Wrestling With Sin: 328

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This is the 328th 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.

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Compound FACTure: Breaking In With All The Useless Wrestling Facts and Stats You Can Handle

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Yep, we are back with another fun filled piece on useless pro wrestling facts, stats and whatever else comes to mind. Some of these factoids are painfully obvious to some of you, while others not so much. Regardless, they are all meant in fun and will not win you any awards by hearing about them. So let’s get cracking and learn some stuff. Continue reading

A Moment in Time: Dusty Rhodes Gets Suspended

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For weeks, former pro wrestler Magnum TA was serving as a color commentator for NWA wrestling. During a world tag team title match that pitted the tag champions Arn Anderson and Tully Blanchard versus Lex Luger and Barry Windham…the members of the Four Horsemen were continually getting outside interference from their manager JJ Dillon. Fed up, Magnum left the broadcast position and went to ringside with a baseball bat. Magnum wound up using the bat on Dillon and Blanchard causing Luger and Windham to get disqualified. Continue reading

Top Five Iconic Wrestling Images

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Craig Wilson, John Carbery, Jamie Lithgow and Brian Damage

Wrestling history is littered with iconic moments that, in most cases, a camera person was on hand to capture for posterity. Whether it is Hulk Hogan slamming Andre the Giant at WresteleMania 3 or black and white photos from before wrestling was a TV phenomenon, they are the moments that stand the test of time. Those sort of images are the focus of today’s Top Five. Continue reading

Top Five: ‘White Meat’ Babyfaces

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Jamie Lithgow, John Carbery and Brian Damage

Time for another ‘Top Five‘ and this time the theme is ‘white meat’ babyfaces i.e. those fist-pumping good guys, and gals, with no rough edges that kids love. However, as this is a ‘Top Five’ we shall no doubt be mentioning the babyfaces so good at being good that even old fogies like us can’t help but cheer for them too.
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Top Five: Superstars We Wish We’d Seen in Their Prime

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Craig Wilson, Jamie Lithgow & Brian Damage

Thanks to the WWE Network and YouTube it’s easier than ever to watch some of the greatest moments in wrestling history that maybe passed you by or took place before you were even born. However, seeing those matches and the superstars in them online isn’t the same as living through those times and in this Top Five, the team share the superstars that they wish they’d been able to see wrestling – in their prime – live.
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