History TearJerker / WWE

16th Apr '16 9:34:29 AM Yunochan
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* On the 02/08/16 RAW, hearing Daniel Bryan's retirement speech. There was literally people in the crowd bawling when he announced his retirement. It in especially got sad when he brought up his father as well. It also was so hard to watch seeing as Daniel was even trying to hold back tears as best as he could. Watch the speech for yourself, it's quite sad.

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* On the 02/08/16 RAW, hearing Daniel Bryan's retirement speech. There was literally people in the crowd bawling when he announced his retirement. It in especially got sad when he brought up his father as well. It also was so hard to watch seeing as Daniel was even trying to hold back tears as best as he could. Watch the speech for yourself, it's quite sad.sad.
* As much shit as Zack Ryder gets [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xce4xyrmx4Q this]] interview posted on WWE's own Youtube channel about his battle with cancer is tearjerking. It's even harder when you've actually dealt with cancer yourself, or know friends or family who were/are battling cancer themselves.
15th Mar '16 2:49:54 PM Yunochan
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* The implosion of Wrestling/TheShield, as well as much of the fall-out. Many of the group's fans had come to enjoy the extremely tight-knit friendship and brotherhood between Wrestling/DeanAmbrose, Wrestling/RomanReigns, and Wrestling/SethRollins, and while everyone knew the team had to break up sooner or later, the way it ([[ShockingSwerve abruptly]]) did seemed specifically designed to break those fans' hearts in order to get ''major'' heat for [[FaceHeelTurn Seth]]. He rubs salt in the wounds by claiming they were [[FalseFriend never really his brothers]], just business partners, and feeling no guilt or regret over stabbing them in the back. Even more depressing is the the theory found [[Fridge/TheShield here]] that the reason why Roman put off going after Seth himself and [[TheArtifact kept]] many of the Shield's signature aspects (theme music, attire, entrance through the crowd, a one-man version of the Symbol of Excellence,[[note]]Each member of the Shield extending their fists in a sort of three-man fist-bump[[/note]] a variant of the "Believe in the Shield" CatchPhrase, and still going after the goals they had before they broke up) is because he is in denial and trying to stick to the same routine he and his friends had to avoid facing the full reality of the situation with them.

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* The implosion of Wrestling/TheShield, as well as much of the fall-out. Many of the group's fans had come to enjoy the extremely tight-knit friendship and brotherhood between Wrestling/DeanAmbrose, Wrestling/RomanReigns, and Wrestling/SethRollins, and while everyone knew the team had to break up sooner or later, the way it ([[ShockingSwerve abruptly]]) did seemed specifically designed to break those fans' hearts in order to get ''major'' heat for [[FaceHeelTurn Seth]]. He rubs salt in the wounds by claiming they were [[FalseFriend never really his brothers]], just business partners, and feeling no guilt or regret over stabbing them in the back. Even more depressing is the the theory found [[Fridge/TheShield here]] that the reason why Roman put off going after Seth himself and [[TheArtifact kept]] many of the Shield's signature aspects (theme music, attire, entrance through the crowd, a one-man version of the Symbol of Excellence,[[note]]Each member of the Shield extending their fists in a sort of three-man fist-bump[[/note]] a variant of the "Believe in the Shield" CatchPhrase, and still going after the goals they had before they broke up) is because he is in denial and trying to stick to the same routine he and his friends had to avoid facing the full reality of the situation with them.them.
* On the 02/08/16 RAW, hearing Daniel Bryan's retirement speech. There was literally people in the crowd bawling when he announced his retirement. It in especially got sad when he brought up his father as well. It also was so hard to watch seeing as Daniel was even trying to hold back tears as best as he could. Watch the speech for yourself, it's quite sad.
17th Oct '15 3:13:23 PM StarTreker
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* The tribute [=RAW=] for OwenHart, and tribute [=RAW=] and [=SmackDown=] for EddieGuerrero.

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* The tribute [=RAW=] for OwenHart, and tribute [=RAW=] and [=SmackDown=] for EddieGuerrero.
14th Oct '15 9:33:30 PM Yunochan
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**Heck, just seeing everyone trying to hold back tears(sometimes unsuccessfully) during Eddie's tribute video is a tearjerker.
27th Jul '15 3:35:48 PM Nyame
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** When you think about it, Randy being chosen as the "Face" of the company was very strange. Yes, Randy had the looks and the lineage -- but Randy is, no matter how you look at it, ''old''. Not "old" old like Ric Flair, but old in the sense that he's been in the company for a ''very'' long time. He has, more than once, consistently proven that he can't handle the responsibility, in spite of being one of the WWE's biggest stars, because he can't stay out of his own way, and the fans, no matter how much they love him, want someone ''new''. Plus, he isn't the ''only'' guy in the WWE that has the characteristics that the Authority wishes to have in their chosen champion. Randy being chosen was likely Hunter's attempt to repair their relationship, which has been strained for ''years'' thanks to Evolution's messy breakup, and Randy being ousted from a stable by Hunter ''once again'' means they're back at square one, and it will be a ''very'' long time before Randy will ever truly forgive him.
28th Jun '15 9:28:05 PM SCBlue
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** The one for [[{{Unperson}} Chris Benoit]]? [[HarsherInHindsight Not so much]]. It was a massive tearjerker...at the time.

