What will become of pro wrestling’s short, oh-so-normal, and badly injured everyman?
Pro wrestlers often have the biggest hearts when it comes to helping kids in need.
Oliver Lee Bateman reflects on a forgotten wrestler who embodied the “80s style,” and whose enormous body proved impossible to replicate.
N.C. Harrison examines Nancy Grace’s sensationalistic coverage of a recent tragedy.
N.C. Harrison reflects on the Ultimate Warrior’s death and the Undertaker’s Wrestlemania defeat.
The world of professional wrestling has lost yet another icon. The Ultimate Warrior passed away on Tuesday, April 8. Just three days after he was inducted into the WWE’s hall of fame.
Oliver Lee Bateman examines one of the most transphobic moments in television history.
Wrestling expert and ESPN game show champion Jim Jividen previews Wrestlemania XXX.
“Absorbing punishment to prove you’re a man seems like the easy way out,” argues Oliver Lee Bateman.
Historian Oliver Lee Bateman reflects on the unorthodox career of pro wrestler “Playboy” Buddy Rose.
Historian Oliver Lee Bateman reflects on a time when masked wrestlers ruled the American South.
Jim Jividen explains how Richard Sherman’s amazing postgame promo made him the wrestling villain of the week…and previews the Royal Rumble, too.
Oliver Lee Bateman examines one of the most poignant interviews in pro wrestling history, Dusty Rhodes’ “hard times” monologue about working-class masculinity.
When it comes to professional wrestling, lifelong fan N.C. Harrison is happy to suspend his disbelief.
Oliver Lee Bateman comes to terms with conventional masculinity.