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Old 02-21-2021, 07:23 PM   #1
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Wade Barrett should have been a Superstar!



It dont matter who did what to who at this point. The fact is, we went to war. And now there aint no going back. It's what war is you know? Once you're in it, you're in it. If it's a lie, then we fight on that lie, but we gotta fight!
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Old 02-21-2021, 07:37 PM   #2
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Yeah but Vince doesn’t like accents.
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Old 02-21-2021, 08:45 PM   #3
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They dropped the ball so fucking badly with him multiple times. Nexus got mismanaged, he was made to look like a chump before 2010 was said and done.

And then years later they reinvented him with weeks of vignettes depicting him as a badass bareknuckle fighter and he was promptly running scared from R-Truth.
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Old 02-21-2021, 10:02 PM   #4
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Old 02-21-2021, 11:22 PM   #5
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Wade Barrett is no Bad Bunny
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Old 02-21-2021, 11:30 PM   #6
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Never underestimate the creative team's ability to make the term 'creative team' a fucking joke.
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Old 02-22-2021, 01:43 AM   #7
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They dropped the ball so fucking badly with him multiple times. Nexus got mismanaged, he was made to look like a chump before 2010 was said and done.

And then years later they reinvented him with weeks of vignettes depicting him as a badass bareknuckle fighter and he was promptly running scared from R-Truth.
For some reason, this always makes me think of Brodus Clay. He went from "I WILL DESTROY ALL YOUR HEROES!" to dancing for the kids almost overnight. It was a jarring and stupid direction for someone they were building as the next monster.
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Old 02-22-2021, 06:03 PM   #8
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Yeah but Vince doesn’t like accents.
Unless it’s a southern “hick” one. Then he wants you to do it and if you can’t you’re on the outs with him.
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Old 02-23-2021, 01:57 AM   #9
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I used not to like Wade Barrett early on. But he grew on me and I realized he had super star potential and was actually pretty awesome, especially on the mic. They really dropped the ball hard with him. He should be in the WWE main event scene to this day and still doing the bad news gimmick. That gimmick was fucking fire and I can not think of anyone who would have played it better than him. I always hold out hope that he will show up in the Rumble one day and become an active rassler for a few years again. Or maybe even just have an active run in NXT again. Much closer to happening now that he is on commentary in NXT instead of out of the company. At some point him and Joe both have to rassle again don't they?
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Old 02-26-2021, 07:13 PM   #10
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Eh, he can talk and was alright with some size. The League of Nations sucked, but he would have gotten a chance if he stuck around.
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Old 02-26-2021, 07:25 PM   #11
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I bring this up whenever Barrett comes up. He probably would have never been a huge star but remember when he was returning from injury and they ran vignettes promoting him as a bad ass underground street fighter? Great way to build up a potential main event heel.

Then his first night back in a ring, a face (can’t even remember who) ran in and he ran away like a pussy immediately making the vignettes completely pointless.

And that’s WWE in a nutshell.
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Old 02-27-2021, 08:47 AM   #12
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He had a good look, good in-ring skills and a great talker. Should have been a top level heel but yeah... WWE happened.

Bad News Barrett was getting over massively with face reactions so that squashed that... WWE happened again.

Ah well.
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Old 02-27-2021, 12:42 PM   #13
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Didn't help that they got rid of his sweet scissor lift thing due to "budget cuts."

Man, that Bad News gimmick was good.
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Old 02-27-2021, 12:47 PM   #14
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Coulda been really good man.
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Old 02-27-2021, 01:12 PM   #15
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Seriously, why even go through the trouble of filming the vignettes?
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Old 02-27-2021, 07:38 PM   #16
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Would have liked to have seen him get a run as a face. It would have been nice to see him become the lesser of two evils and cut promos that made him a bad-ass, but one with a possible hidden heart of gold creeping in. William Regal-style, but with Barrett’s voice.
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Old 02-27-2021, 10:20 PM   #17
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The bare knuckle stuff was good, but man the bad news gimmick was getting really over. Thought he was hitting his stride in both look and work. Fucking shame he never made it far.
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