What will become of pro wrestling’s short, oh-so-normal, and badly injured everyman?
Oliver Lee Bateman reflects on a forgotten wrestler who embodied the “80s style,” and whose enormous body proved impossible to replicate.
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.
“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.
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.
You can get more done than you ever thought possible with these unconventional tips.
Historically the federal government has been the resource African-Americans could appeal to when rights were being violated and now, more than ever, their assistance is needed to put an end to a dehumanizing trend of racial profiling and police misconduct.
Damon C. Scott’s underground story that is changing music and lives.
Life is too short to settle for something less than spectacular.
From flower to seed as spring ends and summer begins on the day of the Solstice.
It’s not “The Godfather”. “Burn” is Brando’s best film, and Jesse Kornbluth tells us why.
They were engaged within three weeks of talking on the phone. Their marriage almost ended in the beginning, but this is how they made it through. — Sometimes in life, things unexpectedly work out. My[Read More…]
Rob Azevedo says those other parents are wrong: His sweet, precious daughter will never shut him down. Or out.
Let go of your old-school expectations and enjoy the multifaceted modern man.
Alena doe not want to live as Christopher, but survival dictates.
Katie Vessel uses the metaphor of falling to develop a philosophy of resilience.
In the end, it won’t matter if I’m perfect as a dad. It will only matter if I am there for them, and if I love them, which I do with all of the depths of my heart.
Why what we are doing here is so important.