Like an unruly corpse shambling up from our cultural unconscious, wrestling is back. Again. TV first took it bigtime in the '50s, when thousands tuned in to see Gorgeous George get his hair mussed; in the mid-'80s, Hulk Hogan... More >>>
By J. Matthew Rhea
What other professional athletes would threaten, as wrestlers regularly do, to beat an opponent until he leaves town or goes home to his mama?