JERICHO-LLABORATION: CHRIS JERICHO’S CURRENT RUN IS NOT A FAILURE
By Justin Henry
There are some rumbling across the net, declaring that Chris Jericho’s current WWE run is a massive failure.
Certainly, if you look at this four-month stretch with the highest of expectations, it certainly would qualify as one. In December, when those spectral vignettes of the prep-school children began airing on Raw, many quickly connected them with rumors of Jericho’s return. Together, Jericho’s comeback, mixed with the vignettes, the final one which concluded with, “THE END BEGINS”, seemed to indicate grandiose plans of destruction on behalf of Y2J.
And so hopes were quite high. After all, Jericho seemed to have a Midas touch as a performer. As a “Paragon of Virtue” or “Y2J” or “Highlight of the Night” or “The Best….in the WORLD”, Chris Jericho adapted a variety of character alterations. He was brilliant both physically and verbally in each role.
On January 2, when Jericho returned,