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Bobby Heenan in hospital for the next few days

Bobby Heenan

WWE Hall of Famer Bobby “The Brain” Heenan is currently in hospital after falling at home. The news was originally reported by his long-time friend Mean Gene Okerlund on Twitter yesterday. Heenan’s wife Cynthia wrote that the legendary manager will stay in hospital for the next 72 hours due to low blood pressure and thanked all the fans for...

Hulk Hogan files second lawsuit against Gawker

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan is having another go at Gawker, filing a second lawsuit against the company for “intentionally inflicted emotional distress upon him by leaking a sealed transcript of surreptitiously recorded private oral communications in a bedroom to the media.” Hogan and his legal team are sure that Gawker were the ones responsible for...

Dolph Ziggler’s brother Donald charged with aggravated murder

Dolph Ziggler

Cleveland.com is reporting that Donald Nemeth, the brother of WWE Superstar Dolph Ziggler, is being charged with aggravated murder and a warrant for his arrest was issued on Tuesday. Police say that 29 year old Nemeth tried to rob a man, a Marine veteran, before shooting him on January 23 at University Hotel and Suites in Cleveland. Public records...

Steve Austin remembers Chyna in his latest podcast

Steve Austin

Stone Cold Steve Austin dedicated part of his latest podcast talking about his friend Joanie “Chyna” Laurer, just days after she was found dead in her apartment in Redondo Beach. Austin said that he found out about her death way before everyone else as a mutual friend called him to break the news, a news that Austin said he couldn’t believe...

Chyna’s brain to be donated to science

Chyna

Chyna’s brain will be donated to science once all the paperwork has been filed and the medical examiner releases her body. This was revealed by Anthony Anzaldo, her former manager and the one who made the discovery of her dead body. Anzaldo also revealed that Chyna was approached by lawyers to join the concussion class action lawsuit against WWE...

Vivid Radio paying tribute to Chyna today

Chyna

Vivid Radio will broadcast an exclusive one hour interview today at 11AM PT with the late Joanie “Chyna” Laurer as a tribute to one of their most popular women. “We are airing this interview as a tribute to Chyna,” said the network’s general manager Farrell Hirsch. “We believe it is the last long-form interview she ever gave and...

Dwayne Johnson signs on for Jumanji remake

Dwayne Johnson

He is one of the busiest men on planet earth and there seems to be no slowing down Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Johnson announced on his Instagram that he will star in the remake of the movie Jumanji, set to start shooting this fall. “It’s official. We’ll produce and deliver to a whole new generation a title that I love and is...

Major news outlets cover the death of Chyna

Chyna

As it’s often the case whenever a current or former wrestler passes away, mainstream media websites cover the news and the passing of the woman known as the 9th wonder of the world was no different. CNN, FOX News, ABC News, ESPN, CBS News, Entertainment Weekly, The Huffington Post, Yahoo! Sports, Deadline, New York Post, Us Weekly, Mashable...

Triple H, Shawn Michaels and others remember Chyna

Chyna

The wrestling world is in mourning after the death of Joanie “Chyna” Laurer was released late last night and several of her former co-workers expressed their sadness on Twitter. Her former boyfriend and one of the men who lobbied to get her hired, Triple H, called Chyna a pioneer. “Someone who wasn’t afraid to blaze her own...

Joanie “Chyna” Laurer found dead

Chyna

Former WWE Women’s and Intercontinental champion Joanie “Chyna” Laurer was found dead in her home in Redondo Beach, California yesterday. She was 46 years old. Police received a 911 call at around 7:30PM last night and were on the scene immediately. The call came from a friend who went to her place and found her unresponsive...

A recap of the 51st Cauliflower Alley Club reunion in Las Vegas

Trish Stratus

Written by CAC photographer Dr. Mike Lano. Wrestling’s brotherhood, fraternal organization Cauliflower Alley Club was founded 51 years ago as a non-profit by name wrestler and film/TV actor Mike Mazurki and his boxing publicist friend Art Abrams as an informal, several times per year downtown Los Angeles meet and greet, break-bread group...