Meanwhile, in WCW: 1997 Week 30

Jamie Lithgow

Back to 1997 we go and the end is nigh for Beavis & Butthead. This week MTV announced that no new episodes will be created beyond October. Elsewhere, Tupak Shakur – who is still dead – is being sued by some silly woman who took offence to a couple of his songs. Anyway, let’s see who was being silly and who was causing offence in this week’s ‘Meanwhile, in WCW’… Continue reading

Sunday Sermon: Is JinderMania running out of steam?

Craig Wilson, Benjamin Trecroci, Brian Damage and Jamie Lithgow

As we go to print, Jinder Mahal has held the WWE title longer than the likes of Daniel Bryan, Mankind, Kane and Sgt. Slaughter. But has his reign run out of steam? In today’s Sunday Sermon, we take a look at the current state of MahalMania. Continue reading

On the Brink of Redoing History: The Story of the WWE’s First Ever Female Referee

Brian Damage

The role of women in the WWE has changed dramatically over the last few years, thanks in no small part to the women’s revolution led by the likes of Charlotte, Sasha Banks, Bayley and Becky Lynch. It’s also now not that far away from having a female referee. However, instead of breaking a glass ceiling, it is, in fact, a retread. Today we look at the first female referee in the WWE. Continue reading

Wrestling with Sin: 124

Brian Damage

This is the 124th 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