Back when he was in WWE, Alberto Del Rio used to wear a scarf to the ring. The reason for that is because Vince McMahon hated the fact that Chris Jericho wore scarves backstage all the time. McMahon feels that it is a feminine product to wear. Since he hated it so much, McMahon felt that the scarves would bring even further heat to the heel character that Del Rio was portraying.
August 26, 2015
In case you haven't heard, there is a website called Ashley Madison, and it enables people to cheat on their partner. It was recently hacked, and member information was leaked to the public. Among those that were on the list were 25 people whose have WWE emails. That means that they are employees of the company, which will not sit well with Vince McMahon.
August 23, 2015
When the Minnesota Vikings announced that they were building a new state of the art stadium, the assumption was that they would eventually get a Wrestlemania some day. Vince McMahon loves being placed in new environment. Well, it looks like it might be the case, as the person in charge of the new stadium used to work for WWE as the guy in charge of live events.
August 19, 2015
During his latest podcast interview show, Ric Flair revealed that the reason why he never got to work a big Wrestlemania match against Hulk Hogan was because the latter was having issues with Vince McMahon. Hogan wanted to venture off into Hollywood, but McMahon did not want to lose his biggest star. McMahon then opted to not give Hogan the big money feud with Flair.
August 17, 2015
Rumors have surfaced that one of the reasons why a contract between WWE and Destination America has not been reached yet is the time slot. The network would obviously love to open up their Thursday night wrestling block with the most popular promotion, as it would draw viewers to TNA and ROH. However, Vince McMahon is not very keen on the idea of helping out his competition.
August 14, 2015
Earlier in the week, Jim Ross revealed that he had to do quite a bit of convincing in order to get Vince McMahon to sign Gail Kim to a contract. Her ethnicity was a big issue for the CEO. When asked about the comments, Gail revealed that she was not surprised by it whatsoever because that was just how McMahon is as a person backstage.
July 9, 2015
Generally, when you are building up to a pay per view, you want the excitement to increase as you get closer to the event. However, the opposite is happening with Money in the Bank. WWE lost approximately 8% of the viewers that they had from last week, which does not sit very well with a person like Vince McMahon.
June 9, 2015
The world is about to see if Dwayne Johnson can be a better producer and promoter than Vince McMahon. An official announcement has been jointly made by Seven Bucks Productions and Spike TV, and it states that Johnson and his team will be producing a show to entertain the troops that are overseas. It is called Rock the Troops, and it will be similar to Tribute to the Troops, except that instead of professional wrestlers, you get other celebrities.
June 7, 2015
During a recent interview, Sabu discussed his rocky relationship with Paul Heyman. Even though he does not like his former boss on a personal level, he feels that Heyman has one of the brightest minds in the entire professional wrestling industry. The man legally known as Terry Brunk stated that the reason why Vince McMahon keeps Heyman around is because he is deathly afraid of Heyman going off and helping out one of the competitors.
June 2, 2015