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WWE Monday Night RAW
The show's name also refers to the SmackDown brand , to which WWE employees are assigned to work and perform. It will return to over-the-air broadcast television on October 4, , filling the entirety of the Fox Friday night schedule. The show was formerly broadcast on Thursday nights, but moved to Friday on September 9, , before returning to Thursdays on January 15, SmackDown has been broadcast from arenas, in cities and towns, in seven countries the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Iraq in and for Tribute to the Troops , Japan in , Italy in , and Mexico in Prior to switching to the current live format, taped episodes premiered a few hours earlier in Ireland and the United Kingdom and a day earlier in Australia, Canada, Singapore , and Philippines than the United States, due to time differences. For international broadcast listings, see below. The show celebrated its 15th anniversary on October 10, ,  and the th episode on October 16,
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The show's name was also used to refer to the Raw brand, in which WWE employees were assigned to work and perform on that program between and during the WWE Brand Extension. The other program and brand during that time was SmackDown. In , the show was moved back to the USA Network. Since its launch in , Raw continues to air on Monday nights. Raw is generally seen as the company's flagship program due to its longer history, higher ratings, the fact its shows are live every week, and emphasis on pay-per-views. It is the longest running weekly episodic television show in US history.
Mick Foley was strange and intriguing. The hardcore wrestler fought under three different personas in the 90s: Dude Love, Cactus Jack, and Mankind. While other wrestlers came out to heavy guitar riffs with pyrotechnics shooting off around them, Mankind awkwardly shuffled his way to the ring with a gently tragic piano playing him in. It was disturbing, unsettling, and perfect. At one point in time, Mark Henry was legitimately the strongest man in the world.