-- Variety.com has an article up on 7-Eleven's WWE Summerslam promotion.
-- As noted last night,Chris Jericho tweeted the following on the TNA Hardcore Justice PPV... "Congrats to ECW for riding again one last time! Working there was always about family and defiance. Tonights show was no different."
-- Chad Mosher sent this one: The 101 channel on DirecTV will be airing specials promoting WWE SummerSlam throughout the week. The program description reads as: "In anticipation of WWE's biggest summer event, don't miss The Countdown to SummerSlam! Re-live the matches of this year's summertime extravaganza, exclusively on the 101 Network." The airing schedule is:
Monday, August 9 - 6:00 PM
Tuesday August 10 - 4:30 PM
Thursday, August 12 - 3:00 PM, 6:30 PM
Saturday, August 14 – 12:30 PM
Sunday, August 15 – 5:30 PM
Also, from now until SummerSlam, interactive channel 115 will be devoted to the pay-per-view event. The channel will feature a couple of activities and information on how to order the event along with airing the retrospective special on a loop.