1. My Wrestling Soapbox: Thoughts from "The Guru"

    Greetings to all the Stokesters and the rest of the B/R wrestling community (who should all be Stokesters). I have come out of "semi-retirement" to bring you the random thoughts of Demetrus E...

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  2. WWE Trade Analysis: Winners and Losers

    Last night on Raw, Vince McMahon made a huge announcement stating that before selling Raw back to him, Donald Trump brokered a 15-superstar trade between Raw, Smackdown and ECW...

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  3. The Ropey's Are Upon Us! Vote Now!

    I'm sorry folks. This breaks JLB's whole Project 73 call to arms but I just wanted to encourage all of the good people of the B/R wrestling community to head over to www.hittheropes...

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  4. On My Wrestling Soapbox: Live From TNA's House Show In Grand Rapids, MI

    What's up guys. I'm back with a special edition of "The Soapbox." I had the pleasure of attending last night's TNA House Show at the Deltaplex in Grand Rapids, Mich. It was my first time attending a TNA show so I really didn't know what to expect...

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  5. Brand Battle No. 2: The Midcard Title Scene

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  6. On My Wrestling Soapbox: The Return

    In the words of Kanye West, "It feels good to be home". (Listen to "Touch The Sky") That's right, folks, after a bit of a hiatus, I'm back with another edition of the "Soapbox" where we examine the happenings of the world of wrestling...

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  7. Samoa Joe Wants More: The Nation of Violence Summer Recruiting Class

    For those of you who have been watching TNA you know that Samoa Joe's "Nation of Violence" has reeked havoc on some of TNA's biggest stars...

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  8. Robert Roode: Is His Future "Money?"

    TNA has an abundance of young talent. We've made this statement more times than Dolph Ziggler repeats his name. It seems that the "fogeys" like Mick Foley, and the Main Event Mafia (minus Kurt Angle) are put in the main event spotlight far too much...

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  9. Special Report: The B/R Wrestling Community Cabinet Meeting (Part I)

    RNN Chief Correspondent Jason "Wolf" LeBlanc is reporting live from the "squared circle" where many of the B/R wrestling community dignitaries are convening for their first cabinet meeting...

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  10. Is MVP Ready To Be WWE's Most Valuble Player?

    And Now a word from your new Turnbuckle to Turnbuckle Champion..... If you missed last night's edition of "Hit The Ropes", my first question is what the hell is your problem!?!? You better check ...

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  11. Death by a Thousand Dunks: The Eulogy of the Detroit Pistons

    As I sat and watched NBA TV's pregame coverage last night, native Detroiter Chris Webber told the story of having to put his 14-year-old dog to sleep a few months ago. He compared the story of his old dog to the Detroit Pistons...

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  12. A Rivalry Defined: John Cena vs. Edge

    In the world of sports, there is nothing more exciting than watching two rivals. Lakers vs. Celtics, North Carolina vs. Duke, and Michigan vs. Ohio State are just some of the great matchups that come to mind...

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  13. My Wrestling Soapbox: Foley and Fogey's

    Yes indeed! D.Stokes is back on the soapbox with a special Monday edition. Today we'll discuss the new TNA world champion, revisit the WWE Draft (briefly), add a new word to the lexicon, and address the new leadership in our community...

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  14. Ultimate Wrestlemania: The Results Are in!

    All right folks! After a record number of 35 million...urrr 35 votes here are the results of the matches for the "Ultimate Wrestlemania". Your votes were taken into account as well as the votes of non B/R community wrestling fans...

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  15. Feuds Of The Future: Possible Matchups WWE Could Develop

    With the WWE draft looming, people are expecting Raw, Smackdown, and ECW to be shook up as talent will shuffle between each show. Let's not forget the debut of WWE Superstars which will also have an effect on things...

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  16. Ultimate Wrestlemania: Your Vote Counts!

    In the March issue of Pro Wrestling Illustrated, they listed what they thought was the ultimate Wrestlemania card and who would win each match...

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  17. The State of the B/R Wrestling Community Address

    B/R wrestling community dignitaries begin to gather in the room as they prepare to hear the state of the wrestling community address. Wrestling's version of "Hail To The Chief," the NWO theme song begins to play as the Secretary of Offense, D...

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  18. "My Wrestling Soapbox": The Champ Is Here!!!

    Well, folks, welcome to another exciting edition of "The Soapbox," where I love to rant and rave about the world that is wrestling. Today, I'll rant about wrestling and a couple more things as well...

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  19. Michigan State's Final Four Berth Brings Victory and Hope

    With victory comes hope... The Michigan State Spartans are on their way to the Final Four and no one could be happier than the residents of the state of Michigan. The Spartans showed grit and determination in their hard fought win over Louisville...

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  20. Not So Priceless:Ted DiBiase and Cody Rhodes Should Leave Legacy

    Watching Randy Orton climb to the top must be fun. Especially if you're Ted DiBiase and Cody Rhodes. The two men who along with Orton form the faction known as "Legacy," but it seems the only one leaving the legacy is Randy Orton...

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  21. Samoa Joe Wants You: The Newest Recruits to the "Nation of Violence"

    A few weeks back Samoa Joe made his return to TNA television and introduced us to his "Nation of Violence". Joe has reeked havoc on the likes of Scott Steiner and Sheik Abdul Bashir but he hasn't been alone...

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  22. WWE: The Movie

    Ever wonder who would play the roles of your favorite WWE Superstars in a movie? Well here is a sneak peak of a major motion picture coming to a theater near you. Feel free to let me know what you think of the cast thus far...

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  23. The WrestleMania Invitational Final Four in Pictures, Part 1

    Over the past few weeks we have examined the best Wrestlemania's of all-time. We are now down to four! Your vote will decide the two finalist and the invitational champion! Please vote for one of these four Wrestlemania's in the comment section..

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  24. On My Wrestling Soapbox: The Commentary of "Mrs. S"

    Good Day, B/R brethren! Welcome to another exciting edition of "The Soapbox." As always, we'll examine a potpourri of different topics and I'll be introducing you to my....er....better half, who has some interesting, funny wrestling commentary...

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  25. USA Today Shows the B/R Wrestling Community Some Love: We Are Here to Stay!!

    Friends of the B/R wrestling community!! It is with great pleasure that I announce a major accomplishment for our community! The USA Today has posted an article that I wrote during Black History Month on the top African-American wrestlers ever...

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