Tag: Jake Roberts
If you managed to get involved with the heavily-veiled wrestling business back in the day, it was for reasons much different than today's stars!
Before there was DX, the nWo, and The Four Horsemen, there was Kevin Sullivan and His Army of Darkness who shook wrestling from its comfort zone forever.
Many fans have asked what my thoughts were of Randy and Liz's episode of Dark Side of the Ring. Here are my thoughts as well as a few other musings to boot.
Jake The Snake Roberts opens up about Andre, Hacksaw Jim Duggan, a strange sexual encounter with his snake, his confrontation with Ivana Trump, and more!
In 1986, Vince McMahon nixed a main event Hulk Hogan and Jake Roberts feud. Hogan and Roberts give their different reasons why.
Andre the Giant either liked you or he didn't and that was that. These stories back that up (and then some)!
Each of these stories is a cautionary tale: a reminder that wrestling--especially as it once was--drew many marginal people toward its tawdry spotlight.
Before there was the Undertaker, or the Wrestlemania streak, before there was even a "Mean" Mark Callous, there was Mark Callaway trained by The Spoiler.