Triple H: Donald Trump Confused as to Whether Wrestling Is Real (Video)
What’s the difference between President-Elect Donald Trump and a typical 13-year-old WWE fan? A typical 13-year-old WWE fan realizes wrestling isn’t real.
On Thursday, a clip of an old episode of the Opie and Anthony Show started recirculating online. In that clip Triple H—the professional wrestler-turned McMahon in-law-turned Executive Vice President of Talent, Live Events, and Creative for WWE—talked about a storyline from 2007 in which Vince McMahon supposedly died in a limo explosion, and how tons of people, including President-Elect Trump, called McMahon’s office the next day to see if he was really dead.
I’m serious. And apparently so was Trump. Take a look:
Now don’t get me wrong, the WWE does a tremendous, tremendous job of making their stunts and feuds look absolutely real. However, as you may know, Donald Trump has dabbled a bit in professional wrestling. So he of all people really should have known that Vince McMahon was probably not killed in a limo explosion.
If you’re curious, here’s the clip of McMahon gittin’ blowed up:
Buckle up everybody, it’s going to be an interesting four years.
Hat Tip – [Deadspin]