Mick Foley put my butt in this seat
Well, one night in 1999, WCW announcer Tony Schiavone announced that Mankind was set to win the WWF World Title on the other channel and smirked "that'll sure put some butts in the seats."
Almost instantly, 600,000 Americans (including moi) turned to see Mick Foley live his lifelong dream of winning the big one:
So what did we miss on Nitro? Yup, the fingerpoke of doom:
What a night. Before WCW could give fans "the finger," we gave it to them.