Wrestling With Sin: 264

Brian Damage

This is the 264th 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

Holy FACTrimony: A Loving Marriage of Useless Wrestling Facts and Stats

Brian Damage

Here we are gathered together to witness a bunch of useless wrestling facts, stats and trivia questions get all merged into one happy presentation. Some of these informational treasures are very well known, while others may not be. In any case, I hope you can sit back and enjoy the latest offering of wrestling facts. They are simply all in good fun, so let’s get started and let’s learn! Continue reading

Great Ideas That Didn’t Last: Damien Mizdow

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

Great American Trash: Lex Luger Wins His First World Title

Brian Damage

In 1991, World Championship Wrestling (WCW) was in a state of flux. Their reigning world champion ‘Nature Boy’ Ric Flair had just been fired/quit/resigned/let go from the company. WCW management had requested that Flair take a pay cut and in turn, would make less than some of the other talent on the roster. In response, Ric Flair went to the rival WWF and took the world title belt with him. Continue reading