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Jimmy Superfly Snuka diagnosed with stomach cancer

There is bad news to share about another wrestling icon. The same day Rowdy Roddy Piper was found dead, Jimmy Superfly Snuka was released after undergoing surgery for stomach cancer. Snuka’s wife, Carole, joined Bill Apter for a video interview published on YouTube Sunday. In the interview, Carole read a statement of support to Piper...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Raising Hell in Heaven: A Tribute to ‘Rowdy’ Roddy Piper

A wrestling community still reeling from the passing of the “American Dream” Dusty Rhodes was dealt another crushing blow this weekend; the shocking death of “Rowdy” Roddy Piper. In the 24 hours that followed the announcement of his passing, the Internet positively blew up with comments from fans, friends and colleagues of the Hot Rod, all paying tribute to one of the industry’s...
Via Fight Booth
August 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Rowdy Roddy Piper Passes -- Where Is The Justice?

Yes, AlwaysPiper was an iconic pro wrestler, dead of a heart attack at age 61 today.I came to wrestling in my childhood, mostly because no one else in my family liked it at all. I'm the youngest of three, with siblings that are 6 and 7 years older than me, and from age 5 on, we were a single parent household.So I spent most of my formative years alone or trying to be alone, because...
Via Five Tool Tool
August 01, 2015  |  Discuss

WWE Icon Rowdy Roddy Piper Passes Away at 61

Pro wrestling has lost another legend, arguably the greatest heel of all-time. WWE Hall of Fame wrestler Rowdy Roddy Piper passed away in his sleep due to cardiac arrest at the age of 61 leaving behind a wife, four children, one grandchild and one hell of a legacy. Piper was one of my all-time favorites and probably the first heel I ever cheered for as a kid watching WWF shows...
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

'Rowdy' Roddy Piper dead at 61

“Rowdy” Roddy Piper died in his sleep at his home on Friday at the age of 61, according to a report. The wrestling icon was found dead at his Hollywood home, TMZ says. “I am devastated at this news. Rod was a good friend as well as a client and one of the most generous,...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Roddy Piper on Hulk Hogan: ‘Everybody needs to get a life’

Hulk Hogan has been in media headlines for less than a day, and Rowdy Roddy Piper is already sick of all the talk regarding his colleague. Piper joined “The Rich Eisen Show” Friday and was asked about his thoughts on the controversy surrounding Hogan. “My point is that, boy, you guys are sensitive. Hang on....Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Rowdy Roddy Piper Shows What’s Under His Kilt In New Ad

Chicago, IL – This might be the most bizarre thing you see all day. First of all, who had any idea Rowdy Roddy Piper was that old. I mean, he’s every bit of 60 plus another 20 years of wrinkles… the life of a professional wrestler. In his most recent commercial ad, Piper pulls out bananas, toilet paper and a cell phone from under his kilt to communicate with a talking cash...
Via Sports Mockery
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Review: An Evening with Rowdy Roddy Piper – Birmingham UK

Last night Hall Of Famer Rowdy Roddy Piper completed his final 17 date tour of the UK and Ireland, promoted by Eros Comedy. I had the privileged of being in attendance at the Glee Club in Birmingham England. Roddy Piper is a true icon of the wrestling industry, one of the few wrestlers who should have won the world title but never did. Piper is known for his outspoken mind. I had...
Via Wrestling News Depot
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: An Audience With Rowdy Roddy Piper UK Tour In July

UK-based Eros Comedy have released details about WWE Hall Of Famer Rowdy Roddy Piper’s tour of the UK. Roddy is the most recent superstar to follow the routes of Chris Jericho, William Regal and Mick Foley into audience evenings. Knowing what the Hot Rod is like, if you are in the UK this is a show not to be missed! No doubt Piper will discuss his wrestling career, his feud with...
Via Wrestling News Depot
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Roddy Piper vs. Hulk Hogan? … It’s 2014 Right?

OLD SCHOOL, NEWS - I’m probably dating myself by posting this story but I couldn’t help but chuckle when I saw it. According to reports, Rowdy Roddy Piper is attempting to initiate talks that would have him squaring off against Hulk Hogan at Wrestlemania 30. Wait, what year is this? I can’t believe Wrestlemania is now 30. I remember the very first one. I also remember the very...
Via BadCulture
January 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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