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The toughest wrestlers in the world, get together with the hottest babes in professional wrestling to bring you two hours of exciting WCW Monday night action. High flying moves, chair shots, cat fights - WCW Nitro has it all. Written by Hollywood.

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The final broadcast of Nitro aired on Monday, 26 March 2001, which included a simulcast with WWE Raw (1993), and featured appearances by Shane McMahon, as his father, WWF owner Vince McMahon had just purchased WCW. As a WWF storyline that would include a WCW "invasion" of the WWF, Shane commented that he, and not Vince, had signed the purchasing contract. See more »

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Eric Bischoff: [Hogan is holding a "Vince Fears Bischoff" sign] That's true. He fears everyone about right now.
Hulk Hogan: Well you know... boss... friend... now that you have proven that you are the one true boss on the planet of wrestling... it's just nice to know I'm your number one henchmen.
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The best TV show in the history of our sport.
27 August 2002 | by (Parts Unknown) – See all my reviews

If it hadn't been for Nitro, we'd still be watching midcarders winning squash matches on WWF/WWE television (taped four weeks in advance).

In the last couple of years it was on TV, the critics were quick to pan Nitro, but if you look at tapes of that era (arguably its worst) and compare it to the fare dished out be the McMahon clan, you'll be wishing it was the other of the "Big Two" that folded.


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