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Booker T comments on Hulk Hogan’s racist remarks

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Booker T shared his opinions on the dismissal of Hulk Hogan and said that he was shocked by what Hogan has said. The history between Booker, Hogan, and the n-word dates back to nearly two decades ago when Booker, part of the Harlem Heat, told Hulk that, “we’re coming for you n*gger” during a live broadcast. As soon as Booker said the word he...

Booker T apologizes for Owen Hart remark on Raw

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An Owen Hart reference on Monday Night Raw by Booker T sparked controversy leading to the former 5 time WCW champion to apologize on Twitter. The whole thing started when JBL said that Neville could very well become the first high flying King of the Ring. Realizing that Owen was a King of the Ring winner and a high flyer himself, JBL then...

WWE 24 takes a look at Booker T in new episode tonight

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The second episode of the behind-the-scenes WWE 24 WWE Network series debuts tonight featuring WWE Hall of Famer Booker T in an episode titled, “Booker T: Sentenced To Greatness.” The 30 minute program starts right after Monday Night Raw and will take a look at Booker T’s younger days when he was in prison and then his road to becoming a...

Booker T doing color commentary on Raw tonight

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Can you dig it, sucka? Booker T will be handling color commentary tonight on Monday Night Raw, replacing Jerry “The King” Lawler who was hospitalized last week with diverticulitis. “No #RAW pre or post show for me tonight. Don’t worry though, you can get your Booker T fix on RAW! I’m doing commentary! DIG THAT SUCKAS,” Booker...

Booker T honored by City of Houston yesterday before Smackdown

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Booker T was honored by the City of Houston yesterday before the Smackdown tapings at the Toyota Center with July 25, 2013, officially designated as “Booker T. Day.” The WWE Hall of Famer was presented with an official proclamation from the City of Houston outside of the Toyota Center during a 10 minute ceremony. WWE announcer Michael...

Booker T undergoes another arm surgery

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WWE Hall of Famer and Smackdown GM Booker T wrote on Twitter that he underwent surgery to repair a triceps tear and everything went well. The former five time WCW champion has been out of action for a few weeks and at the end of April had surgery on his elbow to fix “20 years of Spinaroonies” as he properly put it at the...

Booker T gives fans a spinaroonie to close his HOF segment

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The third person to get honored at the Hall of Fame was former five time, five time, five time, five time, five time WCW champion Booker T, inducted by his older brother Stevie Ray. The former one half of the Harlem Heat looked genuinely excited to be there to honor his brother and recounted a few stories of when they were kids. Ray said that they...

Booker T announced for the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2013

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The latest person to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2013 is the one and only Booker T! The announcement came yesterday during the live Monday Night RAW. Booker T made his professional wrestling debut in 1989 and his and his brother’s hiring at the Global Wrestling Federation put them on the map. In 1993, Booker T and his...