Wrestling stars who are surprisingly poor

Wrestling stars who are surprisingly poor Getty Images Ian Fortey In 2018, professional wrestling is a sports entertainment force of nature, and the WWE in particular is a cultural machine. It has dominated professional wrestling since the 1980s when Vince McMahon brought together a scattered mishmash of regional wrestling companies under one umbrella that went […]

The dark truth of WWE divas

The dark truth of WWE divas Getty Images Jason [email protected] After years of promoting them mainly for their beauty and sexuality, WWE is finally taking female wrestlers seriously. They’re hiring ladies based on how well they perform in the ring, their matches are main-eventing major events, and rumors abound that women may main-event WrestleMania 35. […]

Athletes who got in trouble over cell phone videos

Athletes who got in trouble over cell phone videos Getty Images A. C. Grimes Before social media dominated social interactions, sports stars felt untouchable. The closest most people came to interacting with famous athletes was shouting impotently at muscular pixels on a TV screen. In those days, no one knew Michael Jordan wore Hanes underwear […]

Sports mishaps that destroyed innocent lives

Sports mishaps that destroyed innocent lives Getty Images Tom Meisfjord Sports mean different things to different people. For some, they are a source of local pride. For others, an outlet. And for the unfortunate few, they become a scarring reminder that the world is just a malevolent ball of spinning chaos, tumbling through the void, […]