Originally posted by Spaceman SpiffThe WWE won't being going out of business any time soon. The reason WCW did was that they were owned by AOL/Time Warner. They were losing money, so WCW was put up for sale. The WWE isn't owned by a parent company like that, so there's nobody to shut it down if ratings/attendance/box office earnings suffer
I think you have this backwards. WCW stayed in business despite losing money because Time Warner was supporting them.
The WWe has noone to support them so if they lose enough money they will go bankrupt.
[I'm surprised this hasn't been mentioned here yet, given what company was involved in the presser.] http://corporate.wwe.com/news/2005/2005_03_07_02.jsp STAMFORD, Conn., March 7, 2005 – World Wrestling Entertainment (NYSE: WWE)