Stephanie McMahon thanked Patricia Arquette for speaking up on equal wages for women at the 87th Annual Academy Awards on Sunday night through her verified Twitter. McMahon Tweeted:
Former WWE Divas Champion AJ Lee was quick to point out the hypocrisy of Stephanie's comments, directing the argument to how the company treats their female talent:
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The timing is very interesting. For one, the comments come following s 26-second Divas match on this week's episode of Monday Night Raw that caused the hashtag #GiveDivasAChance to trend No. 1 worldwide. Jesse Sherwood covered that at this link.
AJ Lee has been off WWE TV for months, nursing a neck injury, with speculation regarding her future with the company in question.