Steve Austin Checks In, Sad Virgil Story, Gene Okerlund Reveals Who Came Up With His Nickname

- Steve Austin checked in with the vlog above.

- As noted earlier, WWE Hall of Famers Jerry "The King" Lawler, Jim Ross and "Mean" Gene Okerlund took part in a "Tales from the Ring" Q&A and meet and greet last night at Potawatomi Casino in Milwaukee, WI. Lance Allan of TMJ 4 interviewed Okerlund ahead of the Q&A, who admitted that Jesse "The Body" Ventura coined his nickname, "Mean." Okerlund also discussed working with WCW, interviewing Randy Savage and more. You can listen to the full interview here.

- Thanks to for passing along this link on, which looks at former WWE star Virgil selling photos of himself in a New York subway station.

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