Originally Posted by Best In The North Pole
Hunter Hearst Helmsley
Trips gets me every single fucking time with that gimmick. Just an awesome evolution (no pun intended) of a singular character over a particular time period. Still can't believe he jobbed to Alex Wright on a Starrcade PPV in what was actually a pretty damn good match for a guy who hadn't done anything in the business thus far.
Come to think of it, that might be what the mid card is missing now. They should just tell Cesaro and like... UMMM...... SOMEBODY ELSE IN THE MID CARD to go out there and kill it on a PPV for 20 minutes straight to get themselves over. Would be awesome.
Well Alex Wright was in the middle of getting his original DAS WUNDERKIND push. No surprise at all to see the kid pick up a win.
That's really be an MO of WCW instead of WWF/WWE. Vince's company always excelled by putting all their emphasis on the main event or semi main event. The undercard matches always have seemed to get a bit lost in the shuffle. Which isn't the worst thing, as they are undercard matches for a reason, but WCW was certainly the workhorse/midcard exposure promotion. Only problem was the main events were the same. Short & bad.
I'd doubt WWE would give Cesaro 20 minutes in the midcard. He's too busy dominating to do so. Which is
Originally Posted by sharkboy22
You know that Booker T match is really something. I won't consider it MOTY, a classic, one of the best Mania matches of all time but it was a damn good showing for Booker T. Really enjoyed it while it lasted.
***3/4 imo. I really, really enjoy it. LOVE the Harlem Hangover spot.