It’s a Work: Markism, Names and Money

So who are the marks?  If your independent promotion is losing money and you think putting a “name” on your poster will help, then you’re a mark.  I touched on it last time out, but I think it warrants repeating. People will read the above and take many different meanings from it.  I’ll expand on … Continue reading It’s a Work: Markism, Names and Money

Wrestlemania 25 – the Review

  So our belated and beleagured journey through Wrestlemania weekend comes to a conclusion with the big one...Wrestlemania 25. We arrived at Reliant Stadium not knowing that the tag team unification match had been moved to a dark match.  Just further proof as to how far tag team wrestling has fallen in the eye of … Continue reading Wrestlemania 25 – the Review

Wrestlemania Weekend – Axxess

  The next stop on our much belated trip to Wrestlemania weekend finds us taking in Axxess. Despite numerous attempts to procure press credentials for the WWF/E Hall of Fame failed, we opted to hit Axxess instead.  We knew a vast majority of the fans AND the workers would be downtown and hopefully our wait … Continue reading Wrestlemania Weekend – Axxess

Booking Chris Jericho at Wrestlemania 25

      And I like you. I'll tell you why. You said what was on your mind and then you had the guts to come in the ring and back it up. - Roddy Piper to Chris Jericho Monday Night Raw, 2/16/09 Ever since Mickey Rourke called out Chris Jericho on the red carpet … Continue reading Booking Chris Jericho at Wrestlemania 25

Raw Thoughts – 2/9/09

  Wrestlemania XXV is less than 2 months away.  With the show being right in GonzoGeek's backyard, expect our coverage to ramp up in the coming weeks. For instance, this past Monday I had a chance to watch Raw in its entirety for the first time in I don't remember how long.  Thought I'd better … Continue reading Raw Thoughts – 2/9/09

GonzoGeek Interviews Daffney

Standing 8 Count  Back in November at Wizard World - Texas, we were fortunate enough to meet Daffney.  You may remember her as David Flair's screamer in the WCW, or you may recognize her as TNA's "Sarah Palin."  Either way, Daffney was kind enough to agree to be the very first interview with your local GonzoGeeks.  … Continue reading GonzoGeek Interviews Daffney