Then he started appearing on WWE television.
Week in and week out, a lot of fans likened having to watch Johnny Ace to torture. His scratchy monotone bored us to tears, and his stiff personality saw him quickly edging out Mike Adamle as the absolute worst on-air authority figure WWE had ever seen.
Well not anymore!
Sure, John Laurinaitis will never be known for his positively oozing charisma or his superb acting skills...but, a lot of the time, his awkwardness is what makes him.
Here are four reasons why John Laurinaitis finally looks relevant on RAW.