Tagged: Curt Hennig

A must-see video clip of Mighty Joe Thunder’s WWF debut

Checking this blog’s stats, I’m amazed how many people end up here because they’re looking for information not about Hulk Hogan, or Rowdy Roddy Piper, or “Mr. Perfect” Curt Hennig — but instead about Mighty Joe Thunder. Continue reading

Mr. Perfect, Smash, Rude, and others: All from Robbinsdale, MN

My friend. Tom, posted a reply to my recent entry about Rick Rude that reminded me of the great WWF wrestling history enjoyed by Robbinsdale (MN) High School. It’s almost unbelievable that Continue reading

How do the sons of Cowboy Bob Orton and Mr. Perfect stack up today?

There are plenty of good 1980s references in my latest post on Camel Clutch Blog, “Comparing the WWE second-generation wrestlers to their fathers.”

In the post, I attempt to decide who among the current crop of second- and third-generation WWE stars have pulled ahead of their forefathers. I talk about the sons and daughters of such ’80s WWF  names as Cowboy Bob Orton, “Mr. Perfect” Curt Hennig, and Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka. Check it out if you have a chance, and thanks to my friends at Camel Clutch Blog for posting the piece.