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4.18.18

I Want to See Ric Flair Dancing to “Ric Flair Drip” on a Loop Forever

Metro Boomin and Offset brought a wrestling ring, and real-life wrestler Flair, to last night's episode of 'Fallon.'

3.2.18

Offset and Metro Boomin's "Ric Flair Drip" Video Has Ric Flair in It

21 Savage and the rest of the Migos party with the Nature Boy himself and, of course, there are a lot of hearty "WOO"s.

6.14.17

Kazuchika Okada Is the Best Wrestler in the World

New Japan Pro Wrestling’s Okada has an intangible quality that recalls what made Ric Flair so good in his prime.

2.8.17

What to Make of John Cena, WWE's 16-Time World Champion

After 2017's Royal Rumble, John Cena is now 16-time world champion, equaling Ric Flair's record – which is all but unthinkable for anyone who ever watched Flair. So it's worth considering the two men and the record.

9.6.16

Barry Windham and the Disappearing Cowboy Wrestler

Wrestling has always leaned on archetypes, but the country-strong badass that Barry Windham embodied in the 1980s and 90s has mostly vanished. It's a shame.

8.10.16

Conor McGregor's Mouth, Vince McMahon's Thirst, And The WWE/MMA Flirtation

When Conor McGregor made the decision to trash-talk WWE's entire roster, it seemed to telegraph yet another crossover between two sports that need each other.

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11.20.15

Why Is WWE Bringing Up Ric Flair's Dead Son?

On Raw this week, Reid Flair—the late brother of women's champ Charlotte, and son of WWE legend Ric—became a plot point. It's tasteless and cruel, and left fans wondering: Why?