WWE Hall of Fame: The Celebrity Wing
Doesn’t it always seem that Professional Wrestling seeks the approval from the mainstream media? For years, the pseudo sport has always used celebrities from other sports and forms of entertainment. Some have been successful, some not so much, but the goal of every “stunt casting” was always to broaden their appeal and attract a new audience. The WWE Hall of Fame created a celebrity wing to honor such individuals; again with the hope of attracting attention. Currently, the “wing” only houses Baseball legend Pete Rose, and one year phenom, William “The Refrigerator” Perry. We at NIHOF aren’t exactly thrilled with idea of a celebrity wing, but since it exists, we feel that we have come up with a list of five potential inductees for the celebrity wing of the WWE Hall of Fame.
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210. Dutch Mantel
Dutch Mantel was a major star in the southern promotions throughout the 70’s and 80’s. He wasn’t a tall or well built wrestler, but he had the art of wrestling psychology down and could always deliver a good match. Mantel’s greatest gift to wrestling was what he did outside of the ring utilizing his mind as a booker (he has…Comments (1)