Originally Posted by Asenath
The Attitude Era was terrible - and most of the high points could have been created without the blatant gross-out, t & a, and "adult" content. The themes that carried the best stories (Man vs. Authority, romantic intrigue, and issues of identity) rely more on the writers' timing and wrestlers performance than gore and boobies.
But it add realism and impact. If someone says to someone that he is a son of a bitch or if there is blood during a match, it got a bigger impact and everyone will take it seriously