– The New York Daily News has a prominent feature in today’s paper comparing the US Government shutdown to WWE, specifically, last night’s Battleground pay-per-view. The article includes photos of WWE superstars with politicians faces photoshopped onto the wrestlers’ bodies.
– Injured WWE superstar Sheamus appeared at the the USA Network’s “Characters Unite #uniteLIVE Concert to Rock Out Bullying” event over the weekend. He will be out of action until early 2014.
– WWE is cutting back on the number of Blu-Ray releases. Several upcoming WWE projects, including Survivor Series and the RAW 20th Anniversary Box Set were originally scheduled to be released on both DVD & Blu-Ray but will now be DVD-only.