Smackdown, Swagger, Goldberg, Abyss, Angle Jan 06 - 10:27 pm EST
Daily Rapp Up by Bryan Rapp
The RAW crew was in Jackson, MS today, and tomorrow they're in Tyler, TX. The Smackdown crew is in Montgomery, AL tomorrow night. The presale code for the RAW house show in Ottawa, ON is MANIA. WWE released line-ups for their tour of Abu Dhabi next month.
Chelsea Handler responded to Beth Phoenix's invitation to RAW, but declined it. Corpus Christi, TX's Caller interviewed Jack Swagger about Monday's RAW, Texas, his plans for the year and more. The Tampa Bay Times profiled Titus O'Neil and his transition from football to professional wrestling. WWE is selling new anti-John Cena merchandise.
Chris Jericho teased talking about his WWE return on tomorrow's Rock of Jericho satellite radio show. Dusty Rhodes and Honky Tonk Man say they're not involved in WWE Network's Legends House reality series. Bill Goldberg tweeted that he'd be willing to wrestle Brock Lesnar again in a WWE return match for both.
TNA was in Westbury, NY today. Impact scored a 1.1 rating. TNA announced they'll tape Impact in London, England during their tour later this month. Abyss took part in a conference call on Wednesday discussing his character, Monster's Ball, TNA in India and more. The New York Post interviewed Kurt Angle about the 2012 Olympics, his frustration with WWE, Vince McMahon and more. Kurt Angle appeared on FOX and Friends this morning discussing the 2012 Olympics and TNA's house show tonight.
Ring of Honor will hold their next TV taping tomorrow in Baltimore, MD. James Guttman interviewed Shane Helms about the Hurricane character, ECW, Three Count and more. The Nasty Boys will sign autographs in Webster, NY on Sunday at the CollectorFest Monthly event. Dark Journey recorded a promo video for WrestleReunion later this month in Los Angeles, CA. Kevin Nash posted an additional response to Warrior since he hasn't heard back from him, but Warrior's representatives say he's working on a video response.
The Rock is in negotiations to co-star in film Empire State with Liam Hemsworth. E! Online covered Stacy Keibler walking George Clooney's dog near Los Angeles, CA. Denver, CO's FOX 31 reviewed Scorpion King 3 which includes Batista. Floyd Mayweather Jr. was scheduled to start his 90 day jail sentence today as part of his domestic violence case plea agreement, but had it postponed until June so he could take part in a May boxing match.
That's it for today. Thanks for reading.
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