Steve Austin News, H.O.F., Diva Search Contestant, More

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

– Gene Okerlund asked that Bobby Heenan induct him into the Hall Of Fame, however it didn t happen since they had already decided on him doing the Blackjacks.

– Thanks to Zach for sending this in: I was watching True Life: I'm a Reality T.V. Star and it showed Leyla from the WWE Diva Search as a date for one of the characters.

– The 'New Jack: Hardcore' DVD has been getting excellent reviews online and the DVD has been a very hot selling item at but since the DVD is not currently available in stores you need to buy your copy of the DVD directly from Hollymood Entertainment at

– Richard Kuklinski, the serial killer who originally inspired the idea for Steve Austin s character, passed away at the age of 70 recently while serving his sentence in prison. The killer s nickname was The Iceman , which is used by UFC light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell. Before Austin came up with the name Stone Cold with help from his ex-wife, Vince s marketing people came up with names like McFreeze and Frosty The Wrestler.