In the Six Feet Under podcast, The Undertaker shared a fascinating story about a bet he had with Vince McMahon. McMahon is a person who knew how to surprise us many times, so this story does not surprise us. “We made a bet, with all this going on, the trial and everything,” Undertaker said.
“He was a Washington Redskins [Washing Commanders] fan. I’m a Dallas Cowboys fan. We bet. Dallas beats Washington. I think we bet $100, a gentleman’s bet, $100. That joker, in the midst of all this going on, paid me my $100.
You know how he paid me? In pennies”. - he said.
The Undertaker on Vince McMahon: Ha paid his debit in pennies
Vince McMahon's decision to pay The Undertaker in pennies after losing the bet is a testament to his unique and creative approach to handling situations.
It's a quirky and unexpected response that showcases McMahon's knack for making things entertaining, even outside the wrestling ring. The fact that it surprised and fascinated The Undertaker highlights the charismatic and unpredictable nature of McMahon's personality.
"He made someone carry a jar of pennies, $100 worth of pennies, to TV and then give it to me. He was testifying that day, which is why he wasn’t there. He paid his debt. One of his favorite things to do was to rib me. Could you imagine, with all that going on, to even have the mental capacity to think, ‘I’m going to pay him $100 in pennies.’ I’m on the road back then, like 35 days in a row, what am I going to do with a pickle jar full of pennies? That’s Vince”.
McMahon has made similar moves many times in his career. It is certain that many similar stories like this one will emerge in the future, providing us with a deeper understanding of Vince McMahon's character and work.