Top Five Most Overrated Wrestlers

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Lowlife Louie Ramos, Brian Damage and Tom Casola

This week’s Top 5 looks at the top five most overrated wrestlers of all time that got so much love, but you personally feel weren’t as good as others thought. It’s all subjective. Continue reading

A Wrestling With Sin Special: The Main Event Championship Wrestling Scandal

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The year is 2001 and the landscape of professional wrestling wrestling has drastically changed. In that year, two major promotions went belly up and folded. Those two promotions were none other than Extreme Championship Wrestling and World Championship Wrestling respectively. Vince McMahon’s World Wrestling Federation became the only major game in town and now had a monopoly on the wrestling business. Continue reading

Wrestling With Sin: 187

Brian Damage

This is the 187th 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

Top Five Most Boring Wrestlers

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Jamie Lithgow, Craig Wilson, Benjamin Trecroci, Amerigo Diehl & Brian Damage

If you watch enough wrestling then sooner or later you will see a really boring match, maybe even a really boring show. Not every wrestler or promotion can hit a home run every night, but today’s Top Five focuses on those performers who sent us to sleep every time we saw them wrestle. Grab a coffee, it’s our Top Five Most Boring Wrestlers…

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Wrestling with Sin: 167

Brian Damage

This is the 167th 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

Great Ideas That Didn’t Last: WCW’s Repackaging of Raven

Brian Damage

Throughout the history of pro wrestling bookers and promoters have always tried to come up with new, creative and innovative ideas to generate interest in their product. Some ideas have not only succeeded but flourished. Others were DOA from the get-go. Then there are those ideas which initially were innovative but for various reasons, faded away. Those are the focus of this latest series of posts titled ‘Great Ideas That Didn’t Last’. This latest piece focuses in on the rebirth of Raven in WCW. Continue reading