The W
Views: 103381362
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
27.3.08 1718
The 7 - Pro Wrestling - Who should Rock bring with him to SNL this time?
This thread has 5 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Pages: 1 2 Next(9963 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (23 total)
Kawshen
Liverwurst
Level: 70

Posts: 186/1201
EXP: 2893233
For next: 122593

Since: 2.1.02
From: Bronx, NY

Since last post: 2114 days
Last activity: 374 days
AIM:  
#1 Posted on 2.4.02 1355.57
Reposted on: 2.4.09 1359.03
You remember when Rock brought Vince, HHH, Big Show (who was HILARIOUS) and Foley with him the first time?

I don't see Rock going alone here either? Granted I'd love to see another Clark Kent, Goombahs or Nicotrel skit but still.

Still if Rock has company for this SNL episode on the 13th - I elect he bring the three funniest guys in the WWF right now:

Kurt Angle, Booker T and Kane.

Hell - have Hogan come along too - didn't he host SNL back in the day himself?
Promote this thread!
CEMfromMD
Tocino
Level: 19

Posts: 7/58
EXP: 30431
For next: 5346

Since: 29.3.02
From: Frederick, Maryland, USA

Since last post: 4462 days
Last activity: 4176 days
AIM:  
#2 Posted on 2.4.02 1358.07
Reposted on: 2.4.09 1359.05
After last weeks SmackDown, Kane sounds like a great idea. Angle sounds pretty good too, but I dont think Hogan or Booker T should go. Maybe one of the Diva (STACY!!) should go...that would raise the ratings!
wannaberockstar
Potato korv
Level: 55

Posts: 20/695
EXP: 1265133
For next: 49065

Since: 7.3.02

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 22 hours
#3 Posted on 2.4.02 1450.30
Reposted on: 2.4.09 1450.37
The one man that can single-handedly raise the ratings himself... The Brooklyn Brawler!
EastCoastAvenger
Bockwurst
Level: 49

Posts: 204/536
EXP: 862412
For next: 21477

Since: 4.1.02
From: Clearwater, FL

Since last post: 2148 days
Last activity: 11 hours
#4 Posted on 2.4.02 1534.33
Reposted on: 2.4.09 1543.12
What about The Big Show? THe guy's funny & does some great impressions! Him and Kane should do dueling Hulkster impressions. And yeah, take Stacy along too, you can NEVER have enough gratuitous camel-toe shots!
SerWolfe
Landjager
Level: 63

Posts: 612/955
EXP: 2049613
For next: 47550

Since: 11.1.02
From: st louis

Since last post: 4368 days
Last activity: 4368 days
AIM:  
#5 Posted on 2.4.02 1541.40
Reposted on: 2.4.09 1559.01
Since Foley will not be there..... how about just use Kane, HHH, and the Big Show? (with Stacy... which would be niiiiiiice). I believe Kane and the Big Show would be extremely funny and HHH will most likely be there because he is the current champion.
Lotty
Chourico
Level: 36

Posts: 40/268
EXP: 302441
For next: 5672

Since: 23.3.02
From: Bay Area

Since last post: 3521 days
Last activity: 2794 days
#6 Posted on 2.4.02 1723.49
Reposted on: 2.4.09 1729.05
He should bring the cast of Tough Enough...now that is some scary shit for the ratings.
MoeGates
Andouille
Level: 89

Posts: 392/2126
EXP: 6811180
For next: 104748

Since: 6.1.02
From: Brooklyn, NY

Since last post: 2 days
Last activity: 18 hours
#7 Posted on 2.4.02 1758.18
Reposted on: 2.4.09 1759.04
What's with all this "Kane's hilarious" stuff? He had one funny skit, which was only funny because it was so out of character for him. That doesn't mean he should take the show on to Network TV. I mean, what are you going to do with Kane, have him come out in full regalia and do Hulk Hogan imitations because we found it funny last week? I really don't think that'd fly with the crowd.

I'd vote for Angle, Booker, and HHH. HHH because you kind of need a name and a champ, but Angle and Booker because they have that ability to be consistently funny, especially in that "shooting, but still kind of in-character" way that most WWFers (especially the Rock) have when they go on talk shows or whatever.

