Fridge: John Cena

Fridge Brilliance
  • Both of the times Cena won the Royal Rumble, the date it happened was January 27.
  • The way WWE has picked up on the very strong hatred of Cena in some circles and, at one point, made a "Cena Sucks" T-shirt. Some of his more passionate detractors, of course, bought it, which meant that the same people that hate him with such a passion are actually boosting his sales numbers.
  • Cena's motto for many, many years has been "Never give up." At the same time, to the disappointment of many fans, he's been a face for at least a decade with no heel turn in sight. The job of a babyface character is to get as many people as possible to cheer for him. John Cena, who constantly strives to improve as a wrestler, never gives up at his attempts to win over his detractors (not just "never giving up" as a kayfabe competitor, regarding winning matches).

Fridge Horror
  • Even though Chris Benoit won the 2004 Royal Rumble, Cena was on the cover of the DVD box...