January

January 29, 2010

‘After Massachusetts, All Eyes Turn to Connecticut’ (full text)

[originally published at Beyond Chron, January 21, http://www.beyondchron.org/articles/After_Massachusetts_All_Eyes_Turn_to_Connecticut_s_Bipartisan_Dysfunction_7727.html, under the headline “After Connecticut, All Eyes Turn to Connecticut’s Bipartisan Dysfunction”] by Irvin Muchnick Scott Brown’s win […]
January 28, 2010

Linda McMahon Chronicles: Strange Tale of the Stamford Police and the ‘Benoit Wikipedia Hacker’ (Part 1)

INTRODUCTION Chapter 9 of CHRIS & NANCY, my book about the Benoit murder-suicide, delves into the bizarre tale of the 19-year-old Stamford resident and UConn student […]
January 28, 2010

WWE Stars Chris Jericho And ‘Hurricane’ Helms Arrested

TMZ.com was the first to report that World Wrestling Entertainment wrestlers Chris Jericho and Gregory “Hurricane” Helms were arrested for public intoxication early Wednesday in Erlanger, […]
January 27, 2010

Sports Concussions Reach the Connecticut Legislature

The Hartford Courant‘s Capitol Watch blog reports that the Democratic majority in the state Senate seeks to make Connecticut the third state in the nation — […]
January 27, 2010

‘Connecticut Newsmakers’ Makes None

I took a pass on commenting instantly on Linda McMahon’s appearance on Sunday’s Connecticut Newsmakers on NBC30 in Hartford. Interviewer Tom Monahan’s questions, especially regarding World […]
January 27, 2010

CHRIS & NANCY Is No. 2 in Pro Wrestling at Amazon

Irvin Muchnick’s CHRIS & NANCY: The True Story of the Benoit Murder-Suicide and Pro Wrestling’s Cocktail of Death is currently No. 2 among pro wrestling books […]
January 27, 2010

‘You’ll absolutely love this book’ … PWMania.com

“Since that day in 2007 I’ve wanted to learn as much as I can about the tragedy and why it happened. If you’re like me then […]
January 25, 2010

Linda McMahon’s Opponent Continues to Hammer WWE on Talent Health and Safety

For the second straight Sunday, Linda McMahon appeared on a morning television news interview program; yesterday it was Connecticut Newsmakers on NBC30. I haven’t seen online […]
January 23, 2010

Jerry McDevitt, Lawyer for Linda McMahon’s WWE, Gets Mad at Me Again (Part 3)

JERRY McDEVITT SPINS WWE’S SPIN OF THE ESPN BRAIN INSTITUTE STORY After apparently stewing over it for a month, Jerry McDevitt, World Wrestling Entertainment’s ever-quotable lawyer, […]