Sullivan Possibly In, Ferrara Definitely Out

This makes as much sense as anything TNA has ever done.

According to Figure Four Weekly:

Former WCW star “Taskmaster” Kevin Sullivan reportedly met recently with TNA President Dixie Carter about joining the company’s creative team. During that meeting, Sullivan presented an angle that involves a year-long main event storyline that would require them signing a top star who the company would likely have difficulty getting.

We can also confirm that TNA did, in fact, quietly part ways with writer Ed Ferrara a few weeks ago. Ferrara left a teaching position and was brought into the company several months ago around the time that Jim Cornette not-so-quietly parted ways with them, in large part due to that hiring. Of course, Ferrara also served as Vince Russo’s right-hand man for the World Wrestling Federation during the Attitude Era.

This raises several questions, all of which aren’t worth the effort, but some of which I will list here because it looks better if I post some text of my own instead of just posting the story and leaving it at that. How long do you have to go without calling yourself something before everyone else stops calling you that thing? How long will it be before Sullivan falls asleep during a booking meeting? Was it really worth turfing Cornette when the dude you’re bouncing him for is only going to last a few months and make no positive contribution whatsoever?

And, to channel my inner Morrissey, what difference does it make? – Dusty

6 Responses to “Sullivan Possibly In, Ferrara Definitely Out”

  1. Fanatic 2010-07-11 at 3:36 pm #

    Bringing in Sullivan makes total sense. AByss reminds me of Shark and I’m sure Kamala and Butcher are available for bookings. (And Nash did reference them on Impact Thursday night)

  2. Newbobdole 2010-07-11 at 4:53 pm #


  3. stuntgranny 2010-07-11 at 5:20 pm #

    But I’m still fond of her, ahhh ha…

  4. Fanatic 2010-07-11 at 8:13 pm #

    We gotta start puttin’ heat on the heel bruddah.

  5. stuntgranny 2010-07-12 at 1:16 am #

    Dixie would go out tonight, but she hasn’t got a stitch to wear…

  6. Fanatic 2010-07-12 at 3:24 pm #

    “I lost my wife Nancy to that Benoit guy in a feud, maybe we could do that with Kurt and Jeff. Oh you’ve already done that…I’ll get back to ya bruddah.”

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