Umaga To Switch Brands, Hillbilly Jim, DiBiase, Ashley

Ryan Clark


During Friday’s WWE shareholders meeting, a person asked Vince McMahon if Umaga was in line for a “big push.” McMahon replied, “In all likelihood, Umaga will switch brands shortly, and do as well as he possibly can.” You can watch a video of the shareholders meeting at http://vmsvideo.wwe.com/corpbiz/200805/shareholders2008.wmv.

SLAM! Wrestling has a lengthy story on the career of 80s WWE wrestler Hillbilly Jim.

Ted DiBiase’s autobiography Ted DiBiase: The Million Dollar Man is available for pre-order on WWEShop.com. The book will come in paperback and be released on June 10. The site has already marked down the price of the book, as it’s going for just over $10 instead of $16.

Phanatic Magazine has an article summarizing Rolling Stone’s story on WWE Diva Ashley Massaro being linked to a Los Angeles-based escort service. The article notes that the FBI has e-mail exchanges between Massaro and the escort service on arranging meetings with clients.

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