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Old 07-27-2012, 08:59 PM   #721
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Watched Impact this morning, Chavo is so fucking awful. One of the the most cringe-worthy segments I've ever seen. It's amazing that he's related to Eddie.
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:00 PM   #722
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That Miz vs Christian Match was pretty good on smackdown. WWE gave them a good amount of time to wrestle.
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:16 PM   #723
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That Miz vs Christian Match was pretty good on smackdown. WWE gave them a good amount of time to wrestle.


I like the current Miz. I think he's improving as a wrestler.
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:21 PM   #724
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WWE's strategy for dealing with heels:

Step 1 - Turn a wrestler heel because they aren't getting a good enough reaction as a lame cookie cutter face (Truth, Punk a couple years back, Orton)

Step 2 - Wrestler gets over with their heel persona and some fans start cheering them (Punk last year vs. Cena, Truth after heel turn, Orton when he became insane, Ziggler now as the cocky heel, Daniel Bryan with his "YES!")

Step 3 - WWE sees that they're getting cheered and completely ruins them by making them back into cookie cutter faces who make poop jokes, call people bullies and only care about "the WWE Universe!!!!"

I'm honestly amazed that Bryan hasn't been turned back face yet with how over his Yes chants have gotten
ziggler is a face?
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:21 PM   #725
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Watched Impact this morning, Chavo is so fucking awful. One of the the most cringe-worthy segments I've ever seen. It's amazing that he's related to Eddie.


His best gimmick is still Kerwin White.
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:23 PM   #726
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I like the current Miz. I think he's improving as a wrestler.

He is. I really don't like how they keep making it look like Zigglers is going to cash it in every week and then something goes wrong.
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:27 PM   #727
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anyways, wtf happened to cody rhodes? that guy was bound to be a champion
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:27 PM   #728
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anyways, wtf happened to cody rhodes? that guy was bound to be a champion

Just had a pretty good match against Sheamus.
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:45 PM   #729
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WWE needs to use more table spots like back in the day!
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:47 PM   #730
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WWE needs to use more table spots like back in the day!
i wonder what sabu is up to these days.
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:54 PM   #731
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THis is the first smackdown I've watched in forever. They actually get to put on long matches. This is awesome. Sandow is a beast.
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:59 PM   #732
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THis is the first smackdown I've watched in forever. They actually get to put on long matches. This is awesome. Sandow is a beast.
They always have, since the Eddie Guerrero and Brock Lesnar days. I too haven't watched it in ages. Sucks that it's always on Fridays.

The Brand extension thing really ruined my interest of the WWE. I just don't have time to watch it regularly and keep up with the angles anymore. But I do try to read up on wrestlers and storylines.
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Old 07-27-2012, 10:04 PM   #733
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They always have, since the Eddie Guerrero and Brock Lesnar days. I too haven't watched it in ages. Sucks that it's always on Fridays.

The Brand extension thing really ruined my interest of the WWE. I just don't have time to watch it regularly and keep up with the angles anymore. But I do try to read up on wrestlers and storylines.

Yeah smackdown on Fridays is brutal I definitely lost interest when that happened. Although after tonight I may have to start to PVR smackdown. Raw is awesome and all but I am getting sick of the 5 minutes matches on Raw. I like you don't have a lot of time so i usually either Pvr raw or just read the results.
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Old 07-27-2012, 10:12 PM   #734
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Top overall talents in WWE history? Ring skills, charisma, mic skills, charisma.

Macho Man
Flair
Eddie Guerrero
Stone Cold

Agreed? Doesn't matter, I'm right.
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Old 07-27-2012, 10:31 PM   #735
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My list of top five who had it all.

Macho Man (can't think of any negative thing to say Savage)
Stone Cold (sucks that his neck injury limited his in-ring ability but he still was able to put on many classic matches. )
Shawn Michaels (he's a a--hole but other than that, he's awesome)
Chris Jericho (was never a full-time main eventer)
Kurt Angle (was push too early)
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