WWE

2.21.19

Lena Headey's Next Big Role Is a Pop-Punk Wrestler

The 'Game of Thrones' villain heads into the wrestling ring in her new movie 'Fighting With My Family.'

6.28.18

The Real Women of 'GLOW' Told Us About the Sexism They Dealt with in the 80s

Season two of 'GLOW' on Netflix tackles the issues the real 'Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling' battled beyond the ring.

6.19.18

The Mountain Goats Honor a WWE Star on "Song for Sasha Banks"

Banks asked for the song on Twitter three years ago, shortly after John Darnielle released 'Beat the Champ.'

5.3.18

WWE's Kane Might Actually Be the Next Mayor of a Tennessee County

He just won the Republican primary in Knox County's mayoral election, and he's set to chokeslam his Democratic opponent into oblivion.

1.19.18

The Top 25 WWE Entrance Songs of All Time

As ‘Monday Night RAW’ celebrates its 25th anniversary, we count down the 25 best wrestler themes.

11.10.17

How The ‘Montreal Screwjob’ Changed The Wrestling Industry Forever

On the 20th anniversary of Bret Hart’s infamous loss and subsequent punchout of his boss, we talked to wrestling insiders about what really happened.

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7.21.17

What Do Drag and Wrestling Have in Common? More Than You Think

How the Nobodies, a Brooklyn-based group who report on the world of wrestling from a queer lens, encapsulate the surprising overlap between two very different realms.

5.30.17

Australia's Community Wrestling Scene Is Proof the World Is Beautiful

There's poetry in watching Lucha Libre-masked dudes pretend to destroy each other in a Melbourne warehouse.

5.24.17

Jinder Mahal Is WWE’s Latest “Evil Foreigner” – And Fans Still Eat It Up

When people are being shot for their turbans or the colour of their skin, wrestling's continued reliance on xenophobic gimmicks feels worse than cynical.

4.27.17

A Case for More Blood in Wrestling

The presence of blood holds something mystical for humans, even in our technological age. Pro wrestlers like Steve Austin know this instinctively.

4.4.17

WrestleMania 33 in Review: Packed with WWE Moments to Remember

WrestleMania 33 was, by most measures, a really enjoyable show, with some truly classic moments. It wasn't much more than those moments, but that's the point.

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