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Derek Sabato 8/21/2012: Well, whattaya know? Another great talent now gone from CHIKARA. Unlike some others, that were denied opportunity, that were held back, that were treated unfairly, that had to conform, this one was dispatched in the most disgusting of ways. Another disgusting action from Mike Quackenbush.

You finally got to live one of your dreams didn't you? You used the four different Quackendrivers on 17. Right in a row. I guess you were so excited about hitting the first one you forgot to pin 17 and just went for another. You forgot to pin 17 after the second one...and after the third one...and after the fourth one, too. It must have slipped your mind to just cover his shoulders, end the match and collect your point toward a title shot. Because a man of your respectability would never mean to hurt somebody like that, right Mike?

Wait...you have before. Twice, in fact. This is not the first time you've deliberately injured 17. This man wasn't your student. Shane Storm was. Remember your match against Shane Storm in Philadelphia? I know you do. He traded a little piece of information for a win. It turned his career around. Ended his losing streak. Put him on an upward career trajectory. He showed initiative. And what did you do? You cast him out. You attacked him. The man you accrued three points with you then treated like a turncoat. Beating him into submission wasn't enough for you. You locked on your CHIKARA Special and even after the bell had rung, you twisted it tighter and tighter because you wanted to send a message. You know why I remember this? I was the referee of that match.

When you failed to heed my warnings and kept the hold on, I had no choice but to reverse the decision. Storm was a young man with a promising career. You taught him how to wrestle. You coached him to the Young Lions Cup. You stood beside him as the inaugural King of Trios. And look how you treated him.

Now, you've broken bones and torn ligaments and left a man hobbled in the process. I remember a Mike Quackenbush that stood for something. He was a little preachy and a little self-righteous. A man that you could count on to do certain things in a certain way. That adhered to his own code. But the dark side of CHIKARA that GEKIDO sought to expose... you exposed it for them, Mike. There is a different Mike Quackenbush that is not what he claims to be. He doesn't appear very often, but you'll know him by the look in his eyes.

Mike, during all our contentious moments as the BDK took CHIKARA to new heights, I never saw that look. You were in control. You weren't some raging lunatic. As calculating as you are, there were rules you played by and you believed in that. Then at "Chikarasaurus Rex" I saw those eyes again. The look on your face as you twisted Shane Storm into submission was the same face I saw as you snapped 17's fingers. After that Event Center of a few weeks back...I can guess what the look in your eyes was like in Indianapolis as you went about your dirty work. 17 will probably never wrestle again. It's like the inmates are running the asylum.

Wink Vavasseur, you seem to be the cause of a lot of the same chaos you claim to combat. I know I'm not the only one that feels that way. I see the tweets. I read the forum. People are already looking for an alternative to your way of doing things. I should probably brush up on my politics - when are elections for Director of Fun held again?


