Archive for July, 2013

Muchnick at Who Was Driving Jimmy Snuka’s Car? — Intriguing Cold-Case Question

Published July 22nd, 2013, Uncategorized

Trying to make sense out of Jimmy Snuka’s verbal nonsense is always fraught. But in one of the YouTube interviews promoting his recently published autobiography, the Superfly seems to suggest that he was driving the purple Lincoln Continental in May 1983 after his girlfriend, Nancy Argentino, purportedly fell at a roadside pee stop and hit […]

Cageside Seats on Lehigh County D.A. on Jimmy Snuka Homicide Investigation

Published July 20th, 2013, Uncategorized

Department of Education Office of Civil Rights Confirms That Investigation of University of Utah’s Management of Greg Winslow Complaints Remains Open

Published July 19th, 2013, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   In some quarters, the University of Utah is seen as having closed the matter of monster swim coach Greg Winslow with textbook alacrity. First, the Utes ran down the clock and imposed unacceptable ground rules on potential witnesses so that many opted not to participate. This allowed the university to frame […]

‘Tenacious’ Investigator, Detective Gerry Procanyn, Told Muchnick Superfly Snuka’s Account of Nancy Argentino’s Death Never Wavered

Published July 18th, 2013, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   The Cherry Hill Courier-Post now has a longer version of its Jimmy Snuka-Nancy Argentino story online at, and this version does address our criticism of Detective Gerry Procacyn:   “[Lehigh County deputy district attorney Charles] Gallagher will work the [Jimmy Snuka] case with help from Lehigh County Det. Gerry Procanyn, […]

Superfly Snuka’s Hometown Paper Reports Reopening of 1983 Nancy Argentino Homicide Investigation

Published July 18th, 2013, Uncategorized

JUSTICE DENIED: The Untold Story of Nancy Argentino’s Death in Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka’s Motel Room includes never-before-published photos and documents. It can be purchased for $2.99 at Readers without Amazon Kindle-compatible devices can get a PDF file copy by sending $2.99, via PayPal, to All proceeds benefit the My Sister’s Place women’s shelter and […]