WrestlingBabylon / Chris & Nancy YouTube Channel Launched

Published June 17th, 2009, Uncategorized

A channel collecting the media appearances of Irvin Muchnick, author of WRESTLING BABYLON: Piledriving Tales of Drugs, Sex, Death, and Scandal (2007) and the forthcoming CHRIS & NANCY: The True Story of the Benoit Murder-Suicide and Pro Wrestling’s Cocktail of Death, is now live at YouTube.

The URL is http://youtube.com/WrestlingBabylon.

Here is a list of the current content:

* Irv challenges wrestling legend Bret Hart about steroids on CNN’s “Nancy Grace,” June 29, 2007: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXmw7Fmhwgg&feature=channel_page

* Irv dukes it out with Bill O’Reilly on Fox News’ “O’Reilly Factor,” June 27, 2007: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=asTdiVWf4gM&feature=channel_page

* Irv is among those interviewed for a report on the Chris Benoit case and death in pro wrestling on France’s “L’Effet Papillon,” Canal + network, May 25, 2008: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0KDqolTYGY8&feature=channel_page

* Irv is among those interviewed for an hour-long documentary on Chris Benoit and death in pro wrestling on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s “the fifth estate,” February 6, 2008, in seven parts on YouTube beginning: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ilMSCWC-Yvs&feature=channel_page

* Irv is the featured guest on “The Josh Kornbluth Show,” KQED-TV, San Francisco, February 26, 2007, in four parts on YouTube beginning: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OAGq8RCzpPg&feature=channel_page

* Irv is interviewed live by Gary Radnich, KRON4 News, San Francisco, March 22, 2007: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oH4Vj6X0Q_s&feature=channel_page

* Irv is interviewed about the Benoit case on WOC AM, Davenport, Iowa, April 8, 2008: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5xf-7riLmis&feature=channel_page

* In footage acquired by Irv after a fight before the Connecticut Freedom of Information Commission, Stamford police interrogate the “Benoit Wikipedia hacker,” June 29, 2007, in three parts on YouTube beginning: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5bHmsfSDvUc&feature=channel_page