By Mick Foley
In Foley Is Good, Mick Foley -- former Commissioner of the area Wrestling Federation, aka Cactus Jack, Dude Love, and Mankind -- alternatives up correct the place his destroy no 1 New York Times bestseller Have a pleasant Day! left off, giving readers an within examine the behind-the-scenes motion within the Federation. With overall honesty and riotous humor, Mick Foley shines a focus into many of the hidden corners of the area Wrestling Federation. From the continued controversy surrounding "backyard wrestling" to the true tale in the back of his now-infamous "I surrender" fit with The Rock, Foley covers the entire bases during this hysterically humorous roller-coaster experience of a memoir.
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Quite, those men might hold a staff of therapists rolling in cash for years. there's Rabbit, an anal-retentive rodent who as soon as stored negative Pooh caught midway in his rabbit gap for 4 days simply because he used to be too rattling egocentric and anxious approximately his spotless domestic to dig him out. Then, there is Owl, a stuffy highbrow prick with a significant superiority complicated. Piglet, a paranoid hypochondriac. Tigger, a hyperactive narcissist with a speech obstacle. And Eeyore, a textbook instance of melancholy, with a potential contact of homosexuality. Oh, come on, do not act so surprised—look at how he places his tail on. the man will get nailed within the butt in each episode. (Just Kidding. ) conversing of which, Christopher Robin consistently did seem to be jogging a bit gentle in these "socks pulled as much as his kneecap" loafers, did not he? Which brings us to Pooh, the negative man. i do not fault him for his foodstuff obsession simply because i will be able to relate, yet finally this time you will imagine he may have positioned a few pants on him. I even have to believe that deep down he needs to harbor a few resentment towards his mom and dad for naming him after a bit of shit. eventually, there is Roo, Kanga's boisterous little boy. i admire that man, he is cute. i am not kidding in regards to the Pooh blouse, although. I wore it on each mainstream exhibit that i used to be interviewed for. try out the A&E Biography on me— you higher think i used to be carrying that undesirable boy. understand that, Deborah Roberts used to be no fit for the Foley/Pooh tandem. She requested the questions very properly, and that i think I dealt with them rather well. issues have been going very well—I even informed an Al Snow funny story that elicited a real chuckle from Ms. Roberts, even though it by no means made the exhibit. Then got here the phrases that I have been dreading: "We'd such as you to examine a videotape and get your reviews. " "Sure," I acknowledged, as cheerily as i'll, whereas bracing myself for the worst. The tape rolled, and ... it wasn't undesirable in any respect. apart from a child being hit with a fluorescent lightbulb, the stuff was once downright tame. only a bunch of children leaping round, losing elbows and legs on one another. really, it was once too tame. i would noticeable what those lunatics do to one another, and if ABC was once truly doing a narrative at the fairly imprecise cult of yard wrestling (although i am convinced the insurance they gave to it ensured its growth), i used to be definite they'd noticeable it too. whilst the minute or so was once comprehensive, Ms. Roberts spoke back. "So, Mr. Foley, having noticeable that photos, what do you're thinking that? " I sensed a catch. It was once nearly as though i used to be Spider-Man with love handles, and my Spidey senses have been tingling. I appeared to my left and observed that the area Wrestling Federation had its personal digicam team filming the whole interview in order to not have one among its men misquoted. nonetheless, I knew that information magazines had an inclination to seek down sound bites that will "fit" into the tale they deliberate, so i presumed approximately my phrases and spoke them intentionally. "I've noticeable little ones do issues much worse than that," i started. "And i've got a sense that you will convey me a tape of that next...