1. Notes from the Lost Dossier: Rest Assured About WWE/Silence of a Community

    Disclaimer: If you’re one of the many ‘writers’ on this site who only post news on a site that’s meant to discuss sports on an intellectual and analytical level, open your eyes as wide as you can and read on...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about over 3 years ago 950 reads 75 comments

  2. CvC: How Shawn Michaels vs. Undertaker Became the Greatest Rivalry

    Disclaimer: This disclaimer is here for no reason at all other than being of cosmetic value and a reading exercise for those who don’t get off their ass to exercise often...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about almost 4 years ago 3,251 reads 134 comments

  3. Sports Entertainment On Life Support: Where Is The Boyhood Dream?

    Broken, bruised and out of breath and yet, a rush of emotions cannot help but engulf him. He closes his eyes and visualizes his time coming. The screaming fans, drowned by his own heartbeat...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about almost 4 years ago 1,362 reads 73 comments

  4. Playing The Face Card: Will The Face Of ROH Wrestling Please Stand Up?

    Note: For those who are unaware of Ring of Honor, I’m so sorry for your loss.To quote the utterly delightful, Ashley Morris, who once quoted Lance Storm, I’d like to be serious for about two and a half minutes or so...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about 4 years ago 861 reads 100 comments

  5. Analyzing the Blueprints: Explaining the Absence of WWE's Success

    Note: In an effort to better understand WWE’s impact on the pro-wrestling industry, I have kept the title of the article as such...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about 4 years ago 1,923 reads 79 comments

  6. Notes From The Lost Dossier: Readers Roundup/The Venom of Randy Orton

    It flows within us, more rampantly than blood: the passion for pro wrestling. For all of our troubles, the haven is present, ready and willing to make us shout in excitement and groan in agony...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about 4 years ago 1,131 reads 125 comments

  7. Killing Them Softly: Why Wrestling Stables Desperately Need Identities

    Look at the picture, and think to yourself, which of the seven stand out? Since the golden age of pro wrestling, stables have disbanded as quickly as they’ve been formed, as ...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about over 4 years ago 2,492 reads 167 comments

  8. Sports Entertainment On Life Support: The Great Gimmick PPV Predicament

    Throughout sports entertainment history, the various wrestling promotions have offered their loyal fans a brief window through which they were able to witness the grand theatrics and athletic competition that we today surely take for granted...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about over 4 years ago 891 reads 82 comments

  9. The Dossier: Why Pro Wrestling Doesn't Need to Get Its Act Together

    A large percentage of wrestling fans and the Internet wrestling community (if it can be called a community) believe that wrestling's standpoint in the mass media revolves in cycles, ...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about over 4 years ago 1,057 reads 45 comments

  10. CvC—Through the Eyes of a Cerebral Assassin: Evolution Of A Generation

    “He may be the best in the business today.” -Jim Ross, Survivor Series 2000 “I feel like I’m talking to myself and looking in the mirror twenty years ago, I was that good, that's how good you are...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about almost 5 years ago 705 reads 55 comments

  11. Notes from the Lost Dossier: A Great Escape or Pushed Too Far Too Fast?

    “There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction" -Winston Churchill   It’s the same old situation and a different complaint each day, they call out in hopes that ...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about almost 5 years ago 446 reads 91 comments

  12. Killing Them Softly: DX Must Be Allowed to Die Once and For All

    Note: The opinions expressed here are concerning the team of DX together, not Shawn Michaels and Triple H individually, I mean come on ...by themselves, they rock —hard.   Nothing lasts forever...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about almost 5 years ago 1,259 reads 97 comments

  13. Memoirs From the Dossier, Part 2: The Homecoming of a Wrestling Fan

    Note: The rumors of me having brutally and accidentally decapitating myself while combing my hair are just that: rumors...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about almost 5 years ago 195 reads 30 comments

  14. Notes From The Lost Dossier: Greatness Achieved, Bad Blood Spawns Hell On Earth

    Since the beginning of time, there have been many epic battles contested in arenas, stadiums, steel cages and even in boiler rooms. But what the world would witness on the night of Oct. 5, 1997 in St...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about 5 years ago 494 reads 49 comments

  15. Is Sports Entertainment on Life Support? Part 4: Prestige of WWE Titles

    In case you missed the first three parts of the series, you may take a look at them here, here and here. Throughout sports entertainment history, a common misconception has been shared ...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about 5 years ago 559 reads 56 comments

  16. Enter the Palace of Wisdom: Don't Shove John Morrison, Give Him a Steady Push

    Note: As I exchanged verbs, nouns, syllables and a few grunts with a fellow wrestling aficionado (who just happens to be a smooth, pimped out player from the streets), the following words were ...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about 5 years ago 874 reads 154 comments

  17. Notes from the Lost B/R Dossier: The Art of the Push, Has It Evolved?

    What does it take for a superstar to get noticed by the booker? Is it exceptional in-ring skill or the ear deafening pops or boos the performer accumulates over a certain period of ...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about 5 years ago 595 reads 101 comments

  18. Give Us What We Deserve—Lo, the Community Hath Arrived, Pt. 1: Prologue

    As the dust settles, a ridiculously large crowd is walking in unison, bonded together by a cause so hopeless, they’re bound to fail. There may be some hope left, or not...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about 5 years ago 491 reads 201 comments

  19. Six Feet Under: What Lies in Store For the Long-Term Wrestling Program

    Disclaimer: Both this article and its author are not works of fiction. In fact, the writer is quite alive, living on a remote island and frequently partaking in freak boating accidents...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about over 5 years ago 431 reads 88 comments

  20. Memoirs from the Dossier: The Evolution of a Wrestling Fan, Pt. 1

    Sifting through the torn and tattered pages of a book with more missing pages than found, the search for lost notes left me weary and doubtful of myself.It had been a while since I had discovered anything in the notes that interested me...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about over 5 years ago 452 reads 132 comments

  21. Killing Them Softly: Shock Value Has Been Made Worthless!

    This will be my last article on Bleacher Report as I have no more patience for any of you urchins and your soul crushing, mindless criticism of my rather excellent work; to say that my experience ...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about over 5 years ago 461 reads 150 comments

  22. Making an Impact: Analyzing TNA's Past and Deducing Its Future

    Note: References to WWE will be made not with the intention to compare the two promotions but to highlight TNA’s effectiveness as an alternative broadcast...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about over 5 years ago 561 reads 141 comments

  23. The B/R Writer Rankings: A Necessary Evil or an Agent of Chaos?

    Before I begin, let me state for the record that this article was not meant to take advantage of the current ruckus the entire community is a part of...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about over 5 years ago 293 reads 58 comments

  24. In The Cross-Hair: A Most Valuable Presence, Legacy Cemented

    Welcome to another addition of "In the Cross-Hair" as we recap the road to Judgement Day. Raw starts an odd proposed main event of the night with Randy and Shane. Randy Orton vs...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about over 5 years ago 244 reads 31 comments

  25. A Passion Unrivaled: Our Devotion To Professional Wrestling

    A spectacle unlike any other matched with an affection unbridled. Words fail to describe our attachment to a world that has become such a vital constituent of our daily lives up to the point ...

    Sulayman H. Written by Sulayman H. about over 5 years ago 317 reads 81 comments