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The Authority - Triple H & Stephanie McMahon
Week after week, wrestling power couple Triple H and Stephanie McMahon make their presence felt on WWE programming by laying down the law and brandishing their own style of corporate justice, all in the name of doing what’s ‘best for business.’ Yet in 2014, are on-screen decision makers really what pro wrestling needs? Or has the tired role of the Authority Figure truly had it’s day? If you’ll indulge me for a moment, I’d like to play the role of the cynical old fan who firmly believes that things wereRead More
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Posted On November 10, 2013By David DavisIn Columns

Death of Wrestling: Respect My Authority!

Greetings to all… It’s David Davis with my weekly blog: Death of Wrestling. For all of those who read this regularly, you will know that this is not a blog about bashing wrestling; it’s a blog of a frustrated fan, who loves the business and wishes that each week it could be a little better. I’m not sure that I’m okay with them busting Daniel Bryan back down to mid-card status. Okay, okay, the WWE claim to be using this as a way to elevate the Wyatt family, but somethingRead More
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Posted On October 13, 2013By David DavisIn Columns

Death of Wrestling: Forgetting the Good Stuff

Greetings to all… It’s David Davis with my weekly blog: Death of Wrestling. For all of those who read this regularly, you will know that this is not a blog about bashing wrestling; it’s a blog of a frustrated fan, who loves the business and wishes that each week it could be a little better. So… Battleground… sigh… bigger sigh… But I don’t want to dwell on the bad stuff. I’ve spoken before about pointless gimmick PPVs and I’m sure I will again. I’ve also spoken about bad finishes toRead More
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THQ have uploaded several new preview videos for WWE ’13: Christian hits his finisher in WWE ’13 Christian hits his finisher in WWE ’13 Cody Rhodes hits his finisher in WWE ’13 Eddie Guerrero makes his entrance in WWE ’13 Eddie Guerrero hits his finisher in WWE ’13 Road Warriors Hawk & Animal make their entrance in WWE ’13 Road Warriors Hawk & Animal hit their finisher in WWE ’13 Stephanie McMahon makes her entrance in WWE ’13 Stephanie McMahon hits her finisher in WWE ’13 Christian makes his entranceRead More
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- Seth Mates is apparently not a fan of Stephanie McMahon, who he worked alongside with as a member of WWE’s creative staff for a number of years. He was asked on Twitter whether a “Best of Stephanie McMahon” DVD release is long overdue and responded, “does twitter have a “report buffoons” button?” – WWE.com has published an article looking at seven of the most intense sibling rivalries throughout sports-entertainment history. The website notes: “Wouldn’t it be nice to challenge your sibling to a No Disqualification Match on Monday NightRead More
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The following press release was issued today: VIVID TO RELEASE ‘CHYNA IS QUEEN OF THE RING’ A PRO WRESTLING PARODY STARRING FORMER CHAMPION CHYNA IN HER OWN ROYAL RUMBLE Chyna’s Incredible Sexual Fantasy Has Her Getting Back in The Ring With Parodied Versions of Wrestling’s Most Well Known Characters. The Movie will be available Online on September 4, 2012 and in stores nationwide on September 12, 2012. LOS ANGELES – (August 27, 2012) – Vivid Entertainment will release “Chyna is Queen of the Ring” an adult parody of professional wrestling,Read More
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- The official website of WWE Corporate has updated Stephanie McMahon’s bio and it is noted that as Executive Vice President of Creative, her duties have expanded to overseeing the creative development of all WWE print, digital and social media content, in addition to the writing process for television and pay-per-view programming. She is also listed as a member of the Board of Directors for the social media company, Tout, Inc., which WWE has invested in. Also, she is being referred again by her maiden name Stephanie McMahon, rather thanRead More
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WWE RAW General Manager AJ Lee spoke with The LA Times to promote WWE’s SummerSlam. Here are some highlights: Q: Who is the greatest GM in “Monday Night Raw” history? AJ: I hope in time I can say me, but I think the greatest of all time, “Raw” or “Smackdown,” would probably be Stephanie McMahon. I was a huge fan of hers when she was in charge. Actually, I will cheat and say myself. Q: How did you come up with the idea of skipping to the ring? AJ: NobodyRead More
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- Former WWE Diva Ryan Shamrock (Alicia Webb) was indeed backstage at Monday’s RAW 1000 episode but did not appear. Jim Ross wrote on Twitter that she was doing some charity work in St. Louis earlier in the day. – Jim Ross wrote the following on Twitter about his RAW 1000 experience: “I really enjoyed my time in St Louis..#RAW1000 was a heck of a production. Pleased I got to visit the announce desk. Thx WWE & Twitterverse.” – WWE’s Stephanie McMahon, Sheamus, The Miz and Eve Torres joined AmericanRead More
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- Stephanie McMahon made her return to WWE, appearing on the 1000th episode of WWE Raw in a segment with Paul Heyman and Triple H. – Talk show legend Regis Philbin offered his congratulations for the milestone 1000th episode of WWE Raw. Philbin was featured in a pre-tape and discussed all of the WWE stars he had the chance to interview featuring clips of Freddie Blassie and John Cena on Live! shown. – Paul Heyman accepted Triple H’s challenge to face Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam on the 1000th episode ofRead More
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- Paul Bearer teased an appearance on tonight’s landmark edition of Raw with the following Twitter message: “What a wonderful tune…. “Meet me in Saint Louis.” He also posted messages alluding to taking a flight. The legendary manager last appeared on Raw on the April 23 show as part of Kane’s ongoing feud with Randy Orton. He was kidnapped by Orton and then stuck in a storage freezer while strapped to a wheelchair. Kane later came for Bearer, only to roll him back into the freezer and say, “I’m savingRead More
- Variety has an article up looking at tonight’s 1,000th episode of RAW and WWE’s use of social media. Stephanie McMahon on WWE’s use of social media: “We’re going to use social media in a more enhanced fashion. Our fans will affect some type of content in the show every week.” Stephanie believes that using social media more will keep their audience tuned into the broadcast for the entire three hours. “What our audience wants is great creative; it’s what any audience wants,” she said. “We need to provide contentRead More
Arda Ocal of The Score Television Network had a chance to speak with wrestling legend Larry “The Axe” Hennig, father of “Mr. Perfect” Curt Hennig and grandfather of WWE Superstar Michael McGillicutty. In enclosed clip, Hennig talks about his initial displeasure of his grandson not using the “Hennig” name but then details a conversation he had with Vince McMahon which put his mind at ease, as well as possible future plans for McGillicutty to use the name sometime in the future. Hennig also talks about wrestling “Rowdy” Roddy Piper inRead More

