In 1972, the literary theorist Roland Barthes wrote an essay in which he called wrestling "the pure gesture which separates good from evil" and discussed the concept of "the perfect bastard". How much of that holds true today?
Dru Onyx runs the Torture Chamber Pro Wrestling Dojo in Montreal. He's worked with WWE stars Kevin Owens and Finn Balor to normal people with office jobs and pro wrestling aspirations. We went to Dru's gym to find out what it's all about.
After 2017's Royal Rumble, John Cena is now 16-time world champion, equaling Ric Flair's record—which is all but unthinkable for anyone who ever watched Flair. So it's worth considering the two men and the record.