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Dennis Earl
Dennis Earl is a Canadian writer who established his eclectic blog, The Writings Of Dennis Earl, in February 2006. From 2007 to 2008, he was a guest contributor to Fading To Black, a blog dedicated to documenting the commercial decline of the news media. He's also been published several times in his local newspaper, The Hamilton Spectator. An honors graduate of the TV Broadcasting program at Mohawk College, he currently resides in Hamilton, Ontario.

Entries by Dennis Earl

21 Things You Probably Don't Know About 'Hell in a Cell'

(0) Comments | Posted October 16, 2014 | 11:06 AM

1. The very first 'Hell in a Cell' match, which featured Shawn Michaels against The Undertaker at In Your House: Badd Blood in October 1997, is best known for the debut of Kane, The Dead Man's brother. What has been forgotten is that it was a number one contender's match...

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Rob Ford Threw a Political Hail Mary that Doug Can't Catch

(34) Comments | Posted September 13, 2014 | 11:40 PM

Sometimes it's the little details that reveal so much, especially when they're captured on television.

Former Toronto Councillor Doug Ford made an important appearance at City Hall Friday afternoon. He was there to officially enter the race for Mayor. Why? Because his embattled brother Rob, the current Mayor, suffered a...

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Some SummerSlam Trivia

(0) Comments | Posted August 18, 2014 | 5:21 PM

1. Hulk Hogan has never defended the WWF Championship at SummerSlam. The two occasions he was champion during the event (1989 & 1991), he wrestled in tag team matches. He's also undefeated. He's won all six of his encounters. Also unbeaten is Ric Flair (he's 2-0) and the short-lived Finnish...

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A Former Obama Aide's Revealing 'Rolling Stone' Article

(115) Comments | Posted August 9, 2014 | 2:02 PM

Reid Cherlin used to work for the Obama administration. After the election of the new president in 2008, he worked in the Press Secretary's Office as one of its spokespeople. He left the gig a couple of years later.

In a new piece for Rolling Stone magazine, he...

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Six acteurs qui ont su profiter de leur seconde chance

(0) Comments | Posted July 13, 2014 | 1:39 AM

Des réponses négatives par dizaines, une compétition féroce, aucune garantie de réussite, pas de sécurité de l'emploi... Pour un acteur, les chances de percer à Hollywood sont incroyablement minces. Cela ne dissuade pourtant pas les ambitieux, ceux qui y croient vraiment et pensent que tout baigne pour eux. On finira...

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6 Actors Who Made the Most of Their Second Chances

(3) Comments | Posted July 7, 2014 | 7:13 PM

Constant rejection. Fierce competition. No guarantee of a major breakthrough or -- employment.

The odds of becoming a successful actor in Hollywood are incredibly slim. And yet, that never deters the ambitious many, the true believers who feel they have nothing to worry about. They will be discovered and they...

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9 Public Figures Who Were Wrongly Maligned for Opposing the Iraq War

(49) Comments | Posted July 2, 2014 | 1:12 PM

In the face of such mass hostility, in a suffocating political climate where honorable dissent was neither welcome nor considered patriotic, it took a brave, principled human being, particularly one in a position of prominence, to publicly challenge the increasingly arrogant status quo.

When the George W. Bush administration commenced...

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