Craig Wilson, Brian Damage, Jamie Lithgow, Russ Morgan and John Carbery
It’s Sunday Sermon time and following on from our looks at big men, baby faces, heels and tag teams, today we focus our attention on the best high flyers in the history of the business. From the innovators right through to the superstars that carry their legacy to this day. Continue reading
Who knew that the legendary Funk family from Amarillo, Texas had a another family member? Jimmy Jack Funk was Dory Funk Sr’s dirty little secret. A third brother to compliment Terry and Hoss (Dory Jr.) Funk. In actuality, Jimmy Jack Funk wasn’t a Funk at all. That doesn’t mean that he wasn’t a part of his own wrestling legacy and today we ask Whatever Happened to Jimmy Jack Funk? Continue reading
This is the 34th installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin’ series. A group of stories that delve into the darker, seedier side of professional wrestling. Many of these stories involve sex, drugs, arrests, backstage politics and even murder! As with every single edition of the Sin series…I do NOT condone nor do I condemn the alleged participants and or victims. Continue reading
30 years after the mysterious death of Nancy Argentino, the case is being looked into once again (Image courtesy of mma-roundup.blogspot.com)
I decided to write this article because two things happened this week, the death of Matthew Osbourne AKA Matt Borne and the reopening of the 30 year old cold case involving Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka.
Now, a few years ago, a friend and myself were approached to write a book on this subject, but for various reasons, fell through. As great and as lighthearted pro wrestling can be…there is also another side…a much darker side. An underbelly if you will, that involves sex, lies, drugs, murder and cover-ups. There are many tales that I have heard or witnessed throughout the years and today, I will share just a few. Continue reading