Press

Select press clippings about the book and the authors

“Trump Breaks Kayfabe” by Chris Kelly for Slate, July 7, 2017

“A TrumpMania Dog Whistle” by Brandon Wetherbeee for U.S. News, July 3, 2017

“Cory Booker’s Bear Hug” by Brandon Wetherbee for Roll Call, February 3, 2017

“Heel in Chief” by Chris Kelly and Brandon Wetherbee for Slate, December 9, 2016

“What Donald Trump learned about politics from pro wrestling” by Chris Kelly for The Washington Post, November 11, 2016

Brandon Wetherbee interviewed on Patti Vasquez Show on WGN Radio, November 7, 2016

“How Trump Turned Presidential Politics Into Pro Wrestling” Pyragraph, October 19, 2016

“Trump in the Ring” FamousDC, October 7, 2016

“Fake Sports, Real Politics: A New Book Explains Trump Via Wrestling” DCist, October 6, 2016

Going Out Guide book party recommendation, Washington Post, October 6, 2016

“Stone Cold Stunner” Congressional Quarterly, September 26, 2016

“There Are No Gaffes in Pro Wrestling: How the WWE Prepped Trump for 2016” for Morning Consult, September 26, 2016

Brandon Wetherbee interviewed on Patti Vasquez Show on WGN Radio (minute 49), September 21, 2016