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HARLEY RACE STUDIO SHOOT INTERVIEW ON-SALE NOW!
with hosts Dan Mirade and John Cena Sr.
– Special limited autographed DVD and autographed photo bundles available!
BOSTONWRESTLING.COM and the Millennium Wrestling Federation team to bring you the new series of “The Madness Behind The Mania” Studio Shoot Interview DVD’s, this time with special guest 8 time World Champion and Hall of Famer “King” Harley Race! If you weren’t one of the MWF superfans on-hand August 9th, 2009 at MWF Studios (and if so, why weren’t you?!?), sit back for two hours and hear Harley tell his story, his way. Joined by hosts Dan Mirade and John Cena Sr, this shoot isn’t conducted in a hotel room with a camcorder – it takes place in a professional television studio. Sit back for over two hours and feel like you’re getting to know Harley Race on a personal level! Just some of the topics covered include:
– Harley talks about his training facility in Eldon, MO along with his WLW wrestling promotion
– John Cena Sr. talks about what he looks for in talent currently being trained
– Harley and Dan Mirade talk about their involvement in the Cauliflower Alley Club
– Race goes into how battered and beat up his body is from a “fake” sport, along with the intense travel he endured during his career
– Race compares what a pro wrestler goes through to a football player
– Harley talks about being expelled from school at a young age for physically attacking his principal
– Race talks about breaking in through carnival wrestling at state fairs throughout MO
– Talk of Harley studying to become a minister
– Race’s career set-back from a major car crash and driving the 700 pound Happy Humphrey
– Race’s belief in the territorial system
– Moving onto TX to work for and with the Funk family
– Thoughts on moving onto the AWA
– Thoughts on Verne Gagne as a promoter and a wrestler
– Teaming with Larry Hennig putting him on the map
– Their feud with Dick The Bruiser and The Crusher
– Talk of getting true heel heat
– Harley’s love of guns
– Talk of Harley’s initial tours of Japan and how he has become an icon there
– How Harley and Abdullah The Butcher almost got banned from the country of Japan in a wild brawl
– Thoughts on Abdullah The Butcher outside the ring
– Thoughts on the late Freddie Blassie
– Harley’s heavy foot on the gas petal and the CA traffic slowing him down
– Getting into the booking side of the business working with the Funk’s again
– Mike DiBiase dying in Harley’s arms
– Helping break Ted DiBiase Sr. and Jr. into the business
– Race takes us through his mind the day he won the NWA World Championship for the first time
– How being champion helped his home territory
– Race talks about buying into the Kansas City territory
– Was Race getting the NWA Championship for the first time politics?
– How did someone become NWA World Champion?
– Race talks about moving onto Atlanta as booker in the middle of a promotional war
– Talk of Jim Barnett’s importance in the NWA and with TBS
– Moving on to work and book the Florida territory
– Thoughts on Eddie Graham’s philosophy on elaborate finishes
– Memories of defeating Terry Funk in Toronto to become NWA World Champion for the second time
– Race talks about the insane schedule he worked as champion
– Challenges travel created for family life
– Wrestling a robot dressed as a Star Wars character in Mexico
– Atmosphere for the NWA vs WWWF title-for-title matches with Bob Backlund and “Superstar” Billy Graham
– Comparing the NWA Champions of the era to the WWWF’s
– Physical toll an hour broadway takes
– Thoughts on Dusty Rhodes
– Could Dusty have been as hot as Hulk Hogan if he worked out of NY at the time?
– Dropping the title to Giant Baba without getting the NWA’s permission
– Talk of Vince McMahon’s expansion
– Could other NWA promoters the same age with the same hunger as Vince have been as successful?
– The Race-Ric Flair angle leading up to Starrcade 1983
– Talk of Vince McMahon flying Race to NY days before Starrcade to get him to jump to the WWF without dropping the title at Starrcade
– Looking back at it, if he could do it again, would Race take the money?
– How did McMahon react to Race’s decision?
– Was it ironic that a month later Verne Gagne was doing something similar by offering The Iron Sheik a large amount of money to break Hulk Hogan’s leg and take the WWF Championship to the AWA?
– Talk of Hogan’s lie that Race set the WWF ring on fire at a house show in Kansas City when he was still in the AWA
– Did Hogan fear Race?
– What made Race move on to work for the WWF?
– Cena’s thoughts on seeing Race on WWF TV for the first time
– Talk of Race’s verbal agreement with Vince upon going to WWF
– Discussion of Jerry Lawler getting upset about Harley Race becoming “King”
– Thoughts on Bobby Heenan as manager
– Comparing the WWF and NWA travel schedules
– Thoughts on steroids
– Memories of his feud with Junkyard Dog
– Memories of working WrestleMania III
– Talk of the build-up of WMIII
– Discussion of Harley being the first person to slam Andre the Giant, not Hulk Hogan
– What was Andre The Giant like outside the ring?
