#1 By: Mark Frauenfelder, July 2nd, 2013 20:36
[Video Link] Filmmaker Kevin Gordon says: The wrestler Blue Demon Jr. carries the mantle of the legendary luchador Blue Demon (who he says is his adoptive father). He sees his role as part of a larger mission to speak up for Mexican immigrants. Blue Demon Jr.’s feud with Oliver John [who plays the anti-immigrant leader… READ THE REST
#2 By: Kimmoth, July 3rd, 2013 06:14
I guess it makes a nice change to have a higher purpose for all that silliness : p
#3 By: L8_, July 3rd, 2013 10:23
For context: Blue Demon Jr.' father fighted against mummies, infernal brains, Dr. Frankenstein and "Satanic Power" (sic) in his 60's and 70's movies:
Alejandro Muñoz Moreno (April 24, 1922 – December 16, 2000), better known as Blue Demon (Demonio Azul in Spanish), was a Mexican luchador Enmascarado (Masked professional wrestler) who was widely considered to be one of the greatest Mexican wrestlers of his time. He was affectionately referred to as "Blue" and was known for his signature blue wrestling mask. Alejandro Muñoz Moreno was born April 24, 1922 in Rinconada, Nuevo León Mexico. He was the child of farmers and was the fifth of twelve chi...
#4 By: Neil Mcconnell, July 3rd, 2013 12:42
The WWE apparently has some kind of immigration plotline going too. John Oliver & Mick Foley did a bit about it on the daily show
#5 By: Mark Frauenfelder, July 7th, 2013 20:36
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