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WWE Begins Firing Furloughed Employees Starting with Gerald Brisco

WWE Begins Firing Furloughed Employees, Starting with Gerald Brisco

They did this despite being on track for record profits, despite being a week away from doling out millions in stock dividends, a third of which went to Vince McMahon himself, that could have paid all of the salaries of laid off or furloughed employees into 2021 The second round of stock dividends released later[...]

Forbes 400 Says Vince McMahon Not Rich Enough But Shad Khan Is

Forbes 400 Says Vince McMahon Not Rich Enough But Shad Khan Is

Vince McMahon is off the Forbes 400 list this year, thanks to falling WWE stock prices and the failure of the XFL McMahon's estimated net worth is now just $1.8 billion, $.3 billion less than required to make the Forbes 400 list of the richest Americans Adding insult to injury, Forbes placed McMahon on a[...]

Andrew Yang Threatens Vince McMahon Over Corrupt Labor Practices

Andrew Yang Threatens Vince McMahon Over "Corrupt Labor Practices"

Former 2020 Democratic presidential candidate and leader of the Yang Gang, Andrew Yang, laid down a challenge for WWE star Vince McMahon after a report broke yesterday that Vince McMahon ordered all WWE talent to cease their relationships with "third parties" like Twitch and Cameo, declaring that WWE owned even "the real names" of its[...]

Report: WWE Cracks Down on Third Party Engagement by Wrestlers

Report: WWE Cracks Down on "Third Party Engagement" by Wrestlers

Wrestling Inc., which claims Vince McMahon himself sent the email, posted the following quote: Some of you are engaged with outside third parties using your name and likeness in ways that are detrimental to our company It is imperative that these activities be terminated within the next 30 days (by Friday October 2) Continued violations will[...]

WWE Wants More Female Writers to Have Work Trashed by Vince McMahon

WWE Wants More Female Writers to Have Work Trashed by Vince McMahon

WWE will never reach true gender equality unless female writers have the same opportunity to work hard on writing WWE shows only for Vince McMahon to tear up the scripts and rewrite it a half-hour before the show goes on air as men do With that in mind, Stephanie McMahon says the company is working[...]

Rumor: Vince McMahons Large Adult Son to Take Over WWE Raw

Rumor: Vince McMahon's Large Adult Son to Take Over WWE Raw

However, a new rumor making its way around the wrestling dirt sheet-o-sphere claims that Vince McMahon is considering giving his large adult son Shane full control over WWE Monday Night Raw The report comes from TalkSport's Alex McCarthy writing for Sportskeeda and claims that McMahon is looking to replace Bruce Pritchard, a longtime sycophant who[...]

With Pandemic Basically Over WWE Goes Live for Raw and Smackdown

With Pandemic Basically Over, WWE Goes Live for Raw and Smackdown

So why the hell is WWE still taping all its pro wrestling shows? That's a good question and one that Vince McMahon has apparently pondered himself And the Genetic Jackhammer was unable to find a satisfactory answer.[caption id="attachment_1192365" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Vince McMahon, Chairman, and CEO of WWE[/caption]According to PWInsider, WWE has decided to combat the[...]

Heres How Much Money WWE Is Paying Its New President

Here's How Much Money WWE Is Paying Its New President

Khan's hiring was announced earlier this week after Vince McMahon realized the presence of multiple Khans in the management structure of rival pro wrestling organization AEW might give the competition an advantage "They think they're the only ones who can have a Khan, goddammit," McMahon said in the press release, or at least that's how[...]

WWE Reports 2020 2nd Quarter Financial Results

WWE Reports 2020 2nd Quarter Financial Results

The company reported $43.8 million in net income, four times what they reported for Q2 in 2019.[caption id="attachment_1244315" align="aligncenter" width="600"] WWE Chairman Vince McMahon loves money.[/caption]"Our second-quarter financial performance was strong and demonstrated our ability to respond to the challenges posed by COVID-19, pal," said Vince McMahon in a press release "We continue to adapt[...]

Vince McMahon Claims WWE is Making New Stars Jobs Out Mustafa Ali

Vince McMahon Claims WWE is Making New Stars, Jobs Out Mustafa Ali

In a seemingly contradictory statement, WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon claimed during WWE's annual investor meeting that WWE is always looking to make new stars Then, just a few days later, McMahon booked Mustafa Ali, a rising star with a ton of potential who had only made his television return a week earlier, to[...]

