Some gimmicks are great. They are remembered fondly and often inspire similar gimmicks that can be as equally memorable (i.e. "The Rattlesnake" inspiring "The Viper"). People love the great gimmicks, and they get the biggest cheers.
Then we get the stinkers. Gimmicks that plain suck.
Whether it be, "T.L. Hopper," "Simon Dean," " 3 Count" or the pictured, "Shockmaster." They are hardly remembered, and if they are, it is by super-marks or as a punchline.
TNA currently has a few of those gimmicks, like these...