8 Things Non-Fans Don't Believe About Wrestling

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  • Published: 17 August 2019
  • We know it's fake... but also, it isn't.

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Comments • 971

  • ValStarwind
    ValStarwind  6 hours back

    Had to rewind to make sure I did in fact see Repo man Jasmine.

    • Psy Kari
      Psy Kari  1 weeks back

      Did Flair retire at WrestleMania 34? I thought it was 24

      • Prabij Shrestha
        Prabij Shrestha  1 weeks back

        Hey Simon you look like Johnny sins

        • Fu Judge
          Fu Judge  1 weeks back

          Did anyone else look through the comments to see if there were any salty americans reacting to simon calling "soccer" football?

          • Raja Ashakir
            Raja Ashakir  1 weeks back

            3:13 Malaysia Airlines

            • Matt Smith
              Matt Smith  2 weeks back

              I love telling people who say "Wrestling's fake," that, "So is any show with 'Reality' in the genre."

              • Lyubomir Ivanchev
                Lyubomir Ivanchev  2 weeks back

                Complaining about wrestling being fake is like complaining that people aren't killed for real in action movies. It's entertaniment, it's supposed to be like that!

                • pitbull98
                  pitbull98  2 weeks back

                  About 5 minutes in you mispronounced soccer.

                  • DJ Kane LS
                    DJ Kane LS  2 weeks back

                    "We know it's fake... but also, it isn't.
                    " But it is, and I say this as a fan. Sure there are mishaps and accidents that are real but wrestling itself is scripted show. The fact that the accidents that happen *are* accidents only proves it. And I'm not brushing it off as "fake nonsense", I mean it can be brilliantly nonsensical at times and that's why we love it... But I don't see why people get so defensive (or offensive for that matter) about it's fictionality. Nobody does it for any other form of entertainment.

                    • Kick Nay
                      Kick Nay  2 weeks back

                      I took my dad to WrestleMania 31, he’s not even close to a fan of wrestling, & before we went he said he really didn’t get the point of it. After Levi Stadium he said I get it now, just suspend your belief for one evening, buy into the performance and it’s amazing. Plus he had no idea how popular it was, as we live in the UK!

                      • Kick Nay
                        Kick Nay  2 weeks back

                        Ric Flair retired at WrestleMania 24, not 34!!

                        • Eduardo Olifant
                          Eduardo Olifant  3 weeks back

                          A lot of non-fans don’t know just how tough wrestlers actually are (going back to the whole “it’s fake” thing they downplay how legit a lot of workers really are)

                          • Jac Schroeder
                            Jac Schroeder  3 weeks back

                            Pretty sure ric flair retired at wrestlemania 24

                            • Kayla McAllister
                              Kayla McAllister  3 weeks back

                              It's fake for winning..but they are still human and even if the dangerous stunts are stunts, its gotta still hurt like hell

                              • The Freakkin Man
                                The Freakkin Man  3 weeks back

                                My friends don’t watch wrestling because it’s fake.

                                So I don’t watch movies anymore

                                • Jroc
                                  Jroc  3 weeks back

                                  ppl dont understand that it being fake isnt a big deal

                                  • Norm
                                    Norm  3 weeks back

                                    They make plenty enough to buy tickets
                                    Their health insurance would be rediculously expensive to pay for everyone's
                                    It's fake, now and then they do fist fight for real if they get pissed at each other

                                    • gamerkid 6860
                                      gamerkid 6860  3 weeks back

                                      Uu

                                      • Daniel Dimino
                                        Daniel Dimino  3 weeks back

                                        The only thing fake about wrestling is that the finishes and endings are planned out... Other than that theres nothing fake about it and those guys and gals all get hurt alot and really badly sometimes

                                        • Dewight Sheffield
                                          Dewight Sheffield  3 weeks back

                                          Just remember wrestlers are kind of like stunt men . They are like an actor also the matches are predetermined. They can & really do get injuries . Such as pulled muscles & springed & broken finger wrist . Twisted ankles .They have actually had many neck & back injuries .Yes they cut thier head to cause bleeding .So it is important to know how to lift a wrestler or throw a wrestler& even know how to take a fall or bump . They also do get concussions .Some have actually broke ribs ..So anyone who thinks wrestling is fake put you on some boots & go to pro wrestling school try it for a month . Some wrestlers travel schedule is so busy they don't get no personal time or family time . Try traveling 310 day or more in a year that will ware you out. So I say wrestling matches are predetermined. Not fake

                                          • Peka Hauhnar
                                            Peka Hauhnar  4 weeks back

                                            8:11 Razor Ramon looks like Randy Orton.

