I had it all figured out. A schedule of reviews planned, photos taken, subjects procured, I was on top of my game. Was on top of my game that is, until this wonderful lump of bootleg gorgeousness arrived at my door and shredded all my plans. Oh fake Adam Bomb, you're bloody lucky I like … Continue reading Woeful Wrestling Figures: Up and Atom!
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
posted by Billy Carpenter This week’s RAW was, by and large, a very passable affair. For the first two hours, there wasn’t much to sink your teeth into outside of Brock Lesnar’s maniacal car detailing service. Roman Reigns and Sheamus went one-on-one but it was just kind of there. Sheamus really just doesn’t connect with … Continue reading WWE Monday Night RAW Recap: Cesar-OVER (July 6, 2015)
By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida ) WCW Monday Nitro, April 1st 1996. Hello reader and welcome back to Wrestling in the Clinton years, dredging the past to entertain the future. Normally at this point I would have some kind of intro but this episode wastes no time getting to the action so in keeping with the … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton years: A tale of two Knobbs.
By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) WWF RAW, Monday February 26th, 1996. Hello and welcome back to Wrestling in the Clinton Years, here making a brief stop on its journey through WCW's 1996 Nitro run to return to its old stomping grounds of the World Wrestling Federation to see what's changed since I left at the end … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton Years: A dirty phone call from Goldust.
By Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) WCW Monday Nitro February 19th, 1996. Hello and welcome back to Wrestling in the Clinton Years, a totally tubular nostalgiagasm of radical proportions. Hot on the heels of the last episode's shocking defeat of Hulk Hogan by Arn Anderson, the Horsemen and the Dungeon of Doom's war on Hulkamania continues as … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton Years: A Big Mouthful of Arn Anderson
by Billy Carpenter (@4CR_Billy) *All video below from WWE's YouTube channel* *Header/cover image via wwe.com* John Cena promo time! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SpyHFwFLUcA What's this? A crowd that is cheering for Cena over his opponent?! It's certainly an interesting sight, that's for sure. Maybe a little reshuffling for Cena is what the doctor … Continue reading 4CReview: WWE RAW (2/16/2015)
Welcome one & all to the end! the final Raw episode of 1994 and the end of the first phase of Wrestling in the Clinton Years. I’ll be the first to admit it’s taken longer than I thought to get to this point but here we are, afterwards I’ll have more thoughts on the year … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton Years: 300lbs of Thickly Muscled Beef in Perpetual Motion.
Wrestling in the Clinton Years: a lumbering, wheezing marathon runner struggling to reach the end of the race by Martin Dixon (@BunnySuicida) WWF Raw 19th December 1994 1994 is drawing to a close, and the WWF is intent on seeing out the year in grand fashion as your favourite and mine Lex Luger makes his … Continue reading Wrestling in the Clinton Years: Disco Zeb Colter
Written under duress by Critical Bill (@williamrenken83) The nostalgia of the Raw Reunion (excuse me, #RawReunion) and a stage surrounded by the likes of the New Age Outlaws, the NWO, and the APA proved too much for the newest outsiders The Ascenion, last Monday. I'm careful to maintain "The" in front of their name. It's … Continue reading The Ascension Is Coming For Your Tag Team…Wherever You Are!