“We are awe-some!” chanted the fans, followed by a syncopated series of five handclaps. “We are awe-some!”
Throughout the event, the fans’ chanting became increasingly irreverent — and irrelevant — in an ongoing attempt to make themselves heard regardless of whether they had anything of value to express.
“This is chan-ting!” hollered the fans, again followed by the rhythmic quintuple handclap. “This is chan-ting.”
While some pundits have accused the wrestling fans of “hijacking” events with ironic, know-it-all chants, the fans have responded to such allegations by repeatedly asking for clarification: “What?!”