Originally written on TWNP-Wrestling News & Information  |  Last updated 11/20/14

LAS VEGAS - AUGUST 24: Wrestler The Miz celebrates a win during the WWE Monday Night Raw show at the Thomas & Mack Center August 24, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
The Times-Picayune published an interview with The Miz. Here are some highlights. How cool it was to have Ric Flair pass the torch to him: “Are you kidding me? When I was a kid, I was giving all my friends figure fours all the time. For him to pass it to me, it was incredible. I was so grateful.” Winning the WWE Championship: “Cleveland sports hasn’t won a championship in some time, but I brought the championship to Cleveland. The amazing part was the Internet getting a buzz. Venues that normally don’t talk about us like MTV and US Weekly doing stories on it. It just went to show that I really made an impact. And the angry Miz girl (shown in the crowd with a pouty face) really made it.” Being a face: “The funny thing is that I never changed. To me, I’ve never been bad or good. I’ve always been the Miz. I’m used to people booing me and telling me I suck. Now, they’re chanting I’m awesome, but I’ll take it.” EXCLUSIVE: WrestleMania: Not Undertakers Yard Anymore? The post The Miz Talks About Flair, Winning the WWE Championship, More appeared first on TWNP - Wrestling News & Information. Related posts: “The Million Dollar Man” Ted DiBiase Talks About Not Winning The WWE Championship The Miz Talks Winning The Rumble, Best Theme Song, Flair and More Jerry Lynn Talks About Winning WWF Lightweight Title, Leaving TNA, More
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