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March 17, 2010

Muchnick Flashback: ‘Superstar Snuka and the Death of a Groupie’

The article below – commissioned but not published by New York’s Village Voice in 1992 – became Chapter 9 of my 2007 book WRESTLING BABYLON: Piledriving […]
March 17, 2010

Linda McMahon the One Candidate Who’s a Policy Machine – Go Figure

As Alanis Morrissette sang, “Isn’t it ironic?” Who could have guessed that the major candidate in Connecticut this year who is driving the most discussion of […]
March 18, 2010

Where Does WWE’s ‘Medical Director’ Fit in Shakeup of NFL’s Concussion Committee?

The New York Times‘ Alan Schwarz — who has done some of the best work on the House Judiciary Committee hearings that spurred the National Football […]
March 18, 2010

Eddie ‘Umaga’ Fatu Autopsy: 406 Pounds, Enlarged Heart

I have uploaded a facsimile of the Houston coroner’s autopsy report on Edward S. “Umaga” Fatu, the ex-World Wrestling Entertainment performer who died of a heart […]
March 19, 2010

Linda McMahon ‘Has Considered’ Having Vince Answer Steroid Questions

Embedded in today’s story on Linda McMahon at CTMirror.org (http://www.ctmirror.org/story/5215/mcmahons-investment-produces-its-first-returns) is this important passage: In response to a question, she acknowledged that her campaign has considered […]
March 19, 2010

Watch the Cardiovascular Health Consultant for Linda McMahon’s WWE Pimp an Unregulated Supplement on YouTube

As I have been reporting for the last 12 hours, the December autopsy report on World Wrestling Entertainment performer Eddie “Umaga” Fatu shows that he had […]
March 19, 2010

NFL Says WWE’s Medical Director Still on Concussion Committee

I called the office of National Football League media relations guy Greg Aiello to find out what I could about the tenure and status of Dr. […]
March 19, 2010

How NOT to Get a Gig With WWE’s Crack Medical Team

I haven’t yet told you about World Wrestling Entertainment’s consulting endocrinologist on matters related to “therapeutic use exemptions” (TUE’s) for drug-testing under the company Wellness Policy. […]
March 21, 2010

Linda McMahon and the ‘Fatty Arbuckle Defense’

Kevin “Don’t Call Linda McMahon My Mouthpiece” Rennie has started tweaking his sychopancy for the U.S. Senate candidacy of the co-founder and former CEO of World […]