WWE SummerSlam

SummerSlam Last year’s SummerSlam was WWE’s show of the year. It had my favorite moment of 2013. Anyone who was with my in my apartment in Parts Unknown watching along could tell you how much I marked out when Daniel Bryan won the WWE Title. They can also tell you how distraught I was when…

WWE’s Resurgence of Women’s Wrestling

Divas matches used to receive the brunt of a lot of jokes from wrestling fans. When you saw two women in the ring, it usually signified that it was time for a bathroom break or to get a snack. In the past few months though, that has changed. It seems like at least one of…

Extreme Rules: They're More Than Words

What is extreme in the PG era? This sunday, we’ll be treated to the 2014 edition of Extreme Rules, a pay per view that finds its roots in the ECW-themed One Night Stand PPV’s that WWE started in 2005. The matches are usually nominally “hardcore” matches in one sense or another – maybe chair are…

This Awesome Week April 6-12, 2014

Welcome to This Awesome Week, a look back at the week that was. Instagram girl of the week This week’s Instagram girl of the week is pro surfer Anastasia Ashley. You can give her a follow here. Weekly recap Instead of a history lesson, this week, i’m doing a quick rundown of significant events or ones…

The OTHER Big Wrestling Show This Weekend

This Sunday, of course, is WWE’s biggest show of the year, Wrestlemania. For the uninitiated, to make an comparison, the Super Bowl is kind of like the Wrestlemania of football. The one weekend where wrestling fans from around the world congregate in one spot in order to meet their favorite wrestling stars, and watch them…

The CM Punk The WWE Universe Deserves

This past monday on Raw, the stage was set perfectly. The WWE was in Chicago. Dirtsheets were rife with rumors. A certain twitter account promised the show would get hijacked if there wasn’t change. So, of course, as soon as the lights came up, you hear the screech of a mic drop followed by the…