Monthly Archive: January 2012

WWE Championship Match Set For Elimination Chamber 0

WWE Championship Match Set For Elimination Chamber

Executive Vice President of Talent Relations and Interim Raw General Manager John Laurinaitis announced on WWE.com today that the WWE Championship will be defended at Elimination Chamber in an Elimination Chamber Match. CM Punk will defend against Dolph Ziggler, Chris Jericho, R-Truth, Miz, and Kofi Kingston. Elimination Chamber airs live on pay-per-view on February 19th.

UFC Undisputed 3 Demo Impressions 0

UFC Undisputed 3 Demo Impressions

The demo for UFC Undisputed 3 hit PSN and XBLA last Tuesday, and I’ve finally been able to take it for a spin after looking forward to it for quite a while. Here’s some quick impressions. The demo features a one round UFC fight with Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones and Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva, and a one round PRIDE...

“I Like George Washington Except on Foreign Policy” 0

“I Like George Washington Except on Foreign Policy”

This excellent piece was written by Jack Hunter on the Paulitical Ticker at RonPaul2012.com: Ron Paul’s philosophy is that of the Founding Fathers. For Paul, the Constitution is the law of the land, not a mere rhetorical tool. For Paul, maintaining limited government means “eternal vigilance,” to borrow Thomas Jefferson’s phrase, against political leaders’ tendency to empower themselves at the...

Even At “Record” Highs, Gasoline Is Still A Bargain 0

Even At “Record” Highs, Gasoline Is Still A Bargain

Gas prices have been in the news again here recently, see here (record highs) and here ($4 gas coming this year). Currently, the average price for a gallon of gasoline is $3.39. That seems high, and certainly isn’t fun to pay, but when things are put into perspective you see that gasoline is really quite a bargain and really hasn’t...

WWE RAW 01/30/2012 Preview – Triple H Confronts John Laurinaitis 0

WWE RAW 01/30/2012 Preview – Triple H Confronts John Laurinaitis

It’s the night after the 2012 Royal Rumble, an event where CM Punk retained his WWE Championship and Daniel Bryan retained his World Championship, and which saw Sheamus win the Royal Rumble match, and the only thing WWE has announced for tonight’s Monday Night RAW is Triple H “grading” John Laurinaitis’ job as interim RAW general manager. Will Triple H...

Mike Tyson to be Inducted into WWE Hall of Fame 0

Mike Tyson to be Inducted into WWE Hall of Fame

WWE today announced that Mike Tyson will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame on March 31st. Tyson was heavily involved in the build up to WrestleMania XIV, where he served as the special guest enforcer in the WWE Championship match between Shawn Michaels and Stone Cold Steve Austin. Tyson, who was supposedly a member of Degeneration X at...

MLB 12: The Show Adrian Gonzalez Cover Revealed 0

MLB 12: The Show Adrian Gonzalez Cover Revealed

A couple of months ago it was announced the Boston Red Sox first baseman Adrian Gonzalez would be gracing the cover of the PS3 and PS Vita baseball game MLB 12: The Show. Today, that cover was revealed. Check it out below:   Man, those Vita boxes are sweet, probably because blue is my favorite cover. These boxes will be...

Atelier Meruru: The Apprentice of Arland Prolouge Trailer 0

Atelier Meruru: The Apprentice of Arland Prolouge Trailer

Above you’ll find the prolouge trailer for Atelier Meruru: The Apprentice of Arland, which is being localized in North America this spring by NIS America. I’ve never played one of these games (and there’s a ton of them), but I’ve seen videos before and I have always been interested in them. I’ve been playing a ton of Rune Factory: Tides...

Review: Horrible Bosses 1

Review: Horrible Bosses

Director: Seth Gordon Starring: Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis, Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Aniston, Colin Farrell, Jamie Foxx Writer(s): Michael Markowitz, John Francis Daley, Jonathan Goldstein Studio: Warner Bros. Runtime: 98 minutes Rated: R Official TVE Cinema Score: 4 Stars Let’s just get the most important bit out of the way first shall we? Horrible Bosses is a very funny...

Kenny Florian 0

Kenny Florian possibly retiring.

From F4W: “The Boston Herald has reported that Kenny Florian, 35, who has unsuccessfully challenged for the lightweight and featherweight titles, may have to retire due to a herniated disc in his lower back. Florian said he had been bothered with back problems for years, but they worsened in November with a weightlifitng injury that hasn’t allowed him to do...

Ric Flair says he will be on stage for H.O.F induction 0

Ric Flair says he will be on stage for H.O.F induction

“Ric Flair told fans during an autograph appearance Thursday at a Walmart in Burlington, North Carolina that he will be “on stage” for WWE’s Hall of Fame induction ceremony WrestleMania weekend (March 31, 2012). Flair, who is under contract to TNA Wrestling, was advertised by WWE this week as one of the Four Horsemen to be inducted at the ceremony.”...