The first Pro Wrestling show I would attend. The first Pro Wrestling show I would attend at Madison Square Garden (in the early 2000s, I attended the FILA World Freestyle Wrestling Championships at MSG) . The first World Wrestling Entertainment show I would attend. To say that I had butterflies in my stomach would be an understatement. But when my friends offered me to attend with them, i definitely could say no.
I went to the event with two friends: a female henceforth known as Hobbit and her BigBro. We arrived at 4:47 PM at Madison Square Garden when everyone was scurrying to get in. Security seemed so rushed, they barely checked Hobbit’s bag. Hobbit later remarked that she could have snuck in treats and water. I would reply vodka but she said she prefers tequila. I wouldn’t say we weren’t surprised when we discovered our seats were stools in the back of the balcony area but that’s more of MSG making silly ideas to increase revenue instead of creating a more comfortable experience adding an additional row.
I was also befuddled when Justin Roberts instead of Lilian Garcia appeared. But that is neither here nor there. Read the rest of this entry »