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– A lot of wrestling fans are under the impression that the performers have complete control over who gets to induct them into the Hall of Fame. However, in a recent interview to promote WrestleMania 29, Bruno Sammartino reveals more details on how the process works and how involved WWE is in the decision. Bruno stated:
“There were a few people who I wouldn’t have minded inducting me into the Hall of Fame, but they asked me if I would allow them to choose someone that is worthy and famous to do this. They told me they were going to come up with a couple of names to see if I agree but when they mentioned Arnold I agreed as we have been friends for quite a while.”
– Diamond Dallas Page has caught the attention of the wrestling world by being the man to finally help Jake Roberts turn his life around. Apparently, he’s also starting to catch the attention of the media as well. The two former WWE stars made an appearance on the Couch, a CBS show, this week to discuss yoga.
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WWE revealed on Twitter that Bruno Sammartino has received the key to Jersey City from Mayor Jerramiah Healy. Here is a photo with caption of Bruno Sammartino at City Hall.
2013 #WWEHOF inductee @SammartinoBruno receives a key to Jersey City from Mayor Jerramiah Healy today in City Hall.
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Enshrinement in the WWE Hall of Fame is just one of the accolades Bruno Sammartino will earn this weekend. On Friday, the city of Jersey City, NJ honored Sammartino with a proclamation and the key to the city. Sammartino had many matches in Jersey City at venues like Roosevelt Stadium and the Jersey City Armory. You can see a slideshow of photos from Friday’s ceremony and...
- Bruno Sammartino tweeted the following video with this caption: "@VinceMcMahon @TripleH @WWEUniverse @WWE Hey Vince see why I can't sleep tonight, on a plane to NY in morning"
- Speaking of Bruno, Wrestling101.com published an interview with Bruno. Bruno discussed Arnold Schwarzenegger inducting him into the Hall of Fame.
"There were a few people who I wouldn...
- WWE noted on Twitter that Bruno Sammartino has received the key to Jersey City from Mayor Jerramiah Healy. Here is a photo:
Details on Bruno Sammartino Meeting with Vince McMahon This Weekend
In his final interview before going into the WWE Hall of Fame, Bruno Sammartino spoke with Inside The Ropes. Here are highlights:
Thoughts on Billy Graham’s recent comments about him:
“I think I feel sorry for him. I think he’s done so much drugs throughout his career that his brains been burned out because he speaks of things he knows nothing about. For example in my own...
– TMZ ran a story about JTG, Great Khali, and Yoshi Tatsu going out and eating chicken wings.
– WWE announcer Jim Ross confirmed Flair’s arrival for WrestleMania Weekend in a Friday night tweet:
“Enjoyed dinner tonite w/ Bruno Sammartino. Bucket list for me. (Great) to see Ric Flair tonite, too. Axxess at 8-10 a.m. Sat. Whew!”
– Randy Orton posted his first tweet of the...
- Skylar Grey revealed that she will also be performing at Sunday’s WrestleMania 29 pay-per-view, writing on Twitter:
“I’ll be performing w/ ?@iamdiddy? at ?@WrestleMania? Sunday, April 7th live on Pay Per View!! Its ?@JohnCena? vs ?@TheRock?”
Grey sings the WrestleMania theme song “Coming Home” along with Sean “Diddy” Combs.
- Antonio Cesaro posted the following...