The top 10 wrestling stories of 2020, continued #6
MCMAHON FORCES TALENT TO STOP PLAYING GAMES AND MAKING MONEY
With no tours, no appearances, and a lot of time on their hands, WWE Superstars found other ways to connect with fans during the pandemic and make some extra money as well as they launched their personal Twitch, YouTube, OnlyFans, and Cameo accounts.
But just like the Grinch, Vince McMahon put a stop to all of that in a very unpopular decision that might come back to bite him back in the ass down the line. In an e-mail to the whole roster, McMahon ordered everyone to stop doing what they’re doing and hand over their accounts to WWE. One individual, Zelina Vega, defied the order and was fired, but not before she managed to send a tweet that she supports unionization. A few minutes later, WWE tweeted that Vega was fired.
Andrew Young, the former U.S. presidential candidate, also fired a warning at McMahon, saying that if Biden won the presidency – and he did – he’d be looking into the corrupt labor practices at WWE after taking a personal interest in the whole Twitch/Cameo/YouTube story.
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