This may come as a shock to you, but the least believable pro wrestling move of all time began its life as a goof. I know, I know; it seems hard to comprehend. Goofs? In pro wrestling? Perish the thought.
Okay, so it’s not really sordid in any way, but it’s still fun. More fun than the People’s Elbow itself, probably. Triple H has been on a U.K. press tour that you might have caught wind of at some point, and during an appearance on BBC 1 radio, he shared his memories of the origins of the People’s Elbow, and how frigging ridiculous it is. (Transcript via Wrestling Inc.)