Linda McMahon Tag

The Greenwich Times posted an article that says Christopher Shay’s campaign is questioning whether or not Linda McMahon received endorsement from Republican Town Committee Chairman John Slater in exchange for WrestleMania 28 tickets. A Shays campaign spokes person said: “I find it interesting that John Slater went to WrestleMania in Miami, and soon after he returned came out and endorsed Linda McMahon.” Slater has denied the claims. He said: “If they’re insinuating a bribe, which I can prove never happened, that’s totally wrong. If that’s the road that his campaignRead More

Posted On May 9, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Theater Airing Next WWE PPV, WM28 DVD Prices Slashed, More

– Amazon.com has cut the price of the WrestleMania 28 DVD home video by 51%. The price is now $16.99 and eligible for free Super Saver Shipping. The three-disc DVD set, which was released yesterday, was originally listed for $34.95. You can order or view the DVD/Blu-ray box cover art and a teaser clip by clicking here. — The Stamford Advocate notes that the political attacks against Linda McMahon will be picking up. You can check out their article at http://www.stamfordadvocate.com. — The iO West improv comedy theater in Hollywood,Read More

Posted On April 11, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Kevin Nash Comments On Scott Hall, Linda McMahon, Birthdays

- Linda McMahon will participate in Connecticut’s first US Senate Republican candidate debate on April 19th. Linda will be joined by opponents Chris Shays, Brian Hill, Kie Westby and Peter Lumaj. – Goldust turns 46 years old today while ECW Original Balls Mahoney turns 40 and WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race turns 69. – Kevin Nash wrote the following last night on Twitter about Scott Hall’s troubles: “The only person at this point that can help Scott is Scott.Those of you that think otherwise are lost to what addictionRead More

Posted On March 27, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Identity Of Man In Lord Tensai Video, Linda McMahon At WM28, Raw

- The WWE Raw Supershow on Monday, June 25th, 2012 will be held at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, Indiana.   - The man who appeared in the Lord Tensai teaser video on RAW last night was FCW star Sakamoto.   - It was noted on GreenwichTime.com that Linda McMahon will be in Miami this weekend for WrestleMania 28Read More

Posted On January 31, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Preview For New WWE Book, Shawn Michaels, Linda McMahon

- Ted Nugent and Jim Ross are some of the names who will be appearing on Shawn Michaels’ MacMillan River Adventures show when the new season begins this summer. – Linda McMahon’s Senate campaign revealed in fourth quarter 2011 earnings reports that they raised $326,646. A total of 1,085 individuals contributed to that number and more than 80% of those people were residents of Connecticut. None of the money was contributed by Linda McMahon but how much money donated by families of WWE employees will apparently be revealed in anRead More

Posted On January 24, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Responds To Claims By Linda McMahon Political Opponent

- WWE’s Robert Zimmerman has sent a letter to Christopher Shays, the opponent for Linda McMahon in her 2012 Senate bid, disputing recent statements Shays made about WWE. Here are some quotes: “In the past you have visited WWE Headquarters in Stamford and, as a Congressman, you actively supported WWE’s non-partisan initiative, SmackDown Your Vote, which encouraged young people to register to vote. Certainly, you are aware of our recent anti-bullying efforts in your hometown of Bridgeport when WWE Superstar Sheamus visited Hall Neighborhood House on August 3, 2011 andRead More

Posted On January 12, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

McMahon Ripped Over WWE Deaths, Ignores Subject In Response

Christopher Shays, a former member of the United States House of Representative who is running as a Republican against Linda McMahon in the 2012 United States Senate election in Connecticut, took the former WWE CEO to task over the numerous WWE performers to pass away before the age of 50: who McMahon made part of her campaign narrative of corporate success and economic prosperity. “Let’s think about it. She’s got over 41 people 50 years and younger who’ve died in her jobs. That’s quite a job record that she’s created,”Read More

Posted On January 11, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Vince McMahon Featured On Mitt Romney Attack Ad

The Democratic National Committee has released an advertisement directed at United States politician Mitt Romney, using clips of various famous people saying “You’re fired!” Among them is Vince McMahon. On an interesting note, Linda McMahon has endorsed Romney for President. McMahon can be seen near the end of the advertisement, embedded below:Read More

Posted On January 10, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

US Senate Candidate Linda McMahon Accused Of Plagiarism

United States Senate candidate Linda McMahon is being accused of plagiarizing an op-ed piece that she ran last week on a Connecticut news site. In the piece, which can be read at CTNewsJunkie.com, McMahon writes the following about of TransCanada’s pipeline: “Keystone XL stands ready to put some 13,000 Americans to work to construct the actual pipeline. These would be pipefitters, welders, mechanics, electricians, and heavy equipment operators, among others.” Compare McMahon’s quote to the following text from the TransCanada website: “TransCanada is poised to put 13,000 Americans to workRead More

Posted On November 4, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Linda McMahon Endorses Romney, WWE Studios In Trouble, More