– Locker room reaction to the Iron Sheik & Jim Duggan getting busted for drugs in May 1987
– Was self-medication needed with the constant travel and physical abuse?
– Memories of Race-Jim Duggan feud
– Thoughts of his championship feud with Hulk Hogan
– Memories of working The Ultimate Warrior
– The severe injury he sustained during the table spot when working Hogan on Saturday Night’s Main Event
– Why he felt he was done after the following surgery
– Was it difficult to watch what was happening on TV while he was out injured?
– Passing the crown to longtime friend Haku at Royal Rumble 1989
– Was it difficult to leave WWF after being offered an agent and booking position?
– Was it difficult to go to WCW being a manager?
– Memories of Cactus Jack-Vader feud
– What led Harley to leave WCW in 1995?
– Thoughts on Eric Bischoff
– How could Harley Race in his prime contributed to the Monday Night Wars?
– Thoughts on the Von Erich family tragedy
– Were you ever worried about working in Puerto Rico after Bruiser Brody was murdered?
– Thoughts on Bruiser Brody
– How would Harley Race have reacted to being screwed over like Bret Hart was in Montreal?
– Thoughts on the night Owen Hart passed away in Kansas City, and being ring announcer for the Bret vs Chris Benoit match on Nitro later in 1999
– If you were promoter, would you have continued the event after Owen passed?
– Thoughts on TNA
– Thoughts on getting the call to become a part of the 2004 WWE Hall of Fame
– Thoughts on the angle where Randy Orton spit in his face on Raw
– Memories of the Iron Sheik
– Thoughts on the Benoit murder/suicide
– How would Harley Race like to be remembered by the fans and fellow wrestlers
– And more!
– BONUS: Harley Race in Las Vegas at the 2006 Cauliflower Alley Club reunion
HARLEY RACE NIGHT RECAP
The legendary Harley Race joined us for a two hour studio shoot interview DVD taping Sunday, August 9th – check out the recap on-line now and get the DVD with awesome autographed DVD and autographed photo bundles!
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MWF ROAD TO THE GOLD 2009
Saturday, November 14th, 2009 – Memorial Hall – Melrose, MA
Live Wrestling – Autographs – Live Wrestling – Raffles & more!
– MWF Championship Steel Cage Match: “Slyck” Wagner Brown (c) -vs- “Black Machismo” Jay Lethal
– The Iron Sheik Confronts “MWF Stalker” Dylan Kage In-Ring
– TNA Knockout Awesome Kong Returns
– John Cena Sr.’s Fabulous Women of Wrestling & more!
TNA KNOCKOUT AWESOME KONG RETURNS
President Cena has come to terms for the return of TNA Knockout Awesome Kong November 14th, who will take on the debuting Nikki Valentine in Cena’s “Fabulous Women of Wrestling” division. For a statement from Mr. Cena, visit:
THE IRON SHEIK CONFRONTS “MWF STALKER” IN-RING
Four months after a near deadly car crash, The Iron Sheik returns to Boston to confront the man responsible for it all – the “MWF Stalker” Dylan Kage! Revenge doesn’t even begin to describe this one:
Check out Dan Mirade’s new, behind the scenes live event BLOG for a regularly updated behind the scenes look at the making of this huge event November 14th!
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THE MADNESS BEHIND THE MANIA: Iron Sheik Studio Shoot Interview III DVD
The Wildest Sheik Shoot EVER. . .Bigger. . .Better. . .Badder!
Autographs — Posed Studio Photos — Live Studio Shoot Interview DVD Taping
– Special FREE Raffle to Win Lunch with The Iron Sheik Before the Taping!
Sunday, November 15th, 2009 – 360 Main St. – Melrose, MA – 6PM
with hosts Dan Mirade, John Cena Sr. and wrestling historian The Jackal
Stimulate This! Package reg. $100 – only $24.99 – limited to 40 fans!
Memberships are on-sale now for a once-in-a-lifetime private, intimate meet and greet with the legendary Iron Sheik! This isn’t an “in and out” autograph signing, you’ll be a part of the Sheik’s taping and interact with him before and after. Ask anyone that’s attended a prior taping – you won’t want to miss it!! We do not suggest this particular DVD taping for women or children as we expect the Sheik to use strong language and use adult language.
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CENA SR. TAKES OUT THE LEADER OF THE UPRISING!
Check mate! President John Cena Sr. has apparently found a legal loophole to rid the MWF of the Uprising’s ruthless sponsor John Bradshaw Layfield. . .at least for now!
MWF NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS 2009
“Slyck” Wagner Brown New Champion! Scott Reed Robbed! Cena’s FWW Debuts & more results:
Dan Mirade takes a look behind the scenes leading up to the event and the big one itself!
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2 NEW HUGE MWF TV’S ON-LINE NOW!
