Friday, March 1, 2013

Press Release: Tara Opens Wrestling-Themed Pizzeria In Chicago


A new pizzeria is taking shape in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago and the owner is professional wrestler Lisa Marie Varon. The Squared Circle, which is a term often used by wrestling promoters to refer to the ring, is located at 2418 North Ashland and will feature house-ground burgers, brick oven style pizzas and a full bar.

Formerly Leon’s Ribs, The Squared Circle will accommodate approximately 48 patrons in addition to 15 seats in the bar area. Autographed wrestling memorabilia will adorn the walls and TVs will showcase live sports including wrestling PPVs.

Varon’s husband, Lee, will head up the kitchen which will include a custom-built brick oven. "I could not be more excited about returning to Chicago, and about bringing my concept to one of the greatest food cities in the world," explains Varon.

Varon is currently on board with TNA’s Impact Wrestling as "Tara" where she is one of their biggest stars and can be seen every Thursday night at Spike TV.

On Thursday, March 14th at 7:00 pm she will join wrestlers Hulk Hogan, "The Icon" Sting, Bully Ray, Austin Aries, Velvet Sky and many more to perform at Impact Wrestling at The Sears Centre. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster.

The Squared Circle will be open for business beginning Thursday, March 14th.
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WWEDVD Mr. Socko FREE when you pre-order Mick Foley‏ DVD

WWE DVD are delighted to announce that the first 300 fans to pre-order Mick Foley’s new DVD or Blu-ray from will receive a FREE Mr. Socko glove puppet!

Just click to pre-order FOR ALL MANKIND: THE LIFE & CAREER OF MICK FOLEY which will be released on Monday 22nd April and is timed to coincide with Mick’s ‘Tales From Wrestling Past UK Tour’ which begins in Edinburgh on Wednesday 24th April and runs for 18 dates until Sunday 12th May.

Mr. Socko is strictly limited to 300 and is only available while stocks last!!"
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Audio: Running The Ropes 2/28/13 Archived

The day is here! Glenn Beck is now in the crosshairs (again) for the soapbox as well as Uncle Zeb’s views on immigration, the reasoning behind Bully Ray’s #1 contendership, and so much more! Also, Brian introduces more interns as they go over the Glenn Beck situation as well as a discussion on the Aces and Eights! All this and so much more on Running The Ropes, the official podcast of the Unchained Wrestling Network and a part of the SNS Radio Network and KJCC Real Campus Radio!
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Competition: Win Copy Of Bound For Glory 2012 Signed By RockStar Spud!

On October 12th, TNA presented Bound For Glory live from Phoenix, Arizona. I was lucky enough to attend the whole weekend of activities with my TNA travel package and to say the least right now, I will never forget that weekend. We were greeted on the Friday afternoon by Tara, So Cal Val, Kaz,Daniels and RVD for a special "VIP party" and it was a really cool to be able to chat with these people that I've spent the last 10-15 years watching on TV. This little party was a small taste for the following day when we would get to meet the whole roster.

10am on the following day, a couple hundred TNA Wrestling fans were given a once in a life time experience as they got to get pictures and autographs with every single TNA wrestler ranging from James Storm to Miss Tessmacher.  The wrestlers looked to be enjoying th