- After spending approximately $100 million on two failed US Senate campaigns, Connecticut's Courant.com reports that Linda McMahon is still a key benefactor to the state Republican party and serves as trusted adviser to its chairman, Jerry Labriola Jr.
"She's had every reason, after the outcome of her two races, to disappear, but she's done just the opposite,'' Labriola told the Courant. "She's been active and helpful and I know she's dedicated to our party making a strong comeback in Connecticut."
- WWE is advertising Paul Heyman for a rare house show appearance on August 25th at The Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho, New Mexico.
- The UK's Sky TV is currently listing WWE's October pay-per-view as "Battleground." Previously, the event had been known as "Over The Limit." WWE has yet to acknowledge the change. The show takes place on Sunday, October 6th from Buffalo, NY.