In its first week out - and despite a huge price tag - the SummerSlam: The Complete Anthology 1988-2007 DVD set is number on Billboard's Video Sales - Recreational Sports DVD chart this week. It beat out the DVD on the 2007-2008 NBA Champions Boston Celtics. And despite being out for over two months, the DVD set on The Rock is in third place, even beating out the DVD set on Ric Flair, which has only been out for five weeks. You can see the complete chart at Billboard.com.
Today is SmackDown backstage announcer Eve Torres' birthday. Some sites list her birthday as May 5th, but it's actually today.
News-JournalOnline.com has an interview with Diamond Dallas Page. He talks about his flourishing yoga business, his top wrestling moment, who he likes watching in WWE, the Undertaker-Sara stalker storyline ("I never would have done that. It was never supposed to be like that. It was stupid planning by me. I should have seen that. If I'm the heel, and he doesn't sell, it doesn't get over. It was a stage in my career. Taker's a great worker. I wish to God he gave me one-third of what he gives Edge."), Chris Benoit, and more.
The same article on Diamond Dallas Page has a note on Hulk Hogan no-showing the Florida Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony for its 2007 and 2008 members this past Saturday. Hogan wasn't advertised to appear, but was invited. Hogan's publicist said Hogan had a conflict, which made him unable to attend the event.
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