Vince McMahon Invites Michelle Obama to WWE Headquarters



By MarcMiddleton · Saturday, October 16, 2010 · 2 Comments
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- World Wrestling Entertainment issued the following press release Friday announcing that Vince McMahon has extended an invitation to First Lady Michelle Obama to visit the company’s corporate headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut while she is in town this Monday.

WWE® Invites First Lady Michelle Obama to Visit Headquarters

STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE) today announced that CEO and Chairman Vince McMahon has extended an invitation to First Lady Michelle Obama for this Monday, October 18 while she is in town, to visit the company’s corporate headquarters in Stamford, CT, and discuss WWE’s corporate outreach initiatives. These programs include outreach to at-risk youth, support for military troops and their families and partnerships with the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Muscular Dystrophy Association, The Young Adult Library Services Association and others.

“Given President Obama’s previous appearance on ‘Monday Night Raw’, and WWE’s dedication to giving back to the community we welcome the opportunity to speak candidly with the First Lady and educate her about WWE’s initiatives that focus on children and families,” said Vince McMahon, WWE CEO and Chairman. “We hope to learn more from the First Lady about the important initiatives she is leading.”












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 MadAdamIntercontinental Champion4 years agoLikeReply
 
That would be like me inviting wrestlers to my place the next time they wrestle in Australia.
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 fawk yewX Division Champion4 years agoLikeReply
 
^ yea really.... it'd be funny if she goes... and since its live, and vince "loves giving back to the community"she asks him on live tv if he'd pay 1/1000th of that weeks unemloyment ....
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