Funk Versus Flair: The Last Great Feud Under the NWA Banner

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In November of 1988, Jim Crockett Promotions sold all of their wrestling assets to Ted Turner. Even though the company was under new ownership, they still competed under the National Wrestling Alliance name until 1991. It was at that time, that the promotion started pay per views under the World Championship Wrestling (WCW) name. In the middle of the transition from NWA to WCW, there was one final feud that capped off the old school way to the new school way of wrestling. Continue reading

Remember When WCW Had A Hall of Fame?

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Most wrestling fans are very familiar with WWE’s Hall of Fame. It began in 1993 and the ceremony…for the most part…has been televised the night before the company’s biggest event of the year…Wrestlemania. Ever since WWE came up with the concept, several other pro wrestling halls of fame have emerged including the TNA/Impact Wrestling Hall of Fame, The George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame and an actual brick and mortar Hall…The Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame. All of these honor pro wrestling’s legends from the past. There was another that some may have forgotten all about and that was the World Championship Wrestling Hall of Fame. Continue reading

Top Five Wrestlers That Defined ECW

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Extreme Championship Wrestling was certainly a very innovative wrestling promotion for its time. Today’s top five examines the wrestlers who made it such a revolutionary force in professional wrestling. This only involves the wrestlers themselves, so people like Paul Heyman and Tod Gordon are excluded from these lists. Continue reading

In All FACTuality: All The Wrestling Facts, Stats and Trivia You Love to Hate

As the seasons change, there is one constant that never does….FACTS. Here we go with yet another round of pro wrestling facts, stats and trivia to exercise your mind, body and soul. Well sort of. Some you may already know, while others maybe not so much. Either way, they are all just in good fun. So let’s go out there and learn a little….or not. Continue reading

Wrestling With Sin: 237

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This is the 237th 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

The FACTory: Churning Out Useless Wrestling Facts, Stats and Trivia Since Whenever

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It’s back by not so popular demand, Useless wrestling facts, stats and trivia! These little nuggets of truth won’t help you win anything, but perhaps will further your knowledge by expanding your mind. Some of these facts you may already know and there are some you may have no idea were true. Either way, they are all in good fun. So without any further adieu, let’s a learn some stuff. Continue reading