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#SpeakingOut – A #MeToo Movement Comes to Professional Wrestling

Stories were soon surfaced by indie wrestler Phil Earley claiming that Jim Cornette and his wife Stacey, known by the wrestling name Synn, used Jim's position as booker of OVW, Ohio-based WWE developmental league that existed before WWE moving their developmental to Florida, to coerce wrestlers into having sex with Stacey while he watched Several[...]

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Fanboy Wrampage: Dave Meltzer vs. Mark Madden Over Jim Cornette

In a storyline that has to have been booked by Vince Russo, Dave Meltzer took on Mark Madden in a Jim Cornette on a pole match on twitter Wednesday Things kicked off when the beloved wrestling journalist, a frequent critic of WWE Hall-of-Famer President Donald Trump, criticized Trump's attempts to force CNN to apologize for[...]

Seth Rollins is shocked and dismayed that Jim Cornette is being Jim Cornette.

Seth Rollins Shocked by Jim Cornette's Words on Becky Lynch Pregnancy

Former WWE Champion Seth Rollins has apparently been living under a rock for the last decade because the Monday Night Messiah was "caught off guard" by comments Jim Cornette made on the pregnancy of his fiance, Becky Lynch Lynch announced her pregnancy earlier this month on an episode of Monday Night Raw, temporarily, or maybe[...]

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Dark Side of the Ring Video Extra: Owen Hart and His Notorious Ribs

In the following clips, Martha Hart, Jim Cornette, Jim "J.R." Ross, and more remember some of Owen's more famous/infamous "ribs" Check out the clip below to learn what a "natural rubber" Owen was, from prank calls and pigs to water bottle pee stains and unlacing his opponent's (and the ref's) boots in the ring to[...]

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Jim Cornette Defends Jerry Lawler Over Questionable Moonsault Joke

Legendary pro wrestling manager, promoter, and commentator Jim Cornette has come out in the defense of fellow legendary wrestler, promoter, and commentator Jerry "The King" Lawler after Lawler came under fire for a racist joke made on WWE Monday Night Raw last night Referring to a diving senton performed by Japanese wrestler Akira Tozawa against[...]

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Wrestling World Shocked as Jim Cornette Resigns from NWA in Wake of Racist Joke

Legendary pro wrestling personality and even more legendary online curmudgeon Jim Cornette has found himself at the center of yet another controversy that, this time, has cost him a job Cornette resigned from his role as commentator for NWA Powerrr after the company received backlash for comments Cornette made on the most recent episode of[...]

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'Dark Side of the Ring' Season 1, Episode 2 "The Montreal Screwjob": A Classic Russo Swerve [SPOILER REVIEW]

We'll find out, I suppose.[caption id="attachment_1020094" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Vice[/caption]This episode followed the same format as the last: Dutch Mantell narrating, talking heads including Jim Cornette, Bruce Prichard, Eric Bischoff, Scott Hall, Earl Hebner, and Bret Hart himself, intercut with classic wrestling footage, footage from the 1997 Wrestling with Shadows documentary, and of course blurry, shadowy[...]

Did You Enjoy #ALLIN? Jim Cornette Was Not a Fan

And as the event trended at #1 worldwide on Twitter, there was a lot of interest during the show, even from people watching at home on PPV or through Ring of Honor's Honor Club streaming service.If you ask this reporter, the show delivered, but legendary wrestling curmudgeon Jim Cornette disagrees Cornette took to Twitter to[...]

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Jim Cornette Knows How to Get Roman Reigns Over, and It Involves ****ing Everyone

Jim Cornette appeared recently on Busted Open Radio, and he discussed the topic that everybody's been talking about for the last few years: Roman Reigns How do you solve a problem like Roman? Cornette has the answer: sodomy And also some other stuff, but sodomy is, for some reason, the prevalent theme Here's what Cornette[...]

Jim Cornette Announces Wrestling Comic at IDW, Claims It Will Make You Rich

With his old rival Vince Russo losing his podcast syndication to a feud with a wrestling blogger, you might think that Jim Cornette's week couldn't get any better You'd be wrong, however Cornette was delighted to reveal on his podcast today that he's working on a pro wrestling comic book with IDW that will reveal[...]

Vince Russo Files Restraining Order Against Jim Cornette For Stalking

Former WWE Attitude era head writer Vince Russo has filed a restraining order against legendary wrestling curmudgeon Jim Cornette, according to Cornette's Twitter account:https://twitter.com/TheJimCornette/status/877703669893955584In the document, Russo checks a box indicating the reason for the restraining order is that he is or has been the victim of "stalking." How did we get here? The restraining[...]

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It's True, It's Damn True: The WWE Hall Of Fame 2017 Ceremony Was Great

he now travels the country giving motivational speeches and not letting his injury get in the way of living his life fully, and hearing him speak last night was very moving and when he says he will walk again, I actually believe him.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oj8oeEtsQ-4&t=24sOne of the more anticipated moments of the night was Jim Cornette returning to[...]