About: Art0Donnell

Art has been writing inductions for WrestleCrap since 2012. He also writes reviews of old Monday Night Raws, posted here every other Sunday. You can find his old reviews at the "How Much Does This Guy Weigh?" blog. Follow him on Twitter @Art0Donnell. Email at: art@wrestlecrap.com

Recent Posts by Art0Donnell

Induction: Exploding Barbed Wire Death Match – You Got the Dud!

0 Submitted by on Thu, 01 December 2022, 21:03
AEW, 2021 When Kenny Omega cheated Jon Moxley out of his AEW World Title, it was only a matter of time before Mox would get his rematch. But how could Mox and Omega top their 2019 Lights Out match, whose senseless barbarity and danger Dave Meltzer unequivocally condemned in his 4.5-star review?  With bombs, that’s how! Given the choice of Continue Reading...
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Art’s Raw Review #213 – June 9th, 1997

0 Submitted by on Sun, 27 November 2022, 12:00
The most enthusiastic group of fans known to man are here on Raw, says Vince McMahon, and they’ve brought their signs and grandmothers. In a rarity for these past few months, the show starts off with a wrestling match, in this case pitting LOD & Ahmed Johnson against Faarooq, Crush, and Savio Vega. The latter two fail to give the Continue Reading...
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Induction: PPV Product Placement – A Slice of PureLife

12 Submitted by on Thu, 17 November 2022, 20:33
WWE, 2021 The ubiquity of advertising is a fact of life in America, and wrestling provides no sanctuary. And while you’d expect commercials during a broadcast TV show like Smackdown on FOX, you’d think that some shows — ones you plunk down money to see — would be ad-free. Not so! In fact, WWE has long made a practice of jamming Continue Reading...
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Art’s Raw Review #212 – June 2nd, 1997

2 Submitted by on Sun, 13 November 2022, 12:00
Cinematic stock music plays over the recap of Austin and Michaels winning the tag team titles, after which Stone Cold left his partner “for dead” to attack Bret Hart. Plus, The Undertaker reluctantly joined forces with Paul Bearer. Shazam (which I am using for the first time ever) identifies the song as a piece called, “Cold Sweat”. After the Raw Continue Reading...
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Induction: Apartment Wrestling – Our most alabaster induction ever!

19 Submitted by on Thu, 03 November 2022, 20:01
Magazine feature, 1970s-1980s Shortly after Sports Review Wrestling’s debut publication in 1972, the magazine began covering not just the professional wrestling, but a different sort of wrestling altogether. This women-only genre was “an athletic event — the newest and most popular sporting craze in America — known simply as Apartment Wrestling.” And by the end of the decade it had become “the Continue Reading...
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