On one night in 1997, due to TV tapings, live events and broadcast schedules, wrestling fans saw ‘Ravishing’ Rick Rude appear on three different wrestling promotion’s shows on the same night. Today we go back almost 20 years to see the events that led to that moment. Continue reading
This is the 102nd 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
It’s official, The Spice Girls have landed in America and have secured the number one spot with their single ‘Wannabe‘. In the world of wrestling the industry has been asked to keep an eye open for a missing smile. Anyway, let’s see what the New World Order have been up to in this week’s ‘Meanwhile, in WCW’… Continue reading
Craig Wilson, Jamie Lithgow, Brian Damage, Russ Morgan and Earl Marx
Six months ago the WWE split the roster almost in half and creating a clear divide between Raw and Smackdown. In today’s Sunday Sermon, we take a look at our expectations ahead of the brand split as well as our thoughts on what has taken place.
Craig Wilson and Brian Damage
Welcome to the sixth edition of This Week in Wrestling in 2017. Today, Craig previews tomorrow night’s Elimination Chamber event while Brian shares some of the most interesting pictures and videos he’s stumbled upon over the last seven days.
To some, the name Tom Magee might not mean that much. But for others, he was seen by some, for a brief period, as the successor to Hulk Hogan during the 1980s. In today’s post we look at the career of Magee and why it never worked out the way that the likes of Vince McMahon hoped. Continue reading
John Carbery, Brian Damage, Amerigo Diehl and Russ Morgan
In last week’s Top Five we took a look at PPVs from wrestling history which should be brought back including Wrestlewar, King of the Ring and Starrcade. In today’s Top Five we flip it around and look at events on the calendar that could well do with being scrapped. Continue reading