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Embedded in the video above is episode 17 of WWE’s Are You Serious show.EXCLUSIVE STORY: With Chris Jericho Suspended, Where Does This Leave Randy Orton?
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WWE star Chris Jericho had been suspended by the company for 30 days after he crumpled up the flag of Brazil at a show in Sao Paulo.
- Tonight, the WWE RAW South American tour continues with a live event from Coliseo Voltaire Paladines Polo in Guayaquil, Ecuador. RAW returns from their overseas tours after their event Saturday night from Coliseo General Rumiñahui in Quito, Ecuador, ending the South American tour.
- The WWE SmackDown tour of Mexico continues tonight with a live event at Plaza Monumental De Aguascalientes...
Carlos sent this one in:
My name is Carlos and I was at the house show yesterday in Sao Paulo.
I will not have time to write a report of the show now (maybe later), but I would like to discuss the Jericho incident. It happened after somebody threw a flag to CM Punk, who waved it and put it on the ground, prior to the match. Jericho then kicked it off the ground. He got the heat he...
- After the incident in Brazil the other night, Chris Jericho did not immediately return home to the United States. He flew onto Ecuador with the WWE crews and just flew back into Miami this morning. He wrote:“Just landed in Miami and its the longest walk to passport control ever! Like I’m talking I need a staff and a donkey…. Longest immigration line in the world. The last...
- Internal reaction to the Chris Jericho flag incident last week among the WWE talents was they were more shocked and upset than anything else. While it was a big deal online, behind the scene it was not.The feeling was that Jericho was just doing his job but WWE had to suspend him because he violated the local laws in Brazil and because the incident could be used against the company...
-- Due to Chris Jericho's legit 30 day suspension, The Miz took his place in Ecuador last night and faced CM Punk in the house show's main event.
-- The "No Way Out" Pay-Per-View will have a different name in Germany: "No Escape." This is due to the fact that "No Way Out" was the name given to the Elimination Chamber Pay-Per-View in February...
- Chris Jericho’s close friend, Lance Storm, gave his thoughts on Jericho’s suspension on Twitter Friday, writing, “Thoughts on @IAmJericho He didn’t do anything that hasn’t been done a million times in wrestling. Wrong place & times change.”
- Shawn Michaels also commented on Jericho’s suspension, writing on Twitter, “I’ll stand behind @IAmJericho any day of...
Chris Jericho has been pulled off all upcoming WWE dates. At this time he is still being advertised for the WWE No Way Out PPV.
For the upcoming tour of Spain, Daniel Bryan will be replacing Jericho.
JBL posted the following on his Facebook page:“After seeing reports of Chris Jericho in Brazil-it was what I suspected–Chris trying to entertain and be a heel. Apparently a Brazilian Flag comes into ring and Chris grabs it and kicks it (or something to that effect). Compare that to Sgt Slaughter burning the flag or all the crazy stuff that has gone on. This is nothing. EXCEPT...
- Below is the latest episode of Zack Ryder’s YouTube show:- As noted before, WWE has replaced Chris Jericho with Daniel Bryan in upcoming live event matches against WWE Champion CM Punk now that Jericho has been suspended for 30 days. Jericho has also been pulled from all upcoming appearances but remains advertised for next month’s No Way Out pay-per-view on June 17th, for what...
- Eve Torres, Damien Sandow and others are featured in the latest episode of WWE’s Backstage Fallout from SmackDown:
- WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels wrote the following on Twitter about the Chris Jericho flag incident in Brazil:
“I’ll stand behind @IAmJericho any day of the week & twice on Sunday…what’s the big ‘E’ stand for in WWE anyway!!”
- Good friend...
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- Chris Jericho has started a countdown on his official Twitter page. Jericho tweeted the following on Sunday evening.
"27-My Dads number when he played in the NHL. Also my ranking in the top 50 WCW superstars of all time. Also today's date."
Jericho tweeted Monday: "Day 26 is an R&B group formed by P-Diddy in 2007. I was also 26 years old when I won the...
- Below is a preview for Steve Austin's Redneck Island reality TV show, which will premiere on CMT as a two-hour special on Saturday, June 9th.
- WWE has changed the main events for their upcoming tour of Japan in August. For August 9th, Sheamus vs. Kane with John Laurinaitis as either the special referee or enforcer and Randy Orton vs. Alberto Del Rio in a No DQ Match is...
-- Here are tonight's WWE SmackDown matches:
* Ryback in Action
* Non-Title Match: Christian © vs. Hunico
* The Usos vs. Titus O'Neal and Darren Young
* Non-Title Match: Santino © vs. Ricardo Rodriguez
* Non-Title Match: Sheamus © vs. Jack Swagger
* Damien Sandow vs. Yoshi Tatsu
* Alberto Del Rio vs. Kane vs. Randy Orton
-- Here is the latest edition of WWE Superstars…