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** The aforementioned Smark Mark character is one of many examples of WWE programming taking shots at internet wrestling fans.

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** The aforementioned Smark Mark character is one of many examples of WWE programming taking shots at internet wrestling fans. It's rare you'll see a company directly insult their most passionate (and money-spending) fans as much as the WWE does.

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** The aforementioned Smark Mark character is one of many examples of WWE programming taking shots at internet wrestling fans.


* SmartMark: Parodied with the puppet character Smart Mark, aka Mark, who claims to be "very smart."
* TakeThat: The entire series is dedicated to taking potshots at some of wrestling's dumbest moments, many of which come from WCW.

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* SmartMark: Parodied with the puppet character Smart Mark, aka Mark, who claims to be "very smart."
" Unsurprisingly he was presented as a full-fledged BasementDweller.
* TakeThat: The entire series is dedicated to taking potshots at some of wrestling's dumbest moments, many of which come from WCW. No wonder one of the show's regular sections was dedicated to proving that "WCW ruins everything".


* OldShame: See Take That Us.

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* OldShame: OldShame:[[invoked]] See Take That Us.


'''Are You Serious?''' was a WebOriginal show produced by Wrestling/{{WWE}}, airing on the company's [[http://www.youtube.com/wwefannation YouTube page]]. The series features former WWE superstar Road Dogg and current WWE commentator Josh Mathews being forced to watch not-so-great wrestling clips from the annals of wrestling history. They're inexplicably joined by a puppet Wrestling/TripleH that's been dubbed "Puppet H". The series amounts to basically a web video version of the Website/{{WrestleCrap}} site combined with Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000, but it's proven to be the more popular of WWE's Website/YouTube efforts.

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'''Are You Serious?''' was a WebOriginal show produced by Wrestling/{{WWE}}, airing on the company's [[http://www.youtube.com/wwefannation YouTube page]]. The series features former WWE superstar Road Dogg and current WWE commentator Josh Mathews being forced to watch not-so-great wrestling clips from the annals of wrestling history. They're inexplicably joined by a puppet Wrestling/TripleH that's been dubbed "Puppet H". The series amounts to basically a web video version of the Website/{{WrestleCrap}} site combined with Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000, ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000'', but it's proven to be the more popular of WWE's Website/YouTube efforts.


'''Are You Serious?''' is a WebOriginal show produced by Wrestling/{{WWE}}, airing on the company's [[http://www.youtube.com/wwefannation YouTube page]]. The series features former WWE superstar Road Dogg and current WWE commentator Josh Mathews being forced to watch not-so-great wrestling clips from the annals of wrestling history. They're inexplicably joined by a puppet Wrestling/TripleH that's been dubbed "Puppet H". The series amounts to basically a web video version of the Website/{{WrestleCrap}} site combined with Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000, but it's proven to be the more popular of WWE's Website/YouTube efforts.

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'''Are You Serious?''' is was a WebOriginal show produced by Wrestling/{{WWE}}, airing on the company's [[http://www.youtube.com/wwefannation YouTube page]]. The series features former WWE superstar Road Dogg and current WWE commentator Josh Mathews being forced to watch not-so-great wrestling clips from the annals of wrestling history. They're inexplicably joined by a puppet Wrestling/TripleH that's been dubbed "Puppet H". The series amounts to basically a web video version of the Website/{{WrestleCrap}} site combined with Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000, but it's proven to be the more popular of WWE's Website/YouTube efforts.

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'''Are You Serious?''' is a WebOriginal show produced by Wrestling/{{WWE}}, airing on the company's [[http://www.youtube.com/wwefannation YouTube page]]. The series features former WWE superstar Road Dogg and current WWE commentator Josh Mathews being forced to watch not-so-great wrestling clips from the annals of wrestling history. They're inexplicably joined by a puppet Wrestling/TripleH that's been dubbed "Puppet H". The series amounts to basically a web video version of the Website/{{WrestleCrap}} site combined with Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000, but it's proven to be the more popular of WWE's Website/YouTube efforts.

!!Tropes appearing in this work
* ADayInTheLimelight: The last episode of Are You Serious was hosted by Puppet H when Road Dogg and Josh Matthews were locked out of the vault... [[ScrewThisImOuttaHere and decided to just leave]].
* TheNicknamer: Road Dogg gives Josh a new nickname every week.
* NoodleIncident: Whatever Road Dogg and Josh did to end up in the Vault.
* OldShame: See Take That Us.
* SmartMark: Parodied with the puppet character Smart Mark, aka Mark, who claims to be "very smart."
* TakeThat: The entire series is dedicated to taking potshots at some of wrestling's dumbest moments, many of which come from WCW.
** [[SelfDeprecation Take That Us]]: However, WWE isn't above putting the microscope on themselves, and both Road Dogg and Josh Matthews' more embarrassing moments have been on the program as well.
** Both Road Dogg and Josh like to take shots - usually weight-related ones - at Billy Kidman, a retired wrestler who hasn't been seen on air for several years but who works backstage for WWE.

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