“[Vince] told me to pick anybody I wanted, I said ‘I’ll pick Shawn’ because I was good friends with Shawn back then. I went to Shawn and said ‘We’re going to do a ladder match’ and he didn’t know what it was either. I tried to explain it to him. I knew it was a million dollar idea. Once I showed him how to do it I knew it would be a great idea” … “And then Shawn stole then idea from me… Read more.
Just hours after the news broke, Bill Apter talks to Bret Hart about the “Macho Man” Randy Savage … Read more.
Jim Cornette is a wrestling purist, old-school almost to a fault. So it makes sense that he’d know plenty about finishes, angles, booking wrestlers, and writing television — all ages-old staples of the wrestling business. But in the latest edition of the shoot DVD series “Timeline: The History of WWE”, which has gone onsale today at www.kayfabecommentaries.com, he tackles the year 1997 and deals with yet another old-school promoter’s concept:
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It will be a day of major treat to all wrestling fans as Sports Fan Promotions & Lightening Entertainment prepare to put an unforgettable event together by bringing the former WWE Champion and Hall Of Famer Bret “The Hit Man” Hart to Staten Island, New York Read more.
I was surfing the web and found this at the Madison Square Garden website. It’s a few months old but an interesting interview — Bill Apter Read more.
The legendary tag team the Hart Foundation will reunite at Wrestlereunion on January 29th, 2010. Big Time Wrestling is bringing back “Hitman” Bret Hart as a vendor guest, Jim Neidhart has officially been confirmed as a Wrestlereunion VIP guest, and Jimmy Hart will be a roaming ambassador for Wrestlereunion. Read more.