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Stephanie McMahon is WWE’s Creative Kryptonite

Outkick the Coverage - Stephanie McMahon is WWE’s Creative Kryptonite

This article title may well have been eye popping to pro wrestling fans, because Stephanie is by no means a bad promo and is certainly photogenic and whip smart, but unfortunately, that’s not why she’s arguably the worst thing to happen to WWE television on an annual basis. She’s talented, she’s a fabulous antagonist, and… Read more »

WWE Booking is Inept and Infuriating

Outkick the Coverage - WWE Booking is Inept and Infuriating

Yeah, that’s quite the title I know, but it’s accurate. I thought for sure the viral outbreak that forced massive changes to Sunday’s WWE TLC Pay Per View event would be the toughest thing the company had to deal with this week, but I was wrong. As usual, Vince McMahon’s worst enemy is himself. How… Read more »

Rejoice! WWE’s Shield is Back

Outkick the Coverage - Rejoice! WWE’s Shield is Back

Finally, The Shield has returned to our pro wrestling lives! There’s not a tremendous amount in Vince McMahon’s version of sports entertainment that generates genuine excitement these days. It’s not that the talent isn’t there, because the roster is loaded, it’s varied, and it’s incredibly skilled. The writing is often stagnant, the ideas stale, the… Read more »

Protesters Demand WWE Boot Trump from Company Hall of Fame

Outkick the Coverage - Protesters Demand WWE Boot Trump from Company Hall of Fame

Waking up this morning to stories of Trump protesters outside Barclays Center in Brooklyn wasn’t particularly strange, because at this stage in the game, Trump protesters anywhere, whether for or against, barely furrows my brow. People love to get signs, they love to stand together, and they love to plan trips to various independent coffee… Read more »