Tagged: Ronnie Garvin

Yes, you really can buy a Fuji Vice T-shirt

I love checking out the alternative wrestling T-shirts for sale at the BarberShopWindow.com website.

The name of the site stems from the Brutus Beefcake talk show that used to run on WWF television, which was called the Barber Shop. The Rockers, Marty Jannetty and Shawn Michaels, had their big break up in 1991 on the Barber Shop, when Michaels threw Jannetty through a glass window that was part of the set.

The BarberShopWindow.com site sells a crazy array of shirts, and there is an definite nod to 1980s wrestling with Continue reading

Tying in Randy Orton’s kick to the groin with Ronnie Garvin

In ways, the Christian vs. Randy Orton no-holds-barred match at WWE SummerSlam this weekend was precipitated by the kick heard ‘round the world. Christian won the World Heavyweight Championship after former champ Orton was disqualified for punting Christian in the balls. By the match’s stipulations, Christian could win the belt on a DQ.

By far the most memorable kick in the balls that I recall in wrestling wasn’t on a big show, and I’m not even certain it was on TV. It was at the old Boston Garden in February 1990, when Continue reading