Is The Shield working directly for CM Punk? As Dean Ambrose said… “Nope!” They exist to ensure there is justice in the WWE, and they came through again on Monday, seemingly against a false RawActive fan poll. In addition, Ryback is confirmed to get yet another match against CM Punk at TLC, and we were treated to plenty of good in ring wrestling action this week!

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Featuring: Joshua Schlag (@thesteelcage / @schlizzag), ‘The Beast from the Middle East’ Darrell Johnson (@zazzumplop), Sprung (@jasprung), and Jared ‘The Jew’ (@SuperJew75)

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It was a Very European Uppercut.
It was a Very European Uppercut.

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Joshua Schlag

For most of the last 30+ years of my life, I've been watching WWE. As a kid, Monday Night Raw hooked me from the start. From Bret Hart and Razor Ramon, to Stone Cold Steve Austin and The Rock, to CM Punk and Daniel Bryan.. I've witnessed the ups and downs and I'm proud to have enjoyed pro wrestling through the years.

Though I now watch in a much different fashion than I did when I was a kid (finding out Vince McMahon was the owner and Jack Tunney no more than a figurehead was like finding out Santa Claus did not exist), I feel like I have a much greater appreciation for the hard work pro wrestlers do and the things they sacrifice to entertain us.

It's still real to me, dammit!