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Real or not, it's time to get pumped for the WWE Live Holiday Tour

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(Credit: WWE Superstar John Cena (Getty))

Finding the truth in professional wrestling is like trying to find, if you'll excuse the cliché, a needle in a haystack.

"It's impossible," says author David Shoemaker, who offers a high-brow examination of the popular sports entertainment in his new book "The Squared Circle: Life, Death, and Professional Wrestling."

"The wrestlers and promoters themselves spend...

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Movie review: 'American Hustle,' 2 stars

From left: Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jeremy Renner,

(Credit: From left: Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jeremy Renner, Christian Bale and Jennifer Lawrence)

American Hustle Directed by David O. Russell Starring Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence Rated R

My goodness, a lot happens during "American Hustle," David O. Russell's live-wire late '70s/early '80s- style show loosely based on the FBI Abscam operation.

The camera dances and darts, pushes in and pulls away, as stars Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley...

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New York critics name 'American Hustle' best film of the year

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(Credit: Bradley Cooper and Christian Bale in "American Hustle.")

The New York Film Critics Circle named "American Hustle," a film about 1970s con artists forced to work with the FBI, as best film of 2013 on Tuesday and gave its top acting prizes to Robert Redford and Cate Blanchett in the first major movie honors in the run-up to the Oscars.

British director Steve McQueen won the best director prize for "12 Years a Slave," the historical...

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