There has been an uproar in Connecticut about voters being turned away from polling places for wearing WWE (formerly WWF) shirts.

Linda McMahon, former WWE CEO and wife of Vince McMahon, is currently running for a Connecticut Senate seat. Laws prohibit electioneering in many jurisdictions, and some local authorities included a WWE shirt in their definition. However, a judge just ruled that voters may wear their wrestling flair.

Read about the history of professional wrestling in the United States here.

My favorite movie with a professional wrestler–Rowdy Roddy Piper–here.