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Gawker Media founder Nick Denton testifies in Hogan trial

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Day seven of the Hulk Hogan vs Gawker trial featured the testimony of Nick Denton, Gawker’s founder, who said that sometimes a celebrity’s right of privacy is trumped by the public’s right to know the story. Denton admitted that watching the video made him “uncomfortable,” however in the bigger picture, it was the right thing to do...

Hulk Hogan’s legal team rest their case against Gawker

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan’s legal team rested their case against Gawker yesterday after a full week of testimony from Hulk himself and other paid expert witnesses with the hopes of winning the $100 million lawsuit. On Monday, Gawker’s attorneys will call its witnesses and things are expected to heat up when Gawker.com founder Nick Denton takes the stand...

Lucha Underground to start season 3 production this month

Lucha Underground

El Rey Network has announced that season 3 of Lucha Underground will start production this month with the shows expected to air in early 2017. There will be four tapings in March, on the 19th, 20th, 26th, and 27th, another four in April on the 9th, 10th, 23rd, and 24th, and two in May on the 7th and 8th. All tapings will be held at the Lucha...

The Iron Sheik pens hilarious open letter to Hogan and Gawker

The Iron Sheik

WWE Hall of Famer The Iron Sheik wrote a hilarious open letter – all in caps – to Hulk Hogan and Gawker and it was published by Esquire.com. Sheik said that without him there would be no Hulkamania and he did the honors for him and “Mr Kennedy McMahon” when he could have taken the offer to break his leg. He said that Hogan told him...

Japanese wrestling legend Hayabusa passes away at age 47

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Eiji Ezaki, better known to fans in the world of professional wrestling as Hayabusa, passed away at the age of 47 yesterday. The Japanese superstar died of a subarachnoid hemorrhage – bleeding in the brain for the non-medical ones – and an owner of a tavern found him in his home dead just hours before Hayabusa was supposed to perform...

Hulk Hogan vs Gawker jury selected, trial to start Monday

Hulk Hogan

The jury selection in the Hulk Hogan vs Gawker trial wrapped up today with the final 70 jurors making one more trip to the courtroom to see who are the unlucky ones who have to endure three weeks of courtroom drama. A total of nine jurors made the cut, including 3 alternates. Those who will be on the jury are 4 women and 2 men. Hundreds of...

Bret Hart issues clarification on cancer comments by Jim Ross

Bret Hart

Bret Hart issued a statement on his Facebook page regarding his prostate cancer and the comments that Jim Ross made during The Gunz Show on 77 WABC Radio earlier this week. “I just want to clarify that, while the surgery went well and my doctors and I are optimistic, it is still way too early to declare that it’s now a non-issue. I will be...

Kevin Nash will donate brain and spinal cord for research

Kevin Nash

WWE Hall of Famer Kevin Nash told ESPN yesterday that he will donate his brain and spinal cord to CTE research after his death with the CTE Center at Boston University and the Concussion Legacy Foundation run by former WWE wrestler Chris Nowinski being selected as recipients. “Chris Nowinski started the program, and I’ve had several...