Yes we know that this man should NEVER have had the WCW World Heavyweight Championship and the booking at that promotion’s timeframe could be considered among the worst in wrestling history. Still, Arquette’s cross promotion did bring attention to WCW and his on screen persona was better than half of the roster at the time. Arquette likely knows he had no business being the Champion but considering that he at least respected the industry and that the WCW World Title had a small fraction of worth left, it could have been much worse. Actually, wasn’t it when Vince Russo was the champ?
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132. Hardcore Holly
Saddled with one of the worst gimmicks in WWE history (which says a lot), Bob Holly was going nowhere as the happy race car driver, Thurman “Sparky” Plugg. As the Attitude Era emerged, Holly was allowed to develop a more hardcore style thus becoming the aptly named Hardcore Holly. Holly’s take no prisoners attitude seemed like a natural fit and…Comments (1)