Vince McMahon Defends WWEs Ongoing Ratings Slide: #1 in Key Demos

Vince McMahon Defends WWE's Ongoing Ratings Slide: #1 in Key Demos

McMahon responded by citing social media success and pointing out that Smackdown is consistently the number one broadcast show "in key demos," even though the show loses when it comes to viewership.[caption id="attachment_1197023" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Dammit, pal, I'm the Demo God around here!" - Vince McMahon[/caption]Wrestlenomics did a thorough breakdown of the entire meeting, including[...]

WWE Names Etsy Exec as New Chief Financial Officer

WWE Names Etsy Exec as New Chief Financial Officer

Salen will start the job on August 3rd, reporting directly to Vince McMahon, who will have the authority to tear up her financial plans at the last minute and rewrite them on the spot.[caption id="attachment_1198602" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The official logo of the WWE.[/caption]Here's some more details from the press release: STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WWE (NYSE: WWE)[...]

WWE News: Vince McMahon Rey Mysterio SummerSlam COVID-19

WWE News: Vince McMahon, Rey Mysterio, SummerSlam, COVID-19

And it was a wrestler who convinced Vince McMahon to enforce coronavirus safety profiles.[caption id="attachment_1198602" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The official logo of the WWE.[/caption]A report from Dave Meltzer at F4WOnline reveals that Rey Mysterio is currently working for WWE without a contract Mysterio signed his latest deal with WWE in September of 2018, but it has[...]

The WWE Has Purchased Evolve Wrestling Content Coming To The Network

The WWE Has Purchased Evolve Wrestling, Content Coming To The Network

It for sure has worked as a feeder system for the bigger promotion, with many talents coming from there and even doing WWE supported appearances with Evolve after they had already signed with Vince McMahon's company The two companies have been working in tandem for a few years now anyway, so this news is not[...]

WWE Superstar R-Truth and Vince McMahon Make Beautiful Music Together

WWE Superstar R-Truth and Vince McMahon Make Beautiful Music Together

And unlike some pretentious musicians who get annoyed at having to play the hits, Truth performs a live rendition of his WWE theme song, What's Up?, every time he comes to the ring, and he does it with the same enthusiasm as the first ten thousand times he's performed it.[caption id="attachment_1224927" align="aligncenter" width="600"] R-Truth announces[...]

Batwoman BTS Army NASCAR WWE Live PD &#038 More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Batwoman, BTS Army, NASCAR, WWE, Live PD & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Billions star Asia Kate Dillon keeps having to ask a question that has an easy answer, WWE's Vince McMahon continues raging against the dying of the light, The Bachelor picked an interesting time to suddenly "find Jesus" when it came to casting the first Black bachelor Oh, and the Killing Eve writers' room toasted their[...]

WWE is Making the Same Mistake That Marvel and DC Did

WWE is Making the Same Mistake That Marvel and DC Did

More alarmingly, a report from the most recent issue of Dave Meltzer's Wrestling Observer Newsletter says that Vince McMahon has abandoned all recent attempts at building long-term growth for WWE in favor of concentrating on short-term solutions to declining interest in the WWE product which was not created by, but has been exacerbated by, the[...]

How WWEs Recent Creative Shakeup Could be Bad for NXT Triple H

How WWE's Recent Creative Shakeup Could be Bad for NXT, Triple H

The coronavirus pandemic, and its ensuing shutdown of live sports, is what changed Vince McMahon's outlook on things, and it's not just Raw and Smackdown that are affected Plans to expand NXT in Europe and Japan under the guidance of Triple H were also mentioned alongside Heyman's Raw plans in the past tense in Meltzer's[...]

Details on Why Paul Heyman was Fired as Creative Director of WWE Raw

Details on Why Paul Heyman was Fired as Creative Director of WWE Raw

It may have been quite rude for WWE to fire Paul Heyman as Creative Director of Raw and put the entire creative process under the control of Bruce Pritchard, but on the other hand, Vince McMahon was at least polite enough to do it on a Thursday, right before the latest issue of the Wrestling[...]

AEW Publishes Statement on Racism from Shad Khan

AEW Publishes Statement on Racism from Shad Khan

However, Mike Johnson at PWInsider reports that Vince McMahon sent an email to all WWE staff and talent Wednesday outlining steps WWE plans to take to promote diversity within the organization This included diversity training courses for employees, a hotline to report issues, and free mental health counseling. Shad Khan is the father of AEW[...]