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‘WWE Legends’ House’ Season 1, Episode 4 recap: Viva Las Vegas

There were no saints during this week’s "WWE Legends’ House" as the boys headed to Sin City. But they were in town to provide entertainment, not enjoy it. The Legends would participate in a Chippendales Male Revue, but not before a rigorous waxing and tanning session!

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The Fink Factor: May 8, 2014

With “The Fink Factor,” I will strive to expound on a few items from each week’s episode of “WWE Legends’ House,” and also drop a couple of choice tidbits here and there from my overall experience.

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‘WWE Legends’ House’ Season 1, Episode 3 recap: Striking Out

Competition and conflict reached new heights on the latest episode of "WWE Legends House." First, the Legends hit the lanes and faced off against local female bowlers, "The Desert Queens." Later, the Legends were given the task of creating bizarre commercials to promote local businesses.

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The Fink Factor: May 1, 2014

With “The Fink Factor,” I will strive to expound on a few items from each week’s episode of “WWE Legends’ House,” and also drop a couple of choice tidbits here and there from my overall experience.

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The Fink Factor: April 17, 2014

Can't get enough of ""Legends' House"? Get the inside scoop from one of its occupants, as WWE Hall of Famer Howard Finkel offers some choice tidbits on his experiences during this week's show.

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'WWE Legends House' holds 'Open House' at WrestleMania Axxess

Stars of the new WWE Network reality series "WWE Legends House" will meet the WWE Universe in New Orleans, signing autographs at the "Legends House Open House" experience at WrestleMania Axxess April 3-6. Visitors to the "Open House" will also get a keepsake digital photo of their meeting with the WWE Hall of Famers.

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Cousin Luke passes away

Cousin Luke, who rocketed to sports-entertainment fame in the mid-1980s alongside Hillbilly Jim and Uncle Elmer, died on September 29, 2013, after valiantly battling several illnesses over the past few years.

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Immortal animation: The true story behind 'Hulk Hogan's Rock 'n' Wrestling'

During the mid-1980s, the top WWE Superstars became a Saturday morning cartoon show. How did it happen? WWEClassics.com spoke to the individuals responsible to discover the unbelievable true story behind "Hulk Hogan's Rock 'n' Wrestling."

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Where Are They Now? Hillbilly Jim

When WWE.com interviewed Hillbilly Jim by phone in late November, the WWE legend wasn't sipping from a jar of moonshine whiskey or plucking on a banjo. Instead, he was preparing for his upcoming lecture to students at Western Kentucky University.

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Where Are They Now? Hillbilly Jim: Part 2

By 1990, Hillbilly Jim had slowed in the ring, but his mind was as sharp as ever. Knowing he had a limitless supply of natural charims to offer, the former Superstar contacted colleagues from WWEs former home video distributor, Coliseum, and offered up his talents in a unique way.

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