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Share your stories: The History of WWE.com celebrates 8 years with exclusive prize pack
For 8 years, The History of WWE.com (http://www.thehistoryofwwe.com) has kept the memories alive for both new and longtime wrestling fans alike. Some have used it to recall the first shows they went to as kids. Others, to settle bets over what really happened so many years ago. And there are those who have cited it as a resource for their own work documenting the wrestling industry.
As February 2010 marks the 8th anniversary of The History of WWE, we’re celebrating and we want you to be part of it!
Much of the website’s success is thanks to the fans that have helped make it the most accurate and complete collection of ring results in existance. So now we’re putting the spotlight on you as a way to say thanks.
We want to hear your personal stories. You can go any direction and be as long or short as you want. The only criteria is that they be your own personal experiences.
Examples of what subjects you could write about: Have you had a life-changing experience because of being a fan? How has The History of WWE.com benefitted you? Why are you a wrestling fan? What’s your best memory of being a fan? Did meeting a wrestler leave a lasting impression? Did you break into the business? What’s your favorite piece of memorabilia?
E-mail your stories – along with your name and where you’re from – to email@example.com. From now until the end of the month, we will compile your entries and post them to the site. At the end of the month, the entry that stands out the most will win an exclusive prize package courtesy of The History of WWE.com.
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About The History of WWE
The History of WWE.com (http://www.thehistoryofwwe.com) was created in February 2002 with the intent of documenting in detail all the in-ring action of the WWE dating back to its inception in 1963. Over the years, the website has grown to include WCW and ECW results, thousands of newspaper clippings and promotional advertisements, match listings for WWE home videos and DVD releases, a thriving message board, title histories, audio interviews, columns, and reviews. As of July 2009, the site has expanded to also feature Jim Crockett Promotions results dating back to 1983.
The website has attracted praise from wrestling journalists (“An amazing and excellent resource that I use almost daily to double check facts.” – Mike Johnson, PWInsider.com), book authors (“Invaluable” – Michael Krugman, Andre the Giant: A Legendary Life), and wrestlers themselves (“We love your site.” – Jimmy “Boogie Woogie Man” Valiant).
Editor, The History of WWE
http://www.TheHistoryofWWE.com – The premiere ring results site on the net, spanning WWE, WCW, ECW, and Jim Crockett Promotions. Also includes thousands of promotional clippings, video and DVD match listings, weekly podcasts, and more!
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http://www.shelbystar.com – The newspaper of Cleveland County, NC.