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The Women’s Royal Rumble and the History it...

January 29, 2018

I don’t watch WWE much these days. Outside of last night’s Royal...

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Mr. Wonderfuls: On Wrestling’s Gay Characters

January 8, 2018

Note: This essay was originally written in 2015, and published in The Atomic...

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Shoot Fight: Hulk Hogan vs. Roddy Piper (10/26/1997)

August 8, 2017

This is a column about kayfabe. By this, I mean that I’m writing about magic,...

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Four Things NJPW Can Do to Get Americans...

July 30, 2017

July and August, if you follow New Japan Pro Wrestling, is the most wonderful...

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B Show: TAKA Michinoku and Scott Taylor vs....

December 12, 2015

This match, from an episode of Shotgun Saturday Night, functions as something...

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Wrestling Review: WWE NXT (5/27/15)

May 29, 2015

Last week, NXT aired another live Takeover special, which means that this week...

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Wrestling Review: WWE Raw 5/25/15

May 26, 2015

I know, I know. I haven’t reviewed an episode of Raw since February. In...

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Wrestling Review: Lucha Underground (2/25/15)

February 26, 2015

Like an episode of NXT, Lucha Underground has to accomplish a lot within a very...

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Wrestling Review: WWE NXT (2/25/15)

February 26, 2015

Watching NXT this week, I was reminded of classic World Wrestling Federation...

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On #GiveDivasAChance

February 25, 2015

  We hear you. Keep watching. #GiveDivasAChance — Vince McMahon...

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