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Vince McMahon Threatened To Fire Triple H (Details)

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• Vince McMahon Threatened To Fire Triple H (Details)

During a recent interview with SPORTbible, WWF Legend Triple H talked about the birth of D-Generation X in 1997, including the controversial promos & segments, which USA Network wasn’t happy with at all.

He revealed that the situation went as far as his not-yet father-in-law (HHH & Stephanie McMahon got married in 2003) Vince McMahon threatening to fire him multiple weeks in a row.

However, DX turned things around by using the warning letter from the USA Network to produce a hilarious segment.

Here’s what The Game said:

“We said ‘let us take the letter (from the USA Network) and use it on TV’. Vince McMahon was like ‘in what way?’. I said ‘we will make that into a comedy routine’.

He was like ‘alright, make sure its funny’, but he’s got a pretty warped sense of what’s funny so it’s alright. We did like a presidential podium and the three of us got up there, as if Shawn Michaels was President and we were standing behind him.

We went through the list of words and they beeped the words we weren’t allowed to say. We said, ‘this is direct from USA, we in D-Generation X apologize for our attitudes, we will no longer say the words…’ and we went through the list.

The next day we got a letter from USA that said ‘Congratulations on the ratings last night, what DX did with our letter was hilarious. Congratulations on the success, here’s to many more years.’”

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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (September 25, 1982) – WWF Championship Wrestling

On this day in 1982, the World Wrestling Federation aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Championship Wrestling’.

This episode was pre-taped at the Agricultural Hall in Allentown, Pennsylvania and featured matches & interviews with several 1982 WWF Wrestling Superstars.

You can find the card below:

Buddy Rose vs. Frank Williams

Rocky Johnson vs. Mac Rivera

Ray Stevens vs. SD Jones

Salvatore Bellomo vs. Pedro Torres

WWF World Champion Bob Backlund vs. Swede Hanson

The White Angel vs. Tony Colon

WWF Tag Team Champions Mr. Fuji & Mr. Saito vs. Pete Sanchez & Miguel Feliciano

Andre the Giant vs. Charlie Fulton

        
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