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This week, With Leather's search for the most ridiculous, hilarious, and amazing promo photos from the world of professional wrestling ventures into the previously untapped category of "candid 8 x 10s.
It's been a long journey, but we're finally here.
Unlike the Kitana-costume-donning AJ Lee, whose <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/04/aj-lee-waxes-on-her-10-favorite-video-games-also-cm-punk-thinks-hes-solid-snake#page/1" target="_blank">10 most beloved video games were featured on Monday</a>, Kofi Kingston hasn't made any big shout-outs to gaming culture on WWE programming.
The NCAA Final Four AND WrestleMania 29 happen this weekend, so it's only appropriate that the With Leather Bad Wrestling Theme Lyrics March And April Madness Tournament enters its own homestretch.
Here's some tragic news I never expected to have to report: Reid Flair, the 24-year old son of legendary wrestling champion "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair, has passed away at the age of 24.
The first ever With Leather Bad Wrestling Theme Lyrics March Madness Tournament is almost over, which is.
On Tuesday, With Leather launched <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/03/the-with-leather-bad-wrestling-theme-lyrics-march-madness-tournament-round-1-vote-now" target="_blank">round one of the Bad Wrestling Theme Lyrics March Madness Tournament</a>, a not-really-seeded contest of bad writing and poor song planning.
On Tuesday, With Leather launched <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/03/the-with-leather-bad-wrestling-theme-lyrics-march-madness-tournament-round-1-vote-now" target="_blank">round one of the Bad Wrestling Theme Lyrics March Madness Tournament</a>, a 32-song showdown featuring some of the worst songwriting imaginable and brackets that don't really make sense because the songs aren't really seeded.
There it is.
While details of NBA legend Dennis Rodman’s recent trip to North Korea are mostly unknown and limited to quotes like “Kim Jong Un is just a kid” and “He’s a good guy” and “Please don’t hate me”, it seems that the 5-time NBA Champion still wants to put big ol' media jerks like George Snuffleupagus in their places.
On Monday, we shared with you the best (Cactus Jack) and very, very worst (Hail) of <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/01/the-best-and-very-very-worst-of-vintage-wcw-promo-photos-part-1#page/1" target="_blank">World Championship Wrestling's 8x10 promo photos from the 1990s</a>.
Update: <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/01/the-best-and-very-very-worst-of-vintage-wcw-promo-photos-part-2#page/1" target="_blank">Part 2 is now up. Check it out!</a> Back in September, we shared <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/08/a-golden-treasury-of-cheesy-late-80searly-90s-wwf-promo-photos" target="_blank">A Golden Treasury Of Cheesy Late-80s/Early-90s WWF Promo Photos</a>, a collection of the best photos from pro wrestler 8x10s.
Last night, while <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/12/not-cool-dwyane-wade-not-cool-at-all">Dwyane Wade was kicking Ramon Sessions in the balls on purpose</a> and then acting all offended that someone could even insinuate that he’d ever commit a dirty foul, LeBron James was distracted by the Charlotte Bobcats’ No.
If you haven't seen it by now, WWE.
<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/11/tank_abbott_bar_brawler.jpg"></a>If I told you that former UFC fighter Tank Abbott had taken a break from <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2011/11/historys-most-depressing-video-of-two-fat-guys-fighting-to-the-death" target="_blank">fighting to the death at cookouts</a> to write a trilogy of old-adult novels about a legendary bar brawler who totally never fought someone at a cookout and is instead a college student and also a WANDERING VIGILANTE who hates "posers" and "bullies," what would you say.
<a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/10/chris-benoit-groupon/christopher-benoit-groupon" rel="attachment wp-att-96172"></a>If you don't watch professional wrestling, there isn't a lot wrestling fans can teach you.
Yesterday, while discussing Shaquille O’Neal’s <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/10/shaquille-oneal-dwight-howard-feud">foray into the comedy biz with The Comedy Shaq Network</a>, I included a video of a recent sketch that Shaq taped with comedian Godfrey and sex tape superstar Hulk Hogan.
<a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/10/wrestlers-breathing-video-reddit/ric_flair" rel="attachment wp-att-94979"></a>By way of <a href="http://www.reddit.com/" target="_blank">reddit</a> comes the kind of video only The Internet (capital letters) could produce.