This Week in Wrestling 2019 Week 42

Brian Damage

It’s Saturday and today we have ’This Week in Wrestling’, the 42nd of 2019. Today Brian discusses the negative influence FOX, USA and Saudi Arabia are having on WWE programming and shares all the best wrestling content from this week. Continue reading

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FACTSimile: More of the Wrestling Facts You Want and Less of the Wrestling Facts You Don’t….

Welcome back one and all to another wonderful edition of useless wrestling facts! We here on the blog strive to give you more facts than ever before. Regardless if you need them or not. You may know some of the facts or even all of them. Either way they are just for fun and to perhaps enlighten a few that may not know these gems. So without any further adieu….Let’s Learn! Continue reading

Book or Cook? The Booking of Lucha House Party

Brian Damage and Lowlife Louie Ramos

The WWE roster is filled with “superstars” at every level. There are the main roster guys who regularly appear on Raw and SmackDown, those who are used as glorified jobbers and those who are barely used at all. In this series of pieces, we will take an individual wrestler barely used and decide if they are worth keeping or should they be let go. Today we decide if we Book or Cook Lucha House Party. Continue reading

The Price of Sapphire: The Night The Million Dollar Man Bought Dusty Rhodes’ Valet

Brian Damage

When Dusty Rhodes signed with the World Wrestling Federation back in 1989, he was given the gimmick of the ‘Common Man.’ There was a series of vignettes hyping his arrival by showing Dusty willing to do common every day things like working as a plumber or a gas station attendant. To add to his gimmick, Pat Patterson wanted to give Dusty a valet. A woman who looked ordinary that could be called a common woman. Continue reading

No Brainer: Arn Anderson And Tully Blanchard Quit the NWA to Join the WWF

Brian Damage

Tully Blanchard and Arn Anderson were two of the cornerstones of the infamous Four Horsemen faction that dominated the National Wrestling Alliance throughout the 1980’s. When Arn and Tully abruptly quit the NWA and joined the WWF in 1988, it was huge news at the time. This is the story of how it all happened and why a little over a year later…the tag team was no more. Continue reading

Wrestling With Sin: 249

Brian Damage

This is the 249th installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A group of stories that delves into the darker, underbelly of pro wrestling. Many of the stories involve such subjects as sex, drugs, greed and in some cases even murder! As with every single story in the Sin series, I do not condone or condemn the alleged participants. We simply retell their stories by researching interviews, newspapers, magazines and various other sources of media. Continue reading