Monthly Archives: November 2009

Jesse Ventura brings the revolution on Raw

I used that headline not only because we saw a change in direction in the booking of Raw but because Jesse Ventura, the special guest host, said “revolution” more times than Michael Cole usually says “vintage.” *Ventura won me over

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Quick thoughts on Survivor Series

While many probably considered Survivor Series to be boring and to lack punch, I think it was a card filled with smart booking. After the rapid pace of title changes, it was actually nice to see both of the top

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Video: Abraham Washington and Tony Atlas run down the Survivor Series card

Count me as one of the very few that actually digs Abraham Washington’s act. Putting Tony Atlas with him, mostly because the creative team had nothing else for him to do, was a good move and added a little more

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WWE Survivor Series preview and predictions

Survivor Series is one of WWE’s “original four” pay-per-views, if you will. Over the years it has changed but the 2009 version still features three traditional Survivor Series elimination matchups, as well as two world title contests. WWE Title Triple

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Thoughts on WWE Smackdown [11.20.09]

Smackdown continues to be the wrestling show between it and Raw, providing great in-ring action with the traditional promos to put on the far superior product. Raw, on the other hand, is the “variety show” of the two. Although I

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Stacy Keibler will guest star on 100th episode of “How I Met Your Mother”

CBS has confirmed that Stacy Keibler will be among the guests on the 100th episode of the network’s comedy, “How I Met Your Mother.” According to Neil Patrick Harris, Keibler will play a bartender that his character, Barney, is after.

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Quick thoughts on the November 19 TNA Impact!

TNA Impact! continued to tease the imminent arrival of Hulk Hogan, who agreed to join TNA over three weeks ago. I can’t argue with the creative team slowly building the drama but Hogan has to show up sooner or later. If not,

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Welcome to Ringside Rants

Hello and welcome to Ringside Rants, the newest wrestling blog on the web. This is the place to go for a look at wrestling from a smart perspective. We all know it’s a work, so we’ll analyze it as such.

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