the realest

Daniel Bryan (or is it Bryan Danielson?) was himself, and it was more than enough for us. Much has been made of Bryan’s connection with the audience. His success in WWE stemmed from the audience’s connection with him. He unveiled a chant after a most ignoble title win that was designed to annoy – an index-finger-thrusting “YES!” mantra that seemed directed much to his insecure character as the crowd. It’s the most popular and ubiquitous chant in the history of wrassling.

The parable of Daniel Bryan: work hard and be your authentic self, and you can change everything.

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