Steph McMahon Reading Fan Feedback, HBK At SD

— Stephanie McMahon told Entertainment Weekly that she gets a report after each TV show/taping about WWE’s social media activity during the show and fan response to it.

Here is what she said about a typical Wednesday morning after a SmackDown taping. “I had to catch up on last night’s show, and went back and forth with some of the writers about what worked, what didn’t work, what deviated from the script, and why. I also get a Trendrr report about what reactions were like on social networks and the Web.”

— WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels will be in Las Vegas for a convention this week. He was asked by a fan whether he’d be at this week’s SmackDown taping and replied with the following: “Will most likely stop by and visit backstage.”