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WWE Battleground 2016 HITS and MISSES

WWE Battleground 2016 HITS and MISSES Well, it's a new era in WWE.  Let's see if I remember how to ride this bicycle. WWE Battleground 2016 HITS: [caption id="attachment_3786" align="aligncenter" width="840"] Photo Credit: WWE.com[/caption] Dean Ambrose vs. Roman Reigns vs. Seth Rollins - While not the match of the night, this match was a satisfactory...

WWE SummerSlam 2015 HITS and MISSES

WWE SummerSlam 2015 HITS and MISSES WWE SummerSlam 2015 HITS: [caption id="attachment_3361" align="aligncenter" width="642"] Photo Credit: WWE.com[/caption] John Cena vs. Seth Rollins - Although it feels like we've seen these two in the ring a lot together over the past several months, they always manage to come up with a fresh feeling match, full of...

Foley wrestling’s gift to Mankind

Foley wrestling's gift to Mankind [caption id="attachment_2430" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Mick Foley[/caption] As a hall of fame professional wrestler, Mick Foley carved out a legacy as Cactus Jack, Dude Love and Mankind, referred to as the faces of Foley. His understanding of the psychology of wrestling, his gifts with a microphone, and his...

Business still pickin’ up for Good Ol’ JR

Business still pickin' up for Good Ol' JR It’s difficult to know whether professional wrestling had more influence on Hall of Fame broadcaster Jim Ross than the man himself had on the industry. Good ol’ JR, as he’s know the world over, has literally done everything in the business en route to becoming one of the most respected and universally loved people...

Monday Night Raw, 12/9/2013 HITS and MISSES

Monday Night Raw, 12/9/2013 HITS and MISSES HITS • To call the final segment of Raw this week a hit wouldn't be fair. It was more like a home run. A game-winning one. Maybe even a walkoff game-winning homer. It was as close to a perfect segment as we've seen in a long, long time. Not only did it make me actually laugh and react, it made me extremely interested...

DVD Review: For All Mankind – The Life and Career of Mick Foley

DVD Review: For All Mankind - The Life and Career of Mick Foley On April 16th, 2013, World Wrestling Entertainment released For All Mankind - The Life and Career of Mick Foley, a 3-disc DVD (2 disc Blu Ray) Documentary.  I had high hopes for this DVD, as WWE has released some incredible pieces as of late (The Rock, Stone Cold Steve Austin and CM Punk have all had excellent pieces done),...

2013 WWE Hall of Fame Review (TV Version)

2013 WWE Hall of Fame Review (TV Version) [caption id="attachment_274" align="aligncenter" width="642"] 2013 WWE Hall of Fame Logo - Photo Credit: WWE.com[/caption] It's hard to argue that this year's WWE Hall of Fame Class was the most loaded line-up since regular inductions commenced in 2004.  While there have been several notable "headliners" (so to speak),...