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  1. Jinder Mahal Winning the WWE Championship, And What It Means Long-TermRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily DDT

    ... fact that the punches and kicks are staged, and wrestlers call out their moves while in the ring. Names such as Roddy Piper, Rick Rude, Jake Roberts, Curt Hennig, and Ted DiBiase are all in the WWE Hall of Fame. None of them ever held the WWE ...

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  2. From Ring to Reel: The Evolution of Dwayne "The Rock" JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Film School Rejects

    ... inauthentic in another realm. Of course, there are exceptions, and no, Hulk Hogan isn't one of them, but Rowdy Roddy Piper ( They Live ) was, as is John Cena, who's recently started to showcase his comedic chops in films like Trainwreck and a stint ...

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  3. Remembering the time Ric Flair stripped to his boxers and threw a Gucci shoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 13 | Sporting News

    ... shot at Bischoff makes this promo one of the all-time greats. Much like all great mic workers - Mick Foley, Roddy Piper and CM Punk, to name a few - Flair doesn't skip a beat, even in all his fervor. And the crowd completely buys in, which makes it ...

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  4. WWE News: Signs Point To Hulk Hogan's WWE Return And He Also...Read the original story

    Thursday May 4 | The Daily Millbury

    ... WWE Shop does have glass tumblers available of different superstars and legends, but not of Hulk Hogan or Rowdy Roddy Piper. Both of those are available at Hogan's Beach Shop in Orlando. It could be that these tumblers will be added to the WWE Shop ...

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  5. Ivanka Trump's Syrian Policy Rankles The Ire Of Trump SupportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | RedState

    ... to incur the wrath of the rest of the tribe, due to disloyalty to the crown. Still, for those of us who are like Roddy Piper's character in "They Live," who had the special glasses early and recognized the aliens, right off the bat, this is ...

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  6. At Home with JoanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | The Cultural Gutter

    ... John Carpenter's They Live (1988) wherein a man with no name - or a name that means nothing - Nada ("Rowdy" Roddy Piper) comes to Los Angeles looking for work only to find a vast conspiracy instead." So go and listen ! At Film School Rejects, ...

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  7. "It's a Mad, Mad, Mad Max: Fury Road!"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | The Cultural Gutter

    ... John Carpenter's They Live (1988) wherein a man with no name - or a name that means nothing - Nada ("Rowdy" Roddy Piper) comes to Los Angeles looking for work only to find a vast conspiracy instead." So go and listen ! At Film School Rejects, ...

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  8. The Projection Booth watches The LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | The Cultural Gutter

    ... bout John Carpenter's They Live (1988) wherein a man with no name - or a name that means nothing - Nada ("Rowdy" Roddy Piper) comes to Los Angeles looking for work only to find a vast conspiracy instead." So go and listen !

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  9. Kane Releases a Political Ad, and It's Weird to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Daily DDT

    ... wrestlers perform outside the ring is nothing new. Hulk Hogan famously starred as "Thunderlips" in Rocky III . Roddy Piper kicked ass and chewed bubblegum in the sci-fi classic, They Live . And of course, John Cena began his road towards Hollywood ...

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  10. Comedian Ron Funches: 'I'm Hooked on 'The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... my favorite horse - because it was so hard and to get and pretty fast and wild - I named it Rowdy, after Rowdy Roddy Piper. And if it's a girl, it's named after Ronda Rousey. I guess I'll never know." We may use your e-mail address to send you the ...

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  11. Let's set the record straight on Roman ReignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Sporting News

    ... WWE teased us with the Cena heel turn. Two opportunities that stick out: Being slapped in the face by "Rowdy" Roddy Piper , and his feud with the Rock heading into WrestleMania 29. There have been countless other opportunities and WWE never pulled ...

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  12. Things to Do This Week: April 3-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | The Pordland Mercury

    This first week of April is a damn good week if you're someone who loves art. Not just art as in "paintings hanging on walls," although Jeremy Okai Davis' opening at p:ear Gallery is necessary viewing , but art as in what Bassem Youssef does with political comedy, what Tinariwen does with "assoul" music, what John Carpenter does with Rowdy Roddy Piper and a pair of sunglasses , what Black Violin does with hip-hop, and what Augusten Burroughs does with words.

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  13. 07/01/2015 - 08/01/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Digby

    In honor of Roddy Piper's death rewatch They Live. It showed greedy, ugly aliens taking over the media.Turns out it was a documentary .

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  14. WWE WrestleMania 33: Greatest Celebrity Moments in the History of EventRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2017 | BleacherReport

    ... A unabashed showman, The Great One made the most of his moment, which reached its climax when he punched "Rowdy" Roddy Piper in the face. Ali's presence solidified WrestleMania as a marquee event deserving of attention. Nobody was "too good" for ...

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  15. Wrestlemania 1: A look back at '85 in the GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | 24 Hours

    ... Moolah, Classy Freddie Blassie, the Iron Sheik and more. The storyline kicked off when Canadian hard man Rowdy Roddy Piper insulted Lauper. Hogan and Mr. T. raced to her rescue. More than 19,000 watched the extravaganza at the Garden and more than ...

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  16. Ranking the most athletically talented WWE wrestlers of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Sporting News

    ... wore his first name on the back of his jersey. In the ring, McDaniel was a brilliant worker and had feuds with Roddy Piper, Ric Flair, Abdullah the Butcher and many others. His tag team work with Gino Hernandez was light years ahead of its time. The ...

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  17. Mr. Wonderful set to make four stops in WestmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Brandon Sun

    ... 64,000 people and of course the main event of the first Wrestlemania which also featured the legendary "Rowdy" Roddy Piper and Mr. T. Now retired from the ring Orndorff will be on his first wrestling tour in 25 years making a very special appearance ...

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  18. It was 30 years ago today: WrestleMania III at the Pontiac SilverdomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Metro Times

    Thirty years ago today, Roddy Piper, Randy "Macho Man" Savage, Jake the Snake Roberts, the Iron Sheik, Hulk Hogan and Andre the Giant, among others, took over the Pontiac Silverdome in front of 93,173* rabid pro wrestling fans. The series of classic bouts, right at the zenith of "Hulkmania" would eventually be released as WrestleMania III .

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  19. Larger than life: An oral history of WrestleMania IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Detroit News

    ... right, speaks at a press conference ahead of WrestleMania III. A young fan makes a goodbye sign for Rowdy Roddy Piper, whose match against Adrian Adonis was billed as Piper's farewell to professional wrestling. He went on to pursue an acting career, ...

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  20. WrestleMania III: A look back, 30 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Detroit News

    ... right, speaks at a press conference ahead of WrestleMania III. A young fan makes a goodbye sign for Rowdy Roddy Piper, whose match against Adrian Adonis was billed as Piper's farewell to professional wrestling. He went on to pursue an acting career, ...

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