Jacobs, WWE Superstar Kane, Wins Mayoral Race

first_imgGlenn Jacobs (Kane) has won the election for Mayor of Knox County Tennessee. Jacobs was running as a republican and had more than two-thirds of the votes late last night.Jacobs isn’t the first WWE superstar to run or be elected to office. Jesse “The Body” Ventura was the elected Governor of Minnesota back in 1999 to 2003. Jerry “The King” Lawler ran for mayor in Memphis. Rhyno ran for state legislature in Flint Michigan. Bob Baklund ran for congress out of Connecticut back in 2000. Booker T had announced that he was running for mayor of in Houston Texas. Over the past year rumors have been going around that The Rock Dwayne Johnson could start a campaign for President of the United States in 2020. Lets not forget that Celebrity wing WWE Hall of Famer Donald Trump is also the current POTUS. Please follow and like us:last_img read more

Carles Puyol turns down chance to be Roberto Mancini’s assistant at Inter

first_imgCarles Puyol has rejected an offer from the new Inter Milan manager, Roberto Mancini, to become his assistant at the Seria A club, according to ‘La Gazzetta dello Sport’. 21/11/2014 Upd. at 19:57 Carlos Dominguez CET Firstly, the former Barcelona defender has still not taken all his coaching badges; he has no experience as a manager – despite being an expert leader on the pitch – and that would also be a handicap, he felt. Mancini called Puyol personally – despite not knowing him – on Monday with the object of explaining his proposal. It seems that Puyol did take a couple of days to think about the offer, although he eventually decided not to take it up for a few different reasons. But also, among other reasons, because of his strong ties with Barcelona. He has only just began his new job working alongside Andoni Zubizarreta.last_img read more