Good Gene: The Career of Mean Gene Okerlund

Brian Damage

From the 80s through to the 00s, ‘Mean’ Gene Okerlund was a prominent face of wrestling TV. From his time in the American Wrestling Association through to the WWF then WCW, Okerlund would interview all of the stars. Today on the blog, we look at the life and times of ‘Mean’ Gene. Continue reading


Trust Me: Jake ‘The Snake’ Roberts Turn to the Darkside

Brian Damage

It was always going to take a big angle to turn Jake ‘the snake’ Roberts, one of the WWF’s top babyfaces at the beginning of the 90s heel. But what an angle it was. Today, we ‘trust’ Brian to take us through the story about how Roberts turned to the dark side in 1992.

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Sunday Sermon: The Montreal Screwjob 20 Years on

Craig Wilson, Jamie Lithgow, Brian Damage, Amerigo Diehl, Russ Morgan and Benjamin Trecroci

This month marks the 20th anniversary of one of the most infamous moments in WWE, if not wrestling, history: The Montreal Screw job. In today’s Sunday Sermon, we take a look back at those events with the benefit of hindsight and look at the long-term impact of that night in Montreal on 9 November 1997. Continue reading