WWE Universe Turns Its Back On Vince McMahon, Dolph Ziggler Interview, More
— Here are the quarter hour numbers for this past Monday’s episode of Monday Night Raw. It’s interesting to note that Raw lost 0.13 ratings points by the time Vince McMahon was through mocking Denver Nuggets owner E. Stan Kroenke. The rating would continue to free fall through the first hour, although viewership spiked come hour two.
* 9:00: 3.28 – Vince McMahon mocks Stan Kroenke, The Miz appears
* 9:15: 3.15 – Miz and John Cena, Maryse vs. Kelly Kelly
* 9:30: 2.99 – Backstage with “Jack Nicholson,” star of United States Championship Shot Triple Threat
* 9:45: 2.90 – conclusion of United States shampionship shot, Ric Flair walks backstage
* 10:00: 3.26 – Flair vs. Randy Orton confrontation, Santino’s ring entrance
* 10:15: 3.42 – Santino and Mickie James vs. Chavo Guerrero and Beth, start of Kendrick and Festus vs. Goldust and Hornswoggle
* 10:30: 3.29 – conclusion Kendrick and Festus vs. Goldust and Hornswoggle, ring announcement of “players” for main event
* 10:45: 3.31 – 5-on-5 main event
* Overrun: 3.81 – conclusion of 5-on-5 main event and aftermath
Overall, the show scored a 3.2 cable rating, with hours of 3.08 and 3.38.
— The latest issue of WWE Magazine has an interview with rising SmackDown star Dolph Ziggler. He discusses handshakes. (60 Seconds with…Dolph Ziggler)
— WWE has renamed their online video on-demand service once again. It will now simply be known as WWEClassics.com. (Welcome to WWECLASSICS.com)
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