The mainstream media has once again made mention of WWE, and this time it is because of Kanye West. The rapper was throwing a huge launch party for his new clothing line and wanted famous faces to be there. Among those that he invited were Ric Flair and Hulk Hogan. Kanye also stated that he wanted every awesome wrestler to be invited. Neither Hogan nor Flair attended the party, but David Otunga showed up with Jennifer Hudson.
February 12, 2016
In a rather interesting move, WWE is now encouraging fans that attend live events to dress up as their favorite wrestlers and legends. This comes shortly after Vince McMahon grew irate over Dwayne Johnson breaking away from the script on a recent episode of Monday Night Raw and putting focus on fans that were dressed as Randy Savage and Hulk Hogan, the latter of which has been banned from the company because of racial comments.
February 9, 2016
When WWE signed a deal with PEZ Candy to produce dispensers decorated with the likeness of professional wrestlers, they promised their business partner that they would include three of the biggest names in professional wrestling. John Cena, The Rock and Hulk Hogan were the chosen ones. Due to the recent controversy, however, Hogan has been replaced by management. Undertaker has been given the third slot.
October 3, 2015
While a lot of companies have been avoiding Hulk Hogan over the recent racial controversy, a production company in England is going the opposite direction. They're welcoming the former world heavyweight champion with open arms. Simply Prestige is bringing Hogan and a couple of other older wrestlers to town for an intimate meet and greet with the fans. He'll be discussing his personal and professional life with them.
September 9, 2015
During a recent interview, Hulk Hogan went out of his way to praise Kevin Owens, who happens to be one of the hottest stars in WWE now. Hogan stated that Owens reminded him of old school wrestlers who did not have the physique but were capable of making you believe that wrestling was real. Hogan stated that Owens turned him into a fan again.
June 23, 2015
In case you're wondering what he has been doing for work lately, Luke Williams revealed that he owns a gym in Florida called Clearwater Beach Fitness. Not only is it by the ocean, it happens to be located directly on top of the beach shop owned by Hulk Hogan, whom he calls a close friend. Since a lot of professional wrestlers are based in the state, Williams mentioned that there is a good chance of meeting some of them at his spot.
March 28, 2015
For some reason, someone in the media decided to ask Hulk Hogan if Michael Sam could make it in WWE. For those that do not know, Sam is the first openly gay player in the NFL who has been struggling to find a team that will let him on the field. Hogan opted to praise the wrestling industry by saying that it is a lot tougher job than playing professional football. However, he did not completely rule out the possibility of Sam succeeding as a wrestler.
December 8, 2014