Devoid of gender revolutions, cruiserweight and other non-classics, international/regional pushes, streaming service conundrums, controversial exclusivity agreements, developmental roster explosions, ownership … Continue reading SPOTLIGHTS: ‘Ring of Honor’ Stays the Course, Reaps the Rewards
Before there was a Neville, there was Cody Rhodes, Sami Callihan and CJ Parker (now Juice Robinson). Along a different … Continue reading SPOTLIGHTS: Grabbing the Brass Ring Under a Glass Ceiling
I confess: the main reason Huracanrana and I watch WWE programming each week is to literally laugh out loud at … Continue reading SPOTLIGHTS: Where’s the Humor Gone?
The very nature of professional sports – athletic achievements designed to encapsulate an array of un/known emotions and allegiances – … Continue reading SPOTLIGHTS: Race and Pro Wrestling – Bigger Questions
For two anonymous people writing an indy wrestling blog uniquely geared toward its athletes and talent, it’s not uncommon for Huracanrana and … Continue reading SPOTLIGHTS: Ten Reasons to Love Bobby Fish
It used to be simple. Independent wrestlers join regional promotions, work through the ranks, potentially go overseas, to subsequently sign … Continue reading SPOTLIGHTS: The Confusing Configuration of the Modern Wrestling Scene
Before I get lambasted for writing this piece, let me make one thing clear: it’s pro wrestlers and talent I … Continue reading SPOTLIGHTS: Do We Expect Too Much of Legendary Performers?