October 25, 2004
Des Moines, Iowa
Announcers: Jim Ross & Jerry Lawler

    • Muhammad Hassan w/Khosrow Daivari defeated Val Venis -dark match-;
    • Rhyno defeated Rodney Mack;
    • La Resistance defeated Lenny Lane & Ken Anderson;
    • Chris Benoit defeated Chuck Palumbo;

  2. FROM TABOO TUESDAY: Eric Bischoff vs Eugene Dinsmore..
    • Eric Bischoff fakes a knee injury and then kicked Eugene in the head, but that only fired him up!
    • Eugene pinned Eric Bischoff after hitting the Hulkamania leg drop..
    • The Coach decided that Eric Bischoff only had to be Eugene's servant for FIVE minutes..
    • Vince McMahon came down to make sure the head shaving stipulation was inforced..
    • Vince McMahon then punished The Coach and told him he had to wear a dress for a month!

  3. IN THE RING: General Manager Eric Bischoff..
    • Eric Bischoff says he was bought into the WWE to make an impact but everyone tries to hold him back..
    • Eric Bischoff says if anybody thinks they can do better than let's see it, because he's giving himself the night off!
    • Eric Bischoff says that for the first time since he took over, the inmates are running the asylum..

  4. IN THE RING: Evolution (Triple H & Ric Flair & Batista) + Randy Orton..
    • Triple H says he's taken it upon himself to name Evolution in charge of RAW tonight..
    • Triple H grants Ric Flair anything he wants tonight, all he has to do is name it..
    • Ric Flair says he wants Randy Orton AGAIN (Orton beat Flair in a Cage at Taboo Tuesday)..
    • Randy Orton came out to the stage and says he beat Ric Flair at Taboo Tuesday and he'll do it again..
    • Randy Orton says he, the boys in the back, or the fans will listen to the orders giving out by Evolution..
    • Randy Orton says the only thing he wants, is the World Heavyweight title back!
    • Triple H says if he wants a shot at the World title then he's got to beat Ric Flair first..
    • Randy Orton says "To be the man, ya gotta beat the man" and since he beat Flair, that makes him THE MAN!
    • Triple H says if Randy Orton wins, he gets his shot at Survivor Series, if he loses, he NEVER gets a shot ever again..
    • Randy Orton agrees..

  5. IC TITLE MATCH: Shelton Benjamin vs Chris Jericho
    • Shelton Benjamin managed to win and retain his IC title in this Taboo Tuesday rematch..
    • Chris Jericho got in Shelton Benjamin's face after the match and then shook his hand..
    • Christain arrived on the scene and attacked Shelton Benjamin and gave him the unprettier..

  6. BACKSTAGE: Eric Bischoff & The Coach are shown watching the show on a monitor..

  7. BACKSTAGE: Evolution & Christy Hemme + Chris Jericho + Other RAW Wrestlers..
    • Ric Flair says Christy Hemme looks like the kind of girl Evolution could take out al night long..
    • Christy Hemme tries to walk away but is cornered by Triple H..
    • Chris Jericho walks by and bumps into Triple H, who chases Chris Jericho down the hall..
    • Evolution corners Chris Jericho, until Maven and Chris Benoit show up to even the odds..
    • Rhyno, Tajiri, Hurricane and others also show up and Evolution decides to back down..

  8. INTERVIEW: Jim Ross (In the Ring) & Edge (via Sattelite) + Shawn Michaels (In The Ring)..
    • Edge explains that he pinned Triple H in a 6-Man Tag, plus he beat Benoit & Michaels in a 3-WAY last week..
    • Edge says he came back after a year with a broken neck, and the people booed him out of Toronto..
    • Edge says that he isn't live in Des Moines because the fans don't deserve to see him live..
    • Jim Ross then introduces Shawn Michaels, who had surgery on his knee a few days before..
    • Shawn Michaels came out on crutches and put Taboo Tuesday over as an exciting and innovative event..
    • Shawn Michaels gives a touching speech about going out night after night and doing it for the fans..
    • Shawn Michaels says it's time to proove that the wrestlers are there for the fans..
    • Shawn Michaels says two years ago he came back for himself, but this time he'll come back for the fans!

  9. INTERVIEW: Todd Grisham & Maven + Batista..
    • Maven says that he's throwing out the rule book and stepping up tonight..
    • Batista interrupts and pushes Maven out of the way, and says that tonight is all about Evolution..
    • Maven gets in Batista's face and says if he's going to make an impact it might as well be against Batista..
    • Batista brushes Maven off and continues to talk about Evolution taking over..
    • Maven then slaps Batista accross the face and challenges him to follow him out to the ring!

  10. MATCH: Batista vs Maven..
    • Maven scored the upset pinfall victory over Batista..
    • Batista went after Maven afterwards but Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho made the save..

  11. MATCH: Gene Snitsky vs William Regal..
    • Gene Snitsky attacked William Regal during his entrance and pinned him in a matter of seconds..
    • Eugene Dinsmore ran down to check on his friend..
    • Gene Snitsky said that he did what nobody could do in the past, and that is destroy KANE!
    • Gene Snitsky said the death of Kane's baby wasn't his fault, but the destruction from now on IS ALL HIS FAULT!

  12. BACKSTAGE: Eric Bischoff & The Coach are shown watching the show on a monitor..

  13. BACKSTAGE: Lita & Trish Stratus..
    • Trish Stratus finds Lita and says she noticed a little sparkle in Lita's eyes and asks if she's fallen for Kane..
    • Trish says Lita got with Matt Hardy and he was taken out, then Kane and he was taken out..
    • Trish says what she is really concerned with is Lita's weight and says she got chubby from her pregnancy..
    • Lita attacked Trish and they had a catfight and had to be separated..

  14. BACKSTAGE: Evolution (Triple H & Ric Flair & Batista)..
    • Triple H is taking a fit because of all the guy who disrespected them earlier..
    • Ric Flair tells him to forget about it and says nobody would dare interfere in his match tonight!

  15. REMATCH: Ric Flair vs Randy Orton..
    • Batista tried to interfere but Chris Benoit, Chris Jericho and Maven cut him off..
    • Triple H came in from the other side of the ring and whacked Randy Orton with a steel chair!
    • Ric Flair rolled over and drapped his arm over Orton's chest for the 1-2-3 victory..
    • Chris Benoit, Chris Jericho & Maven blocked Triple H & Ric Flair from escaping..
    • Eugene, Rosey, Hurricane, Benjamin, Rhyno & Tajiri stopped Evolution from escaping through the crowd..
    • Evolution was then surrounded by everybody and Randy Orton RKO'd Ric Flair!
    • Triple H tried to run away but everybody threw him back into the ring..
    • Benoit, Jericho, Orton & Maven took turns hitting their moves on Triple H..
    • Randy Orton finished Triple H off with a huge RKO and stood over him in celebration..

  16. And that's a wrap folks..
    • Vince McMahon missed the show due to recovering from colon surgery - Stephanie was in charge..

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