–Stacy Keibler is turning her relationship into profit by doubling her appearance fee (from $10,000 to $25,000) which is now two times more than what she is worth.
–Kevin Nash has been medically cleared to return to the ring and his involvement on RAW last night solidifies that. Now if only Geritol could help with talent.
–The Hep C Kid Sean Waltman along with Shawn Michaels and BG James may be doing yet another version of DX which is just what the wrestling world needs. Can never beat a dead horse too many times…
–Speaking of Waltman, and Lord knows he is one of my favorites to speak about, he may be headed to FCW to help train once Triple H gets his new developmental program worked out. The only thing I can see Waltman helping with would be the Keith Richards drug program.
–King Kong Bundy is said to be part of an indie film titled “Fight the Panda Syndicate” which I will be sure to add to my list of movies not to see.
–Speaking of movies, the new John Cena flick “Reunion” is getting eviscerated by critics so make sure you add that one to your Christmas list.
–Heath Slater, who was suspended for a Wellness Violation and is still facing criminal charges from an incident during WrestleMania in Atlanta where he allegedly groped and tried to kidnap a security guard, released a statement concerning his issue. He said that he made a mistake of course and was sorry and blah, blah, blah and I am sorry, well not really, but how can you be sorry for something you did purposefully?
–Friends of the Show Dave and Jake Crist will be appearing for Insanity Pro Wrestling in my hometown of Indianapolis, IN on November 5 at the Fountain Square Community Center. Drake Younger will also be in action…
–Friend of the Show Jerry Wilson will bring his Hoosier Pro Wrestling back to the 4H Building on the grounds of the Bartholomew County Fairgrounds in Columbus, IN on November 5 with a show that will help raise money and toys for the Columbus (IN) Fire Department Cheer Fund. Friend of the Show Nick “U-Gene” Dinsmore will be appearing as well as “Diceman” Ronnie Vegas and the cast of regulars. If you are in town be sure to check out HPW it is the best wrestling since Bruiser.
–Friend of the Show WAR Wrestling will be in Lima, OH on November 26 with a show that will benefit the West Ohio Food Bank and will feature Apollo Starr v Kaden Assad in a cage which should be off the charts. Special ticket prices for a food donation so be sure to visit their website for all the details.
–There are a number of groups running around the holidays who are holding shows to help benefit food banks, toys for tots, the Salvation Army and other worthy causes so be sure to check out your local independent wrestling and help out those in need.
–I will have opinion from addiction specialist and administrative director of the Waismann Method, the pioneering treatment for opiate dependency, Clare Kavin on the problems facing Tyson Tomko.
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