WWE Apologizes For Lana Promo

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Originally posted on DTRT Wrestling.com:

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WWE issued the following statement on Lana’s promo at WWE Battleground:

“Last night’s segment during WWE’s Battleground event was in no way referring to the Malaysia Airlines tragedy. The storyline with characters Rusev and Lana has been a part of WWE programming for more than 3 months. WWE apologizes to anyone who misunderstood last night’s segment and was offended.”

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“The Devil’s Toy” NFB documentary on skateboarding in Montreal…

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Originally posted on dirtpoormillionaire:

Fifteen minutes in length, and fiercely stylish, the film is a both a poetic exploration of the esthetics of this new sport and a barely veiled indictment of the authorities who give the kids who practice it grief, by confiscating their boards and asking them to skate indoors in this silly overcrowded arena, for example. The film, fittingly, is dedicated “to all victims of intolerance”.

Regardless of how you feel about skaters, or skate culture in general, this film is definitely worth a quarter-hour of your time. Give it a spin;

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CM Punk Special To Air Tuesday On WWE Network

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Originally posted on DTRT Wrestling.com:

WWE-Network-3009089There is no new WWE Countdown or WrestleMania Rewind currently scheduled for this coming Tuesday night on the WWE Network. Instead, WWE will air a two-hour Beyond The Ring special on CM Punk at 9pm EST. This is the documentary portion of WWE’s DVD on Punk. The synopsis reads like this:

“A look inside the life and career of the most controversial star of this generation from his early success in ECW to the top of the WWE.”

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