Archive for November, 2012

New Wrestler Death: Brad Armstrong, 51

Published November 1st, 2012, Uncategorized

Brad Armstrong, a very well-respected pro wrestler in the 1980s and 90s, though never a household name, has died at age 51. The quick obituary by SLAM! Wrestling is at Armstrong was one of four sons of Bob Armstrong who followed their father into wrestling. Scott, one of Brad’s brothers, is now a referee […]

Tweeting Senator Richard Blumenthal And His Would-Be Colleague Linda McMahon

Published November 1st, 2012, Uncategorized

Irvin Muchnick ‏@irvmuch (1/6) Sen. Richard Blumenthal campaigning hard against Linda McMahon, whom he defeated in 2010 and who is now running against Chris Murphy. (2/6) Blumenthal says the Republican McMahon’s vote would cancel out his own Democratic one in the upper body of Congress. (3/6) Would McMahon’s election also cancel out Blumenthal’s hard work […]

Another ImPACT Case Shows Where Litigation Is Going to Cripple the Football System. (Hint: It Won’t Be at the NFL Level.)

Published November 1st, 2012, Uncategorized

With the indictment today of former Penn State president Graham Spanier, and with the Jimmy Saville/BBC scandal exploding across the pond, it’s a matter of time before there is big-media synergy for the USA Swimming coach abuse cover-up — at Rick Curl’s Washington, D.C., club, at Murray Stephens’ Baltimore club, and wherever one of the […]