Many initially thought the additional money was related to McMahon’s series of alleged pay-offs to women for nondisclosure agreements, but after further research, it seems more likely it’s connected to Donald Trump.
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Vince McMahon allegedly engaging in sexual relationships with a former paralegal and other women under his employ in his company — allegations that include sexual coercion and sexual harassment — has Dr. Kristoffer Ealy thinking about the way mainstream media covers wrestling.
Whether Vince McMahon, John Laurinaitis, and possibly others are held to account for their alleged transgressions depends largely on whether mainstream media reports as seriously and persistently on this “fake” world like all the “real” industries they manage to report on without puns or silly video clips, Brandon Thurston writes.
The last signal that Vince sees confidence in the next generation of McMahons seemed to fade when Stephanie announced her leave of absence
McMahon family members and investment firms. But who owns how much and how has that changed over time?