— BusinessWeek.com has confirmed our recent report about WWE filing for new trademarks associated with the “RAW Active” interactive elements that will debut on the 1,00th episode of RAW (July 23rd):
“(WWE) has filed three applications to register ‘Raw Active,’ and ‘#Raw Active’ as trademarks. According to the database of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, WWE plans to use the marks in connection with fan-oriented online chat rooms and social networking. The applications were filed May 17. ”
— Paul Heyman has been getting some buzz on Twitter today, including some cryptic responses from WWE Champion CM Punk. Heyman tweeted on Tuesday afternoon, “It’s going to be one wild F’n year!”
Shortly after, WWE Champion CM Punk responded to the tweet by saying, “They have NO idea.” When asked by a fan if they could have a “clue” about what Paul Heyman and CM Punk were talking about, to which Punk replied, “Colonel Mustard.Conservatory.Pipe.” – a reference to the board game Clue.
Punk was asked by another fan, “@CMPunk will you be working with @HeymanHustle in the WWE this year?” Punk replied, “Last time we did that one of us quit!”