I like Mauro as an announcer but he seems WAY over sensitive about this stuff. I've heard he has some sort of mental health issues, so I understand why. That said, Graves just comes across as a huge prick. He doesn't know how to be interesting in any other way than stirring the crap. He also seems to have a huge ego for someone who fans generally dislike in his role.
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I think he is way too sensitive about some of the things said too or about him. You would think that someone with his experience in combat sports, that stuff would have less effect. Although, I suffer from depression and I know that it does not take much too send me down a rabbit hole.
I don't think a co-worker should be cutting you down in public. Graves' lame excuse that it was to create interbrand rivalry was ludicrous considering he built up the other members of the NXT crew to undercut Mauro. I think this was just Graves being a bully in the WWE's poisonously toxic work environment. If he really had an issue with Mauro's announcing there should be an in house way of dealing with it. If his boss had an issue and handled it in house and Mauro had a breakdown, then maybe you can make the argument he is too sensitive, but this is a uncool way to handle a Coworker with depression issues, especially in an organization that claims to be anti-bully.