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The one year anniversary of the WWE Network

It’s been one year since the WWE Network went live. Registrations opened at 9AM EST on February 24, 2014, and at 9:04AM EST I had my account done and all paid. $9.99 is a steal considering what you’re getting, all

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WWE Network: One Year On

Considered one of the boldest moves in sports entertainment, the WWE launched their online streaming service the WWE Network a year ago. With much uncertainty around the service many naysayers didn’t give the channel much of a chance. But it

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Macho Man Randy Savage’s road to the Hall of Fame

One of the greatest WWE Superstars of all time will be immortalized ahead of WrestleMania 31 when Randy “Macho Man” Savage is inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. The six-time world champion, who tragically passed away in 2011, will

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WWE’s and Sky UK’s relationship: It’s complicated

For over 30 years, WWE has enjoyed a fantastic relationship with one of their longest business partners, Sky. Sky has been through WWE’s ups and downs and have always remained loyal. But their partnership is showing some signs of cracks

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The biggest wrestling stories of 2014

2014 was quite a big year for the world of professional wrestling. You can easily pin-point nine or ten big stories that happened throughout the year, all of which had a big impact. I personally had eight listed which in

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Pro wrestlers fearing gambling addictions

In recent history of professional wrestling, many star names of the sport became infused with dangerous out-of-ring habits such as alcohol and drug abuse. However, a new threat has surfaced, with a gambling addiction now the biggest fear amongst pro

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The good and bad sides of wrestling porn parodies

When we sit down to watch porn, it’s usually not for the same reasons we take in a non-adult movie. After all, as far as most people are concerned, the only thing a good porno needs to have is sex—and

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CM Punk in the UFC: the good, the bad, and the ugly

Just a couple of weeks out from “breaking the Internet” with his podcast on Colt Cabana’s The Art of Wrestling, CM Punk found another way to keep his name in the news: signing with the UFC. And oh my did

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Jeff Hardy returns to Impact Wrestling…again

While his real name is Jeff Hardy, Impact television gave us his alter ego, Willow, better known as “Willow the Wisp” from his earlier days in independent wrestling. Willow was not getting over with the audience. His character did not

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With a roster to rival the glorious yesteryear of the WWE, why is today’s product so stale?

I’ve been a fan of the WWE for 25 years now since it first started airing in the UK. WrestleMania 5 was my first experience and since then I was hooked. Granted I’ve had little periods in recent years where

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A response to Shane Skwarek

Yesterday, Wrestling-Online ran a guest column by Shane Skwarek. Contrary to many opinions, Shane argued that WWE was doing right by the fans, giving them what they want in several areas, and that Daniel Bryan’s popularity has risen, in large

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Why the WWE is handling Daniel Bryan perfectly!

If you just finished watching the Royal Rumble, chances are you’re a bit unsettled.  Whether you’re pissed because Daniel Bryan lost to Bray Wyatt or you’re aggravated that it was Rey Mysterio out at number thirty instead of the “YES

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How heels are working in the WWE

A look at how our perception of a heel has morphed our opinion on today\’s WWE product!

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What’s right with wrestling

Keith Cohen has been a wrestling fan since that fateful day in 1983 when he saw Bob Backlund viciously assaulted by the Iron Sheik. 30 years later, he still loves it just as much. He welcomes you to send all

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The Vertebreaker 04/24/2013

Just a basic take on a few things. Hit me up on Twitter @TheVertebreaker or [email protected] to share your opinions. After watching WWE RAW last night, I kept asking myself certain questions… questions that, on the whole, were easy for

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Has the Internet destroyed wrestling?

Keith Cohen has been a wrestling fan since that fateful day in 1983 when he saw Bob Backlund viciously assaulted by the Iron Sheik. 30 years later, he still loves it just as much. He welcomes you to send all

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Say his name, sing his song…but don’t compare him to a dancing dinosaur!

Shane Skwarek is a Technology Consultant in the Tri-State area and a long time, avid wrestling fan. He’s a mark for cocky heels and subtle wrestling references, and holds a special place in his heart for the Shawn Michaels/Bret Hart

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What to do with The Shield

Scott Batchelor is a lifelong WWE fan looking to break into the field of writing about wrestling. This is his first published article (and hopefully not the last). You can contact him at [email protected] I was skeptical at first. When

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Time to change the Hall of Fame

Keith Cohen has been a wrestling fan since that fateful day in 1983 when he saw Bob Backlund viciously assaulted by the Iron Sheik. 30 years later, he still loves it just as much. He welcomes you to send all

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WrestleMania Weekend… From The Couch

Ian Hamilton has been a wrestling fan since 1992, and has watched the best of the best and the worst of the worst… and has been to two WrestleManias. Formerly host of the “Ringside” podcast, Ian has also released several

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