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Re: Why does everyone Assume TNA is going out of business?

Ted Turner's a billionaire too.

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Re: Why does everyone Assume TNA is going out of business?

People have thought TNA would go out of business for the past 7-8 years. Hasn't happened yet.

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I don't get the Vince bit.

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I meant that if TNA starts doing good someone will say Vince must be behind it due to TNA not being able to do it themselves.

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People have thought TNA would go out of business for the past 7-8 years. Hasn't happened yet.
Pretty much this. Why have this discussion when TNA will be out of business at the end of 2010...11...12...

I mean saying that TNA will go out of business is like saying the Cubs will win the WS. Each year it does not happen you can just say "wait till next year". And if it happens you can claim to have called it.

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People have thought TNA would go out of business for the past 7-8 years. Hasn't happened yet.
TNA isn't a business, though. Its ran by a money mark who is willing to lose millions so his daughter doesnt feel like a failure. If Dixie Carter had a slight bit of business instinct, she'd be working in a high role for Panda Energy like her brother. But instead, she's running a white trash wrestling league that has lost tens of millions on her watch. By normal standards, TNA went out of business in 2009 when they started hiring guys like Hogan, Flair and Bischoff who they had no hope of getting their money back on. 2009 was when they threw the towel in and exclusively got in the business of making decisions based on marking out for ex-WWE stars. TNA isn't like WCW or ECW who lived or died by how well they did. Unlike ECW, TNA has a TV contract that has given them backing. And unlike WCW, TNA doesn't have a network who desperately wants them to fail so they can boot them off the air. TNA exists because of how poor the wrestling business is. TNA is cheap programming for a Network who has had wrestling on it for 15 years. Their business model cant be a success. TNA is a business model anyone on this forum could do the same level of business as the Carters if they had the money. Literally, Hencheman_21 could have done a better job at running TNA if he had the money Panda has had.
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Re: Why does everyone Assume TNA is going out of business?

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Ted Turner's a billionaire too.
what does this have to do with anything. Ted Turner didn't own WCW... AOL Did...

WCW also wasn't run like a real company. TNA is and its obvious that Dixie cares about Profit and Loss.
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what does this have to do with anything. Ted Turner didn't own WCW... AOL Did...

WCW also wasn't run like a real company. TNA is and its obvious that Dixie cares about Profit and Loss.
WCW was on the same level as WWE, how can you even fucking say this with a straight face?
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Ted Turner's a billionaire too.
Who lost control over what was going to be broadcast on his own channel.

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TNA isn't a business, though. Its ran by a money mark who is willing to lose millions so his daughter doesnt feel like a failure. If Dixie Carter had a slight bit of business instinct, she'd be working in a high role for Panda Energy like her brother. But instead, she's running a white trash wrestling league that has lost tens of millions on her watch. By normal standards, TNA went out of business in 2009 when they started hiring guys like Hogan, Flair and Bischoff who they had no hope of getting their money back on. 2009 was when they threw the towel in and exclusively got in the business of making decisions based on marking out for ex-WWE stars. TNA isn't like WCW or ECW who lived or died by how well they did. Unlike ECW, TNA has a TV contract that has given them backing. And unlike WCW, TNA doesn't have a network who desperately wants them to fail so they can boot them off the air. TNA exists because of how poor the wrestling business is. TNA is cheap programming for a Network who has had wrestling on it for 15 years. Their business model cant be a success. TNA is a business model anyone on this forum could do the same level of business as the Carters if they had the money. Literally, Hencheman_21 could have done a better job at running TNA if he had the money Panda has had.
Great, absolutely great man. This wrestling-site is blessed with good business-minds. Who know exactly how a wrestling-company needs to be run. Why don't you go to Dixie Carter and lay out your strategies or any other company for that matter? With your knowledge and mind you should be putting WWE out of business soon...
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Great, absolutely great man. This wrestling-site is blessed with good business-minds. Who know exactly how a wrestling-company needs to be run. Why don't you go to Dixie Carter and lay out your strategies or any other company for that matter? With your knowledge and mind you should be putting WWE out of business soon...
Common sense isn't rare in real life you know. Maybe in wrestling, but not in real life.
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Seriously...

Bob Carter is a billionaire.
So was Ted Turner and he dumped WCW.



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Re: Why does everyone Assume TNA is going out of business?

Their not going out of business, but they certainly aren't getting any more popular. They are just in the same position all the time. If they have survived up to now in that spot they wont just randomly fall.




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