[posted 8/25/10 to http://wrestlingbabylon.wordpress.com]
Thanks to David Bixenspan for the link.
The chair shots start raining down in the last couple of minutes of the seven-minute clip. The last one by the Undertaker on Chris Kanyon’s head used the unforgiving back of the steel chair, rather than the seat.
“A 9.5 on the Richter scale,” remembered a wrestling expert. The gruesome safety aspect of this incident was much discussed at the time by insiders, even though, in 2003, it came years before head trauma was a hot issue.
And this year Chris Kanyon committed suicide — just another “addict,” apparently, in Senate candidate Linda McMahon’s playbook.