Ultimate Warrior passes, world loses close-minded person

James Hellwig, the Ultimate Warrior

James Hellwig, aka the Ultimate Warrior, passed away Tuesday, and while expressing joy for the passing of a human being is something I frown upon, Hellwig’s death does have a karmic ending. When the Britsh bulldog Davy Boy Smith passed away, Helliwg took to his blog to….you guessed it…express joy at the passing of a fellow human being.

Hellwig was a huge star with the World Wrestling Federation in the late 1980’s and early 90’s. Save for Hulk Hogan, Andre the Giant, and Ric Flair, Ultimate Warrior was the star of the ring for Vince McMahon’s brand. For my brief affair with the WWF, he was one of the characters I enjoyed watching. [Read more…]