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  1. Travis Barker Promises Hard-Hitting 'WrestleMania' PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | RollingStone

    ... my pops, and now I get to be there, rocking at WrestleMania ," Barker says. "I loved the Iron Sheik, 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper and George 'The Animal' Steele as a kid, and when I was in the Aquabats, it was kind of like me getting to live that ...


  2. Travis Barker of Blink 182 performs at the 8th Annual Musink tattoo and music festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Billboard

    ... but I like someone throwing me a curveball and going, "You have 24 hours to learn this." That's awesome. Rowdy Roddy Piper, George "The Animal" Steele was awesome, Hulk [Hogan] was dope, Andre [The Giant] was dope, the British Bulldogs were dope, ...


  3. Disturbing Images Mexican wrestler dies mid-matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | New York Daily News

    ... legend Pedro Sr. "My heart goes out to Perro Aguayo Jr. and his loved ones!" tweeted former WWE star Rowdy Roddy Piper. "May God Bless!" Aguayo, who began wrestling at age 15, was the son of retired Mexican wrestling legend Pedro Sr. He was a former ...


  4. WrestleMania hit the big time with Garden event 30 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | New York Daily News

    ... Hulk Hogan, with his bulging biceps and all-American hero persona; crowd-inciting, motor-mouthed heel Rowdy Roddy Piper and his cohort, the rugged, muscle-bound Paul (Mr. Wonderful) Orndorff; tough-guy actor Mr. T, with his gold chains and Mohawk, ...


  5. Brian Shields Knows As Much About WrestleMania As Vince McMahonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... to learn about the real-life tensions that have existed backstage for 30 years. Shields cited a beef between Roddy Piper and Mr. T during WrestleMania I and II as a prime example. So too was the "up and down" relationship between Hulk Hogan and ...


  6. Rock Ramblings: Rock a na Wrestling ConnectionRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Medincine Hat News

    ... in time to 1985 and re-live the very first Wrestlemania that had a main event of Hulk Hogan and Mr.T against Roddy Piper and Paul Orndorff. I got the chance to experience Wrestlemania live back in 2007. Three of my friends and I hopped into my ...


  7. Wrestling legend Mick Foley hopes Parlor Live audiences will once again lend him an earRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Bellevue Reporter

    Mick Foley has lost a lot of things throughout his career - like his ear, his two front teeth and, some would say, his mind. However, the wrestling legend will bring what he gained from his career, including a love for storytelling and comedy, back to the Parlor Live in Bellevue on "I move pretty slowly these days but I am cat-like on stage," Foley joked during a phone interview from his hotel room in Ontario, Canada.


  8. The Mystical Adventures of Billy OwensRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    What if I were to tell you there's a Canadian Harry Potter knockoff about a boy wizard named Billy Owens, directed by a guy named McNabb, and starring "Rowdy" Roddy that something you might be interested in?


  9. Hulk Hogan tricked into re-tweeting sick Madeleine McCann joke of 'hide and seek champion'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 |

    ... biggest star in the 1980s when he headlined the first WrestleMania events with the likes of Mr T, Rowdy Roddy Piper and Andre the Giant. Although becoming an on-screen villain in the 1990s, the wrestler continued to be popular and launched his own ...


  10. 'The Chair' update: Production wraps, photo stills of Naomi Grossman revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 |

    ... Susan Eisenberg ("Wonder Woman") as Ms. Prince, Noah Hathaway ("The Neverending Story") as Alvarez, WWE star Roddy Piper ("They Live") as Murphy, Zach Galligan ("Gremlins," "Gremlins 2") as Riley, Kin Shriner ("General Hospital") as Mr. Bates, Kyle ...


  11. Spotlight on Tommy Lee EdwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 |

    ... Tony Scott, Seijun Suzuki, and Sergio Leone. Speaking of influences, am I the only person who sees "Rowdy" Roddy Piper from THEY LIVE when I see VANDROID ? Haha... Yeah, THEY LIVE was definitely an influence on Vandroid, as were many other John ...


  12. Mike Carbo's Big Apple Comic Con is 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 |

    ... best of Carbonaro's shows, featuring his usual assortment of high-profile guests, ranging from WWE stars "Rowdy" Roddy Piper and Jake "The Snake" Roberts, to former Power Rangers Jason David Frank and Steve Cardenas; Comic Book Men Mike Zapic, Ming ...


  13. Roode returns to House of HardcoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | SLAM! Sports

    ... said. "That was the man back in the day. We're talking about back to WrestleMania I. It was Hulk Hogan, it was Roddy Piper, it was Randy Savage: those guys are the guys who made me love wrestling." Little did the young Roode know, but some day he ...


  14. The Bushwackers to join WWE Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 |

    ... The Bushwackers yet. There are many possibilities including former WWE allies like Hacksaw Jim Duggan or Rowdy Roddy Piper or a former rival like one of The Fantastics or a Fabulous One. But the most likely seems to be current WWE executive John ...


  15. Full Career Retrospective and Greatest Moments for The BushwhackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | BleacherReport

    ... with the hated Buddy Rose and the Rose Army, the team quickly found itself at odds with the great "Rowdy" Roddy Piper, the legendary Red Bastien and the double-tough Sam Bass. The trios would wage war all over the Pacific Northwest. Then, Miller and ...


  16. Tim Muskatell Now Sitting in The Chair; Go Behind the Scenes with Roddy PiperRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 |

    A quick casting change happened over the past couple of days for The Chair , a project we've been covering for a while, as Timothy Muskatell has taken over the lead role of Richard Sullivan, which was originally slated for ex-Leatherface Andrew Bryniarski, who wound up having a scheduling conflict. You can take a peek below at Muskatell with co-star Rowdy Roddy Piper, who's also posted a bunch more behind-the-scenes shots on his Twitter and Instagram pages.


  17. Sam Tripoli is His Phone's BitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | OC Weekly

    ... can go on and on... What is the craziest thing that's gone down at The Naughty Show? We did a sketch with Rowdy Roddy Piper vs Ari Shaffir (AKA The Amazing Racist) and it was pure fireworks! We gave a life time achievement award to an adult film ...


  18. In the wake of Mick Foley's Wing Bowl debacle, a defense of the fanny packRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 |

    ... cumbersome. You can fit car keys, cash, credit card receipts and foreign objects inside (just in case "Rowdy" Roddy Piper decides to sneak attack you with a coconut to the noggin'.) Current and former professional grapplers have become fixtures of ...


  19. WWE news: Arnold Schwarzenegger headed to WWE Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 |

    ... much cross-promotional success when they first went mainstream. It was Lauper, manager Lou Albano and heel Rowdy Roddy Piper that really kicked off the Rock and Wrestling Connection. She is not in the WWE Hall of Fame yet. However, Schwarzenegger is ...


  20. Saints Row: Gat out of Hell ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 |

    ... health, but by the end of IV they were controlling the President of the United States as he befriended Rowdy Roddy Piper and sprinted up the sides of skyscrapers. Going forward, Volition would have to amp up the craziness even more and freshen up ...