Archive for January, 2011

Pittsburgh Steelers’ Physician Joseph Maroon Key Figure in Sports Concussion Probe

Published January 31st, 2011, Uncategorized

After the Pittsburgh Steelers play in next Sunday’s Super Bowl, one of the sports world’s most important back stories will play out in Congress and the federal bureaucracy: a Federal Trade Commission investigation, initiated by Senator Tom Udall of New Mexico, of the safety claims of Riddell helmets, the official supplier of the National Football […]

WWE’s No. 2, Donna Goldsmith, Departs

Published January 29th, 2011, Uncategorized

Donna Goldsmith, the chief operating officer of World Wrestling Entertainment, has resigned. According to Wrestling Observer‘s Dave Meltzer, no one saw this coming: “The speculation was that it is tied to the disappointing fourth quarter [earnings results].”

Most Popular January Posts at This Blog

Published January 29th, 2011, Uncategorized

1. “WWE Investigation Should Be on Track With New Connecticut Labor Commissioner,” January 25, 2011, 2. “Muchnick Book Bonus: In Bed With the WWF – Sex and Scandal in Pro Wrestling,” May 15, 2010, 3. “NFL Bans Coaches From Relationships With Supplement Companies. But NFL and WWE Doctor Joseph Maroon? Ka-Ching!”, January 20, […]

Wrestling and Mainstream Media on Pittsburgh Steelers / WWE Doc Joseph Maroon …

Published January 29th, 2011, Uncategorized

… are both Missing In Action. Once again, the people who care so much about pro wrestling that they protect it, and the people who care so little about it that they dismiss it, are tag-team partners.   Irv Muchnick