Carefully chosen personae engaged in professionally scripted and choreographed confrontations.

Kayfabe Politics Over at the Edge, Eric Weinstein writes: we may fairly ask what rigorous system would be capable of tying together an altered reality of layered falsehoods in which absolutely nothing can be assumed to be as it appears. Such a system, in continuous development for more than a century, is known to exist and now supports an intricate multi-billion dollar business empire of pure hokum. It is known to wrestling's insiders as "Kayfabe". Because profes … Read More

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