One of the longstanding misconception by the internet wrestling community is that Vince Russo was the man that killed WCW. During a recent interview, Ric Flair defended him a bit by stating that the company was already heading south by the time Russo took over as the lead writer. Flair also noted that there were many other reasons why the company died.
July 11, 2015
One of the more interesting revelations that was made during the podcast interview that Kurt Angle did with Ric Flair was the fact the latter was the one that convinced the former to avoid signing a contract with WCW. Flair had several issues with the front office, so he advised Angle to sign with WWE instead. He even stated that he handed him the phone number to Vince McMahon, so that he can initiate the negotiations personally.
May 7, 2015
We are getting closer and closer to seeing the podcast interview show debut for Ric Flair. There are even talks that he could do his first interview within the next seven days. Since he wants to start things off with a big bang, Flair went out and got himself a very good person to chat with. Kurt Angle is rumored to be his first guest. A conversation between two of the greatest performers ever would definitely be worth checking out.
April 30, 2015
If you live in New York, tonight is a special occasion at Madison Square Garden. WWE is running a live event, and the theme of the show is Hulk Hogan appreciation night. That means that you will get multiple chances throughout the night to see the legend in person. Management is also bringing in his nWo partners, Kevin Nash and Scott Hall, for the event. There are also rumors that Ric Flair and other performers could be brought in as well.
February 27, 2015
Looks like those rumors about WWE having interest in Tessa Blanchard were true. The second generation star was one of 20 women that the company brought in for tryouts at the Performance Center last week. For those that do not know, she is the daughter of the legendary Tully Blanchard, who teamed with Arn Anderson, Ric Flair and Barry Windham in the Four Horsemen during the 1980s. She currently works on the independent circuit.
January 30, 2015
Since management still wants to stack the deck on the next episode of Monday Night Raw, they have decided to call upon one of the biggest legends in the industry to replace Kevin Nash, who was suspended by WWE after being involved in a domestic violence incident with his son. Ric Flair will join Shawn Michaels, Hulk Hogan and Scott Hall on the episode. The legendary performers will be asked to promote the Royal Rumble.
January 14, 2015
About four decades ago, Ric Flair captured the rookie of the year award handed out by Pro Wrestling Illustrated. He went on to have a hall of fame career. His sons attempted to follow in the footsteps of their legendary father, but did not get nearly as far as they had hoped. However, it looks like his daughter might have the best shot at being a star. Charlotte has been named the rookie of the year by PWI magazine this year.
January 8, 2015