HDNet Done W/ Wrestling, Tough Enough News, Kane, More
-- Now that HDNet's contract with ROH is over, the company has no current plans to develop any new wrestling-related programming. ROH said that they have discussions ongoing for live specials, but this is not a done deal, nor is it expected to be so anytime in the near future.
-- Adweek has a video of Jeff Watchel, USA's President of Original Programming, discussing Tough Enough. He says that wrestling is a "successful island" and that the biggest challenge was keeping the audience tuned in. You can check out the video at http://www.adweek.com/
-- Most WWE live events will be sponsored by KMART starting in March.
-- The Franklin Square Library in Long Island, New York will have a "WWE Day" on January 29th. The day will include a WWE history presentation by Brian Shields, who co-wrote the WWE Encylopedia. You can see more about it at http://www.mightypenandsword.com/