“Don’t Get Under My Skin”: Millionaire WWE Legend Once Warned Donald Trump During Their First Meeting

Published 10/02/2022, 2:57 PM EDT

From being a member of the WWE Hall of Fame to serving as the 45th President of the United States, Donald Trump has led one of the most intriguing lives. Trump, a close friend of Vince McMahon, is one of the most well-known individuals to have engaged in professional wrestling and is also quite passionate about it. Notably, he competed in a match with The Big Man and shaved McMahon’s hair.

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However, despite being the prominent person in the company. Once, WWE legend Stone Cold Steve Austin warned him during his first confrontation in the company.

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For those who are unaware, Trump and McMahon had a feud that took place in 2007, WrestleMania 23. And both sides formally agreed to the Battle of the Billionaire contract before the match. Subsequently, Austin rushed to the stage during the contract signing and warned the former US President.

What warning did Stone Cold give to Donald Trump?

The Texas Rattlesnake rushed onto the stage, snatched the mic out of Mr. McMahon’s hands, did a formal introduction, and informed Trump that he was now in his arena. Thus, Austin would decide how to act and deal with others, and he urged Trump not to frustrate him.

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He stated, “You know Donald lately I have been seeing you on TV shows and all you got to say is tell the people, you are fired. Let me tell you something, you not gonna told Stone Cold fired, because I don’t work for you. He never gonna work for you.”

“Do you understand what I’m saying? I think it’s only fair to give a man fair warning, so I’m gonna break it down to you like this. Donald in this ring don’t get under my skin. Don’t rub me the wrong way. Don’t ruffle my feathers. Basically, long story short, I’m telling you not p*** me off.”

Austin, however, cautioned him. After the end of the bout between Bobby Lashley and Umaga, Lashley was hailed as the Trump representative. To shave McMahon’s head, Austin joined the WWE Hall of Fame. Indeed, it was among the most well-known matches in the company’s history.

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Adarsh Ojha

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Adarsh Ojha is a WWE and AEW Author at EssentiallySports. Before joining EssentiallySports, he gained valuable experience at Zee Entertainment and Awadh TV as a copywriter. An ardent fan of John Cena, Adarsh has earned his bachelor's degree in Broadcast and Communication.

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