Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Your Midweek Links: Chikara and Love

Let the Thunder Frog and Chikara into your heart, America
Photo Credit: TH
It's hump day, so here are some links to get you through the rest of the week:

Wrestling Links:

- How I set to write a review to a Chikara show and wrote an invitation instead [With Leather]

- The Soap Box: Advice from a wrestler to fans [Ring Belles]

- In This Very Ring: Ladies' Night [Deadshirt]

- I will never take a bump in any sided wrestling ring [Wrestling Is Fun]

- The Best and Worst of RAW: We Lie, We Cheat, We Feels [With Leather]

- The Mandible Claw Podcast Episode 22B: Brandon and Danielle's Excellent International Adventure Part 2 [the Mandible Claw]

- WWE legend Ricky Steamboat once lost his pet iguana in the Philadelphia Spectrum [The 700 Level]

- TNA Impact Results and Review (June 19) [Voices of Wrestling]

- The Best and Worst of Impact Wrestling: Right in the Dreamers [With Leather]

Non-Wrestling Links:

- You shouldn't bite people [SB Nation]

- Mario Balotelli leaps over a guy, knees him in the head in the process [Screamer]

- Watch Jon Stewart mock Texas Republicans' attempt to cure gayness [UPROXX]

- Every FCC viewer complaint about Michael Sam kissing his boyfriend [Deadspin]

- The quintessential Washington Redskins trademark explainer [Sports on Earth]

- A lunchpail odyssey: PFT Commenter's evening with Terry Bradshaw [SB Nation]

- Casting the roles of a college football lifetime [Every Day Should Be Saturday]

- Rejected Princesses: the weird tales Disney will never do [Observation Deck]

- Should all women become lesbians? [Gawker]

- A handy guide to keeping sexism out of women's tennis coverage [Sports on Earth]

- For your cringing pleasure, Texts from Straight White Boys [Jezebel]

- Mormon church excommunicates woman fighting for female priesthood [Gawker]

- Is staying thin hard? It doesn't matter [Powder Room]

- LeBron James is perfect, whether you love him or hate him [Hardwood Paroxysm]

- Which teams should really consider signing LeBron James? [Deadspin]

- Johnny Manziel drafted by the Harlem Globetrotters [Good Bull Hunting]

- Ten Star Wars characters who won't be in the new Star Wars [Gamma Squad]

- Unfairly slimed? It's time to forgive Ghostbusters 2 [The Concourse]

- 31 science fiction terms and where they came from [io9]

- The ten best American Dad! episodes (of the Fox era) [Warming Glow]

- Science may know what's wrong with Hodor [Kotaku]

- This Week in F**k You: Sprint [Kissing Suzy Kolber]

- Alternate Monopoly cards [Screenburn]

- Cookin' ATVS Style: My First Attempt at Ribs [And the Valley Shook]

- Taco Bell Quesarito: A fast food love affair gone awry [The Concourse]

- Dude in a suit of Mentos getting dropped into a vat of Diet Coke [Warming Glow]

- Ten moves you should never teach your Pokemon [Kotaku]