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post #6 of (permalink) Old 10-04-2012, 06:18 PM
Mike Zybyszko
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The biggest one of all ----> Hogan copied Superstar Billy Graham's gimmick and had the most successful career in wrestling history.

Originally Posted by theidealstranger View Post
That is highly debatable and a good one there too. I felt Stone Cold was a gimmick taken more from Bad News Brown with added Sandman elements to it. But it was more successful by and large compared to the two guys.
Austin himself admitted that he stole the whole gimmick from Woody Harrelson's character in the movie Natural Born Killers.

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