Credit: Joseph Gerard
I was one of the early arrivals, and Charles Robinson was at ringside wearing a blue hoodie sprinkling water onto the floor near ringside. I shouted out “What’s up Little Naitch?”. He acknowledged me by waving back.
Before the event started, Bob Backlund was doing poses with fans by having fans submit to his Crossface Chicken Wing. For $20, fans could have a picture of them taken of Backlund putting his signature hold onto them.
Even though it wasn’t used on TV, they did have Fandango’s “Lite Brite” silhouette hanging above the ring. I wonder if there was a malfunction with it. They also had the Tons of Funk disco ball hanging with the “Lite Brite” Fandango sign and the MizTV logo, even though none of the Tons of Funk members even made it out to ringside.
Speaking of MizTV, even though The Miz himself got a small pop, he was booed whenever they showed the highlights of him being beaten by Randy Orton and mentioned it was in his hometown of Cleveland. I guess Pi...