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Destrucity Boerewors Level: 38 Posts: 97/339 EXP: 370211 For next: 239 Since: 21.4.04 From: New York, NY, USA Since last post: 2578 days Last activity: 2486 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 Salami Level: 32 Posts: 76/213 EXP: 202153 For next: 4291 Since: 11.5.02 Since last post: 15 days Last activity: 4 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: 79 Posts: 1404/1684 EXP: 4562102 For next: 17385 Since: 2.1.02 From: Darkenwood Since last post: 111 days Last activity: 16 days # 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: 113 Posts: 1295/3844 EXP: 15586039 For next: 232570 Since: 24.3.02 From: Oshkosh, WI Since last post: 133 days Last activity: 93 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 Boudin blanc Level: 92 Posts: 825/2456 EXP: 7610924 For next: 146043 Since: 26.3.03 From: Glendale, CA Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 1 hour # 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: 69 Posts: 481/1312 EXP: 2833165 For next: 36593 Since: 16.3.04 From: Albuquerque, NM Since last post: 2 days Last activity: 17 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: 80 Posts: 1550/1747 EXP: 4727127 For next: 55862 Since: 18.6.02 From: North Cacalacky Since last post: 1622 days Last activity: 1590 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: 81 Posts: 556/1746 EXP: 4816520 For next: 176350 Since: 2.1.02 From: The City of Subdued Excitement Since last post: 47 days Last activity: 14 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: 79 Posts: 1130/1694 EXP: 4471339 For next: 108148 Since: 4.9.02 From: California Since last post: 1694 days Last activity: 1425 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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