1. WWE Character Analysis: Daniel Bryan's on-Screen Persona Needs Desperate Change

    It’s astounding how horribly misconstrued the foundation of a babyface persona is in today's WWE ...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about 13 days ago 22,144 reads 143 comments

  2. WWE WrestleMania: Undertaker vs. Brock Lesnar and the Death of the Streak

    It's hard to shock, truly shock, WWE fans into silence today. The IWC dirt sheets, wrestling forums and gossip mongers unite and serve to provide news concerning professional wrestling months before it actually happens...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about 3 months ago 45,585 reads 66 comments

  3. WWE Royal Rumble: Calling Out the Fan Reaction to Batista's Victory

    At this point in time, I'm bold enough to admit I'm extremely confused. Over the years, I've been quite vocal with my displeasure over the returns of part-timers (even equated The Rock to John Cena ) and their immediate thrust into the spotlight.

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about 5 months ago 36,668 reads 321 comments

  4. WWE: Triple H, Daniel Bryan and Why It's Hard to Get Invested in Stories Now

    Fresh from a controversial Raw, this would probably be the worst time for this piece, yet also the most appropriate...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about 6 months ago 21,102 reads 109 comments

  5. Christian's Killswitch and the Top 5 Worst Finishers in WWE Today

    It’s hard to make lists like these—ones disputing the legitimacy of fake moves in a scripted environment. It becomes important, then, to define your stringent criteria...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about 10 months ago 32,136 reads 292 comments

  6. WWE: Daniel Bryan Now Controls the Future of Babyface John Cena

    The winds of change are blowing with fervent gusto — winds of change that were once summoned by the leader of the Nexus, but they shuddered and stopped before the might of the leader of the Cenation...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about 11 months ago 27,305 reads 160 comments

  7. WWE SummerSlam: Daniel Bryan vs. John Cena and What Is Right vs. What Is Easy

    A few months back, word on the street (or on the Internet forums) was that the probable Daniel Bryan- John Cena feud would revolve around their relationships with the Bellas ...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about 11 months ago 1,495 reads 29 comments

  8. We Don't Need Brock Lesnar as a Part-Timer in Today's WWE

    Veterans returning for another shy at the elusive spotlight is not an extremely novel concept when it comes to professional wrestling...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about 11 months ago 11,458 reads 137 comments

  9. WWE Debate: How Is the Show Off Dolph Ziggler Faring as a Babyface?

    Dolph Ziggler is one of those elite superstars who won over the fans with his incredible in-ring ability, much of which involves him bumping his head like every move is a Stone Cold Stunner...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about 11 months ago 15,286 reads 208 comments

  10. WWE Debate: Bray Wyatt and the Fans' Tendency to Not Give Stars a Chance

    The wrestling crowd is a relentless, polarizing and crudely rough one. There's nothing particularly groundbreaking about that audacious statement, nor has it been a clandestine sentiment over the years...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about 12 months ago 12,049 reads 141 comments

  11. WWE Debate: Face CM Punk & Randy Orton Are Good Business Or Poor Utilization?

    Given WWE Creative's modern understanding of babyfaces as icons of bullying, demeaning, abusive and discriminatory characters (yet they somehow always end up underdogs), it's ...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about 1 year ago 4,522 reads 32 comments

  12. Which Shield Member Has the Brightest Future in WWE: Ambrose, Rollins or Reigns?

    We've travelled a long way on the immutable wrestling timeline since The Shield burst onto the scene and satisfactorily power-bombed Ryback through a table...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about 1 year ago 24,744 reads 325 comments

  13. WWE Curtis Axel: Why He Has Been The Victim of Imperfect Booking

    Quite evidently, I must have been unknowingly influenced by a substantial amount of insanity to claim that Paul Heyman's newest client Curtis Axel—one who already has victories ...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about 1 year ago 13,753 reads 188 comments

  14. WWE Payback: How Bad Would It Be for WWE If CM Punk Doesn't Show Up?

    CM Punk has unceremoniously managed to stay in the news despite taking time off from the strenuous hustle and bustle of the WWE ...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about 1 year ago 3,955 reads 52 comments

  15. WWE WrestleMania 29: Undertaker, CM Punk Prove Predictability Isn't a Huge Evil

    Another WrestleMania season has come and gone, leaving a warped concoction of emotions. This season in particular was marred with indolent booking and a mutual lack of interest ...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about over 1 year ago 6,665 reads 52 comments

  16. Undertaker vs. CM Punk: Bringing Back an Attitude We Crave but Don't Really Want

    The WWE Universe at large, and the IWC especially, is horribly capricious—susceptible to changes in viewpoints and perspectives as often as Jack Swagger berates "WE ...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about over 1 year ago 1,718 reads 28 comments

  17. Triple H, Rock, John Cena, Tag Teams and the Horrible WrestleMania Season

    It's WrestleMania season! I assure you, it is. Don't we have part-timers like Undertaker, Rock, Triple H and Brock Lesnar back? Isn't that all we need to label a certain event as huge? In 2013 WWE, it is...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about over 1 year ago 8,279 reads 79 comments

  18. CM Punk vs. The Rock: Why New Rock Is the Same as John Cena, or Much Worse

    A lucrative forewarning to all Rocky fans: this is going to be a rant of sorts. If you have a weak heart or an inability to read what I have to say (or well, type) before you fling ...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about over 1 year ago 8,088 reads 243 comments

  19. Rock, Cena, Miz and WWE's Horrible Modern Understanding of Face-Heel Stereotypes

    We've come a long, long way since those days when people complained (they still do, though, despite the long way) and complained, and then there shone a ray of hope through CM Punk's infamous pipebomb...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about over 1 year ago 5,067 reads 69 comments

  20. WWE Debate: PG Era, Linda McMahon or WWE Creative: Who Is Hurting WWE Most?

    Welcome ladies and gentlemen to what promises to be a fest of pessimism towards the show we follow daily...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about almost 2 years ago 6,650 reads 107 comments

  21. WWE Debate: How Important Is Blood and Blading in WWE Today?

    We live in simpler times, heading towards a period where wrestling moves targeting the head and neck are happily banned from one show, blood appears as many times as the Undertaker and controversial, reaction-provoking jokes earn removal from the job...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about almost 2 years ago 8,237 reads 116 comments

  22. WWE: Paul Heyman and 3 More Non-Wrestlers Doing a Commendable Job Today

    We're well past that utopian stage (if there ever was one) where wrestling shows are irrefutably reliant on wrestling alone...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about almost 2 years ago 7,342 reads 49 comments

  23. WWE: Why the Rock Is a Bad Character to Have in WWE Today

    Know that I type this while cowering behind my World's Strongest Shield, completely aware of the drastic implications and possible Internet murder of anyone choosing to defame the noble, holy Dwayne Johnson...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about almost 2 years ago 6,219 reads 249 comments

  24. WWE: 5 Easy Ways to Make RAW and SmackDown More Interesting

    At the dawn of a new era of wrestling (which involves an extra hour every week), many changes need to be ushered in to catalyze a spike in glory—glory that is unheard of on weekly shows, and peaks up fleetingly at milestone events...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about almost 2 years ago 841 reads 109 comments

  25. WWE: Daniel Bryan-AJ Wedding and the Selection of New GM of RAW Makes No Sense

    RAW 1000 delivered on many aspects, and I have a reason to believe it wouldn't have in many people's minds had it not been for the reprisal of CM Punk's dormant devil, lying years in wait and emerging at a crowd favourite People's Elbow...

    Shalaj Lawania Written by Shalaj Lawania about almost 2 years ago 2,879 reads 51 comments