EDIT: Come to think of it, for some reason Rob Van Dam strikes me as someone who would be a good supporting character for the Rock's stint on SNL. I'm not quite sure why though.

(edited by MoeGates on 2.4.02 1859)
WTF13
Boerewors
Level: 41

Posts: 284/363
EXP: 479783
For next: 366

Since: 22.1.02

Since last post: 4615 days
Last activity: 4615 days
#8 Posted on 2.4.02 1836.43
Reposted on: 2.4.09 1837.19
I think he would get himself over more as a celebrity if he didn't bring anyone. I mean, other SNL guests don't bring guests with them.

Also, wrestling isn't as big now as it was when Rock first appeared on the show, so I don't know if it would be as successful to bring other wrestlers.
Quezzy
Knackwurst
Level: 107

Posts: 464/3282
EXP: 13064313
For next: 27040

Since: 6.1.02
From: Pittsburgh, PA

Since last post: 60 days
Last activity: 17 days
#9 Posted on 2.4.02 1954.39
Reposted on: 2.4.09 1959.06

    Originally posted by MoeGates
    What's with all this "Kane's hilarious" stuff? He had one funny skit, which was only funny because it was so out of character for him. That doesn't mean he should take the show on to Network TV. I mean, what are you going to do with Kane, have him come out in full regalia and do Hulk Hogan imitations because we found it funny last week? I really don't think that'd fly with the crowd.



I agree, one interview does not make a funny person, besides I thought the best part of the whole thing was The Rock doing the Kamala impression and then his face when he said "Kanenites?". Just doing Hulk Hogan poses doesn't make a funny interview, if it did, then I could be in the WWF.
TheBucsFan
TheChiefsFan
Level: 109

Posts: 589/3428
EXP: 13952124
For next: 7566

Since: 2.1.02

Since last post: 227 days
Last activity: 227 days
#10 Posted on 2.4.02 1957.44
Reposted on: 2.4.09 1959.08
I think the 3 guests was fine last time because the four men would be meeting in the main event of Wrestlemania a week later. Now, I say Rock should just go solo.
Net Hack Slasher
Banger
Level: 100

Posts: 96/2805
EXP: 10322440
For next: 31992

Since: 6.1.02
From: Outer reaches of your mind

Since last post: 3745 days
Last activity: 2165 days
#11 Posted on 2.4.02 2027.30
Reposted on: 2.4.09 2029.01
He should bring in ex-XFL players like HE Hate Me and To Da House, and Tommy Maddex. I'm sure SNL will love to see who the bumped J-LO for.
Addy
Bauerwurst
Level: 24

Posts: 100/105
EXP: 74624
For next: 3502

Since: 24.1.02
From: Melbourne, Aussie Land

Since last post: 4735 days
Last activity: 4732 days
#12 Posted on 3.4.02 0440.19
Reposted on: 3.4.09 0446.23
One man...
One name...

KURT ANGLE...

That would rule...



WAHOO! MY 100th POST! OPEN THE CHAMPAGNE!
Big John DUD!
Linguica
Level: 20

Posts: 22/71
EXP: 41231
For next: 1208

Since: 25.3.02

Since last post: 4607 days
Last activity: 4607 days
#13 Posted on 3.4.02 0734.30
Reposted on: 3.4.09 0737.38
Nicotral's REVENGE

Come on Lorne you know we want to see it.

evilwaldo
Lap cheong
Level: 79

Posts: 100/1597
EXP: 4419918
For next: 159569

Since: 7.2.02
From: New York, NY

Since last post: 3563 days
Last activity: 3343 days
AIM:  
#14 Posted on 3.4.02 0738.16
Reposted on: 3.4.09 0738.16
If you are going to have continuity with the brand extension then I would bring HHH, Angle, and Dawn Marie.

Hey, wait a minute, is that 100?

YES!!!!

