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post #151 of 833 (permalink) Old 11-12-2012, 11:46 PM
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Re: Punk & Heyman mocking King's heart attack

I thought it was WAY worse when Vince mocked JR for his Bells Palsy. That was mocking just for Vinces pleasure.

This was not to mock Lawler. This was something they had planned out ahead and Lawler guranteed was fine with it, probably pitched ideas on what to say.
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post #152 of 833 (permalink) Old 11-12-2012, 11:48 PM
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It's not a 'serious situation'. King is ok. He was back on commentary and even played a part in the segment. If he was still in intensive care and fighting for his life, then you might have a point.
They weren't mocking the fact that King is ok. They were mocking his near death experience. Which is a serious situation.

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post #153 of 833 (permalink) Old 11-12-2012, 11:49 PM
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We all know Lawler was in on the skit. The king is getting paid a lot of money. Out can mock anyone for that fame and exposure to TV
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They weren't mocking the fact that King is ok. They were mocking his near death experience. Which is a serious situation.
And Lawler approved it, else it wouldn't have happened.

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Quit having a fucking cry. The segment was brilliant.


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post #156 of 833 (permalink) Old 11-12-2012, 11:54 PM
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I didn't see anything wrong with mocking/taunting him about it. I didn't mind the jokes and all that, BUT, I did think Heyman faking a Heart Attack was fucked up.
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And Lawler approved it, else it wouldn't have happened.

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I wouldn't say all that. Vince is a nut.

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post #158 of 833 (permalink) Old 11-12-2012, 11:54 PM
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No, it was much worse a lot of the time. What it did have was people going to any length to be booed. If 'smarks' hate Punk and are offended then that's great, upsetting 'smarks' is probably the best thing a heel could do and something that has been sadly missing for the best part of a decade.

Nobody was hurt during the segment, no damage was done to anyone or anything, it was just fantastic heel work. What we have here is a bunch of people who talk about how they wish the product was more 'edgy' and 'hardcore' and then start crying and getting upset when the company actually deliver for once.
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And Lawler approved it, else it wouldn't have happened.

If Lawler doesn't give a shit, I don't give a shit.
Exactly! Anyway, Lawler was being flippant himself towards his heart attack by making jokes and mentioning the ambulance was his ride etc. and I'm sure that's what he needed. Making light heart over something is often an easy way to get over it. Lawler didn't care, it wasn't offensive, it was simply an opportunity for Punk and Heyman to be bad guys and let the fans hate them even more. And, judging from the content of this post, they did a marvellous job.
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good thing I missed this. But like others said if Lawler approved it than guess theres not a problem.

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