The Daily Show Covers Lana’s Controversial Battleground Promo; Brad Maddox Provides Another Update

Brad Maddox Update Brad Maddox, who has been uploading cryptic videos to YouTube in recent weeks, posted his latest entry, titled “Come find me!” The video is available at this link and embedded below: WWE On The Daily Show The Daily Show host Jon Stewart, who was in attendance and visiting backstage at last month’s […]

Matches Announced For Main Event & SmackDown, Paige Heel Turn, Stephanie McMahon “Arrested” On Raw

- WWE United States Champion Sheamus will face Rusev tomorrow night on WWE Main Event. – Roman Reigns vs. Alberto Del Rio has been announced for SmackDown. – Paige turned heel and attacked WWE Divas Champion AJ Lee after they teamed up on Raw to go over Natalya and Emma. - Stephanie McMahon was “arrested” on Raw after […]

WWE Should Apologize For Lana’s Promo; SummerSlam 2014 Commercial

WWE Should Apologize For Promo The Daily Mail has a new article online that covers the ridiculous promo by Lana at Sunday night’s WWE Battleground pay-per-view. As previously reported, WWE is facing criticism for a line where she referred incredulously to the MH17 airplane crash prior to Rusev’s match against Jack Swagger. Click here for […]

WWE Facing Criticism Over Lana’s Battleground Promo

WWE is facing criticism for moving forward for the pro-Vladimir Putin gimmick of Lana, with some accusing she referred incredulously to the MH17 airplane crash in her promo at Sunday’s Battleground pay-per-view.  The line that’s drawing the ire of critics is as follows:   “You blame Russia for recent current events.” You can watch a snippet […]

WWE Refuses To Back Off Pro-Putin Gimmick At Battleground

We wondered over the weekend if WWE would back off Lana’s storyline support for Russian President Vladimir Putin in light of recent current events. We noted there was no change at Friday night’s live event in Pensacola, FL (nor was there Saturday in Tallahassee). Lana cut her normal anti-USA/pro-Russia promo prior to Rusev’s match against […]

Legitimate Controversy To Alter Lana/Rusev Pro-Putin Gimmick?

WWE has used the political controversies of Russian President Vladimir Putin to generate cheap heat for Lana and Rusev and by all accounts, it’s working. Lana is getting over with the gimmick and company officials realize this and have already started to feature her more prominently. However, WWE is running into a problem where real-life […]

More Participants Announced For Battleground Battle Royal, Another Match Confirmed For Battleground

- R-Truth, Xavier Woods, Adam Rose, Sin Cara, Heath Slater, Titus O’Neil, Zack Ryder, The Miz, and Diego have been added to the Intercontinental Championship Battle Royal scheduled for WWE Battleground this Sunday. – Bad News Barrett will be at Battleground to present the Intercontinental Championship to the winner. – Jack Swagger vs. Rusev has been […]

United States – Russia Detente Segment Announced For Raw

Announced on the Raw Pre-Show, tonight’s episode of Monday Night Raw will feature a United States – Russia détente, with Jack Swagger & Zeb Colter representing the United States, and Rusev & Lana representing Russia. Already announced for the show is a 6-man tag main event: John Cena, Roman Reigns & Dean Ambrose vs. Randy Orton, […]