TOP TEN: Biggest Moments Of The Monday Night Wars

Nick Paglino

10. Rick Rude Appears on Raw and Nitro

On November 17, 1997, a clean-shaven Rude appeared live on Nitro and criticized the WWF (in response to the "Montreal Screwjob"), calling the company the "Titanic" (a reference to Titan Sports, as the WWF’s parent company was then known, as a sinking ship), even mentioning Michaels by name at one point. An hour later on Raw (which aired on a six-day tape delay), Rude appeared unshaven.

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