Travis
Boerewors
Level: 43

Posts: 205/385
EXP: 521627
For next: 43424

Since: 7.3.02
From: Baltimore, MD

Since last post: 4693 days
Last activity: 4630 days
AIM:  
ICQ:  
#15 Posted on 3.4.02 0800.47
Reposted on: 3.4.09 0802.54
I suppose Droz isn't doing anything else that night...
HBK 2002
Linguica
Level: 21

Posts: 3/73
EXP: 43149
For next: 6795

Since: 17.2.02

Since last post: 4484 days
Last activity: 4477 days
#16 Posted on 3.4.02 1128.39
Reposted on: 3.4.09 1128.45
Yeah, Hogan hosted the show (along with Mr. T) the night before WrestleMania I. Some pretty funny stuff, too. The show opened with Billy Crystal playing Prince, doing a We Are The World parody. Hogan and T played Prince's body guards and beat up other musicians like Willie Nelson, Cyndi Lauper, and Bruce Springsteen. (For background, Prince missed We Are The World because he was bailing his bodyguard out of jail.) Also, Hogan and T guested on an episode of Fernando's Hideaway.

Would they risk bringing Hogan? Because of his mainstream recognition, he might get a nostalgia pop bigger than The Rock's.
Big Bad
Scrapple
Level: 147

Posts: 90/6803
EXP: 38999021
For next: 439174

Since: 4.1.02
From: Dorchester, Ontario

Since last post: 12 hours
Last activity: 5 hours
#17 Posted on 3.4.02 1950.39
Reposted on: 3.4.09 1950.59

    Would they risk bringing Hogan? Because of his mainstream recognition, he might get a nostalgia pop bigger than The Rock's.


It'd be WrestleMania all over again.
ekedolphin
Scrapple
Level: 133

Posts: 458/5387
EXP: 27457509
For next: 395231

Since: 12.1.02
From: Indianapolis, IN; now residing in Suffolk, VA

Since last post: 282 days
Last activity: 120 days
#18 Posted on 3.4.02 2013.31
Reposted on: 3.4.09 2014.06
"Who should The Rock bring with him to SNL?"

IT DOESN'T MATTER WHO...

Uh, Eddie? Shut up.

...OK.

If I can be serious for a minute. Dudes, I can't believe you can say that Kane isn't hilarious. Maybe it's true what they say about most wrestling fans having a very short-term memory. Rent a copy of Royal Rumble 2001 to see what I mean.

And you can get it right here at Blockbuster! Bringing entertainment home.

Damn, I'm on vacation, and I'm still shilling for my damn company. Anyway... there's also the example of Kane doing the "Whassup!" headbutt while teaming with the Dudleyz-- the example that no one seems to remember but me. Now, I agree to a point that those examples are only hilarious because Kane's character is so far removed from such offbeat shenanigans. Perhaps that's another reason why Kane shouldn't lose the mask-- the mask kind of adds to that whole feeling of comedic strangeness.

But anyway. My point is, this kind of random mirth and hilarity has been going on with Kane for much, much more than just last week's interview, and a quick glance through a few CRZ recaps will confirm that much.
dskillz
Landjager
Level: 63

Posts: 261/938
EXP: 1996981
For next: 100182

Since: 2.1.02
From: Houston Texas

Since last post: 3355 days
Last activity: 3060 days
#19 Posted on 4.4.02 0111.15
Reposted on: 4.4.09 0115.20
I am sure Hogan will have a skit on the show. Let's be honest, Hogan=mainstream ratings, so that is a no-brainer. Kane could be funny as hell in a skit if they have him doing ordinary, everyday things with that mask on. Little stuff like that works wonders in comedy. Trish and Rock could have a skit together to further the "love" angle that was dropped between the two. I actually wouldn't mind seeing Shane on there also.
Mandingo
Loukanika
Level: 8

Posts: 9/10
EXP: 2177
For next: 10

Since: 5.4.02
From: Yigo, Guam

Since last post: 4736 days
Last activity: 3122 days
#20 Posted on 7.4.02 1040.06
Reposted on: 7.4.09 1041.31
I agree with Kurt and Booker T... they are just hilarious.. and I could see them being a big plus on the show.

Hmm... they should also have Mr.T on there as well.. they all could do an A team skit together..
Pages: 1 2 NextThread ahead: Is anyone doing reviews of WWF DVDs anymore?
Next thread: Where the hell is D'Lo?
Previous thread: Signs you're a true Hulkamaniac...
(9963 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Related threads: SNL question - More...
The 7 - Pro Wrestling - Who should Rock bring with him to SNL this time?Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2015 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.409 seconds.