Wrestling With Sin: 335

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This is the 335th 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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Remembering ‘Rugged’ Ronnie Garvin in the WWF

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For most of his career, he was known as ‘The Hands of Stone’ and wrestled for various territories and promotions in Georgia, Tennessee, Puerto Rico and Canada. He was even a former NWA world heavyweight champion defeating ‘The Nature Boy’ Ric Flair. After nearly 30 years in the wrestling business, Ronnie Garvin was looking to slow down a bit. Garvin thought, what better place to do that than go to the World Wrestling Federation.

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Top Five Wrestlers that defined WWE

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Amerigo Diehl, Lowlife Louie Ramos, Padraic Toolan and Brian Damage

World Wrestling Entertainment is certainly a juggernaut in the world of professional wrestling/sports entertainment. Who are your top five wrestlers that defined and shaped WWE to where it is today? Only wrestlers, so the McMahon family is out, even though they did wrestle some. Continue reading

Remembering The WWF’s Funkin’ Dojo

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Most wrestling fans are well aware of WWE’s Performance Center which was founded in Central Florida in 2013. It’s a modern, high tech facility that trains the next generation of “WWE superstars” of tomorrow. While the Performance Center is the place every newly signed WWE wrestler goes to learn the WWE way of performing….it wasn’t the first place that the McMahon family conjured up. Long before the Performance Center broke ground, there was the WWF Funkin’ Dojo. Continue reading

FACTSimile: More of the Wrestling Facts You Want and Less of the Wrestling Facts You Don’t….

Welcome back one and all to another wonderful edition of useless wrestling facts! We here on the blog strive to give you more facts than ever before. Regardless if you need them or not. You may know some of the facts or even all of them. Either way they are just for fun and to perhaps enlighten a few that may not know these gems. So without any further adieu….Let’s Learn! Continue reading