Back during the 1980s, Kamala and Hulk Hogan engaged in a pretty memorable feud, which naturally has caused people to wonder what the former thinks about the controversy surrounding the latter. The Ugandan Giant stated that Hogan is a friend and not a racist. He does not have an ounce of anger towards the former world heavyweight champion.
July 26, 2015
While he had no qualms about discussing the topic through social media, CM Punk opted for the high road when asked about the Hulk Hogan controversy during a questions and answers session with UFC fans this week. The former world heavyweight champion playfully mocked Hogan online by referencing an old Booker T interview and the much maligned Bill Cosby, another 80s icon.
July 26, 2015
For years, WWE has made millions of dollars off of the popularity of Hulk Hogan. This week, he ends up costing them millions of dollars. Thanks to the racial scandal that surfaced through the mainstream media this week, the company saw the value of their stocks take a $50 million plummet. It is hard to blame investors for being upset with the former world heavyweight champion.
July 25, 2015
In a disturbing bit of news, WWE has dropped Hulk Hogan and removed all associations with the former world heavyweight champion. Something big is about to be revealed on Friday, and the early talk is that there is a video that surfaced of Hogan using racial comments towards black people. For public relations reasons, World Wrestling Entertainment cannot be associated with the legend, even if he is a major marketing asset for the company.
July 24, 2015
A post on Instagram that marks the return of Hulk Hogan to that social media website. For whatever reasons, the former world heavyweight champion ha avoided that account for approximately 43 weeks. The photo consists of Hogan wearing his new tank top that states what he likes to do when the sun is out.
July 21, 2015
Fans have long wondered why WWE never gave us a dream match between Hulk Hogan and Steve Austin. It surely would be a match that would draw in millions of people and dollars. During his latest podcast show, Austin revealed that he is the person to blame. The former world heavyweight champion stated that management offered him a match with Hogan in 2002, 2004 and 2005. He rejected all the deals because he felt their styles wouldn't mesh.
March 28, 2015
It seems like Hulk Hogan is asked at least once a week about a potential return to the ring. It happened again this week while he was promoting Wrestlemania. The former world heavyweight champion stated that it would only work out if WWE let him work with a top level performer who is already massively popular with the audience. Hogan listed Roman Reigns, Steve Austin, The Rock and John Cena as potential opponents.
March 28, 2015
A lot of wrestling fans were surprised to hear Hulk Hogan being mentioned by Darren Wilson, the police officer at the center of the Ferguson controversy. When asked about the situation, Hogan gave the politically correct answer by saying that he is neutral about the case. The former world heavyweight champion stated that he is still learning new things about the case and urged others to do the same.
December 8, 2014