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Derek Sabato

9-14-2012
by Mike Quackenbush

9-13-2012
by Tim Donst

9-12-2012
by Gran Akuma

9-11-2012
by combatANT

9-10-2012
by Veronica

8-31-2012
by Jigsaw

8-29-2012
by Delirious

8-22-2012
by Wink Vavasseur

8-21-2012
by Derek Sabato

8-16-2012
by Scott Parker

8-14-2012
by Jakob Hammermeier

8-8-2012
by Mike Quackenbush

8-6-2012
by 17

7-31-2012
by Green Ant

7-26-2012
by Jakob Hammermeier

7-23-2012
by Icarus

7-18-2012
by Wink Vavasseur

7-13-2012
by Leonard F. Chikarason

7-11-2012
by Green Ant

7-9-2012
by Sugar Dunkerton

7-6-2012
by Wink Vavasseur

6-29-2012
by Ophidian

6-27-2012
by Sara Del Rey

6-25-2012
by Mark Angelosetti

6-22-2012
by Delirious

6-20-2012
by Sugar Dunkerton

6-13-2012
by Derek Sabato

6-6-2012
by Wink Vavasseur

6-1-2012
by Delirious

5-31-2012
by Green Ant

5-30-2012
by combatANT

5-29-2012
by Gran Akuma

5-28-2012
by Jakob Hammermeier

5-25-2012
by Veronica

5-23-2012
by 17

5-21-2012
by Chuck Taylor

5-18-2012
by Jigsaw

5-16-2012
by deviANT

5-14-2012
by UltraMantis Black

5-11-2012
by Tim Donst

5-10-2012
by Wink Vavasseur

5-9-2012
by The Shard

5-8-2012
by Saturyne

5-7-2012
by Ophidian

5-4-2012
by Mike Quackenbush

5-2-2012
by assailANT

4-30-2012
by Derek Sabato

4-27-2012
by Delirious

4-24-2012
by Ophidian

4-20-2012
by Delirious

4-16-2012
by Derek Sabato

4-13-2012
by Delirious

4-5-2012
by Archibald Peck

4-4-2012
by UltraMantis Black

4-3-2012
by Wink Vavasseur

3-30-2012
by Gran Akuma

3-23-2012
by Shane Matthews

3-21-2012
by Jakob Hammermeier

3-19-2012
by Derek Sabato

3-15-2012
by Ophidian

3-12-2012
by Scott Parker

3-8-2012
by Icarus

2-27-2012
by Wink Vavasseur

2-24-2012
by UltraMantis Black

2-23-2012
by Derek Sabato

2-22-2012
by Jigsaw

2-20-2012
by Ophidian

2-16-2012
by Shane Matthews

2-15-2012
by Eddie Kingston

2-14-2012
by Mark Angelosetti

2-13-2012
by Johnny Gargano

2-10-2012
by Wink Vavasseur

2-7-2012
by Sara Del Rey

2-3-2012
by Sugar Dunkerton

2-1-2012
by Wink Vavasseur

1-31-2012
by Icarus

1-27-2012
by Ophidian

1-26-2012
by Archibald Peck

1-24-2012
by Scott Parker

1-20-2012
by Jigsaw

1-13-2012
by UltraMantis Black

1-6-2012
by Green Ant

12-30-2011
by Tim Donst

12-23-2011
by Veronica

12-16-2011
by Icarus

12-9-2011
by Ophidian

12-1-2011
by Brodie Lee

11-30-2011
by Archibald Peck

11-29-2011
by Tim Donst

11-28-2011
by Portia Perez

11-24-2011
by Greg Iron

11-18-2011
by Johnny Gargano

11-12-2011
by Bryce Remsburg

11-11-2011
by UltraMantis Black

11-10-2011
by Tursas

11-9-2011
by Jakob Hammermeier

11-8-2011
by Sara Del Rey

11-7-2011
by Icarus

11-6-2011
by Jigsaw

11-5-2011
by Tim Donst

11-4-2011
by Green Ant

11-3-2011
by Ophidian

11-2-2011
by Archibald Peck

11-1-2011
by Ares

10-31-2011
by Greg Iron

10-28-2011
by Nick Jackson

10-27-2011
by Scott Parker

10-26-2011
by Tursas

10-25-2011
by UltraMantis Black

10-24-2011
by Jigsaw

10-21-2011
by Sara Del Rey

10-20-2011
by Ares

10-18-2011
by Tursas

10-17-2011
by Ophidian

10-12-2011
by Jakob Hammermeier

10-6-2011
