My toy story continues! Those nice folks at Poundland have gotten their mitts on another clutch of plastic wrestling figures of questionable origin. In the next part I'll have something different in a troupe of miniature figures complete with enough weapons and accessories to make New Jack jealous but before that the heavyweights are back … Continue reading WWF: Woeful Wrestling Figures 3: The Chode Warriors
Well, well, well. It seems as though my recent purchase of three terrible wrestling toys must have been noticed by the powers that be as less than a week since my last dumpster dive to my local Poundland, they've only gone and got hold of some more faux figures and this time they've gone "X-treme'. … Continue reading WWF: Woeful Wrestling Figures 2: Plastic Fantastic
Don't call it a comeback. Hello and welcome to the first edition of Wrestling in the Clinton years in quite some time. If I can be slightly personal for a moment, my break from this was due to a severe bout of depression that nearly claimed more than just my blogging hobby so in an … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Big Wang Vader.
posted by Billy Carpenter From Portland, OR The Social Outcasts are out to kick off the show this, as Heath Slater is set for singles action. Are they THE Social Outcasts or just Social Outcasts? Zack Ryder is Slater's opponent this week and he comes out to very little reaction.Remember Survivor Series 2011 … Continue reading WWE Main Event Recap (2/10/2016)
By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) WCW Monday Nitro, July 1st, 1996. Yes it's that time again, time for another scintillating edition of Wrestling in the Clinton years, a better slice of 90s nostalgia than the New Age Outlaws getting a title run in 2014. Bash at the Beach is a mere six days away ans Eric Bischoff … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Winner by Glitterball
posted by Billy Carpenter * As always, thanks to Nate Stein for sending this along! Thu, Sep 3 - Global Force Wrestling - Riverfront Stadium, Waterloo, IA - GlobalForceWrestling.com Thu, Sep 3 - PWCS - 1815 Delmar Ave, Granite City, IL - 7 pm - saintlouiswrestling.com Thu, Sep 3 - World League Wrestling - Maries … Continue reading Indie/UK Wrestling Event Calendar (9/3-9/13/2015)
posted by Billy Carpenter Kicking off the show with the pride of Marieville, Quebec, Kevin Owens! The Main Event announce squad is Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton and Jimmy Uso, for those wondering where Phillips was. Owens’ opponent this week is Jack Swagger and I’m thinking we might get something pretty good here. Don’t sleep on … Continue reading WWE Main Event Recap (September 1, 2015)
By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) WCW Monday Nitro, June 10th 1996. Hello and welcome to Wrestling in the Clinton years, the wrestling blog that can't wait to see Joe Gomez debut on this episode. "It's time to get rocking!" screams Tony Schiavone at the start of the episode as Joe Gomez's impending debut is hyped by him … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Mistaking Verbs for Adjectives.
By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) Hello and welcome back to Wrestling in the Clinton years, the wrestling blog that questions if Smarties really do have the answer. After last week's lateness, Lex Luger is making good on his word to Sting and is shown camped out outside the arena in Nashville, Tennessee in order not to … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton years: An Odd Portmanteau and A Dead Tag Team Partner.
By Martin Dixon ( @BunnySuicida ) Hello dear reader and welcome back to Wrestling in the Clinton years, which is to professional journalism as a puppy is to quantum physics. WCW Uncensored and the Doomsday Cage match are but a fading memory and so too (for this episode at least) is Hulk Hogan, last seen … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton years: A PG Mr. Ass