Wrestling with Sin: 114

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Brian Damage

This is the 114th 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

Meanwhile, in WCW: 1997 Week 19

Jamie Lithgow

Back in 1997 Manchester United have been crowned Premier League Champions without actually kicking a ball. Liverpool’s failure to defeat Wimbledon was enough to hand the title to The Red Devils with one match left to play. Elsewhere, a 50 year old Sylvester Stallone married his 28 year old girlfriend and Tiger Woods keeps winning golf tournaments. Fair enough, but let’s hear about a real sport in this week’s ‘Meanwhile, in WCW’…

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Sunday Sermon: 20 Years Since Canada vs. USA on WWE TV

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Craig Wilson, Russ Morgan, Brian Damage, Jamie Lithgow and Benjamin Trecroci

In today’s Sunday Sermon, the team head back in time 20 years to the crazy world of wrestling that was in 1997. WCW are on top, there’s the upstart ECW all while WWE tries to recapture the magic of old. Today we look at the reformation of the Hart Foundation and the unique reaction that group received. Continue reading