Re: Tombstones and tumbleweeds

Gregory Alan Bolcer (
Thu, 27 May 1999 15:21:55 -0700

Rumors today (started by myself) suggest they faked his death
and he's coming back as a surprise ratings gag battle royale.


"John M. Klassa" wrote:
> Um, I'm sorry, but having some equipment screw up and drop a guy 50 feet
> onto his head does *not* make wrestling any less fake. Sure, you have
> to be athletic to withstand the kind of falling around that goes on in
> the ring... I'm not saying that wrestlers aren't capable athletes.
> However, to say that the sport where people routinely stand absolutely
> still while the other guy gets a particular hold going, is real, is a
> joke.
> Please.
> --
> John Klassa / Alcatel USA / Raleigh, NC, USA
> Nobody designs a natural language by themselves, unless their name
> happens to be Tolkien.
> -- Larry Wall (