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Hello all, Geddy Cahoon here once again with another edition of The Cahoon Run Down. For the second week in a row, I actually had a pretty good idea of what to write about for my article. Last week it was CM Punk, this week it’s two WWE TV personalities who have been a thorn in my proverbial side for a very long time: AJ Lee and Jerry Lawler. There’s not much else to say here, other than that I may get unapologetically enraged over the course of this article,Read More
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- Titus O’Neil and Darren Young are expected to win the WWE Tag Team Titles soon. Many people in WWE thought the title change would happen at SummerSlam and apparently that was the plan at one point. The tag team was told a while back that they were in line for a run with the titles. – As noted before, WWE recently released Christina Crawford from developmental, the sister of Alicia Fox. No reason was given for her release but someone in developmental noted that she always complained about beingRead More
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According to those in WWE, the situation with Charlie Sheen is that around the time he agreed to be the Social Media Ambassador for RAW 1000, he also verbally agreed to work the SummerSlam pay-per-view since it was happening in Los Angeles. About two weeks later, Sheen backed out due to scheduling issues. We now know that he had a big family birthday party that had been planned for months. While the SummerSlam deal fell through, officials are hoping that Sheen will agree to appear more for them in theRead More
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WWE has launched a new website for recruiting talent, FCWRecruit.com. The website’s description reads: “WWE is looking for individuals that possess a number of unique attributes that, either by themselves or combined, play a role in the success of a WWE Superstar.” The following attributes are what WWE is looking for: Athletic: Willing and able to engage in intense, physically demanding activities on a daily basis. WWE is a highly athletic style of performance that requires individuals be in excellent physical condition. All prospective Talent are required to pass aRead More
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Posted On August 22, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Ross Talks About Working WWE Commentary With Vince McMahon

The latest WWE Classics column from Jim Ross on WWE.com features JR talking about his time working commentary with Vince McMahon and Jerry Lawler. Here’s part of what Ross wrote: “Much like Bill Watts, the owner of Mid-South Wrestling and UWF who I broadcasted with a generation earlier, Vince knew exactly what he wanted to see and hear on the broadcasts that he created and produced. I cannot think of any occasion where I was ever better prepared for a broadcast than when working with McMahon. Traveling with the headRead More
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- Macleans.ca has a brief article up looking at WWE’s expansion plans for China. WWE’s Senior VP of International Operations Ed Wells noted that WWE’s growth in China has consistently been in double digits since 2007. WWE officials have been talking about introducing a Chinese Superstar to the roster. – Hornswoggle will be throwing out the first pitch at Miller Park in Milwaukee, Wisconsin today as the Milwaukee Brewers take on the Chicago Cubs. Game time is 1pm. – Kevin Nash noted on Twitter that the upcoming Caribbean Wrestling BashRead More
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Posted On August 22, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* Full WWE Superstars Taping Results For 8/23

Here are full WWE Superstars taping results for this Thursday airing on WWE’s official website. WWE Superstars (Airing Thursday on WWE.com): * Santino Marella defeated Jack Swagger * Cody Rhodes defeated Justin Gabriel * Alex Riley beat Drew McIntyre * Damien Sandow beat Yoshi TatsuRead More
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- Conspicuous by her absence Monday on Raw was Beth Phoenix, who WWE advertised as a participant in the Divas Championship No. 1 Contender Battle Royal. According to PWInsider.com, she, nor Kelly Kelly, who was also advertised for the match, were not at the show emanating from the Save Mart Center in Fresno, California. “The Glamazon” will be missing more events as WWE.com is no longer advertising her for next week’s four-event Raw brand tour of Australia. She had been listed as appearing as recently as late last week. –Read More
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- NBA basketball great Shaquille O’Neal posted the following video on Tout in response to Brock Lesnar announcing that he’s done with WWE for good. Shaq congratulates Lesnar on a great career. – We noted earlier that “WWE” was the #2 trending topic on Google on Sunday for SummerSlam. WWE was also trending on Yahoo! on Monday and reached the #1 spot after Monday’s RAW. – As noted, E! Online is among the media outlets that covered the “news” of Khloé Kardashian serving as the Social Media Ambassador of Monday’sRead More
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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
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Posted On August 21, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Triple H & Rey Mysterio Talk Brock Lesnar Leaving & Returning To WWE

