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CNN Newsroom covers the Hulk Hogan saga

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CNN Newsroom, hosted by Brooke Baldwin, covered the Hulk Hogan saga today with a segment that lasted around 5 minutes. First CNN ran a video report saying Hogan got a smackdown from WWE and recapped the whole story of the legal battle with Gawker. They then showed the apology that Hogan gave to PEOPLE Magazine last week. Baldwin then introduced...

Hulk Hogan getting trolled by UK fans on Twitter

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In another Hulk Hogan story, the former champion has been looking like a fool on Twitter as fans, mainly in the United Kingdom, are trolling the Hulkster and tricking him to retweet photos that are actually celebrities or sports stars across the pond. Fans have been sending photos of black footballers Rio Fedinand, Kolo Toure, Danny Welbeck, and...

Kamala defends Hulk Hogan

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James Harris, better known to wrestling fans as Kamala, is the latest former wrestler to defend Hulk Hogan over the racist rants which were recorded several years ago. Harris feuded with Hogan both in the then WWF and over at WCW. “That’s not the Hogan I know. Hogan always treated me like a gentleman,” he told The Bleacher Report...

Hogan thanks fans on Twitter, Steiner rips him apart

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Hulk Hogan used Twitter to thank those who are standing by him during this storm that saw him being erased from WWE and losing a ton of money over racist remarks from 2012 that made their way online just now. “Thank you to all my friends, family and business partners for all your love and support, you guys know who I really am and I love u 4...

Curtis Axel drops Hogan impersonator gimmick

Curtis Axel

Curtis Axel’s gimmick of impersonating Hulk Hogan has been axed and the son of WWE Hall of Famer Mr. Perfect is back to his original character following the Hogan racist saga that has captivated the Internet since news broke in the early hours of Friday. WWE has already removed Axel’s photo dressed as Hogan from his bio on WWE.COM and has...

Hogan’s Beach restaurant manager says everyone is welcome

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The Hogan’s Beach restaurant which is part of the Best Western Bay Harbor hotel in Tampa, Florida, is still open for business bearing Hogan’s name. In comments given to RadarOnline.com, Hogan’s Beach manager said, “The restaurant has nothing to do with the comments made by Hulk Hogan. We are open for business, and we welcome and serve...

2K removes Hulk Hogan from upcoming WWE 2K16 video game

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WWE 2K16, the upcoming WWE video game has just lost one of its biggest stars. As expected, Hulk Hogan will not be involved in the game and WWE asked 2K to yank him out. “We are highly respectful of the way that our partners choose to run their business and manage our partnerships accordingly. We can confirm that Hulk Hogan will not appear in WWE...

Mark Henry “hurt and offended” by Hogan’s remarks

Mark Henry

In a post on Twitter, former champion Mark Henry said that he was being “hounded” by media today to share his thoughts and experiences with Hulk Hogan. He said he preferred not to be dragged into it but feels the responsibility to at least make some sort of a statement. Henry said that there was history of racial slurs and prejudices in the...

Brooke Hogan writes beautiful poem about her father

Brooke Hogan

Hulk Hogan is not the only one effected in this latest story. His daughter Brooke, who was originally the subject of all this, gave her own take on the story. “You want my comment, media sharks? Here it is,” Brooke tweeted, along with a link that goes to her Facebook page. The link goes to a photo post, a collage of photos of Hulk with his...

Major media outlets cover the Hulk Hogan story

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The news of Hogan’s racist rant and WWE’s decision to disassociate itself from him made it to the mainstream media as Hulk’s day from hell continued to get worse by the second. CNN, ESPN, Fox News, TMZ, ABC News, CBS News, The Associated Press, New York Post, Sports Illustrated, TIME, Washington Post, Rolling Stone, US Magazine, CNBC, Wall...

Booker T comments on Hulk Hogan’s racist remarks

Booker T

Booker T shared his opinions on the dismissal of Hulk Hogan and said that he was shocked by what Hogan has said. The history between Booker, Hogan, and the n-word dates back to nearly two decades ago when Booker, part of the Harlem Heat, told Hulk that, “we’re coming for you n*gger” during a live broadcast. As soon as Booker said the word he...

Hulk Hogan apologizes for racist rant

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Hulk Hogan has apologized for his racist remarks in an exclusive to PEOPLE Magazine and said that he will use this situation to improve as a person. “Eight years ago I used offensive language during a conversation. It was unacceptable for me to have used that offensive language; there is no excuse for it; and I apologize for having done...

WWE issues official statement on Hulk Hogan

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Earlier today, WWE issued a statement on Hulk Hogan who is no longer part of the company. “WWE terminated its contract with Terry Bollea (aka Hulk Hogan). WWE is committed to embracing and celebrating individuals from all backgrounds as demonstrated by the diversity of our employees, performers and fans worldwide,” the statement read. Hulk...

Sensational Hulk Hogan racist attack caught on tape

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The National Enquirer, along with RadarOnline.com, has revealed that they have the transcript of a video of Hulk Hogan going on a racial attack which is why WWE has severed ties with the wrestling legend. The video is part of the sex tape with Heather Clem, a video which Hogan is suing Gawker.com for posting certain parts of it online. In the...

Hulk Hogan looks to be gone from WWE for good

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The relationship between Hulk Hogan and WWE seemed to have taken a nose dive as rumors are that WWE is cutting all ties with the Hulkster and has already removed him from the lineup of judges from the Tough Enough website. Hogan was also removed from the Hall of Fame website, with the only people under the “H” name being Hacksaw Jim Duggan...

20 interesting questions with Hulk Hogan

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FoxSports.com has a 20 questions feature with WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan which was conducted during the recent media tour to promote tonight’s start of Tough Enough. Hogan answered a variety of different questions, including who should be in the Hall of Fame, best entrance song, most embarrassing thing happened to him in the ring, trading...