Category Archives: Vince McMahon

Rest in Peace Betty Wagner: The First Wife of Gorgeous George, the man that made Muhammad Ali

Betty and George’s creation still influences Black athletes today Last week I finished reading a fun book, Gorgeous George: The Outrageous Bad-Boy Wrestler Who Created American Pop Culture. That’s why I found the news of Betty Wagner’s (George Wagner aka … Continue reading

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#133. WWE Chairman Vince McMahon

Black people love professional wrestling. They adore the theatricality, the drama, the story lines and the professional athletes/actors who perform staged, premeditated, choreographed action in the square circle. Black people have long had many wonderful performers to cheer for: The … Continue reading

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