In the Black

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    Twenty Nine Questions

    By Michael – Louis Ingram Associate Editor PHILADELPHIA (BASN – STR/ITR): It goes without saying that February is the red – headed stepchild of all the months of the year. Not...

  • An Interview with Slyk Wagner Brown

    NEW JERSEY — Now that I have a little time to get back on the wrestling scene a bit, I thought that I would dip back into time, and catch up...

  • Beltran Dealt; Devil Ray Dozen

    Ken Griffey Jr. NEW JERSEY— It’s time for another baseball chat, only this time, it’s a mid-season roundtable to discuss the teams that are in mid-season form, whether it be good...

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    ‘In The Black’ Spotlight: Jonathan Coachman

    NEW YORK — In the madcap world that is World Wrestling Entertainment, African-Americans have had a slight rise to prominence since the inception of guys like Bearcat Wright, Thunderbolt Patterson, Bobo...

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    Chris Benoit: Lived And Died By The Sword

    SHAWNEE, Pa. — As I sit here on vacation in the Pocono Mountains, I have a week to reflect back on the shocking events of Monday, June 25th. That was the...

  • In The Black

    Orlando Jordan NEW JERSEY—For a long time in professional wrestling, African-Americans have been used as stepping stones for other wrestlers that promoters wanted to push towards the top. While that has...

  • ‘In The Black’ Wrestling Reviews 2004

    Booker T NEW JERSEY.—Well, another year is in the books, and it’s about that time to look back at some of the accomplishments of our African-American superstars of the squared circlein...

  • Return of the Big Man

    Viscera NEW JERSEY— I know that in this crazy world of pro wrestling, anything can – and usually does happen. However, there are still a few things that you simply can’t...

  • A Few Changes In The Biz

    Orlando Jordan NEW JERSEY— In the crazy and unpredictable world of professional wrestling, there are two things that can be certain. One is that Vince McMahon reigns supreme over any promotion...

  • Is the WWE Going ‘Long’?

    Theodore Long NEW JERSEY— In one of the more historic nights for African-Americans in pro wrestling, we have a new man running things, and an officially new champion amongst the ranks....

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