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    The whole WWE Board of Directors deal

    Am I the only one who thinks it's as lame as the Anonymous Raw General Manager? It's just another attempt at injecting the product with some sort of "realism," but instead is another way of insulting the audience's intellegence. I don't think boards of directors actually worry about firing, hiring or disciplining the grunts of the company unless they find them in a position where they can affect their stock. I dunno, I don't follow business politics.

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    Well the Board of Directors is a real group of people that really do have legal voting power within the WWE. Of course Vince and his family own over 50% of the share which gives them ultimate voting power, but yes the Board of Directors do indeed have a say of whats going on in the company. Are the in-depth with looking at the stories and what not? No, not really, but they still have a say if they choose too. All they care about is the financials of the company.
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    Quote Originally Posted by vikingsman18 View Post
    Well the Board of Directors is a real group of people that really do have legal voting power within the WWE. Of course Vince and his family own over 50% of the share which gives them ultimate voting power, but yes the Board of Directors do indeed have a say of whats going on in the company. Are the in-depth with looking at the stories and what not? No, not really, but they still have a say if they choose too. All they care about is the financials of the company.
    Sure, but in storylines they've become this invisible collective of authority, like the ARGM. Why have an on screen GM at all when you have some supposed higher power that makes disciplinary decisions?

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    They generally come in for the big things.

    Like the AJ Lee thing - they obviously couldn't go to AJ Lee to punish AJ Lee
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    It's just something that WWE uses as an easy way out.

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    Anything so that VKM thinks he actually owns the NFL ahaha

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    Quote Originally Posted by Automatic View Post
    It's just something that WWE uses as an easy way out.
    This. They are some mythical group of billionaires that run wild.

    To the OP, they can't be as lame as the anonymous GM because they have actually be referenced years before. They have always been used as a "higher power" as they are actually more powerful than Vince (as a collective).

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    Quote Originally Posted by dragonsrevenge View Post
    Am I the only one who thinks it's as lame as the Anonymous Raw General Manager? It's just another attempt at injecting the product with some sort of "realism," but instead is another way of insulting the audience's intellegence. I don't think boards of directors actually worry about firing, hiring or disciplining the grunts of the company unless they find them in a position where they can affect their stock. I dunno, I don't follow business politics.

    A rouge ref not big enough for the top dogs to get called in?

    "Sirs/Madams, we have a referee doing what they want - making impromptu calls and disrupting the matches."

    WE DON'T CARE, LET HIM RUN THE COMPANY!

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    Well except the board actually does exist!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cabers View Post
    Well except the board actually does exist!
    So do the police but WWE insists on fake ones of those too.


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