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Re: WWE Network Thread

Post by AndyF1069 » Mon Jul 17, 2017 11:17 pm



And for anyone who doesn't get it,

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Re: WWE Network Thread

Post by AndyF1069 » Wed Jul 19, 2017 4:55 pm

The Kurt Angle special was pretty brutal. They didn't hold anything back as far as his drug issues, including him admitting to attempting to overdose and failing. They also flatly acknowledged TNA rather than just say Dixie was a former boss of his.
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Re: WWE Network Thread

Post by El Canuck » Wed Jul 19, 2017 6:06 pm

There's really no way around that, he spent eight years with WWE and ten with TNA. You just can't ignore that or skirt around it with careful noun usage. Well, you could, but it would be a lot of effort for nothing. Everyone would know what they were talking about and if they didn't they probably wouldn't be watching a Kurt Angle special anyway. Also, it's not like TNA is competition anymore. WWE acknowledges RoH, after all, and TNA is hovering right about at their mark these days. I couldn't tell you which of the two is the bigger company anymore. Probably RoH? Maybe?
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Re: WWE Network Thread

Post by Big slim » Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:35 pm

I'd say RoH is in better shape, credibility wise, than TNA or GFW, so yeah they'd be about even to me.

Yeah, it would've been impossible for them to have Dixie on without having them mention TNA, now that they are GFW they will probably be able or at least more comfortable saying those letters. Could lead to them acknowledging what guys like AJ, Christian, Joe, and R-Truth did during their times with the company.
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Re: WWE Network Thread

Post by AndyF1069 » Wed Jul 19, 2017 10:28 pm

The logic behind it is fine, I'm not arguing against it. The fact that it happened is significant in of itself.
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Re: WWE Network Thread

Post by Big slim » Fri Jul 21, 2017 1:45 am

The Table for 3 with The Nation of Domination, Mark Henry, Godfather, and Ron Simmons (Rock and D-Lo weren't on) was pretty good. You can tell the respect the guys have for each other and they seemed pretty laid back talking about their days together.

Rock's little prank was also kind of funny.
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