Archive for June, 2010

Sounds Like Vince McMahon Got a Facelift

Published June 19th, 2010, Uncategorized

From British journalist Mike Aldren’s Wrestling Globe Newsletter: “Regarding Vince McMahon showing up to the TV tapings two week’s ago with black eyes, one source who would know was under the impression that Vince recently underwent some type of facial cosmetic surgery.” Irv Muchnick 

Best Explanation of Bryan Danielson Firing Is Classic Vince McMahon Weirdness

Published June 17th, 2010, Uncategorized

I’ve held off on an in-depth post about the Bryan Danielson situation because I had no special information  on it and I was trying to get a fix. A week ago Monday, on the USA cable network’s Raw, Danielson — among the best pro wrestlers in the world not to get the opportunity  for stardom […]

NFL ‘Maroons’ WWE’s Medical Director

Published June 16th, 2010, Uncategorized

The Linda McMahon story everyone is talking about is whether World Wrestling Entertainment fired wrestler Bryan Danielson at the behest of McMahon’s Senate campaign. I’ll get to that shortly. But the story everyone should be talking about is WWE’s medical director, Dr. Joseph Maroon, who is also a team physician for the Pittsburgh Steelers and […]

Did He Or Didn’t He? John Cena’s Soap Opera Concussion

Published June 11th, 2010, Uncategorized

World Wrestling Entertainment’s John Cena, the focus here yesterday of the latest musings about steroids at Senate candidate Linda McMahon’s company, has a parallel-universe line of palaver on his Twitter feed. This is in keeping with orders to WWE “independent contractors” to propel their fictional storylines. Not that there’s anything wrong with that! On Monday’s […]

What Congressional Investigators Asked Linda McMahon About John Cena, WWE’s No. 1 Star

Published June 10th, 2010, Uncategorized

The Ted Mann story in The Day yesterday, reviewing Linda McMahon’s December 13, 2007, interview by the staff of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, then chaired by Henry Waxman, has an important offshoot: a hint that John Cena, the top star of World Wrestling Entertainment, might be taking prescribed testosterone under a […]