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JTG (real name Jayson Paul), one half of the former WWE tag team Cryme Tyme, talks about representations of race in wrestling, glass ceilings, Hulk Hogan and lots more.

 

Notes and references

  • The World According to Wrestling jargon buster is here.
  • JTG’s book Damn! Why did I write this book?! can be purchased here.
  • JTG’s previous comments about racism in wrestling can be seen on wrestlingnews.co here.
  • Stephanie McMahon’s comments on gay characters were reported by The Daily Beast here.
  • The Daily Show‘s piece on wrestling having a more articulate debate on immigration than US congress can be seen here.
  • Mae Young actually did give birth to a hand in one of wrestling’s more embarrassing storylines. It can be seen here.