Rey Mysterio Update, SDvR Note, WWE Takes a Shot, More

– The December 2008 issue of WWE Magazine features Rey Mysterio on the cover and comes with a full size poster of Mysterio. Inside, there is an in-depth interview with Mysterio who confirms that he returned to WWE back in July and left again because he was not ready to return from his torn right biceps injury.

– WWE took a shot at the December to Dismember pay-per-view in the December issue of WWE Magazine as on their monthly calendar in the December 3rd slot it reads: “2 Years Ago Today WWE’s first and only December to Dismember pay-per-view airs, leaving us with one of the all-time best PPV, um posters.” For those that do not remember, it was the night after December to Dismember on December 4, 2006 that Vince McMahon removed Paul Heyman from his creative position with the ECW brand. Heyman has since disputed what happened saying that his ideas were overruled by McMahon.

– Chuck Palumbo is highlighted in the December issue of WWE Magazine with a two page write-up on his CP Kustoms motorcycle business where he builds bikes for customers. The magazine notes that Batista, Rey Mysterio, and Chavo Guerrero have all bought motorcycles from Palumbo.

– The promotional material for the upcoming SmackDown vs. RAW 2009 video game features Shawn Michaels, Triple H, Batista, Rey Mysterio, Matt Hardy, and Jeff Hardy.

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