Re-Branding: Survivor Series

Evening ladies and gents.  Welcome to the first edition of Re-Branding.  Branding is everything in the market place.  It’s why people ask for Kleenex instead of facial tissue and Coke instead of cola.  WWE at times seems to only care about the Wrestlemania brand, but still expect people to care…

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Technique On Trial

In this series, I take a look back at some of the more brutal techniques that a wrestler has in his arsenal that have made me cover my mouth in awe.  The aim is to  outline why I believe they should be used as free tv finishers and therefore as…

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Marvel? DC? How About Some Capcom?

If you could talk to 12 year old me, he would have told you he perfectly fine with his heroes being relegated to Saturday mornings and Weekday afternoons on Fox.  And he had a point.  Batman, Spider -Man, Iron Man,  Superman, X-Men, and even the Tick were a buffet of…

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The Positive Twelve – Raw

Let’s face facts; every fandom of every form of entertainment has a subset of fans that can never be pleased. I am a died in the wool mark for professional wrestling and try to live by the motto that “I’m not anti-WWE. I’m pro they can do better.” Unfortunately, sometimes…

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Casinos, Kissing, and Kale Smoothies

Full disclosure.  This post will not contain a recipe for kale smoothies.  I’m still on the fence about buying kale, but if I ever do, I’ll document it on my other blog: https://blogjob.com/halfbakedideasandfullstomachs/ I read an article on College Humor earlier and it got me thinking.www.collegehumor.com/post/6975209/10-things-you-thought-were-cool-but-turns-out-they-arent-at-all Let’s go through the…

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Wrestling Hangover

On last night’s edition on Raw, Roman Reigns, the beautiful Samoan Spearing Machine that he is, won a battle royal for an opportunity to compete in the Money In the Bank WWE World Heavyweight Championship match. I like his inclusion into the match.  I’m a huge fan of the all…

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Wrestling Hangover

In the near future, say July-ish, I plan to update this with something approximating regularity.  Until then, we’ll just play this by ear.  Welcome to the inagural Wrestling Hangover post-which is merely a working title pending litigation and copyrights and all that jazz.  This week I thought we could explore…

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Bigger, Blacker, and Nerdier

I don’t surf youtube as much these days since I no longer work in an office setting with hour long lunch breaks, but one of the last things I saw was a video by a guy called the Black Nerd.  Its focus was on Power Morphicon, a convention for fans…

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