The Dark Side of a Plane Ride

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The Dark Side of the Ring episode about WWE's Plane Ride from Hell was illuminating to many people, and has been the subject of a lot of chatter since it was released this week. READ MORE



A Brief History of WWE at Madison Square Garden

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A Brief History of WWE at Madison Square Garden WWE returns to Madison Square Garden for the first time in two years on Friday, September 10, 2021. The show, being called Friday Night Super SmackDown, will feature stars from both Smackdown and Raw, and is expected to be the final match of John Cena’s current […] READ MORE



Vince McMahon’s Steroid Trial Getting Televised Retelling

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Fictionalized portrayals of the World Wrestling Entertainment universe are few and far between. In 2020, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson launched his autobiographical sitcom “Young Rock”, a whimsical take on his childhood, with actors portraying WWE Golden Age notables like Andre the Giant.  The 2019 biopic “Fighting With My Family” covers the upbringing and rise of […] READ MORE


20 Years Later: The First WCW Match on Monday Night Raw

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On March 23, 2001, the landscape of professional wrestling changed forever. On this day, the World Wrestling Federation purchased its most prominent competitor, World Championship Wrestling. For better or worse, Vince McMahon bought his competition for a total of $4.2 million. While the latter years of WCW were a far cry from the promotion’s glory […] READ MORE



Monday Night Raw Continues To Be Difficult Viewing

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Monday Night Raw desperately needs to start building stars. For too long now – and this has been a problem since before the pandemic – the show has been a stagnant, stale three hours of increasingly difficult, often unbearable viewing. Through no fault of its superstars, of which there are many, the show continues to […] READ MORE


John Cena Confirms His Return To WWE

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On the most recent episode of Insight with Chris Van Vliet, John Cena was a guest on the show to promote F9, the latest movie in the blockbuster Fast & Furious series of films. Among the topics discussed, we learned of Cena’s confirmation on the rumors regarding a return to the WWE, his feelings on […] READ MORE


Mark Henry At 50: An Ode to the World’s Strongest Man

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The World’s Strongest Man, Mark Henry, is 50 years old today. One of the more recognizable names in the WWE in the late 1990s and throughout the 2000s, largely because of an unprecedented number of accomplishments achieved outside of the squared circle, Henry in 2021 is something of an icon. Across both professional wrestling and […] READ MORE