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David Shoemaker, author of The Squared Circle: Life, Death, and Professional Wrestling (Gotham, Oct. 29, 2013), was back in the news last week on local and national radio in the US (8 markets, including CBS Washington, DC Radio) and Canada (CBC) following the sudden death of WWE Hall-of-Famer “The Ultimate Warrior” James Hellwig. David wrote a heartfelt obituary for Grantland which was shared on SportsCenter’s Facebook feed, earning over 36,000 likes and 5,580 comments. (Gotham, 4/15)