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** The one for [[{{Unperson}} Chris Benoit]]? [[HarsherInHindsight Not so much]]. It was Today it's seen as a massive tearjerker...at tearjerker, but for all the time.wrong reasons.
27th Mar '15 7:56:21 AM LongHairDontCare
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* The implosion of Wrestling/TheShield, as well as much of the fall-out. Many of the group's fans had come to enjoy the extremely tight-knit friendship and brotherhood between Wrestling/DeanAmbrose, Wrestling/RomanReigns, and Wrestling/SethRollins, and while everyone knew the team had to break up sooner or later, the way it ([[ShockingSwerve abruptly]]) did seemed specifically designed to break those fans' hearts in order to get ''major'' heat for [[FaceHeelTurn Seth]]. He rubs salt in the wounds by claiming they were [[FalseFriend never really his brothers]], just business partners, and feeling no guilt or regret over stabbing them in the back. Even more depressing is the the theory found [[Fridge/TheShield here]] that the reason why Roman put off going after Seth himself and [[TheArtifact kept]] many of the Shield's signature aspects (theme music, attire, entrance through the crowd, a one-man version of the Symbol of Excellence,[[note]]Each member of the Shield extending their fists in a sort of three-man fist-bump[[/note]] a variant of the "Believe in the Shield" CatchPhrase, and still going after the goals they had before they broke up) is because he is in denial and trying to stick to the same routine he and his friends had to avoid facing the full reality of the situation with them.
15th Feb '15 8:36:18 AM StFan
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* Near the end of the 11/3/2014 Raw, RandyOrton had essentially defected from Wrestling/TheAuthority, releasing ''months'' of pent-up aggression over being forced to ally with SethRollins, a lack of faith from TheAuthority going into WrestleMania, and never receiving his true one-on-one rematch for the WWE World Title, with his relentless assault on Rollins and the Authority's goons. When they finally have him brought down after a Rollins curb-stomp on the announce table, Stephanie tells TripleH to "finish it"...and Trips looks absolutely ''despondent'' at the idea.

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* Near the end of the 11/3/2014 Raw, RandyOrton had essentially defected from Wrestling/TheAuthority, releasing ''months'' of pent-up aggression over being forced to ally with SethRollins, a lack of faith from TheAuthority The Authority going into WrestleMania, and never receiving his true one-on-one rematch for the WWE World Title, with his relentless assault on Rollins and the Authority's goons. When they finally have him brought down after a Rollins curb-stomp on the announce table, Stephanie tells TripleH to "finish it"...and Trips looks absolutely ''despondent'' at the idea.
9th Nov '14 6:45:06 PM hillraiser2012
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** And note TripleH doesn't even lash back out at Orton for hitting him before he goes after Rollins again, Hunter trying to stop the struggle from reaching a critical point. The look of hesitation in Trips' eyes before he gives the order pretty much says, "Randy, why are you making me do this?"
9th Nov '14 6:41:39 PM hillraiser2012
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** This [[http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2053642-wwe-releases-tribute-to-young-fan-connor-the-destroyer-who-passed-away tribute]] to a young wrestling fan who passed away of cancer shortly after Wrestlemania XXX is sure to get the tears flowing too.

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** This [[http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2053642-wwe-releases-tribute-to-young-fan-connor-the-destroyer-who-passed-away tribute]] to a young wrestling fan who passed away of cancer shortly after Wrestlemania XXX is sure to get the tears flowing too.too.
* Near the end of the 11/3/2014 Raw, RandyOrton had essentially defected from Wrestling/TheAuthority, releasing ''months'' of pent-up aggression over being forced to ally with SethRollins, a lack of faith from TheAuthority going into WrestleMania, and never receiving his true one-on-one rematch for the WWE World Title, with his relentless assault on Rollins and the Authority's goons. When they finally have him brought down after a Rollins curb-stomp on the announce table, Stephanie tells TripleH to "finish it"...and Trips looks absolutely ''despondent'' at the idea.
** Regardless of their sordid history, TripleH was the one who brought Orton into Evolution, anointed him the "Face of the WWE" and did everything he could to convince Stephanie and the rest of the Authority that Orton could still be a productive member of their "family." When he uttered the line "Finish it", you could really sense the bitterness as he realizes there are no more ways he can justify Orton being with them anymore; as he and Steph walked away from the aftermath, he never even turns around because he can't bear seeing the loss of someone he's come to call a part of his "family."
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