“I want my country back.”

Sept. 28, 1991

Slaughter loses the WWE Championship to a star spangled Hulk Hogan at WrestleMania VII and watches the United States soundly defeat Iraq in the Gulf War. After months of soul searching, Slaughter pleads with WWE fans to take him back by saying, “I want my country back.” The WWE Universe gives Sarge a chance to prove his patriotism and he does, immediately doing battle with Col. Mustafa.

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