|By Marc Middleton | January 10, 2013 | Comments|
- Wade Barrett says his new nickname is The Prince. Here are a few tweets from last night with a quote from Niccolo Machiavelli's The Prince:
"As Intercontinental Champion, I am effectively 'The Prince' of @WWE. Beware the Machiavellian wiles of 'The Prince'."
"Wade Barrett: #ThePrince and heir to the @WWE throne."
"'If an injury has to be done to a man, it should be so severe that his vengeance need not be feared.' #ThePrince"
"I had a match against Tommy Dreamer for a company (AWE Night Of Legends in October, 2011) just over a year ago, and that truly and honestly is my last match. That said, there's no point in being an idiot; if somebody approached me offering an extreme amount of money to wrestle, I'd be a fool not to. Take into consideration too that the quicker I'd lose, the more money I'd walk away with! Think about that! I am retired, but if some idiot wants to go ahead and give me much more than I'm worth, well then I'd take it from them! What I've often thought about it having one more show, where I'd sell the tickets for one million dollars a piece. If I sell one ticket, then I go ahead and I wrestle. If I don't sell any, I don't wrestle! Seriously, I am retired for good, but that doesn't sound like too bad of an idea."
Got a news tip or correction? Send it to us by clicking here.
CM Punk And Colt Cabana On "Maron" Videos, Stardust Pulled, Paige, Seth Rollins Talks His Diet
Former UFC Fighter Wants Chael Sonnen In GFW, Former WWE Star At Next GFW Taping, Bullet Club
Rey Mysterio Talks WWE Departure, Finally Facing Myzteziz At AAA TripleMania
Ten Things WWE Wants Fans To Forget About John Cena
Longtime TNA Wrestler Leaves The Company
Daniel Bryan Talks Wanting Brand Split, Which Title Should Be On SmackDown, Cesaro, More
Miesha Tate Talks Wardrobe Malfunciton, Ronda Rousey Gets Huge Reaction In Brazil, Big WSOF Fight
Rob Van Dam Confirms His WWE Status, Comments On Possibly Retiring From The Ring
Bray Wyatt's Sister Reportedly Gets A WWE Tryout
Backstage Update On Sting And WWE SummerSlam, Why WWE Wanted Sting On Roman Reigns' Team, More
John Cena Undergoes Surgery, Why Match Was Nixed On WWE SmackDown
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Offers His Thoughts On Hulk Hogan Controversy