The Rise of the Dragon: An Altered History of the World Wrestling Federation

Yep, "Nonstop Wrestling Action" is indeed a nod to TNA's initials! Also, a small spoiler: the company won't just keep the NWA initials, they'll also keep the linear NWA Championship as a top title...

Turner indeed still has the money to throw around, but time will tell if he offers big money to big wrestling names ITTL...
Amazing and how that way keep prestigue in the respected title too.

Let's wait and see, just better word the contracts too
Not sure if anyone else noticed this, but I’m assuming this means she doesn’t die in 2003 from acute toxicity.
Yeah, I didn't pick up on that at first--maybe she avoids her relationship with Lex Luger (while I think she already had problems with addiction, her relationship with him didn't help at all) or doesn't do it at all...
Can you figure out any of the “missing hits”?
Missing Hits (OTL 1987 Year-End Chart position in parentheses):
  • “Looking for a New Love” by Jody Watley (#16)
  • “At This Moment” by Billy Vera and the Beaters (#20)
  • “I Want Your Sex” by George Michael (#24)
  • “(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life” by Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes (#27)
  • “I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)” by Aretha Franklin and George Michael (#35)
  • “Control” by Janet Jackson (#36)
  • “Jacob’s Ladder” by Huey Lewis and the News (#41)
  • “Hip to be Square by Huey Lewis and the News (#49) - see post #96
Songs that charted in a different year IOTL (OTL chart year in parentheses):
  • “When I Think of You” by Janet Jackson (1986)

Interesting fact: “Bad” by Michael Jackson actually does better ITTL (#47) than IOTL (#59)!