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‘Some Doug “Ox” Baker Memories’ by Mike Lano

Here is Ox Baker in 1975 backstage at a St. Louis “Wrestling At The Chase” TV taping, working for Sam Muchnick.  Photo courtesy of Mike Lano. Some Doug “Ox” Baker Memories By Mike Lano We all had our Ox memories.  He was for many Vegas reunions, a fixture starting with our initial move to Sin […]

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The Remarkable Road of Kat Von Heez

By Dan Murphy: Beth Phoenix popularized the term “Glamazon” in wrestling circles, but a new Glamazon is garnering attention in the western provinces. Kat Von Heez is a former body builder, Jiu Jitsu champion, amateur wrestler, and track and field star (in shot put and discus). At 5-foot-6, and weighing in at a densely-muscled 175 […]

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Twin Magic

Editor’s note: This column was originally written in the spring of 2011.  It talks a lot about the CAC Reunion.  It really is one of my favorites.  Plus, the Bella Twins are the 3rd most popular profile on OWW, behind only John Cena and Roman Reigns.  That seems relevant.  People like the Bellas.  So, I […]

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Author Chris Cruise writes about Jim Ross’s advice to wrestlers whose goal is to reach the WWE

Editor’s note: This article originally appeared on and was written by author Chris Cruise. Writer’s note: For anyone who aspires to work at the WWE this is one of those columns you should print and carry around with you and re-read at every opportunity – not because of the writer but because of the […]

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Road trip story from our trip in August

Back in August when Annette and myself journeyed out to the Lauer Ranch in Rolla, Missouri, Karl had plans for us to head to Branson, Missouri. Little did I know what was in store. Karl being good friends with Matt Rankin of the famous Rankin brothers had unknowingly (to me) contacted Matt and had arranged […]

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Slaughter Special Guest At Military Appreciation Day Event

By Jeff Sharkey The 2011 Cauliflower Alley Club recipient of the Iron Mike Award, Sgt. Slaughter, continues to show why his recognizable image spans across the world of professional wrestling and into other arenas.  On July 14 at Time Warner Cable Field in Appleton, WI, Sarge was the featured personaility as part of Military Apprection […]

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