— The 8/1 TNA iMPACT! Wrestling drew 1.25 million viewers. This number is down from last week’s show that drew 1.31 million viewers. The final rating will be out shortly.
UPDATE: The Thursday, August 1st edition of TNA iMPACT! Wrestling on Spike TV scored a final cable rating of 1.03 (1.0) cable rating, down from last week’s 1.05 (1.1), according to Nielsen Media Research. Despite the heavy social media promotion centered around the “#August1Warning” mystery-man, iMPACT! Wrestling declined five percent in overall viewership. iMPACT! Wrestling this past Friday averaged 1.246 million viewers, down from the 1.314 million viewers the show averaged last week.
— Kurt Angle tweeted the following on April 7th: Milk is Cool. Many think I don’t drink milk Anymore. I Do. I Gave Up Beer for Good. Goodbye Alcohol! As noted earlier here on the website, Kurt Angle has been arrested yet again for DWI. TMZ.com has picked up the story and report that Angle was arrested on Thursday night in Wise County, Texas following the iMPACT! Wrestling taping. Specific details of the arrest are not yet clear.