The Smackdown tapings didn't happen on Tuesday, but on Thursday they did a live show with no angles, just some kick ass wrestling. The point was, America had to move on and not just give up after 9/11. Stephanie cut a horrible promo comparing the plight of America to the plight of the McMahon family during the steroid trials of the late 80s. The rest of the show was pretty good, and it was the first break I got from continuous CNN updates.
Batista is in a gym, talking to a clueless about WWE female interviewer. He is doing promos for No Mercy and the upcoming European tour. Batista says he collects vintage lunch boxes and superhero memorabilia.