Wrestle Review Wednesday: Wrestling’s Mad Max Fixation

The commercial and critical success of 2015's Mad Max: Fury Road and the planned expansion of the franchise brought renewed interest to the original Mad Max trilogy. Now, if only Max influence were to reach the professional wrestling world, then history would truly be repeating itself. The Australian film series left an indelible imprint on…

Kings of Leon and Getting Cheap Heat

Kings of Leon bassist Jared Followill may not enjoy professional wrestling -- that seems abundantly clear from a tweet he fired off Sunday evening. https://twitter.com/youngfollowill/status/861382517219373057 The irony is twofold: Firstly, Kings of Leon sounds like the kind of the 2000s rock band that would provide the opening theme music for RAW. Secondly, Followill unintentionally mastered…

Memphis Heat: Liberty Bowl Turns Into A Pro Wrestling Spectacle

Memphis: It's a city where Jerry Lawler reigned as King and tens of thousands routinely packed Mid-South Coliseum for professional wrestling. Thus, it's only fitting Memphis' postseason college football affair, the Liberty Bowl, would pay homage to the squared circle. Of course Memphis' rich wrestling history played a part in Monday's Liberty Bowl. Why else…