History of the WWE Intercontinental Title pt. 1

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Craig Wilson

Today we have part 1 of our look at the history of the Intercontinental Title. Along the way, we’ll look at the stars that carried the gold and the matches that helped define the belt as the “worker’s title”. In this first piece, we take a look at the infamous, yet entirely fictional, title tournament in Rio De Janeiro. Continue reading

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Wrestling with Sin: The 98th Entry

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Brian Damage

This is the 98th 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

Wrestling With Sin: 75th Extravaganza!

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Brian Damage

This is the 75th installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A group of stories that delves into the darker side of professional wrestling. Many of these stories involve such topics as sex, greed, drugs, arrests and sometimes even murder! As with every single story in the Sin series, we do not condone or condemn the alleged involved. We are simply retelling these stories that have been told throughout the years. Continue reading

Defunct WWE Titles Pt. 1

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Recent years have seen the demise of several WWE titles and the unification of others. Fans during the Attitude Era had the Light Heavyweight Title and European Title – which have both ceased to exist. Also now gone is the Hardcore title, a belt that was unlikely to survive the transition from adult orientated entertainment into the supposed PG era.

Those listed above just scratch the surface, however. In this piece, Craig will delve further back in time and look at a number of defunct WWE tiles, with some even pre-dating Wrestlemania. Continue reading