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Destrucity Boerewors Level: 39 Posts: 97/339 EXP: 393167 For next: 11608 Since: 21.4.04 From: New York, NY, USA Since last post: 3028 days Last activity: 2935 days # 1 Posted on 27.9.05 1610.19 Reposted on: 27.9.12 1610.39 http://www.spiketv.com/shows/series/tna/ I mention this mostly because I wanted to point out that Jeff Hardy is listed as 6'0", 225. I know exaggerating heights and weights is a very old wrestling tradition, but does that strike anyone as just a little out of the realm of believability? I'm 6'1", 196 and am currently trying to lose 10 pounds. At the height of my three-times-a-week gym schedule, I was never above 190. (edited by Destrucity on 27.9.05 1410) Promote this thread!
CTX Blutwurst Level: 35 Posts: 76/251 EXP: 272002 For next: 7936 Since: 11.5.02 Since last post: 9 days Last activity: 23 hours # 2 Posted on 27.9.05 1619.19 Reposted on: 27.9.12 1619.24 In wrestling terms it's not much of an exaggeration at all, especially in TNA where Hardy is actually taller than a lot of guys. Shawn Michaels gets announced with similar stats and he's about the same size as Hardy. Ridiculous was Mike Tenay saying Samoa Joe was something like 6'10 during one of his early matches, but I'm pretty sure that was an accident.
Parts Unknown Lap cheong Level: 81 Posts: 1404/1720 EXP: 4946228 For next: 46642 Since: 2.1.02 From: Darkenwood Since last post: 4 days Last activity: 1 day # 3 Posted on 27.9.05 1625.50 Reposted on: 27.9.12 1626.11 That looks fantastic. I've never been interested in TNA before because it looked so bush league, but that site makes it look like a contender. I hope it succeeds!
Mr. Boffo Scrapple Level: 115 Posts: 1295/3844 EXP: 16385186 For next: 426229 Since: 24.3.02 From: Oshkosh, WI Since last post: 582 days Last activity: 543 days # 4 Posted on 27.9.05 1641.39 Reposted on: 27.9.12 1641.45 He's listed as 6'2 215 on his obsessedwithwrestling profile. His wikipedia entry lists him as 6'1 218. Edit: I'm laughing at the results of the poll there. What are you looking forward to? 40% A wrestling alternative on national TV 36% The high-flying X-Division. 21% More action, less talk. 3% The Heavyweights. Ha! Screw you Jeff Jarrett! (edited by Mr. Boffo on 27.9.05 1705)
SchippeWreck Banger Level: 98 Posts: 825/2719 EXP: 9361679 For next: 292708 Since: 26.3.03 From: Glendale, CA Since last post: 4 days Last activity: 2 hours # 5 Posted on 27.9.05 1648.07 Reposted on: 27.9.12 1648.58 The video bios are really cool, with Joe's putting the Muscle Buster over nicely. I haven't seen TNA in so long...is that James Earl Jones sound-alike voice over guy new for Spike? They should totally get him to say "This...is TNA." Or not.
Packman V2 Bratwurst Level: 71 Posts: 481/1348 EXP: 3131720 For next: 35409 Since: 16.3.04 From: Albuquerque, NM Since last post: 4 days Last activity: 2 hours
Y!: # 6 Posted on 27.9.05 1706.30 Reposted on: 27.9.12 1706.48 Read this one for Samoa Joe: HEIGHT: 6'3" WEIGHT: 290 lBS I dunno, but I sure as hell don't see it.
OMEGA Lap cheong Level: 81 Posts: 1550/1747 EXP: 4974343 For next: 18527 Since: 18.6.02 From: North Cacalacky Since last post: 2072 days Last activity: 2040 days # 7 Posted on 27.9.05 1712.21 Reposted on: 27.9.12 1712.40 SpikeTv.com did a great job with that site. The bios and interviews are pretty cool. Originally posted by Mr. Boffo What are you looking forward to? 40% A wrestling alternative on national TV 36% The high-flying X-Division. 21% More action, less talk. 3% The Heavyweights. I am certain Jarrett will either totally ignore this, or use it as evidence as being a truly hated heel.
Karlos the Jackal Lap cheong Level: 82 Posts: 556/1752 EXP: 5085063 For next: 124186 Since: 2.1.02 From: The City of Subdued Excitement Since last post: 44 days Last activity: 5 hours # 8 Posted on 27.9.05 1758.21 Reposted on: 27.9.12 1758.25 Originally posted by SchippeWreck I haven't seen TNA in so long...is that James Earl Jones sound-alike voice over guy new for Spike? They should totally get him to say "This...is TNA." Or not. No, they've had him for awhile, doing the PPV videos -- he actually appeared in one recently -- Unbreakable or Bound for Glory, I don't remember. --K
The Vile1 Lap cheong Level: 80 Posts: 1130/1694 EXP: 4709512 For next: 73477 Since: 4.9.02 From: California Since last post: 2144 days Last activity: 1875 days # 9 Posted on 27.9.05 2312.29 Reposted on: 27.9.12 2317.14 Originally posted by Mr. Boffo He's listed as 6'2 215 on his obsessedwithwrestling profile. His wikipedia entry lists him as 6'1 218. Edit: I'm laughing at the results of the poll there. What are you looking forward to? 40% A wrestling alternative on national TV 36% The high-flying X-Division. 21% More action, less talk. 3% The Heavyweights. Ha! Screw you Jeff Jarrett! (edited by Mr. Boffo on 27.9.05 1705) I wonder what the focus groups have to say about that . The PPV video voice-over guy was seen in the Bound For Glory promos. I think he's more Sahadi's guy than Spike TV's. This is good though. When TNA was on FSN, I could NEVER find anything on their website for Impact or when it was on in my area/region. So here's one thing I love about the TNA section: Sat, October 1 @ 11:00 PM Mon, October 3 @ 12:00 AM Sat, October 8 @ 11:00 PM Mon, October 10 @ 12:00 AM Actually tells you when the fucking show is on. (edited by The Vile1 on 27.9.05 2119)
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