As reported here previously on lodeplus.com, Chris Jericho is set to return to WWE next Monday on RAW in Memphis, TN. The former World Champion and crossover TV star is reportedly scheduled to be in Memphis from January 1st through the 3rd.
On Twitter, Jericho has been angrily denying that he is coming back to the company, and that he has no connection to the “It Begins” angle or WWE. Fans and observers are still expecting to see Jericho return to the WWE Universe to “end the world as we know it”. Unfortunately, it’s been widely reported that Jericho is most likely the figure being pumped up in the cryptic promos that have been airing for the last 5 weeks on RAW and Smackdown. In this internet age, it’s just too hard to keep surprise storylines a secret.
Watch all of the “It Begins” videos
- It Begins “January 2 2012”
- It Begins “Second”
- It Begins “Look Within”
- It Begins “Control”
- It Begins “Prophetless”
- It Begins “the End Begins” * This is the final video that aired on RAW on 12.26.11
WWE has never aknowledged the story on TV or even on WWE.COM, allowing the entire saga to play out and create interest online through speculation and viral videos. After the first cliped was linked on screen during RAW, the disturbing videos were then inserted into WWE programming as if the broadcast were being hacked or taken over by an alternate transmission. This type of presentation along with the actual videos themselves which feature a creepy boy and girl threatening the future inside an abadoned school, spooked viewers and got fans talking about wild theories of who is behind it all.
On the Pro Wrestling Examiner Facebook page, wrestling fanatics have thrown out all types of theories about “It Begins” with some saying that the Undertaker along with his real life wife and former Divas Champion Michelle McCool behing brought back. Another theory has the boy and the girl in these horror-themed clips being symbols for WWE boss Vice McMahon’s children Shane and Stephanie McMahon. None of theories have any legitmate sources connected to them, but the WWE Universe is excited to see “it begin” next week on RAW.
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