When it comes to social media, John Cena shows more of his real life personality than he does on television, and WWE is not happy about that. The United States Heavyweight Champion revealed that management has asked him to change things up so that it suits his television character a bit more. They do not want to confuse the children that follow him online.
July 19, 2015
To the internet wrestling community, it was just another day when John Cena pointed to a cancer patient in the audience and told the kid to keep on fighting. That is because he helps children around the world on a near daily basis. However, the mainstream media isn't as familiar with the United States Heavyweight Champion, so a lot of outlets started covering the story, which brought in some free and welcomed publicity for WWE.
June 8, 2015
There is some confusion backstage in WWE in regards to how Los Matadores are being used. They recently did a subtle heel turn because the front office needed someone to fill that role during a title match at Wrestlemania. However, many are questioning the decision to stick with that plan because El Torito was specifically designed to entertain the children. Diego and Fernando worked as heels during the Smackdown taping this week.
May 1, 2015
Apparently, WWE has read what Justin Roberts said about the company in a blog entry. They felt compelled to release an official statement in regards to the matter. Management wrote that they were definitely genuine about their desire to help sick children. They denied the allegations that they were simply doing so for public relations reasons. The front office also made sure to reveal just how much Stephanie McMahon and Triple H do for the cause.
April 3, 2015
We now have a better idea of why Justin Roberts is no longer with WWE. He stated that when the company informed him that they were not renewing his contract, he was just as elated as he was the day he achieved his dream of joining the company. Roberts had grown disenchanted with the company because he felt that they were not genuine in their quest to help sick children. He cited Connor the Chrusher as a prime example.
April 3, 2015
There is a very good chance that Vince McMahon is shaking his head at Wiz Khalifa right now. The rapper performed a couple of his hit songs on the latest episode of Monday Night Raw, and he has been telling his millions of fans that he was high on marijuana during the performance. McMahon usually worries about how his company is perceived, especially since they work so frequently with children. Khalifa might not be invited back soon.
March 10, 2015
Those that keep up with social media already know that Mick Foley is constantly keeping up with his fans through various websites. However, the WWE legend will not be around as much for the next couple of months. That, of course, will lead to speculations by the internet wrestling community. Foley decided to curb some of the speculation by revealing that he is simply taking time off to focus on educating his two youngest children.
January 12, 2015