Barbed Wire City LLC, in coordination with Resistance Pro Wrestling and the Pickwick Theatre, are proud to announce the screening of the critically-acclaimed documentary BARBED WIRE CITY: The Unauthorized Story of Extreme Championship Wrestling in Chicago at the Pickwick Theater (5 S. Prospect Avenue Park Ridge, IL 60068 / Phone 847-825-5800) –Thursday, May 23rd 2013 at 7:30pm. Tickets are $10 per person. The screening will be followed by Q&A session with producers/directors John Philapavage and Kevin Kiernan, as well as ECW Alumni to be announced.
!BANG! TV Report – Funking Conservatory – Credibility in Professional Wrestling
Sports Entertainment, Athletic Performance or as Ric Flair calls it “This Great Sport” Professional Wrestling.”
Now on !BANG! TV “Credibility in Professional Wrestling.” Featuring the return of Cory “Wild” Weston facing a young and athletic performer, “The Rogue” Ryan Passmore. Cory receives an Un-Welcome hand from T. J. Blake who has harsh words for Wild Weston.
On March 26, 2001, the final episode of WCW Monday Nitro was broadcast, effectively ending the Monday Night Wars. Relive the historic evening with our exclusive playlist, comments from WWE Hall of FamerBooker T and an exclusive Nitro gallery featuring many of WCW’s biggest stars!
Frank and Joe discuss the latest rumors of CM Punk having problems with Creative, this week’s poorly booked Raw, Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H stipulation, this year’s undercard for WrestleMania, and much more!
!BANG! TV Report – Mickie James in Fatal 4 Way for the Women’s Championship
Professional Wrestling – Support Your Troops 89, “!BANG! A Mania comes to the !BANG! TV Sound Stage Saturday March 23rd. Showtime is 7:00pm with doors opening at 6:30pm.
Mickie Jameshas held the WWE Women’s Championship, The WWE Diva’s Championship and the TNA Knockout’s Championship. Now Mickie James is coming to the !BANG! TV Sound Stage in Ocala, Florida and will challenge for the Funking Conservatory Women’s Championship in Her Quest for a, “Grand Slam.”
PRESSURE RISING RECAP – PART 1
Join PRIME Wrestling’s Kory for a special look back at the event that changed the direction of PRIME Wrestling, as we review all the news that came out of “Pressure Rising: Megalomania” on iPPV. How did the 6-man tag for control of the PRIME Commissioner job position end with three PRIME originals united to battle a group of Megalomaniacs? Who came out on top in the three-way dance of former Sex Appeal members and did we finally find out whose side Nicki Valentino was on? Plus, highlights from women’s action featuring Marti Belle vs. Jessie Kaye and we’ll revisit “Amazing” N8 Mattson one-on-one with “The World’s Most Huggable Wrestler” Bryan Castle!
If you haven’t caught the full “Pressure Rising” broadcast yet, click on “iPPV” in our menu to watch now or ANYTIME you like on demand. Order once at $14.99 and it’s yours forever! Or you can pre-order the DVD now by clicking on “Store”! Whatever you do, make sure you watch this event in its entirety as it was meant to be seen!
BALTIMORE — Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. SBGI (the “Company” or “Sinclair”) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase the broadcast assets of 18 television stations owned by Barrington Broadcasting Group, LLC (“Barrington”) for $370.0 million and entered into agreements to operate or provide sales services to another six stations. The 24 stations are located in 15 markets and reach 3.4% of the U.S. TV households. The transaction is subject to approval by the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) and antitrust clearance. The Company anticipates the transaction will close and fund in the second quarter of 2013, subject to closing conditions. The Company expects to finance the purchase price, less $20.0 million in deposits, through a bank loan and/or by accessing the capital markets.