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Linda Sánchez, the U.S. Representative for California’s 39th congressional district, is being criticized for promoting WWE’s multi-platform, nationwide anti-bullying campaign, “be a STAR,” at a rally last Friday at Whittier, California’s Parnell Park in the Los Angeles area. She had a Twitter exchange with Irv Muchnick, author of CHRIS & NANCY: The True Story of the Benoit Murder-Suicide and Pro Wrestling’s Cocktail of Death and Wrestling Babylon, regarding her appearance, who noted his displeasure with his favorite congressperson on football brain injuries being “coopted by WWE/Linda McMahon propaganda.” Sánchez respondedRead More

Posted On June 9, 2011By StaffIn News

Yet Another Probe Into Hogan’s Past Alleged Drug Use

Yesterday, Rick Rockwell of posted an article taking a look at TNA star Hulk Hogan’s past drug use accusations. In a follow-up to that piece, Rockwell has posted a new article probing deeper into the accusations of Hogan using cocaine during his pro wrestling career, and citing testimony from the likes of Irv Muchnick and Hogan himself. Below is an excerpt: “On Wednesday, Fight Sports Examiner unearthed a report detailing the drug issues Hogan faced back in the early 90’s which included cocaine abuse in addition to steroids. YouRead More

Posted On October 6, 2010By Keelan BaldersonIn News

Benoit Tragedy Coming To Big Screen?

In a controversial move, we may end up seeing the Benoit tragedy hit the big screen. Lost Colony Entertainment announced yesterday that they have acquired the film rights to adapt the Irv Muchnick book “Chris & Nancy”. Muchnick is an ardent critic of WWE and the McMahon family, and his book reflects this bias. A movie will definitely not look good on the wrestling business. Link: Truth About Mumbai Style Attacks In Europe!Read More