Tag Archive for WWF

RIP George “The Animal” Steele

Last week the wrestling world as hit with the loss of one its most beloved performers. George “The Animal” Steele was a big star of the 1980s, Rock N Wrestling era of the WWF. George’s career in the ring lasted…

There Was Only 1 Chyna

Very rarely in the world of pro wrestling do fans get to see something that is new and original? Most of the gimmicks and stories are recycled variations of things that we saw before. When the wrestling world first laid…

YouTube Chronicles – Best of Survivor Series

The WWE is gearing up for its annual Survivor Series pay per view. It is the companies 2nd oldest PPV franchise only being behind Wrestlemania. Started in 1987 as Thanksgiving tradition, the event has provided many memorable moments in wrestling…

No Holds Barred – Movie Review

Director: Thomas J. Wright Writer: Dennis Hackin Music By : Jim Johnston Co-Executive Producer: Richard Glover Executive Producer: Hulk Hogan Producer: Vince McMahon The subject of this installment of wrestling movies is the classic “No Holds Barred”. The 1989 feature…

Old School Profile – Rowdy Roddy Piper

There may not be a greater wrestler to never win the World Heavyweight Title than Rowdy Roddy Piper. Although he never was world champion he headlined many big PPV’s and has has held over 34 championships over his career. The…

RIP – Doink The Clown

The professional wrestling community learned that Matt Osborne had passed away on Friday June 28th. Osborne is most famously known as the original “Doink The Clown” from the early 1990’s WWF. A ring veteran who broke into the business in…

Jim Johnston Cranks Out The Hits

There is nothing like a good theme song for a wrestler. It is one of the greatest character enhancers. Remember the feel you got when the music for the Ultimate Warrior would hit. You knew somebody was in trouble. There…

RIP Paul Bearer

Today the wrestling world learned they lost an all time great in the legendary Paul Bearer. If you are familiar with his early career in World Class Championship Wrestling(WCCW) then you may know him as Percy Pringle. His birth name…