by Tursas

10-5-2011
by Icarus

10-4-2011
by Wink Vavasseur

10-3-2011
by Chuck Taylor

10-1-2011
by Ares

9-29-2011
by Ares

9-27-2011
by Greg Iron

9-22-2011
by Kana

9-20-2011
by Madison Eagles

9-16-2011
by Sugar Dunkerton

9-15-2011
by Archibald Peck

9-14-2011
by Tim Donst

9-13-2011
by Johnny Gargano

9-12-2011
by JT Dunn

9-8-2011
by UltraMantis Black

9-6-2011
by Greg Iron

8-31-2011
by Icarus

8-29-2011
by Sinn Bodhi

8-24-2011
by Ares

8-23-2011
by Greg Iron

8-22-2011
by Chase Owens

8-18-2011
by Robbie Eagles

8-17-2011
by Archibald Peck

8-16-2011
by Marshe Rockett

8-15-2011
by Mark Andrews

8-12-2011
by Sara Del Rey

8-10-2011
by Sean South

8-8-2011
by Wink Vavasseur

8-3-2011
by Mike Quackenbush

7-29-2011
by Tursas

7-28-2011
by Shane Matthews

7-27-2011
by Johnny Kidd

7-26-2011
by Tim Donst

7-25-2011
by Ophidian

7-22-2011
by Archibald Peck

7-21-2011
by Portia Perez

7-19-2011
by Ares

7-14-2011
by Daizee Haze

7-12-2011
by Icarus

7-8-2011
by Tursas

7-6-2011
by Claudio Castagnoli

7-4-2011
by Madison Eagles

6-30-2011
by Tursas

6-28-2011
by Green Ant

6-23-2011
by Vin Gerard

6-22-2011
by Dasher Hatfield

6-21-2011
by Sara Del Rey

6-20-2011
by Sugar Dunkerton

6-18-2011
by Wink Vavasseur

6-16-2011
by Jigsaw

6-13-2011
by Eddie Kingston

6-9-2011
by Tim Donst

6-7-2011
by Marshe Rockett

6-3-2011
by Tursas

5-30-2011
by Gregory Iron

5-24-2011
by Jakob Hammermeier

5-20-2011
by Archibald Peck

5-19-2011
by Claudio Castagnoli

5-18-2011
by Scott Parker

5-17-2011
by Green Ant

5-16-2011
by Wink Vavasseur

5-12-2011
by Jakob Hammermeier

5-11-2011
by STIGMA

5-10-2011
by Shane Matthews

5-9-2011
by Ares

4-29-2011
by Vin Gerard

4-21-2011
by Wink Vavasseur

4-14-2011
by Scott Parker

4-13-2011
by Ares

4-12-2011
by Wink Vavasseur

4-11-2011
by UltraMantis Black

4-8-2011
by Steve "Turtle" Weiner

4-7-2011
by Icarus

4-5-2011
by Madison Eagles

4-1-2011
by Jakob Hammermeier

3-29-2011
by Claudio Castagnoli

3-25-2011
by Sara Del Rey

3-23-2011
by Tim Donst

3-18-2011
by Vin Gerard

3-16-2011
by Ophidian

3-11-2011
by Sugar Dunkerton

3-10-2011
by Shane Matthews

3-9-2011
by Tim Donst

3-7-2011
by Scott Parker

3-4-2011
by Wink Vavasseur

3-2-2011
by Hieracon

2-23-2011
by Brodie Lee

2-17-2011
by Tim Donst

2-16-2011
by Green Ant

2-15-2011
by UltraMantis Black

2-14-2011
by Johnny Gargano

2-11-2011
by Vin Gerard

2-3-2011
by Wink Vavasseur

2-1-2011
by Sinn Bodhi

1-28-2011
by Greg Iron

1-20-2011
by Lince Dorado

1-19-2011
by Mike Quackenbush

1-18-2011
by Claudio Castagnoli

1-13-2011
by Dasher Hatfield

1-11-2011
by Sinn Bodhi

1-5-2011
by Jigsaw

12-31-2010
by Acid Jaz

12-29-2010
by Larry Sweeney

12-23-2010
by Claudio Castagnoli

12-21-2010
by Leonard F. Chikarason

12-16-2010
by Marshe Rockett

12-14-2010
by UltraMantis Black

12-10-2010
by Mike Quackenbush

12-9-2010
by Sara Del Rey

12-8-2010
by Dieter VonSteigerwalt

12-7-2010
by UltraMantis Black

12-6-2010
by Grizzly Redwood

12-4-2010
by Dasher Hatfield

12-2-2010
by Tim Donst
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