Posted On July 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Steph McMahon Says WWE Is Interested In More Startup Companies

WWE executive vice president Stephanie McMahon, was interviewed by investment website PEHub.com on WWE’s investment in the Tout social media start-up. This comes following Tout announcing a $13.4 million round of funding spearheaded by WWE. She noted this won’t be the only start-up they invest in. “Tout is really the first deal that we’ve done of this kind,” said Stephanie McMahon, “but we’re very opportunistic, so if the right opportunity came along, we’d definitely consider it.” Investing in startups is “something we’re exploring.” You can check out the complete articleRead More

Posted On July 11, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Touts Partnership With Social Media Platform Tout

WWE has joined forces with Tout, a free videosharing site and mobile app that lets you send 15-second video messages directly to WWE Superstars. The sports entertainment organization issued the following press release touting its partnership with Tout. TOUT TAG TEAMS WITH WWE STAMFORD, Conn., July 11, 2012 – WWE (NYSE:WWE) announced today an investment in and strategic partnership with Tout Industries, Inc. that will leverage WWE’s vast array of assets, including television, live events, digital, print and more than 100 million social media followers to expand Tout’s platform forRead More
WWE’s website has a new interview up with RAW ring announcer Justin Roberts, who celebrated 10 years as a ring announcer for WWE this past Monday. Here are some highlights: Being a wrestling fan: “It’s really cool have accomplished 10 years of ring announcing with WWE. I was a wrestling fan who lived for WWE. I didn’t watch any other sports; WWE was all I wanted to watch.” Advice from Stephanie McMahon: “When I started here, I had been listening to Howard Finkel. So when I previously announced at independentRead More

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

Cody Rhodes Reacts To WWE’s Top Families, The Rock, Stephanie

- David Otunga and Stephanie McMahon will lead an anti-bullying rally today at 1pm from the Wilson Gray YMCA in Hartford, Connecticut. – The Rock wrote this weekend that he has officially began training for Fast 6. – Cody Rhodes, who is doing media work for WWE in Turkey, wrote the following on Twitter about the top 15 wrestling families ranking that recently appeared on WWE’s website: “The geniuses at WWE.com (the same geniuses that left Thunderbolt P off the greatest talkers list) have assembled a new list… the topRead More

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

WWE Ranks Top 15 Families In Wrestling – The McMahons At #1

The WWE website has a new feature up that ranks the top 15 wrestling families. They are listed below: 15. The DiBiases 14. The Colons 13. The Poffos 12. The Hennigs 11. The Vachons 10. The Windhams 9. The Briscos 8. The Rhodes 7. The Funks 6. The Guerreros 5. The Ortons 4. The Von Erichs 3. The Anoa?i/Maivias 2. The Harts 1. The McMahons They wrote the following about the McMahon family: “The McMahon name has long been synonymous with sports-entertainment, but few realize the family was involved inRead More

Posted On May 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Video: The WWE & Hot 97 Unite Against Bullying

Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg along with WWE’s Sheamus, Mark Henry, Alberto Del Rio, Eve, and Stephanie McMahon rally against bullying with the Be a Star Alliance.Read More