Big Van Vader, who passed away on June 18th, 2018, was everything you could ever expect from a ‘big man’ wrestler, and then some.
An upcoming graphic novel about the Undertaker promises to give readers new revelations and surprises about the WWE superstar’s long career.
Professional wrestler Bruno Sammartino, the Italian Superman, has passed away at the age of 82. He was a graceful beast who caught the world’s attention in 1959, when he set a new world record for weightlifting, bench-pressing a mind-boggling 565 pounds.
With an estimated seven hour running time, Wrestlemania 34, live from New Orleans, looks to be the biggest, longest version of the sports-entertainment spectacle ever mounted. Within those seven hours are any number of matches worthy of a really good look, none more so than Roman Reigns vs Brock Lesnar.
Carol Borden of The Cultural Gutter provides a list of her fave pop culture raves of 2017.
Simians reign supreme and wrestling gets weird in Sachin Hingoo’s faves of 2017.
Having the WWE network is what it would be like having a pizza place in my basement: I don’t always want pizza, but I’d eat it at any time and … Continue reading Battle of the Brands: WWE Survivor Series
I keep thinking that one day I will grow out of my pop culture pursuits; comics, movies with aliens and explosions, action figures, and the one that gets the most … Continue reading Too Big to Fail: The WWE No Mercy Double Main Event
The world doesn’t need another milquetoast Canadian indie comedy. But it’s a national specialty, so they keep coming around, safe, inoffensive, government-funded and mildly amusing. Unfortunately for Chokeslam, safe and inoffensive … Continue reading Affable Chokeslam Taps Out in Quest For Rom-Com Wrestlemania
If you’re holiday shopping for wrestling fans out there, there are two certifiable A+ products that are absolutely worth picking up to guarantee you won’t be going through a table … Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide 2016: WWE 2K17 and the WWE Encyclopedia of Sports Entertainment
The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network presents The GAR! Podcast, the Glenn Walker and Ray Cornwall weekly podcast where they talk unrehearsed about whatever happens to come to mind. It’s … Continue reading The GAR! Podcast: Hell in a Cell
Biff Bam Pop! presents The Official Popshifter Podcast, featuring Popshifter Managing Editor Less Lee Moore and Featured Contributor Jeffery X Martin. In their fifth episode, X interviews horror writer Thomas … Continue reading The Official Popshifter Podcast Episode 05, plus David Bowie and… Wrestling?