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Vince Russo say in his recently WWE is looking for that glory days they had once,But are fooling themself in circle of lies and mirrors.Thinking the same fans are their at home watching and agree with them.No matter how bad the product is and can face the fact the world has changed since 1984 and 1997.WWE is helpless and lost in 2020 & looking and dreaming for that glory days,that won’t comeback if you can’t get down with today worlds and move forward.PG is killing the product bad writing and characters and too many yes men around Vince’s office and his son in law and low ratings.If WWE continues down this road they have big problems Bro WWE need think fast if they want the product too get better new and fresh.
 

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Russo is an asshole and an idiot and irrelevant to wrestling in 2020.

But he's also right about the WWE here. Nobody can look at the WWE right now and really think "Gee, things are on the up and up! They're really connecting with today's audiences!"

More record TV lows await them this year for sure.
 

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A more serious reminder:

Vince Russo is the guy who said that championships need to matter in the year 2000 when angling for a job with WCW. Within two months the WCW World Title is on David Arquette.

Vince Russo is the guy that says it all starts with logic. He then goes on the record and says "What's logic in a fake business, bro?"

Vince Russo is the guy that said that WCW didn't know what to do with Goldberg. Russo turns him heel.

Vince Russo is the guy that sabotaged TNA at every turn. Angle/Joe, the Knockouts, Jeff Jarrett's position in the company, Dutch Mantel's position in the company, Dixie Carter's reputation with TV networks. We have the documents, folks -- this isn't debatable.

This is the guy who takes credit for the WWF's 90s boom, but has never been able to replicate it anywhere else with more agency and more autonomy than he did in a known control freak's struggling promotion. The WWF boomed despite Vince Russo, not because of him. No one remembers Val Venis or The Godfather today, nor credits them with their wrestling fandom. They remember Austin, Rock, Vince, Mankind, Taker, Kane -- the top programs.

The Vince Russo myth has been busted. If he says something that sounds reasonable, keep in mind that this has been his M.O. since 1999, when he tricked WCW and would do public appearances saying all the right things. Then he scribbles all over the placemat in crayon. Stop. Giving. Him. The. Fucking. Crayons.
 

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Russo was basically a late night soap opera style writer in the right place, at the right time.

Imagine WWE sacked all its writers and gave you the chance to script. You have no Wall Street to appease, Raw is reduced to 1 hour, FOX gives you the green light to push the PG limit. The brand split is dropped and your roster includes Rollins, Wyatt, Orton, Braun, Bryan, Miz. You're allowed to turn Reigns heel. Additionally WWE has never really featured profanity, blood, sex, rapid heel turns, regular title changes. Vince McMahon gives it the ok.

That's the position Vic Venom found himself in.
 

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Russo is an asshole and an idiot and irrelevant to wrestling in 2020.

But he's also right about the WWE here. Nobody can look at the WWE right now and really think "Gee, things are on the up and up! They're really connecting with today's audiences!"

More record TV lows await them this year for sure.
Russo's problem is that nothing he'd ever propose would fix the problem. He's just like Cornette - he's regurgitating the obvious just to keep himself in the spotlight.

Vince Russo say in his recently WWE is looking for that glory days they had once,But are fooling themself in circle of lies and mirrors.Thinking the same fans are their at home watching and agree with them.No matter how bad the product is and can face the fact the world has changed since 1984 and 1997.WWE is helpless and lost in 2020 & looking and dreaming for that glory days,that won’t comeback if you can’t get down with today worlds and move forward.PG is killing the product bad writing and characters and too many yes men around Vince’s office and his son in law and low ratings.If WWE continues down this road they have big problems Bro WWE need think fast if they want the product too get better new and fresh.
PG is lame, sure, but in this day and age, trying to recapture lightning in a bottle (the Attitude Era) is just economic suicide, because everyone will chew them out for it. Hell, even anti-PG folks will because they'll say how they're not as good at cursing and bleeding as they were back in the good old days.
 

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WWE can't go back to the edgy, adult product of yesteryear without driving away their sponsors and upsetting too many of their stockholders. They can do some of it here and there, but they can never fully embrace it again unless they're willing to take the huge risk that a TV-14 product would be more economically viable than a PG product would be. And without another wrestling company breathing down their necks like WCW did, I don't see them willing to take that risk.

WWE just made a record number of annual revenue in 2019 (960 million), so even with dwlindling crowds and dwlindling ratings, they still have so many reliable revenue streams that's getting them by just fine. Vince has little incentive to change anything.
 

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Beween listening to this shit from russo and listening to cornette call Flair the best female promo in the biz, I can see why they're both doing podcasts and no longer part of the business
 

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Beween listening to this shit from russo and listening to cornette call Flair the best female promo in the biz, I can see why they're both doing podcasts and no longer part of the business
Cornette loves Seth too. He always goes to bat for the wrong cool kids.
 
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