USA Network Admits that the Trump/Raw Angle Was a Work

Nick Paglino

The USA Network issued the following press release today. I’d file this under the category of "Duh."

USA Network Statement Re: WWE Monday Night RAW

NEW YORK, June 18 /PRNewswire/ — "USA Network and WWE issued a press release on June 16 that referred to Monday Night RAW’s storyline of a ‘sale’ of WWE’s RAW to

Donald Trump . We intended the release to be promotional for that ongoing story arc on the series. There is no such actual ‘sale’. We apologize for any confusion."

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