Michael Shawn Hickenbottom (born July 22, ), better known by his ring name Shawn .. The match ended in controversial fashion, with Michaels hitting Undertaker to show as Michaels told the WWF fans what happened at SummerSlam was an . Three days later on SmackDown!, Angle defeated Jannetty, after Angle. Before there was the Undertaker, before the Wrestlemania streak, before Besides, the worst that could happen is that we didn't like it there, and we He was a legit guy, and would never wrestle less than forty minutes because he who coincidentally had been dating Don Jardine for about eight months. The Undertaker during a recent interview recounted his various injuries and probably eight years where I averaged over dates a year gone on the road. I' d be out sometimes 30, 40 days and that's working every night.
Afterwards, however, Triple H attacked him with a sledgehammer and Michaels was carried out of the ring. In the weeks preceding the match, Triple H claimed that, several years earlier, Kane had an unrequited relationship with a woman named Katie Vick. The angle was very unpopular with fans,  and was de-emphasized before the title match.
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Triple H went on to defeat Kane at No Mercy, unifying the two titles. The group was pushed on Raw from to and the height of their dominance occurred after Armageddonwhere every member of Evolution left the pay-per-view holding a title.
The two met in a Last Man Standing rematch at the Royal Rumblewhere both failed to answer the then count, so Triple H retained the title as a result. He went on to defeat Eugene at SummerSlam. He then regained the championship from Orton at Unforgiven after interference from Evolution.
Also that same night, his stablemate Batista won the Royal Rumble matchthus earning a world title match at WrestleMania After the match, Triple H turned on Flair hitting Flair with a sledgehammer, sparking a feud between the duo. In this match Cena was booed by the crowd, while Triple H got heavily cheered. Angered at his loss, a bloodied Triple H used his sledgehammer to attack both Edge and Cena and then performed a number of DX crotch chops. They then again defeated the McMahons at SummerSlamwithstanding the attack of several wrestlers who assaulted them before the match as directed by Mr.
However, at the start of the night, Triple H decided to challenge newly named WWE Champion Randy Orton, reigniting his rivalry with Orton that had been interrupted following his injury. Triple H won the match, winning his eleventh world championship and sixth WWE Championship,  and then defended his title against Umaga in his regularly scheduled match after Mr.
McMahon declared the match to be for the WWE title. During the match, SmackDown general manager Vickie Guerrero announced that Edge had returned and introduced him into the contest. Hardy interfered and hit Triple H with a steel chair meant for Edge, thus costing him the title after a days reign and resulting in Edge winning his sixth world title. Ross asked Triple H how he felt seeing that footage, in response, he broke character after 5 years of marriage by admitting that Vince McMahon is his father-in-law, that Shane is his brother-in-law, and that Stephanie is his wife, thus creating a rivalry between Triple H and Orton.
Beginning his career as a villain, The Undertaker eventually saw thelight after failing to bring down popular American religion Hulkamania. Soon after, The Undertaker took up woodworking, designing the props for his signature type of battle — a casket match which only ends when you slam your opponent inside of, well — a casket. The Undertaker died by his own sword, literally.
At the Royal Rumble pay-per-view supercard, he was murdered by a slew of eclectic evil Superstars, led by a pound Samoan sumo wrestler named Yokozuna no truth to the rumor that his cousin was an American politician named President and slammed into a special double-wide, double-deep casket Yokozuna was really, really obese, you see to let the audience know that he was dead.
His body would rise from the dead that summer to conquer an imposter before getting his revenge on Yokozuna by shoving his hefty carcass into another handmade fatty casket with the help of meme megastar Chuck Norris in November A carpenter who died for our sins before resurrecting himself from the dead? At least it was an original story. Whether it be a mixed-martial-artist representing a rival pay-per-view product, the Internal Revenue Service, Sasquatch, or more obese people, The Undertaker spent years of his life fighting the moral enemies of the aforementioned Vince McMahon because what better way to convince the world that your viewpoint is the correct one than to make your theoretical opposites appear to be mediocre at phony combat sports?
Like we all do when going through big life changes, The Undertaker chose to experiment with his fashion choices. For a time, he would switch to a leather costume, hovering to the ring with wings. Things would really change for The Undertaker when Paul Bearer introduced his giant half-brother Kane to wrestling fans in October Paul Bearer took the time to spend years leading The Undertaker to a successful career in professional athletics instead of taking five minutes of his life to report this heinous crime to the authorities.
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Like all soccer dads, Bearer was looking out for his son. Despite this, Michaels was low-blowed after hugging with Chris Jericho.
However, Bischoff reversed the decision due to both men's shoulders being on the mat. Angered by this, Michaels attacked Ric Flair and Bischoff. He was subsequently fired by Bischoff but rehired by Steve Austin. The former DX partners both came up short in the match, however, as Benoit won the championship.
A triple threat WrestleMania rematch for the title took place in April at Backlash in Benoit's hometown of Edmontonwhere Benoit successfully retained it, forcing Michaels to submit to a Sharpshooter. In seeking revenge, Angle re-entered the ring and eliminated Michaels, and thus placed him in an ankle lock submission hold, outside the ring. Bischoff refused to schedule such a match and instead told Michaels to find a partner.
Michaels then made a plea for Hulk Hogan to come back and team with him. Michaels left the ring to allow Hogan to celebrate with the crowd, and Michaels once again became a fan favorite.
Afterwards, he challenged Angle to a sudden death overtime, but Angle refused and walked out. He was part of Team Raw at Survivor Series in a losing effort. Michaels said he was only being loyal to his company, he had moved on, and McMahon should move on as well.Timothy Goodman: 40 Days of Dating in 400 Seconds [PSFK 2014]