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Sierra Maestra

March 4, 2017

The bus met us outside Camagüey’s food market and off we went towards the eastern mountains. We stopped briefly in Las Tunas for lunch and then continued through the landscape of sugar cane and cattle farms towards Bayamo. 856 more words

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Ruthless Aggression #15. No Way Out (February 18, 2007) Part 6

Previously on On the Card: Kennedy and Bobby have a shite match.

Then The Miz’s music hits and Mike Mizanin rolls out, swaggers right on over to a stage by the entrance, calls the audience misfits and says that tonight is the first ever Divas invitational. 2,010 more words

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DICTATORS AND KINGS

February 16th in history:

On February 16th, 1959, Fidel Castro officially became the premier of Cuba. Many people mark January 1st of 1959 instead as the date Castro took power, because that was the day former dictator Fulgencia Batista was forced out of office. 66 more words

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David Otunga Says Batista Warned Him About Hollywood’s Anti-Wrestler Bias

David Otunga, husband of Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Hudson, special guest star on CBS’ Criminal Minds, and arguably 12th-most important WWE announcer, is trying to get more and more into acting these days, but he has already faced a steep uphill climb trying to cross over. 310 more words

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Before I visited Cuba I had of course heard of Che Guevara. Now I feel I know him.

Che was born in Rosario in 1928, Argentinian but part Irish through his paternal grandparents. 768 more words

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From the Vault: 2010 WWE Elimination Chamber PPV Review

Part of the reason I started this blog was to have a place to put my archives. So, with WWE presenting the Elimination Chamber PPV in ten days I figured it was a good time to post my first column “from the vault” which is my review of the first WWE Elimination Chamber PPV from 2010. 1,950 more words

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Viewing Wrestling Through an Analytical Eye #4

Hello everyone, and welcome back once again to another edition of “Viewing Wrestling”.  Now, I know that this is a very long series to get through, these Royal Rumble looks.   1,049 more words

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