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WWE Hall Of Famer Wants To Be Like The Rock In 2019

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• Old School WWF Legend Would Have Celebrated His Birthday

Today would have been the 94th birthday of Old School WWWF/WWF Legend “The Golden Boy” Arnold Skaaland.

After retiring from active professional wrestling, Arnold became a manager in the World Wrestling Federation, most famously remembered for throwing the towel to end Bob Backlund’s long reign as the WWF World Heavyweight Champion.

In 1994, he was inducted into the WWF Hall of Fame (now being called WWE Hall of Fame) by his former protégé and friend Bob Backlund.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY & † R.I.P.

January 21, 1925 – March 13, 2007

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• WWE Hall Of Famer Wants To Be Like The Rock In 2019

In a video, 2 time WWE Hall of Famer “The Nature Boy” Ric Flair revealed that he wants to be like The Rock in 2019.

Below is what Flair said:

“Instead of being a kiss stealin’, wheelin’-dealin’, limousine ridin’, jet-flyin’, son of gun, I’ve decide to be like The Rock! That’s right, it’s 2019 and I want to grow up and be like The Rock!”

The Rock then posted Flair’s video on Instagram and wrote the following:

“When the GOAT Ric Flair – a man I met when I was 12yrs old and became one of my childhood wrestling heroes wants to grow up and be like… well…me

Lotta love and respect for the “kiss stealin’, wheelin’ dealin’, jet flyin’, limousine ridin’ son of a gun” Uncle Ric.

2019 and he’s levelin’ UP!!

And cheers to always having a hard time holdin’ our alligators down!
#nocandyasses #woo”

        
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