 2009

Chris Benoit’s Father’s Bombshell: ‘We Still Have Seven Years to Decide on Whether to Sue WWE’

The previous post publishes my new exchange of emails with Mike Benoit, Chris’s father. This is the passage that jumped out at me: “I do hope […]
December 11, 2009

Chris Benoit’s Dad to Author Muchnick, Part 2: WWE/McMahon Lawyer McDevitt and the Pennsylvania Coroner

Mike Benoit, father of the late Chris Benoit, has resumed his email correspondence with me. As recounted in the “Notes on Sources” in CHRIS & NANCY, […]
December 12, 2009

Jerry McDevitt Wild Card: How Does the McMahon Family’s Favorite Legal Attack Dog Play in Plainfield?

Jerry McDevitt, a partner in the Pittsburgh office of the K&L Gates law firm, is one of the top criminal defense lawyers in the country, and […]
December 13, 2009

Muchnick’s CBC ‘Daybreak Alberta’ Interview in Podcast Form

CHRIS & NANCY author Irvin Muchnick’s interview on Sunday, December 13 edition of CBC’s Daybreak Alberta with Russell Bowers can be downloaded at the program’s archive […]