June 18, 2009
USA clarifies WWE-Trump sale remarks
The USA Network Thursday apologized for confusing statements it made regarding the fictional sale of its
WWE Monday Night RAW program to Donald Trump.
USA Network and WWE issued a press release on June 16 that referred to 'Monday Night RAW's' storyline of a 'sale' of 'WWE's RAW' to Donald Trump, the network said in a statement.
We intended the release to be promotional for that ongoing story arc on the series. There is no such actual 'sale.' We apologize for any confusion.