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WWE Hall Of Famer Blames Vince McMahon For The 1996 Curtain Call Incident

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• WWE Hall Of Famer Blames Vince McMahon For The 1996 Curtain Call Incident

On an episode of his weekly ‘Grilling JR’ podcast, WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross talked about the infamous Curtain Call incident that saw The Kliq break kayfabe in 1996 at Madison Square Garden, when Heels & Babyfaces celebrated Razor & Diesel’s last night in the World Wrestling Federation, before going to Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling.

Here’s what the Old School WWF play-by-play commentator had to say:

“They are so indebted to each other and such great friends, I wonder how often they talk now? My point is, was it really that big of a deal? Or was it just for them to show their defiance and that they could do what they wanted when they wanted because of who they were. You have to blame Vince [McMahon] for a lot of it because he let a lot of that sh*t slip by.”

Shawn Michaels Triple H Kevin Nash Diesel Scott Hall Razor Ramon WWF MSG Curtain Call Rare Photo

Curtain Call Incident WWF Kliq Hug 1996

With Diesel & Razor leaving for WCW and Shawn Michaels being the WWF Champion, Hunter Hearst Helmsley was the who ended up getting punished for what happened that night.

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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (July 8, 1991) – WWF Prime Time Wrestling

On this day in 1991, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Prime Time Wrestling’.

It featured pre-taped matches, studio interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF SummerSlam 1991’ PPV.

The card can be found right here:

Macho Man Randy Savage Proposing To Miss Elizabeth

In Studio Guest: Hillbilly Jim

Smash vs. Greg Valentine

WWF Update

In Studio Guests: The Triangle Of Terror

Koko B. Ware vs. Mike Stone

Ted DiBiase vs. Billy Gatlin

A Video Hyping The Debut Of Skinner

The Triangle Of Terror Have Sean Mooney Held Hostage

Bret Hart vs. The Barbarian

In Studio Guest: Macho Man Randy Savage

Ricky Steamboat vs. Ed Moretti

Sgt. Slaughter/Col. Mustafa vs. The Bushwhackers

The Beverly Brothers vs. Scott Key/David Bazo

More Footage Of The Triangle Of Terror Holding Sean Mooney Hostage

        
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