During a recent segment on the WWE Network, Charlotte revealed that she was initially very reluctant to get into professional wrestling because she does not feel that she is pretty enough to be a diva. She noted that she used to watch several of the girls be beautiful enough to be chosen for Playboy magazine. Charlotte never felt that she was on that level when it comes to attractiveness.
November 15, 2015
In a move that will surely annoy the internet wrestling community, Pro Wrestling Illustrated has listed Nikki Bella as the top female wrestler on the PWI 50. On screen achievements carries a lot of weight when the magazine staff compiles the list every year. A lot of fans, however, are under the assumption that the list is about who the best female performer in the world is.
November 4, 2015
Before the internet became a household thing, professional wrestling fans had to rely on a series of magazines written by Bill Apter. Word has come out that his source within the industry was actually Jim Ross. When asked about this, the legendary WWE commentator stated that he did provide some insider information to Apter. However, he trusted that Apter was respectful enough to the business to know what to publish.
October 20, 2015
A magazine called Vice recently published an article where the author claims that The Rock is to males what Beyonce is to females. He noted that he would die a happy man if his death came at the hands of a punch from the former world heavyweight champion. The author supported his comparison by stating that both entertainers are widely respected and sometimes worshiped by fans.
October 17, 2015
The odds of a WWE diva appearing in Playboy magazine in the near future are extremely slim. However, the belief is that the editors of that publication would love to have Charlotte posing in an issue. Not only is she pretty easy on the eyes, but the fact that she is the daughter of Ric Flair, whose name value is still mainstream, makes her that much more appealing. No contact between the two companies is expected.
October 1, 2015
Over the weekend, Forbes magazine published an article that speculated that Steve Austin was going to be working a dream match against Brock Lesnar at Wrestlemania. It didn't take long for word to get back to the Texas Rattlesnake. He immediately took to social media to deny the reports. Austin bluntly stated that his name should be removed from the rumor mill because it is not going to be happening.
September 27, 2015
For those of you that have been wondering about the whereabouts of Mark Jindrak, look down south. The former WCW and WWE star has found way more success in Mexico than he did in the United States. Jindrak has appeared on game shows and soap operas in that country. He has also appeared on magazine covers. His success has even led him to write a book in Spanish to help children cope with bullying.
September 18, 2015
Forbes magazine listed the top earning women in sports, and Ronda Rousey managed to crack the top ten list. The popular UFC superstar took home approximately $6.5 million. If she is able to somehow sign a contract with WWE to work a match at Wrestlemania, then she will make in one night almost as much as she makes in a year of MMA and endorsements.
August 13, 2015
For the majority of his career, Kevin Owens was unknown to the mainstream media. After escaping from the independent wrestling circuit and joining WWE, he is quite known, so much that Rolling Stones magazine has listed him as the wrestler of the year thus far. Management has to be quite pleased with this situation.
July 1, 2015