Archive for August, 2009

‘Gina Carano Date Night in San Jose: Hit Movie, Unhappy Ending’ (full text from Beyond Chron)

Published August 21st, 2009, Uncategorized

[originally published at Beyond Chron, August 17, http://www.beyondchron.org/articles/Gina_Carano_Date_Night_in_San_Jose_Hit_Movie_Unhappy_Ending_7248.htm) Gina Carano Date Night in San Jose: Hit Movie, Unhappy Endlin By Irvin Muchnick My first live mixed martial arts show was also a unique Bay Area summer date night: American Gladiator alumna and magazine cover girl Gina “Conviction” Carano vs. Brazilian destruction machine Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos […]

‘Cyborg Pummels Carano, Makes History’ (full text from SLAM! Sports)

Published August 21st, 2009, Uncategorized

[originally published at SLAM! Sports on August 16, http://slam.canoe.ca/Slam/Fighting/MixedMartialArts/2009/08/16/10478786-sun.html Cyborg pummels Carano, makes history By Irvin Muchnick An hour after her technical knockout victory last night in San Jose, just a second before the horn ending the first round, Cris Cyborg was asked if she resented having been cast as the “heel” in her confrontation […]

CHRIS & NANCY, Story of Benoit Murder-Suicide, Includes 16-Page Color Photo Section

Published August 19th, 2009, Uncategorized

CHRIS & NANCY, Story of Benoit Murder-Suicide, Includes 16-Page Color Photo Section AUGUST 19, 2009—CHRIS & NANCY: The True Story of the Benoit Murder-Suicide and Pro Wrestling’s Cocktail of Death, will include a 16-page center insert section of color photographs. These include some photos of the crime scene that have never been published, plus shots […]

Muchnick Coverage of Gina Carano vs. Cris Cyborg

Published August 17th, 2009, Uncategorized

Gina Carano Date Night in San Jose: Hit Movie, Unhappy Ending http://www.beyondchron.org/articles/Gina_Carano_Date_Night_in_San_Jose_Hit_Movie_Unhappy_Ending_7248.html ===== Cyborg pummels Carano, makes MMA history http://slam.canoe.ca/Slam/Fighting/MixedMartialArts/2009/08/16/10478786-sun.html

Mrs. McMahon Wants to Go to Washington

Published August 14th, 2009, Uncategorized

Linda McMahon, Vince’s wife and the CEO of World Wrestling Entertainment, is exploring a run for the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate seat in Connecticut now held by Christopher Dodd. The Washington Post‘s “The Fix” political blogger Chris Cillizza, reported the news, and WWE confirmed it. The company said that if Linda runs, Vince […]