WWE, Mauro Ranallo, Bullying & You.

WWE, Mauro Ranallo, Bullying & You.

There are plenty of things that wrestling fans get angry about. Most are related to the kayfabe world we emotionally invest in, then get criticised for doing so. Some involve the worthiness of pushes afforded to certain people, and often these debates can devolve into...
Five Videogame Items To Improve Your Everyday Life

Five Videogame Items To Improve Your Everyday Life

The genesis of this post came from a wander around the British Library and the British Museum, getting my tourist on with a few Nerdfighter pals, and more specifically a recurring joke about our explorations being like a movie or adventure game – The Da Vinci...
The Part-Time Problem With WWE

The Part-Time Problem With WWE

It was just over three years ago that CM Punk walked out of the WWE. His reasons were many-fold, but a big one was a feeling of resentment about being kept out of the top echelons of the company. Working hard year after year and getting outrageously over, only to time...
Knowing When To Unfollow Your Passions

Knowing When To Unfollow Your Passions

Storytime: In 2001, a 9-year-old me (not that dissimilar to now, just less cynical and ruggedly handsome) found a motor race on Eurosport that was like nothing I’d ever seen before. The cars were very colourful, very loud, and racing side-by-side very fast...
Troubled Times, You Know I Cannot Lie

Troubled Times, You Know I Cannot Lie

(If anyone can get the Green Day reference in the title, ten points to Hufflepuff.) So I write this whilst nursing a tea on the morning a man famous for being a low-rent orange Alan Sugar and taking the world’s worst Stone Cold Stunner, as well as being the most...
Best Of Seven Thoughts: WCPW Lights Out

Best Of Seven Thoughts: WCPW Lights Out

WCPW Lights Out dropped last night, and it proves a good opportunity for me to debut a new format for my ‘thoughts’ posts on wrestling shows; the Best of Seven Thoughts series. Kinda like Ups and Downs, but less vertical and more Best of Seven-y. So...