– Rolling Stone’s website has a new article up looking at Daniel Bryan and The Yes Movement. Bryan talked about his popularity compared to Steve Austin:
“When you look at Steve Austin, if he’d happened in different eras, he would have been hated. Hulk Hogan, if he came out now saying, ‘America, take your vitamins,’ and he’s this jacked-up dude, you would get people going, ‘Wait, what? I hate this guy.’ To me, it’s whether you fit into the atmosphere.”
Bryan also revealed what he and Brie Bella want for their future:
“Brie and I would like a simple organic farm that’s not farming to sell stuff, but just to be self-sufficient. You never know what the world’s gonna be like.”
Brie was quoted in the article, saying Bryan has broken the mold and is making people look at smaller talents differently:
“Daniel is making not only your hardcore wrestling…
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HILLSDALE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Rosemarie D’Alessandro is driven by passion, patience and perseverance. But the inspiration she found through the tears and the pain of an unimaginable horror is what consumes her days.
“My main inspirational person is Joan,” Rosemarie said. “I would not have been doing what I’m doing to this day if it wasn’t for her inspiration, and it’s like she’s telling me to do what I’m doing.”
Her daughter’s heart and soul are remembered each day in the work that she does, by the pictures that line the walls of her home, in her daughter’s tiny ballet slippers preserved on display just outside the kitchen, and by the white butterflies placed throughout the house. Rosemarie even keeps a rock from the place where Joan’s sexually molested and murdered body was found at Harriman State Park in New York.
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Paulina Gretzky, the daughter of legendary hockey player Wayne, will appear on the May cover of Golf Digest magazine.
Gretzky does not play golf professionally, but the model is a known golfer and is currently dating Dustin Johnson of the PGA Tour.
Some critics will surely wonder what a model who’s at best an amateur golfer is doing on the cover of Golf Digest, and the magazine responded ahead of time.
“Sports figures, celebrities and models have appeared on Golf Digest covers since the magazine’s beginning,” Golf Digest Editor-in-Chief Jerry Tarde said. “Paulina ranks at the high end of the golf celebrity scene today, and she has a compelling story to tell. She also might get some new people interested in the game.”
That’s a fancy way of saying “we want to sell some magazines,” but hey man…
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April 5, 1992
Indianapolis, Indiana Hoosier Dome
Shawn Michaels w/ Sensational Sherri def. “El Matador” Tito Santana
Undertaker w/ Paul Bearer def. Jake “The Snake” Roberts
Bret “Hit Man” Hart def. “Rowdy” Roddy Piper to become new champion
Hacksaw Jim Duggan, Sgt. Slaughter, Virgil & Big Boss Man def. The Mountie, Repo Man & Nasty Boys w/ Jimmy Hart
First Main Event for WWE Championship
Randy “Macho Man” Savage w/ Elizabeth def. Ric Flair w/ Mr. Perfect to become new champion
Tatanka def. “The Model” Rick Martel
World Tag Team Championship
Natural Disasters def. Money Inc. w/ Jimmy Hart by count-out
Owen Hart def. Skinner
Second Main Event
Hulk Hogan def. Sycho Sid w/ Harvey Wippleman by DQ
Growing up this was my favorite WrestleMania for the sole reason of it being the only WrestleMania Ric Flair was a part of. Then in 2001 when Ric…
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“A hundred percent of all the donations go to the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation, which funds the most brilliant and creative young cancer researchers in the nation,” said Lorraine Egan, the President and CEO of the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation.
Elite climbers will lead off the event. The general field will go up after that, with climbers heading off one at a time every few seconds.
Participants can either do a full climb, all 72 floors, or a partial climb to the 54th floor. There’s also a virtual climb, for those…
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