Check out two brand new MWF television programs on-line and on-demand now! On the June MWF ULTRA, John Bradshaw Layfield is back as his LayfieldEnergy.com company sponsors NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS June 28th! What are his plans for “Slyck” Wagner Brown? What is the Vyper Fight League all about? What can be found on CustomMuscle.com? What is his announcement for NOC June 28th?? Check out ULTRA and find out! On the June MWF Xtra: The John Cena Sr. Show, President Cena discusses all the huge news leading into NOC in Melrose, including Todd Hanson’s disabling injury, the debut of his Fabulous Women of Wrestling division, an interview with WWE Hall of Famer “Superstar” Billy Graham & more! Free, available from any computer in the world!
JBL SHOOT INTERVIEW PART 2 ON MWF TV ONLINE!
Both parts of JBL’s 50+ minute sit down shoot interview with Dan Mirade is now available on-line free of charge 24/7 from any computer in the world! JBL discusses his new Layfield Energy drink company, his early days in the wrestling business, a look at each WrestleMania he was a part of and much more! Look for part 2 coming soon. Check out hours of MWF television on-line now, where the superstars and legends of yesterday, today and tomorrow come together, including JBL, The Iron Sheik, “Black Machismo” Jay Lethal, “Cowboy” Bob Orton, Abyss, Homicide, Chris Sabin and more!
— MWF TV: http://www.BostonWrestling.com/mwfnewsline20050618-may2005ultra.html
— Get 6 Bottles FREE: http://www.LayfieldEnergy.com
MERMAID GIRL & FAMILY MAKE IT TO WWE BACKLASH!
In a touching story, Shiloh Pepin (aka Mermaid Girl) and her parents Elmer & Leslie were able to attend the WWE Backlash PPV this past Sunday due to $1,100 raised recently and WWE donating the tickets. Check out a great real-life story!
PHOTOS & WILD VIDEO OF SUPERSTAR & SHEIK IN VEGAS
The 44th annual Cauliflower Alley Club reunion was filled with memories, history and extended family. You can now check out a growing collection of exclusive photos from the reunion, along with a written review and a wild video preview of what’s to come this spring with “Superstar” Billy Graham and The Iron Sheik taking over Sin City!
CAC Video & Recap: http://www.BostonWrestling.com/mwfnewsline20090417-cacrecap.html
CAC Photos: http://www.BostonWrestling.com/mwfnewsline20090424-cacphotos.html
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IN THE NEWS:
JBL SHOOT INTERVIEW ON MWF TV ONLINE!
The first part of JBL’s sit down shoot interview with Dan Mirade is now available on-line free of charge 24/7 from any computer in the world! JBL discusses his new Layfield Energy drink company, his early days in the wrestling business, a look at each WrestleMania he was a part of and much more! Look for part 2 coming soon. Check out hours of MWF television on-line now, where the superstars and legends of yesterday, today and tomorrow come together, including JBL, The Iron Sheik, “Black Machismo” Jay Lethal, “Cowboy” Bob Orton, Abyss, Homicide, Chris Sabin and more!
MWF TV: http://www.BostonWrestling.com/mwfnewsline20050618-may2005ultra.html
JBL BUYS THE UPRISING & PLOTS TAKE OVER!
Christmas weekend, WWE superstar John Bradshaw Layfield joined President Cena & Dan Mirade live from a WWE Raw event at Madison Square Garden in an interview that turned hostile in a hurry, as Layfield announced that he had purchased the contractual rights to The Uprising faction after a business deal with himself and Cena Sr. went bad at Survivor Series. JBL has also purchased a huge amount of advertising time from the MWF, and you can now get six FREE bottles of his Layfield Energy drink now!
— Free Layfield Energy: http://www.BostonWrestling.com/mwfnewsline20090105-layfieldenergy.html
— JBL at MWF Board Meeting: http://www.BostonWrestling.com/mwfnewsline20090302-blacksunday.html
— JBL & Co. Injure Cena Sr. Video: http://www.BostonWrestling.com/mwfnewsline20090302-cenajbl.html
— Mirade Looks at Layfield Energy: http://www.BostonWrestling.com/mwfnewsline20090311-miradedrink.html
— Cena Responds to JBL: http://www.FabulousProductions.com/fabulous-test.html
DYLAN KAGE & PAUL BEARER BEHIND MWF STALKER PLOT
After years of violent attacks, former MWF Heavyweight Champion “Sudden Impact” Dylan Kage and his manager the legendary Paul Bearer revealed that they were the brains behind at least ten incidents since 2005. Here Kage explain it himself:
— Kage Reveals He’s The Stalker: http://www.BostonWrestling.com/mwfnewsline20081201-dylan.html
— Kage Behind Iron Sheik Car Crash: http://www.BostonWrestling.com/mwfnewsline20081229-dylanexplosion.html
— Churchill Family Secret: http://www.BostonWrestling.com/mwfnewsline20090105-stalkerchurchill.html
— Valentine’s Shocker: http://www.BostonWrestling.com/mwfnewsline20090215-dylanhollywood.html
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