- United States Senate candidate Linda McMahon has officially endorsed Rebpulican candidate Mitt Romney for the 2012 Presidential election. For more on Linda’s endorsement of Romney, check out Politico.com. – At Thursday’s WWE Investor conference call, it was announced that revenues from WWE Studios plummeted a staggering 51% during the third quarter of 2011. Vince McMahon stated on Thursday that WWE plans to “monitor and refine to improve future performance.” WWE plans to release three films already wrapped over the next six months. Entertainment publication Variety has an article upRead More

Posted On September 8, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Report: Linda McMahon To Run Again For US Senate

The New York Times is reporting that Linda McMahon will announce in the coming week that she intends to run again for a United States Senate seat out of the state of Connecticut. McMahon will be running for the seat that will be vacated by Joseph I. Lieberman, who announced he would not be seeking re-election.Read More
Stephanie McMahon, who now works for WWE in an executive capacity, is not ruling out a return to television. “If there is a demand for it, I will be there,” McMahon told Baltimore Sun writer Kevin Eck in an interview at Friday’s “BA STAR” launch in Washington, D.C. Sans a one-off appearance in November making light of Linda McMahon’s failed Senate campaign, she has not appeared as an on-screen character since March 2009. McMahon also noted that she watched Triple H’s match against The Undertaker at WrestleMania XXVII from theRead More

Posted On December 23, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Linda McMahon Part Of “Dumbest Moments In 2010″ List

Fortune magazine has put together a new list of who it feels made the “Dumbest Business Decisions of 2010.” Linda McMahon’s senate run made the list and here’s what Fortune had to say: Linda McMahon, wife of big Vince and co-manager of World Wrestling Entertainment since its inception in 1980 (as Titan Sports), ought to be an expert on all things WWE. From 1997 to 2009, she was its sole CEO. But in the first week of October, during her failed run for a Connecticut Senate seat, McMahon slipped upRead More

Posted On December 8, 2010By Keelan BaldersonIn News

Triple H’s Possible Return Date

According to F4WOnline.com Triple H is currently expected to return by January’s Royal Rumble PPV; possibly as a surpirse entrant. The Game has been out of action since April due a torn biceps tendon. While sidelined he campaigned for Linda McMahon and was promoted to Vince McMahon’s Senior Advisor. The feeling is that as Vince winds down, more contol will be given to Hunter and Stephanie. Link: Prosecute Climate Deniers With Ecocide Say UN Delegates!Read More

Posted On December 1, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Linda McMahon Named As CEO Screw Up, Seth Rollins Hates

- Forbes “Top 10 Biggest CEO screw ups of 2010″ listed Linda McMahon at #9 following her comment about being unaware of WWE paying some employees minimum wage and then stating she had no idea what Connecticut’s minimum wage is. – As reported, Seth Rollins was rumored for Season 4 of WWE NXT but obviously didn’t make the cut. In response, he tweeted: “Today is just one of those days where I hate everything and everyone.”Read More

Posted On December 1, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Pushes Back Plans For “WWE Network” To 2012-2013

The following is off Reuters: Reuters Summit – WWE takes aim on launching TV network By Ben Klayman and Paul Thomasch NEW YORK (Reuters) – World Wrestling Entertainment Inc plans to launch a cable TV network featuring its hulking wrestlers and scripted storylines in mid-2012 or early 2013, later than it had previously hoped, a top executive said on Tuesday. WWE Chairman and Chief Executive Vince McMahon said in February that he hoped to have a network up and running in 18 months, implying August 2011. However, Chief Operating OfficerRead More

Posted On November 10, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Linda Speaks On “Stand Up For WWE” Campaign, Her Future

The following is a new blog entry from Blog.CTNews.com: Linda breaks her silence: What’s $50 mil? November 8, 2010 at 5:18 pm by Neil Vigdor Linda McMahon emerged from her witness protection-like vanishing act Monday to give Hearst Connecticut Newspapers one of her first interviews since losing to Democrat Richard Blumenthal in Connecticut’s bitter Senate contest. A one-woman stimulus package for political consulting, direct mail and television advertising industries, McMahon said she she no second thoughts about spending $50 million of her wrestling fortune on the race, a record forRead More

Posted On November 2, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Dixie Carter Wishes Linda McMahon Good Luck Today

The following is a new tweet from the official Twitter page of TNA president Dixie Carter: “Good luck today to Linda McMahon. I think she’d be a great senator. Get out and vote!!!” Follow more Dixie tweets on Twitter @ TNADixie.Read More

Posted On November 2, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Vince’s Coma Angle, Concern In WWE About Roster Depth & More

- For those who have emailed us asking about the segment on RAW where Vince McMahon was said to be in a coma, the official WWE website says the situation stems from the beatdown Vince took from Nexus on RAW months ago. – Speaking of that strange McMahon/coma/dream segment from RAW, many within WWE think that Vince McMahon talking about his wife’s Senate campaign was their way of making light of the situation in case Linda McMahon gets blown out today on Election Day. Of course Linda’s campaign is hopefulRead More