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Happy Birthday, Paul Heyman!

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Today is the day, folks. The former owner of ECW, manager, promoter, WWE/F creative staff member, commentator, and overall wrestling demigod turns another year older. Read More »

Top 5 WWE Championship Matches From The New Generation Era

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If you missed the previous top five article covering the five best WWE Championship Matches from the Attitude Era click here Here we are it’s another Thursday on BetweenTheRopes.com and the WWE Championship series continues. With NXT Take Over 2 taking place tonight on the WWE Network, I think it’s only right to continue the WWE Championship series with the ... Read More »

Report: Sean O’Haire Committed Suicide

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TMZ.com claims to have talked to local police, who told the crash “news” site (term used loosely) that Sean O’Haire committed suicide. They reported that O’Haire was found sitting next to his bed, with a rope tied around his neck and the bedpost. He was discovered by his father. Read More »

The Time I Asked Vince McMahon About Being the Genetic Jackhammer

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On Raw this past Monday night, we almost got to see Vince McMahon made his return to television.  Everyone thought it was him we heard his “No Chance in Hell” entrance music followed by a muscular guy in a suit making his way out. Only it wasn’t Vinny Mac.  Instead, it was Damien Sandow impersonating the boss, exclaiming that he was Vincent ... Read More »

That Time Vince Russo Booed Me On Twitter, So I Bribed Him With ‘The Following’

Do you remember Vic Venom? I didn’t either, until recently. A 1997 WWF Monday Night Raw rebroadcast on the WWE Network still had that glorious, late 90s, attitude-cutaway style WWF Magazine advertisement intact. Vic Venom showed up in his leather jacket and biker sunglasses, with promises of exclusive rumors, insider knowledge, and more, if I’d only call the (now defunct) ... Read More »

Remembering Randy Savage And His Legacy

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When you think of professional wrestling and you ask the average person to come up with five names one of those names without a doubt will be “Macho Man” Randy Savage. It was three years ago today he died behind the wheel of his car driving with his new wife of just over a year. The death of Savage, like ... Read More »

First 10 Things You Should Watch on WWE Network

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The big day is almost here, Christmas in February for wrestling fans with the WWE Network set to launch on Monday morning at 9:00a ET.  Over 1,500 hours of video-on-reman will be available immediately including all WWE, WCW and ECW pay-per-views. If that isn’t enough, WWE will also include all new pay-per-views as well as encores of new episodes of ... Read More »

Matt “Doink The Clown” Osborne Passes Away

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Matt Osborne, best known for his role as the original Doink The Clown in the WWF during the mid-1990’s, was dead earlier today in Texas.  He was 56 years old. WWE issued a statement on his passing: Reports indicate that Matt Osborne, aka the original Doink the Clown, has passed away. A rugged brawler in promotions like Mid-South Wrestling and ... Read More »