Superstar Crossed Lovers: The Story of Molly Holly and Spike Dudley

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Nobody is going to confuse WWE with a Shakespearean masterpiece…a soap opera perhaps, but nothing above that. In all the years that the promotion has been around, there have been many love storylines. Whether it was George ‘The Animal’ Steele pining for Miss Elizabeth, Stephanie McMahon and Test or even something as bizarre as Kane and Lita…the WWF/WWE has had no shortage of superstars falling in love with each other. 

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Wrestling With Sin: 313

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This is the 313th 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

Ladies and Gentlemen…Boys and Girls…Children of All Ages: The Birth of The New Age Outlaws

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Most times, it takes a village to develop and create a WWE ‘Superstar.’ From their gimmick, to their wardrobe, entrance music and scripted promos….a lot of work goes into making a seemingly bland wrestler to a larger than life star. In the case of the Road Dogg and ‘Bad Ass’ Billy Gunn, it didn’t exactly go down like that. It was more of a last ditch effort to salvage a couple of failed Vince McMahon projects. What developed, however, made sports entertainment magic for the World Wrestling Federation. Continue reading

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

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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

Welcome to the Freak Show: Remembering The Oddities in the WWF

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“Everyone come see the greatest show, Invite everybody that you know…” – Insane Clown Posse

Today on the blog, we look at the faction known as ‘The Oddities’ in the World Wrestling Federation in the late 1990’s. How did they come together? Whose idea was it? What was the original idea for the group? Ladies and gentlemen, let’s all gather around and read about the freak show that came to town… Continue reading

Remembering The 1999 Terri Invitational Tournament

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In 1999, the World Wrestling Federation was hotter than it had ever been. With superstars like ‘Stone Cold’ Steve Austin, The Rock, Mick Foley and Triple H…the main event scene was jam-packed. While the singles division was on fire….the tag team division was about to get even hotter. Within the tag team ranks were two young and hungry teams…Edge and Christian and the Hardy Boyz. Continue reading