About Us

Thirsty for News is privately owned and operated. The website was launched back in 2019 by Steve Carrier and has been overseeing the website operations.

Our mission at Thirsty for News is to provide our readers with the most accurate news about Entertainment, Sports and Culture with our around-the-clock coverage. The Thirsty for News writing staff goes out of their way to deliver original content at it’s highest quality.

The Thirsty for News Crew:

Steve Carrier
Founder

Steve is the Founder of Thirsty for News and Ringside News. He has been writing about various topics dating back to 1997. Steve first got into website development at the time and has been focused on bringing his readers the best around-the-clock news coverage at it's highest quality.


Steve is responsible for the Thirsty for News' branding, marketing, advertising, staffing and the overall funcunality of the website. 


Outside of work, Steve's hobbies include going to sporting events & comedy shows, watching movies, working on cars, listening to music, working out and visiting the beaches in Florida.

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H Jenkins
Editor

Years of experience in writing, journalism, and digging exclusive insider info for Ringside News opened the door for a new opportunity for Jenkins. With a history in finance, he broke into the journalism game by writing on blogs and other freelance websites before branching into sports and entertainment news. Being in tune with pop culture doesn't mean it has to make sense, but he tries.


H Jenkins is responsible for maintaining the highest level of news on Thirsty for News on a daily basis. His duties includes writing, editing, research, photo editing, video editing and lately he has been working on marketing. If you can't get ahold of Steve, he's probably your next best option.


Favorite bands include any group from Seattle who formed between 1991 and 1999. 5 Ozzfests under his belt and 12 Warped Tours, but his last concert was a bluegrass AC/DC cover band that was not 100% terrible.

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Felix Upton
News Contributor

Felix Upton has been writing professionally since 1989. His first writing job was penning advertisements for local newspapers around New York. After selling his grandfather’s pinball repair shop back in 2017, he was hired on for publish news for Ringside News and Thirsty for News.


While working at Thirsty for News, Felix has strived to provide around-the-clock coverage of Entertainment, Sports and Society news.


When Felix is not working he likes to bungee jump off bridges and learning extinct languages.

 

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Aaron Varble
News Contributor
Let’s get to know each other. Me? Well, I have a master’s degree in Journalism from Marshall University, but I don’t really like to talk about that. I was a stand-up comedian for eight years, but I don’t really like to talk about that either. I write a lot. I once worked for a company that writes blurbs for online gambling games. Those paid $.75 each. So, if you frequent that kind of thing, then you’re welcome for the description for Biker Chicken Slots or Crazy Granny’s Scratchers. I wish I had more to tell, but due to my crippling anxiety and Tourette’s Syndrome, that has become increasingly worse over the years, I tend to keep to myself.
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Subhojeet Mukherjee
News Correspondant

Subhojeet Mukherjee has been a massive fan of professional wrestling for over 22 years, since the early days of the Monday Night Wars. Aside from wrestling, he also is into TV shows, movies, Anime, novels and a lot of music.


Subhojeet provides daily coverage of anything related to Entertainment, Sports and Society here at Thirsty for News.

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Darshan Sheth
News Correspondent

Darshan Sheth is a freelance news contributor from India with many years of experience. Darshan has previously wrote for Ringside News and Sportskeeda.


Darshan has been writing about pro-wrestling and pop-culture since 2016 and is now working with Thirsty For News as a regular news writer.


Outside of news writing, Darshan has been working on building his career in mass media and film-making.

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Nitish Vashishtha
News Contributor
Nitish Vashishtha is a freelance writer/contributor from India. He’s written content for companies like ScoopWhoop and Sportskeeda. He’s been writing about pop-culture, current affairs and pro-wrestling since 2017.
Apart from writing, Nitish spends his time in reading, editing videos, making art and pursuing a career in multimedia and journalism.
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Teresa Williams
News Contributor
Lover of books, English TV shows, food enthusiast and everything pop culture.
Teresa's duties at Thirsty for News include writing and publishing news about Entertainment and Sports.
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Anant Shastri
Anant Shastri
Anant Shastri is a freelance writer and correspondent with more than 8 years of writing experience. He is adept at writing on wrestling, sports, lifestyle, entertainment and food.
Anant also finds interest in photography, films and music production.
Having been a writer for almost all of his professional life, he has managed to even publish a poetry book.
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Shrubaboti Bose
News Contributor
Shrubaboti is an Indian writer, currently freelancing after completing her Masters in English Literature from Jadavpur University. She loves creative writing and has her personal blog where she shares her poetry, short stories or memoirs.
Shrubaboti has previously been published in International magazines such as Ruminate Magazine, Radiate Literary Journal, etc. She has also been a film critic for sites such as UK Film Review, Asian Movie Pulse. In her spare time, she plays her ukulele sometimes.
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Rayan Sayyed
News contributor
Rayan is a freelance news contributor with an emphasis on entertainment and sports. He has extensively covered pro wrestling events and happenings from the music world since 2017.
Aside from wrestling, Rayan is also into all things anime, manga, and horror movies. Is also a self-proclaimed connoisseur of K-pop girl groups.
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