Tomohiro Ishii entering to "Where Is My Mind?" on AEW Dynamite

It's been a good week for NJPW's Tomohiro Ishii. Since arriving in the U.S. with Okada, the Stone Pitbull has gotten In-N-Out, won the NEVER Openweight Championship, and debuted on AEW Dynamite as the tag partner of his new stablemate, Orange Cassidy. Ishii and Orange vs. The Butcher and The Blade was an entertaining match for all the reasons anyone familiar with this group would expect, but there was also an early, less anticipated highlight: Ishii entering to Cassidy's theme song, "Where Is My Mind?" by the Pixies. In case you missed it, behold: https://twitter.com/AEW/status/1461146162543607823 To commemorate this historic moment in wrestling history, here's a microreview.


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Casual Wrestling Fans Are the Myth We Can’t Stop Talking About

On Wednesday, All Elite Wrestling announced a collaborative supershow with New Japan Pro Wrestling, Forbidden Door. Immediately, this poured gasoline on one of this era of wrestling’s favorite topics, whether or not AEW is alienating the Casual Wrestling Fan. Why? When I watch wrestling, I don’t concern myself with what…

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The AEW Debut of Hook: A Review

Hook, the chip eating, ringside vulturing, dragon sleeper utilizing son of Taz, the head honcho of the eponymous Team Taz, debuted tonight on AEW Rampage against Fuego del Sol. The build to Hook’s debut, and the attention paid to it, was one of the strangest developments in professional wrestling this…