Great Ideas That Didn’t Last: Pro Wrestling This Week

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Brian Damage

Throughout the history of pro wrestling bookers and promoters have always tried to come up with new, creative and innovative ideas to generate interest in their product. Some ideas have not only succeeded…but flourished. Others were DOA from the get go. Then there are those ideas which initially were innovative…but for various reasons….faded away. Those are the focus of this latest series of posts titled ‘Great Ideas That Didn’t Last’. Continue reading

Sunday Sermon: The State of WWE Raw

https://ringthedamnbell.wordpress.com/Craig Wilson, Brian Damage, Chris Flackett & Jamie Lithgow

After a very good Wrestlemania and an eventful Raw the following night, WWE has now settled into it’s notoriously ‘quiet spell’ before heading towards ‘Money in the Bank’ and ‘Summerslam’. Before this ‘quiet spell’ begins however, WWE embark upon their annual bi-annual European tour, usual headlined by an episode of Raw from over this side of the Atlantic. These shows are usually wildly exciting, in no small part due to the fans in attendance. However, Raw from London on Monday night was met with a lukewarm reaction from most of RTDB team. Let’s see what they have to say about this, and the general state of WWE’s flagship show…

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