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- WWE released the following video for Mick Foley’s 2013 Hall of Fame induction:
- Dolph Ziggler and Vickie Guerrero will be appearing at FRY’s Electronics Store today at 2pm on Crossroads Parkway in Industry, California. The signing is open to the first 300 attendees.
- The following matches were taped for tonight’s WWE SmackDown:
* Kofi Kingston vs. Antonio Cesaro
* Kane, Daniel Bryan and Randy Orton vs. Wade Barrett, Cody Rhodes and Damien Sandow
* The Miz vs. Primo
* Tensai vs. The Great Khali
* Aksana vs. Kaitlyn
* Big Show and Dolph Ziggler vs. Alberto Del Rio and Sheamus
Big Possible Royal Rumble Spoiler, Hot Pics of Aksana In Lingerie…
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Tag Main Event and More Taped for Friday’s SmackDown
Lumberjack Match & More Taped For This Week’s SmackDown
Spoilers: WWE SmackDown Tapings – 1/18/2013
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– Mick Foley will perform his stand-up comedy show in Iowa this weekend. Tonight he will perform in Burlington, followed by shows in Cedar Rapids on Friday and Saturday. You can find more details here.
– WWE is planning to get some production upgrades before WrestleMania 29, including the latest state of the art high definition...
- Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson commented earlier today on Mick Foley being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame, writing on Twitter, “@realMickFoley Always a pleasure seeing you Mick. Congrats on the HOF. What a career! Im honored to share a small part of it. #FoleyJourney”.- Speaking of Mick Foley, he asked fans who should induct him into the Hall of Fame, “Who would YOU like...
- There has been a lot of internal talk about Dolph Ziggler’s future lately.As noted, officials have discussed breaking Big E Langston away from Ziggler and AJ Lee but it sounds like he might stay with AJ. They are discussing this not because of a possible Langston face turn but because of a Ziggler babyface turn.Vince McMahon has been changing his mind back and forth on Ziggler...
- WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair spoke to children at Chickamauga Elementary School in Georgia on Thursday.
- Right after Monday’s RAW, Dolph Ziggler will be flying to Australia to do promotional work for WWE.
- The Miz revealed on this week’s episode of WWE Main Event that he will be in the 30-man Royal Rumble match.
- We noted before that WWE officials had discussions about CM...
WWE want Lesnar for another year:
The Wrestling Observer is reporting that WWE have offered Brock Lesnar a new contract for when his current deal expires after Wrestlemania.
As previously reported Lesnar’s decision to re-sign will likely affect the outcome of his match at the mega event; the company are unlikely to put him over if he’s not going to stick around.
-Mick Foley appeared on The Mike Hlas Podcast to promote his weekend comedy shows in Iowa. Foley will be performing in Burlington tonight, and in Cedar Rapids on Friday and Saturday.-Casting for the third season of “Redneck Island”, hosted by Steve Austin, is underway. You can apply at redneckislandcasting.com.-The Q4 blog published an article about WWE using Twitter for investor...
– Ric Flair tweeted the following yesterday: “Loved talking to the kids at Chickamauga Elementary School this morning. Keep up the good work!”
– After RAW on Monday, Dolph Ziggler will fly to Australia to do promotional work for WWE.
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- Former WWE star Bob “Hardcore” Holly was in attendance for Mick Foley’s stand-up comedy show in Dubuque, Iowa last night.
- Konnan spoke about Rey Mysterio’s WWE status on the new episode of MLW Radio:
“Somebody seems to think that Rey was suspended for the wellness policy. Absolutely incorrect. He is dealing with a
family situation right now and he does have permission...
WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross published a new blog on JRsBarBQ.com. Here are some highlights.
Superstar Billy Graham’s Failing Health: Prayers to Superstar Billy Graham as he is very ill or so reports say. For those wishing to reach out to Superstar he is on Facebook as I understand it.
Tyson Kidd Undergoing Surgery: Tyson Kidd, one of the potentially brightest young stars in WWE...
– For today’s wrestling birthdays, WWE Superstar R-Truth turns 41 today. WWE Hall of Famer Pat Patterson turns 72.
– Lilian Garcia noted on Twitter that she’s in Las Vegas this weekend for “Big music meetings!!”. She also said that there would be new music from her in 2013 and that there are “Big things ahead!!!”
– ESPN has released their latest WWE Power Rankings...