Tribute: Rowdy Roddy Piper in “They Live”

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A tribute to wrestler “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, the star of one of Matthew Rozsa’s favorite movies, John Carpenter’s “They Live.”

John Cena: The Make a Wish Foundation’s Undisputed Champion


John Cena has inspired millions in the ring as a WWE wrestler and is turning heads in Amy Schumer’s hit film, Trainwreck. His biggest impact, however, may be the work he does with The Make-A-Wish Foundation.

A Family Trip to The Zoo: The Dads & Families Podcast Episode 58


Family trips are a wonderful thing, especially when changing tables are readily available.

For The Little Boy in Me, There Definitely Were Kings of the Ring


As professional wrestling’s biggest yearly event “WrestleMania” approaches Sunday, Joe Rutland looks back fondly at a time where “sports entertainment” was a welcome diversion.

Royal Rumble 2015 Preview

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The greatest Royal Rumble match ever took place 11 years ago when Chris Benoit went wire to wire to win the match and become number one contender.

Why We Should Worry About Professional Wrestling

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What does the immense popularity of professional wrestling say about the way we market masculinity?

WWE Superstars and Their Kids on Fatherhood


Did you ever think you’d see a WWE Superstar having a tea party with his daughter? Neither did I.

Why I Love (Good) Big Bad Guys…And Why You Should, Too


N.C. Harrison sings the praises of the massive, powerful bad guys who force our fictional heroes to rise to the occasion.

This is Your Summer Slam 2014 Preview


Jim Jividen breaks down this year’s Summer Slam, and in the process ranks every Summer Slam in history.

Three Cheers for Cool Old Ladies Who Never, Ever Conformed to Gender Roles


So many little girls have been taught to be sweet at all costs. N.C. Harrison examines the life and times of a female wrestler who broke that rule…and plenty of others.

Nice Guys Finish Last…Due to Chronic Injuries: The Saga of Daniel Bryan


What will become of pro wrestling’s short, oh-so-normal, and badly injured everyman?

WWE Wrestling Legend Pat Patterson Comes Out in Emotional Video

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World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) legend Pat Patterson said, “For once in my life I’m going to be me now.”

WWE Superstars Take on the Importance of Being a Dad


WWE Joins Ad Council and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to Launch New Fatherhood Involvement PSAs.

WWE Proves Their Compassion Again

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Pro wrestlers often have the biggest hearts when it comes to helping kids in need.

To the Teacher I Yelled ‘Suck It’ To: I’m Sorry!

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To all the teachers in Philly who crossed my path from kindergarten to graduation, I have two words for you: Thank you!