Loads Of Various News: CNN/WWE, The Rock, Cornette, ECW, More
-- CNN.com has an article about a fast food restaurant manager a customer wrestling a would-be robber down when he tried to rob a Miami Subs. They were referred to as going "WWE" on the robber. It's a main page story on CNN.com right now.
-- Kayfabe Commentaries will release the Jim Cornette Roast on DVD in November.
-- This week's episode of Jesse Ventura's Conspiracy Theory investigates Area 51. Upcoming episodes include the JFK Assasination, the Wall Street financial meltdown and a conspiracy to create a "Police State."
-- Impact Championship Wrestling will have a show in the Queensborough Elks Lodge in Queens tonight. Homicide will take on 2 Cold Scorpio while Dan Maff, Prince Nana, Papadon, Quiet Storm, Amazing Red and Devon Moore will make appearances as well.
-- The Scorpion King, which was the Rock's first lead role, is now available on Watch Instantly via Netflix.
-- The ECW Arena has been purchased by the Asylum Fight League with the intent to run MMA events in the venue. As a result it's been renamed The Asylum Arena.
-- Wrestling Bus Trips is offering a trip to attend the "Super Saturday" shows on December 11th with Combat Zone Wrestling's Cage of Death and Jersey All Pro Wrestling's Anniversary show: Wrestling Bus Trips is happy to announce our first scheduled trip in quite some time, as we'll be heading to the infamous ECW Arena in Philadelphia, PA for Jersey All Pro Wrestling's 13th Anniversary show, followed by Combat Zone Wrestling's Cage of Death. The Jersey All Pro Wrestling event at 4:00 PM will feature the ECW Arena debut for Japanese legend Jushin "Thunder" Liger as he takes on "Lightning" Mike Quackenbush. Also scheduled for JAPW so far are Teddy Hart, Jack Evans, Necro Butcher, Dan Maff, Jay and Mark Briscoe, Eddie Kingston, Charlie Haas, Sara del Rey, The Heavy Hitters and more! CZW Cage of Death will feature Combat Zone Wrestling's biggest show of the year, will take place at 7:30 PM featuring a unique steel cage structure, CZW's Tag Team Tournament finals, their unique brand of "Ultraviolence" plus Drake Younger, Nick Gage, Jon Moxley, Sami Callihan, Danny Havoc and many, many more. There will be pickups in Queens, NY; Manhattan, NY and Rahway, New Jersey with pickup locations and times to be announced shortly. The trip will be $93, including round trip travel on the bus on our luxury coach bus, tickets to both events, first admission to each event and special surprises to be announced. For more details, email WrestlingBusTrips@gmail.com. Paypal.com payments are being accepted at the same address. Payments are also being accepted via money order. Email for that mailing address.