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After The Bell: Earning The Big Money In Wrestling

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Hello and Welcome to the Basement...

This is 'After The Bell'... unlike 'The RAW View' & 'Yay Or Nay For The Hall of Fame' which are wrestling blogs with a video counterparts... this is going to be a straight up blog. So 'ding ding'... let's get to the ring...

WWE Superstar Ryback has been making waves the past couple of days, primarily for being sent home due to a contract dispute... okay, fine, that happens a lot, just look at the NFL, it seems like every year there's a dozen contract dispute... the thing is, one has to understand some big things about pro wrestling... cause Ryback's reasoning is that 'winners get paid more than losers' and 'everyone should be paid equally' holds about as much water as a colander...


You see... for big time money to be paid out by the promoter to the wrestlers, the wrestlers have to do all the things necessary to make sure big houses (crowds) are consistent. One can blame the WWE writers …