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Here are WWE’s Top 25 Moments in Raw history - and you won’t believe #2!

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Sorry, couldn’t resist.

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In building to Monday, Jan. 22’s big anniversary episode, WWE has been counting down the top moments in Raw’s history. The top 25 were revealed on a Network special hosted by Corey Graves and Peter Rosenberg which debuted on Jan. 15 - subscribers can watch that here.

The process for deciding these picks isn’t crystal clear. Graves says it was “decided in part by YOU - the WWE Universe”, but how big a part? Regardless, someone in Stamford blessed these selections, so in addition to arguing about what made the cut or the order, feel free to read way too much into the list.

To paraphrase Mark Henry, it’s what we do.

Here you go, the Top 25 Moments in Raw history:

25. Mae Young put through a table (March 13, 2000)
24. X-Pac upsets Razor Ramon (May 17, 1993)
23. Vince McMahon introduces Eric Bischoff as RAW GM (July 15, 2002)
22. Shane McMahon takes over WCW Nitro (March 26, 2001)
21. Mike Tyson faces off with ‘Stone Cold’ (January 19, 1998)
20. This is your life, Rock! (September 27, 1999)
19. Wedding Crashing ‘Game’ (November 29, 1999)
18. Festival of Friendship (February 13, 2017)
17. Edge’s farewell (April 11, 2011)
16. Silence is deafening [Triple H interrupts Undertaker’s return to set-up their WrestleMania match] (February 21, 2011)
15. Bedpan McMahon (October 5, 1998)
14. Shane O’Mac is back! (February 25, 2016)
13. The Charismatic Swanton Bomb (January 14, 2008)
12. DX invade WCW (April 27, 1998)
11. Brock Lesnar returns (April 2, 2012)
10. Draft Lottery (June 6, 2005)
9. Mankind wins it for WWE (January 4, 1999)
8. Women’s Evolution Begins [Trish Stratus/Lita Women’s title main event] (December 6, 2004)
7. The Architect destroys The Shield (June 2, 2014)
6. It’s Roman’s yard now (April 3, 2017)
5. The Rattlesnake stuns Mr. McMahon (September 22, 1997)
4. Chris Jericho’s WWE debut (August 9, 1999)
3. Occupy RAW (March 10, 2014)
2. CM Punk’s Pipebomb promo (June 27, 2011)
1. Austin’s Beer Truck (March 22, 1999)