AEW’s Tony Khan couldn’t help from poking fun at Vince McMahon and his retirement.
On Friday afternoon, the 77-year-old McMahon announced that he was retiring from the WWE effective immediately.
— Vince McMahon (@VinceMcMahon) July 22, 2022
Vince McMahon is retiring from WWE. Here’s his full statement: pic.twitter.com/7037pCYG5y
— philip lewis (@Phil_Lewis_) July 22, 2022
It didn’t take Khan long to capitalize on Vince’s retirement to promote himself and AEW.
Thanks to you wrestling fans and your great support of @AEW, I’m grateful to now be the longest-tenured CEO in pro wrestling.
Thank you very much to every single person who watches @AEWonTV!
— Tony Khan (@TonyKhan) July 22, 2022
Khan’s tweet got some interesting reactions from wrestling fans.
— Arrest Gasly (@AMWahab185) July 22, 2022
— James Morris-King (@NeuralHandshake) July 22, 2022
I'm not sure if he was trying to be funny or if he was serious, but this was pretty childish and stupid. https://t.co/jWtFVActya
— Jimmy Van (@jimmyvan74) July 22, 2022