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[Birthdays & Anniversaries] Today in Memoriam: Danno O’Mahoney (37, 1950) and Helen Hart (77, 2001). .. [reported by Rich Tate of www.GeorgiaWrestlingHistory.com]
[WWE Event] WWE returns to the Kolf Sports Center at the University Of Wisconsin in Oshkosh, Wisconsin on January 16th, 2009. Go to http://prowrestlingevents.tk or http://prowrestlingevents.webs.com for info about upcoming wrestling shows worldwide.
[Book News] Bruno Lauer, known professionally as Downtown Bruno or Harvey Wippleman (WWF), has published his hilariously entertaining biography, entitled “Wrestling with the Truth” though Scott Teal’s Crowbar Press (www.crowbarpress.com). The book was launched at this year’s Cauliflower Ally Club reunion but will be available to the public through 1wrestlinglegends.com – I had the honor of being one of the proof readers for this book and I am thrilled to endorse the book and proclaim that Bruno’s story will open your eyes to the world of pro-wrestling and make you laugh out loud.
[Radio] The 9/2 edition of Monday Night Mayhem (www.mondaynightmayhem.com) included a Walter “Killer” Kowalski Tribute Special (with SLAM! Wrestling’s Greg Oliver & Steve Johnson). To listen to the program, go to http://www.mondaynightmayhemarchives.com/waxfiles/090208.wax
[Article] Jim Cornettte vows to break Vince McMahon [reported by Mike Informer]
[Article] WWE Smackdown vs. Raw 2009: CM Punk [reported by Mike Informer]
[Article] The Steel Cage: Interview With Chris Jericho [reported by Mike Informer]
[Canadian Event] Robbie McAllister from The Highlanders and Johnny Devine will be appearing at the Pure Wrestling Association event in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada on November 28th, 2008. Go to http://facebook.com/group.php?gid=9554404003 for info about the PWA.. [reported by Devin Cutting]
[European Event] Rob Van Dam has been added to the Nu-Wrestling Evolution event in Toulon, France on December 4th, 2008. Also appearing are Chris Masters, Orlando Jordan, Rikishi, Ultimo Dragon, Juventud Guerrera, Vito and Big Daddy V. Go to http://nwewrestling.homedns.org for info about the NWE.. [reported by Devin Cutting]
[Booking Information] Contact Bill Behrens at [email protected] to book any of the following: Azrael, the Blue Meanie, Chase Stevens, Daizee Haze, David Young, Delirious, Iceberg, Joey Matthews, John McChesney, Kevin Nash, Luke Hawx, Mikal Judas, Rob Eckos, Sal Rinauro, Shannon Moore, Shawn Stasiak, Slim J, Stevie Richards, and Super Nova.
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From Dr. Keith Lipinski
Kurt before talking about MMA: “My first obligation is to TNA…its been a growing experience, we’re getting bigger and better”
Eric the midget, who calls himself the Eric the WWF fan on his myspace knew all of the members of the Main Event Mafia, including Scott Steiner. Stern sidekick Artie Lange commented “its not sexy to know all the members of the main street mafia.” Kurt quickly replied “as a member – you have to go for the P!”
When talking about Angle’s drug issues, Howard brought up steroids, Kurt replied “no.” Kurt went thru five months withdrawl from painkillers
On MMA being easier then pro wrestling “In pro wrestling you’re getting slammed around on plywood and having the injury’s I have…in MMA you are in more control of your body, in MMA you get hit hard, but the injuries sustained in pro wrestling – you have to be crazy to have someone slam you around to the mat 80% of the time.”
Eric asked Diand for dinner – she denied him. Kurt was upset but joked “you can fuck me, you can have the best night of your life!” Eric said no, Angle joked “why not, I’m a good piece of ass!”