You take three unused wrestlers and have them form a faction. You make them wear leather pants, guyliner and play air guitar. It might not seem like something that would “get over” with fans…but that’s exactly what this gimmick did. This is the true story of three men thrown together and somehow made it stick. This is the story of the Three Man Band.
This is the 273rd 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 that time again as we look back at This Week in Wrestling. In this edition Craig talks about yesterday’s WWE releases and Jeanie Clark’s new book while Brian shares some of the more interesting pictures he’s stumbled upon this week and more.
Throughout wrestling history we’ve seen a host of fantastic and memorable gimmicks and storylines that will undoubtedly stand the test of time due to their greatness. Others, however, will be remembered for offering a lot but delivering very little. Today we look at a series of gimmicks and storylines that changed at the very last minute. Continue reading →
In the latest installment of ‘This Week in Wrestling’ Jamie talks about the new WWE TV deal and shares what wrestling taught him this week while Brian searches the net for interesting videos and pictures.