WWE DVD Review: Payback 2013

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It’s fitting that World Wrestling Entertainment would choose the name Payback for its latest pay-per-view event. It’s a title reminiscent of a nonsensical straight-to-DVD action flick; the kind of cinematic offering, in fact, that WWE Studios have been churning out for the past five years. #1856789 / gettyimages.com Yet, despite the combination of the show’s awful name…Read the full article…

Interview with Knockout country music wrestling star Mickie James

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Last week I had the opportunity to speak with World Wrestling Entertainment and TNA Impact Wrestling star, and now country music singer, Mickie James, exclusively for the Daily Mirror.  James, who was over in the United Kingdom on a whistle-stop tour to promote her new country album ‘Somebody’s Gonna Pay’, spoke candidly with me about…Read the full article…

A ‘Pink and Black Attack’ as new author Julie Hart pulls no punches

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Bret ‘Hitman’ Hart is one of professional wrestling’s biggest names.  Internationally recognised as one of the greatest technical wrestlers to ever lace up a pair of books, the ‘Excellence of Execution’ won multiple World championships during his illustrious career, and ultimately earned his place in WWE’s Hall of Fame. As a role model to millions…Read the full article…

WWE DVD Review: WrestleMania 29

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For lifelong fans of WWE, it’s impossible not to get excited about the prospect of WrestleMania when it comes around each year. No matter what match-ups are on offer, you can nearly always rely on the world’s biggest wrestling brand to pull something truly special out of the bag and rise to the occasion – but that…Read the full article…

Tales from an incredible career: up close and personal with Mick Foley

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In the world of entertainment, Mick Foley has, quite literally, done it all. A former WWE and TNA world heavyweight champion and recent WWE Hall of Fame inductee, Foley is also the author of numerous fiction and non-fiction books for both adults and children (and a New York Times bestselling author, no less), actor and…Read the full article…

WWE DVD Review: The Best of In Your House

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Look past the childish logo and the introduction of In Your House to the World Wrestling Federation’s pay-per-view calendar in May 1995 marked a sizeable change in direction for the company: a change that is still felt by the industry to this day. #1856789 / gettyimages.com Under pressure from a soon-to-be dominant WCW, In Your House events were introduced…Read the full article…