On last Monday night’s WWE RAW show and Thursday night’s WWE Smackdown show, they played this song with a video montage tribute of clips from the career of the late “Rowdy” Roddy Piper. It fit perfectly with his pro wrestling career. When I went searching for the song I came upon the original music video, […]
Here’s a photo Cindy shot with her phone of me standing in front of a rock, boulder, piece of the mountain…whatever you want to call it, that is about 10 feet high and not far from Wolf’s Haven on Sheepback Mountain. Ohhhh…you thought it was me and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson? Sorry to disappoint.
This past Tuesday night the WWE came to town at the Amway Center to broadcast live matches for WWE Main Event on the WWE Network that night and to tape matches for WWE SmackDown airing tonight on the Syfy channel. My friend Michelle who runs the CitySurfing Orlando website graciously offered me tickets for my […]
Last Saturday Cindy and I drove from Orlando to Clearwater to spend the day visiting with my younger brother, Mark, and my niece, Diana. I hadn’t seen Mark since our last get together in Manhattan on March 10, 2013 and I’m not even going to guess how much longer it had been since he and […]
I say, without regret, that I did not watch one moment of the Super Bowl last night. My interest in either team was minimal (though I was hoping the underdog Seahawks would win) and, considering all the posts on Facebook and Twitter, it became obvious early on what the outcome would be. But it wasn’t […]
It was 30 years ago today that Hulkamania was born when Hulk Hogan met and defeated The Iron Sheik in the middle of a wrestling ring in Madison Square Garden. Even people who don’t watch “Sports Entertainment”, as it is now known, are aware of this bigger than life figure. Other than his “heel” turn […]
WWE just published their top 50 greatest WWE ring entrance theme songs. Of the WWE entrance music, I’m partial to “Commom Man Boogie” for the legendary Dusty Rhodes and “Also Sprach Zatathustra” for the former NWA and WWE World Champion Ric Flair. I wish they had included “You Got Another Thing Comin’” the ring entrance […]