                                            • kinglyfe da p
                                              kinglyfe da p  4 weeks back

                                              Well wrestling is fake in the sense that its scripted and they do things to minimize pain but they are still in their getting hurt slamming their bodies around and shedding real blood

                                              • kinglyfe da p
                                                kinglyfe da p  4 weeks back

                                                I hope you guys make videos About Aew when they launch

                                                • Patrick Ryan
                                                  Patrick Ryan  4 weeks back

                                                  I think the funniest thing a Nonfan once tried to tell me was "The people in the crowd aren't actual fans. They're background actors that WWE hires, that's why they act like it's real"








                                                  I stood there......in silence....Untill I just kinda smiled and said "Then where, if I may ask, do all the people who bought the tickets go?" He shut up real quick.

                                                  • King Amire
                                                    King Amire  2 weeks back

                                                    Can you give him a nice sweet chin music in the name of wrestling

                                                • HeelDashing
                                                  HeelDashing  4 weeks back

                                                  Only time i get emotional during wrestling is when a booking decision i don't agree with is made, it ranges between slightly and highly annoyed.

                                                  • lawrence davidson
                                                    lawrence davidson  4 weeks back

                                                    non fans can eat shit and fluck off

                                                    • Vikas Jethani
                                                      Vikas Jethani  4 weeks back

                                                      Its scripted

                                                      • Luke Goodwin
                                                        Luke Goodwin  4 weeks back

                                                        When someone tells me wrestling is fake I say

                                                        Go take a bump then tell me it’s fake

                                                        • The Fad Gamer
                                                          The Fad Gamer  4 weeks back

                                                          Now that difiant is no more let's tweet wwe to get simon a shot at nxtuk

                                                          • Adrian Benningfield
                                                            Adrian Benningfield  4 weeks back

                                                            The video games can be fun past that meh.

                                                            • Frozen Ducky
                                                              Frozen Ducky  4 weeks back

                                                              i am more curious about the thumbnail then anythin else

                                                              • JamesDeathMajor !
                                                                JamesDeathMajor !  4 weeks back

                                                                Thats why it's blood sweat and tears

                                                                • iGGy eo
                                                                  iGGy eo  4 weeks back

                                                                  WWE fans aren't built tough anymore..they aren't built to grind.

                                                                  • Tham 18
                                                                    Tham 18  4 weeks back

                                                                    I'm a simple guy, Saw Becky on the thumbnail and clicked

                                                                    • Philip Defibaugh
                                                                      Philip Defibaugh  4 weeks back

                                                                      There was a wrestling mag back in the 80's showed you exactly how to blade yourself in the ring.

                                                                      • IMDARKFIRE007
                                                                        IMDARKFIRE007  4 weeks back

                                                                        Blading is older than most people think...Flair was doing it for decades, all that tape on his fingers/wrist usually concealed a blade. As for the fake thing, Sting said it best..."falling 9 or 10 feet and landing on a half inch thick mat over concrete doesn't tickle". Wrestling is like magic, an entertaining illusion...but people get hurt and they die. Ask the family of Rey Mysterio's opponent how fake it is, man died at his hands. Non wrestling fans...hmm most never believe I watch for anything but the women's division.

                                                                        • TWC Gone Boyz
                                                                          TWC Gone Boyz  4 weeks back

                                                                          I am offended
                                                                          22 people... fck u

                                                                          • Alex TheGreat
                                                                            Alex TheGreat  4 weeks back

                                                                            Saying wrestlers drive and rent cars doesnt mean they pay for them

                                                                            • Richie
                                                                              Richie  4 weeks back

                                                                              Most people are not aware of the women's evolution, they think women are still being horribly objectified.

                                                                              • William Copeland
                                                                                William Copeland  4 weeks back

                                                                                If they think it's fake tell him to watch ciampa vs. Gargano their matches are brutal while it may be scripted they take some hard bumps

                                                                                • A A
                                                                                  A A  4 weeks back

                                                                                  All you lot saying films are fake and stuff atleast they know how to act the storylines in wwe make no sense atleast back in the days they made sense

                                                                                  • CR7 Mania
                                                                                    CR7 Mania  4 weeks back

                                                                                    Non-wrestling fans and even some fans believe weapons e.g. chairs tables and ladders to be fake

                                                                                    • Owkeydi
                                                                                      Owkeydi  4 weeks back

                                                                                      the bleeding of Shane McMahon vs Kurt Angle is by the glass that broke when Shane was thrown by Kurt Angle. not by blade

                                                                                      • Nick Dragon
                                                                                        Nick Dragon  4 weeks back

                                                                                        Michaels vs Flair is my all time favourite match

                                                                                        • dbgrfdg
                                                                                          dbgrfdg  4 weeks back

                                                                                          it might hurt, but it's still fake...

                                                                                          • Jeff Bellefontaine
                                                                                            Jeff Bellefontaine  4 weeks back

                                                                                            JBL vs Eddie Guerrero looked like a Manson Family crime scene

                                                                                            • Joe Vega
                                                                                              Joe Vega  4 weeks back

                                                                                              They dont believe Mae Young actually gave birth to a hand!!!!!!

                                                                                              • Nicholas Antoski
                                                                                                Nicholas Antoski  4 weeks back

                                                                                                Non wrestling fans only comebacks are that wrestling fake lol