|By Bob Magee | June 18, 2012 | Comments|
Even worse, it's bad politics.
The Connecticut media lined up behind the Manchester Journal Inquirer, across the board; and the McMahon campaign was forced to do quick damage control.
This story plus the petty storyline(?) bullying of Jim Ross are both symptoms of a problem that WWE has to address if it wants to truly improve its image to the general public in the way it claims that it does.
To close, one last reminder... Coming up this Saturday, Combat Zone Wrestling presents: Tournament of Death 11 on Saturday, June 23 at The Ultraviolent Underground, located at 139 Ebenezer Church Road, Townsend, DE with a 2:30 pm belltime.
First round matchups...
NOI Drunken Scaffold Match
DEVON MOORE vs. LUCKY tHURTeen vs. DANNY HAVOC
Ultraviolent Ladders Match (Dedicated to the memory of JC Bailey)
DRAKE YOUNGER vs. RORY MONDO
Pains in the Glass Match
CZW World and Ultraviolent Underground Champion MASADA vs. SCOT SUMMERS
Ultraviolent Bats Match
'BULLDOZER' MATT TREMONT vs the returning ABDULLAH KOBAYASHI
In non-tournament action:
Former Partners Get Ultraviolent - Fans Bring the Weapons
'CHAINSAW' JOE GACY vs. RYAN SLATER
Tickets are priced at $35 for 1st row, $30 for 2nd row, and $25 for general admission. Click here to purchase CZW tickets online, or buy them at the door before the show. Doors open at 2:00PM.
For directions to the Ultraviolent Underground, go to this link on Google Maps, or enter 139 Ebenezer Church Road, Townsend, DE into your car's GPS device.
Until next time...
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