WWE’s Conflict on the Fortress premium dwell occasion on Saturday got here off as a business and important success for WWE. Nonetheless, there was a little bit of a buzzkill that occurred after the principle occasion.
After the principle occasion between Drew McIntyre and Roman Reigns for the WWE Undisputed Common Championship, there was a bit of a sing-along between Drew and Tyson Fury within the ring. Nonetheless, throughout one of many songs, one fan within the crowd was proven carrying a “Higher Dad than Chris Benoit” shirt.
That was actually was a tasteless t-shirt. WWE ought to have additionally observed the shirt within the crowd and made a notice to not present him. The corporate tried onerous to separate itself from Benoit for fifteen years after the double murder-suicide between Benoit, his spouse Nancy, and their son Daniel. The Twitterverse was up in arms about the entire thing.
“This man is outta management with a greater dad than Chris Benoit shirt smh 🤦🏾♂️”
“Simply in case you’re questioning. Right here he’s proper now. In a bar the place I’m. Waving at me while I give him the center finger. While he thinks he’s a celeb taking pics #WWEClash”
“Simply noticed somebody within the crowd with a “Higher Dad than Chris Benoit” t-shirt WITH HIS CHILD. Wrestling followers are the WORST aren’t they? #WWECASTLE”
As of this writing, WWE has not taken the half out of the Conflict of the Fortress replay on Peacock. Perhaps the corporate will implement safety to verify these carrying shirts or indicators with the phrases “Chris Benoit” once more.
What are your ideas on this tasteless incident? Hold forth within the feedback!
September 4, 2022 1:23 pm