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Barbed Wire City The Unauthorized ECW Documentary (Official Trailer 2)

ECW Documentary Barbed Wire City Now Available to Stream Online

Barbed Wire City: The Unauthorized Story of Extreme Championship Wrestling, is available for streaming now on HighSpots Wrestling Network. This online wrestling streaming service serves as an alternative to the WWE Network. Initially released in 2013, the DVD of the documentary costs an astonishing $900 to purchase on Amazon today, making the $9.99/month fee for […]

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"Dark Side of the Ring" Preview: New Jack Talks "Mass Transit Incident"

Vice's Dark Side of the Ring returns this Tuesday night at 10 p.m. ET/PT, when AEW star and WWE alum Chris Jericho narrates a look at the controversial life and professional wrestling career of hardcore legend New Jack. Though having wrestled for numerous promotions and won nine championships throughout his career, it would be the "Mass […]

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Why Nancy Benoit Deserves To Be In The WWE Hall Of Fame [OPINION]

When it comes to performers in professional wrestling, the role of the valet/manager is one of the most underappreciated. Managers/valets act as the mouthpiece of a wrestler. In the ring, they gave a heel to gain an extra advantage over the face creating opportunities by distracting the referee. It was a role Nancy Benoit excelled […]

WWE: Paul Heyman, Eric Bischoff Named “Executive Directors” of Raw, SmackDown

WWE Names Paul Heyman, Eric Bischoff "Executive Directors" of "Raw," "SmackDown Live"

It looks like WWE chairman Vince McMahon is going back to "The Attitude Era" well again, tapping former rivals Paul Heyman and Eric Bischoff as executive directors to help oversee Raw and SmackDown Live brands. The executive director will be the creative "stop-gap" before final authority goes to McMahon. WWE provided the details via ESPN. […]

Five WWE Figures Mattel Needs to Make Elite Figures For

Mattel's WWE line of figures is one of the most vast and successful figure lines around. Every year, the design team puts out wave after wave of figures covering all eras of the company, and we collectors gobble them up as fast as we can grab them off the peg or click the order button. […]


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On This Day In Pop Culture For April 10

Welcome to This Day in Pop Culture History, a daily look at important events, birthdays, and other oddities in pop culture! History is important, and we aim to educate here at Bleeding Cool, so without further ado, here are some things that have happened on April 10, the 100th day of the year: 1952- Singin in […]


Joey Styles Cleanses Twitter Even As Some Wrestling Veterans Come To His Defense

Earlier this week, we told you about former ECW announcer Joey Styles and his firing from three different wrestling organizations in the wake of controversial comments he made at pro wrestling event Evolve 72. Referencing comments made by President Elect Donald Trump in a leaked tape prior to the election, Styles told ring announcer Joanna Rose, […]

Joey Styles Fired From Two More Wrestling Promotions For Rape Joke At Evolve 72

Yesterday, we told you about former ECW announcer Joey Styles, who was fired from his job with pro wrestling organization Evolve after telling ring announcer Joanna Rose: "Joanna, you look great tonight. And if our next President were here tonight, he'd want to grab you by the…" Those comments may not have stopped Donald Trump from […]

Oh My God! ECW Announcer Joey Styles Fired From EVOLVE For Trump-like Comments

From 1993 to 2001, Joey Styles was the voice of Extreme Championship Wrestling, with his trademark shout of "Oh my god!" whenever the company's hardcore wrestlers performed a particularly nasty piece of violence. But today, it's Styles' own Extreme comments that have thrust the 45-year-old wrestling legend back into the spotlight. At pro wrestling organization […]