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January 13, 2010

Pro Wrestling Occupational Health and Safety Is Officially a U.S. Senate Race Issue

Just over two and a half years after World Wrestling Entertainment star Chris Benoit murdered his wife and their seven-year-old son before killing himself — becoming […]
January 13, 2010

Randy Orton, Poster Boy for Linda McMahon’s WWE ‘Wellness Policy’ (Part 1)

The wrestling  fan newsletter websites are passing along a local news report that a World Wrestling Entertainment star faces a court hearing for allegedly spitting gum […]
January 13, 2010

The Suicide Attempt (Part 2 – Randy Orton, Poster Boy for Linda McMahon’s WWE ‘Wellness Policy’)

In April 2006 World Wrestling Entertainment suspended one of its top stars, Randy Orton — now involved in yet another public altercation, explained in the previous […]
January 13, 2010

Panelists Named for Linda McMahon’s ‘Face the State’ Interview

Dennis House, host of Face the State, the public-affairs program on Hartford’s WFSB, Channel 3, has named the panel for the interview with Senate candidate Linda […]
January 14, 2010

‘Linda McMahon Is in This Fight to Stay — Get Over It, People’ (full text)

[originally published at Beyond Chron, January 8, http://www.beyondchron.org/articles/Wrestling_s_Linda_McMahon_is_in_Connecticut_Senate_Race_to_Stay_7686.html] by Irvin Muchnick Three candidates are left standing in the wake of Connecticut Senator Chris Dodd’s withdrawal from […]
January 14, 2010

Linda McMahon, Über-Carny

Linda McMahon — who gets her first unfiltered media exposure on Sunday’s Face the State — is the target of a new hit piece from the […]
January 14, 2010

Linda McMahon Steroid-Death Q’s Take Up ‘Entire Segment’ on ‘Face the State’

Linda McMahon taped Face the State on Thursday evening. The program, hosted by Dennis House, will air Sunday at 11 a.m. on WFSB, Channel 3 in […]
January 15, 2010

Linda McMahon’s WWE Past Matters: Connecticut Political Journalist

Brian Lockhart of the Stamford Advocate has a great blog post today reflecting on his experience as an interviewer at last night’s taping of Face the […]
January 17, 2010

Linda McMahon: ‘I’ve Worked and Been in a Business That Is Very Testosterone-Loaded’

Linda McMahon’s hoped-for half-hour of dross and drivel on Face the State today was rudely interrupted by tough questions focused on her past as CEO of […]