- Yahoo! Sports has an article up about Brock Lesnar “finally being back in his comfort zone” under the bright lights of WWE. WWE superstars Triple H and Rey Mysterio spoke to Yahoo! about Lesnar leaving WWE back i n and his return to WWE the night after WrestleMania 28 back in April. Here are some highlights of what they said about: Rey Mysterio on Lesnar Leaving WWE in 2004: “We were kind of disappointed when he left and just didn’t know what was going to happen with him tryingRead More
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- People were saying their goodbyes to Chris Jericho over the weekend at SummerSlam and last night’s RAW. Jericho’s attitude about leaving was mostly nonchalant as he was telling people he had other goals to reach and that he would be back to WWE. – As noted before, Jim Ross recently filmed a sitdown interview with CM Punk and Steve Austin for the WWE ’13 video game. The interview was designed to be like the Bret Hart and Shawn Michaels DVD interview from last year. Austin and Punk talked aboutRead More
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- With the appearance on last night’s RAW, it looks like Paul Heyman has signed some sort of contract extension with WWE. Heyman’s original deal was set to expire with his appearance at Sunday’s SummerSlam pay-per-view. – Here are the theater locations where WWE Studios’ The Day will be playing at beginning August 29th: * Tempe, Arizona – Harkins Mills * Universal City, California – Century 20 El Con * Los Angeles – Rave Bridge Cinema, LA Live Stadium * Miami, Florida – AMC Aventura 24 * Tampa, Florida –Read More
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- Cody Rhodes says it’s his responsibility to show us Sin Cara’s face. Rhodes posted the following tout last night from RAW: – New #1 contender Kaitlyn was going back and forth with Divas Champion Layla and Natalya on Twitter last night. Kaitlyn is apparently being set up for a run with the Divas title. We reported several weeks back that WWE officials were high on Kaitlyn following her performance in the six-Divas match at Money in the Bank. Click here to view a cool photo of Kaitlyn dressed asRead More
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- WWE has announced that actor Dominic Monaghan will be the Social Media Ambassador for next week’s RAW from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Monaghan stars in WWE Studios’ movie The Day, which comes out next week. From WWE: “Actor Dominic Monaghan will be right alongside the rest of the WWE Universe next week, tweeting about the action of Raw as he serves as WWE’s official Social Media Ambassador. Best known for his role in the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy, Monaghan stars this summer in the WWE Studios apocalyptic thriller “The Day,”Read More
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- WWE will be releasing a RAW 100 Moments DVD and Blu-ray set later this year with the full three-hour 1,000th RAW episode and the top 100 moments in RAW history. The set will also include never-before-seen backstage footage of the Superstars and Legends who appeared on RAW 1000. Here’s the synopsis from WWEDVDNews.com: “Since its debut on Jan 11, 1993, Monday Night Raw has delivered thrills, suspense, action, controversy and excitement for WWE fans to enjoy every week. On the heels of celebrating the monumental 1000th episode, WWE countsRead More
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- During Raw Monday, former WWE performer Maria Kanellis praised her former employer’s anti-bullying efforts with “be a STAR.” She tweeted, “I really love everything @wwe does with #BeASTAR.” A follower of hers deemed WWE’s stance against bullying hypocritical considering that many talents have been subject to blistering ridicule by organization higher-ups, both on-air and off: “How can they advocate non-bullying with all the on and off-camera bullying going on in that company?” The former Diva feels that WWE is making an honest effort to make bullying on their partRead More
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- Jim Ross posted more about the big WWE tryout in Southern California tonight: “Just returned to our LA hotel from 1st day of tryouts. Physically grueling day for the candidates. It will be tougher tomorrow. @WWE= effort” – The dark match before tonight’s WWE RAW in Fresno, California saw Heath Slater defeat Alex Riley. – Santino Marella vs. Jack Swagger was taped tonight to air on this week’s WWE Superstars. – Mattel had people backstage at RAW tonight doing scans for action figures.Read More
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- As reported Monday, a WWE spokesperson told TMZ.com that online reports of Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst being kicked out of the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California, the venue for WWE’s SummerSlam pay-per-view event Sunday night, for displaying an obscene gesture while he shown live on camera “are 100% FALSE.” Rather, he went backstage on his own accord to apologize for his action, according to the spokesman. On the contrary, multiple WWE sources noted to PWInsider.com that Durst was asked to leave the arena by WWE. Kevin Dunn,Read More