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CANADIAN BULLDOG Andouille Level: 86 Posts: 1768/1962 EXP: 6132242 For next: 9889 Since: 5.3.03 From: TORONTO Since last post: 1275 days Last activity: 1273 days
ICQ: # 1 Posted on 21.7.05 1320.56 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1321.00 From Slam! Wrestling: His Lordship died Wednesday at the age of 77, according to this article. Very sad. Promote this thread!
Matt Tracker Scrapple Level: 131 Posts: 1072/5179 EXP: 26129475 For next: 295215 Since: 8.5.03 From: North Carolina Since last post: 10 days Last activity: 4 hours # 2 Posted on 21.7.05 1323.35 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1324.03 No one else could sell that slogan: Brut! It smells like a man! A classy rep for the WWF during this Sunday show. He has been missed for a long time.
OMEGA Lap cheong Level: 83 Posts: 1481/1747 EXP: 5285197 For next: 147047 Since: 18.6.02 From: North Cacalacky Since last post: 2670 days Last activity: 276 days # 3 Posted on 21.7.05 1332.16 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1332.27 I was never able to see Alfred wrestle, but my childhood is full of memories of Alfred calling matches and shilling WWF Ice Cream Bars and IcoPro. RIP, Lord Al.
Stilton Frankfurter Level: 58 Posts: 626/793 EXP: 1521129 For next: 56426 Since: 7.2.04 From: Canada Since last post: 3913 days Last activity: 3912 days # 4 Posted on 21.7.05 1332.29 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1332.41 "Certs. Freshen your breath. With Certs." Thanks for the many fond memories. Rest in peace, Lord Alfred.
John Orquiola Scrapple Level: 125 Posts: 67/4479 EXP: 21923891 For next: 530336 Since: 28.2.02 From: Boston Since last post: 845 days Last activity: 845 days # 5 Posted on 21.7.05 1335.28 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1335.31 My favorite memory of Lord Alfred Hays is when he briefly turned quasi-heel around the same times Shawn Michaels did when he broke up the Rockers. "The magnificent Shawn Michaels [will take on] the vastly inferior Marty Jannetty..." Rest in Peace, your Lordship.
cranlsn Toulouse Level: 71 Posts: 722/1222 EXP: 3119134 For next: 47995 Since: 18.3.02 From: Hartland, WI Since last post: 53 days Last activity: 5 min. # 6 Posted on 21.7.05 1342.10 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1342.47 That's too bad...it would have been nice to see him inducted into the Hall of Fame...maybe posthumously? But at least he and Gorilla get to do some catching up now... RIP...
Mayhem Scrapple Level: 113 Posts: 2081/3687 EXP: 15716232 For next: 102377 Since: 25.4.03 From: Nashville, TN Since last post: 22 days Last activity: 7 days # 7 Posted on 21.7.05 1348.11 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1359.01 Some of my first WWF childhood memories are of Lord Alfred Hayes in the control room doing the weekend shows. RIP.
Destrucity Boerewors Level: 40 Posts: 45/339 EXP: 421761 For next: 19552 Since: 21.4.04 From: New York, NY, USA Since last post: 3626 days Last activity: 3534 days # 8 Posted on 21.7.05 1420.56 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1423.21 "From the pages of World Wrestling Federation magazine -- here's Update!" I always liked Lord Alfred. Except for his stint providing awful heel color commentary for the AWF.
StaggerLee Scrapple Level: 148 Posts: 2595/6808 EXP: 40241111 For next: 137647 Since: 3.10.02 From: Right side of the tracks Since last post: 2 days Last activity: 17 min. # 9 Posted on 21.7.05 1625.40 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1629.01 He was ONLY 77? Think I will watch my Andre the Giant DVD and listen to his smooth delivery. RIP Lord Alfred!
Nag Landjager Level: 62 Posts: 787/904 EXP: 1928333 For next: 56364 Since: 10.1.03 From: Enter your city here Since last post: 2906 days Last activity: 961 days
Y!: # 10 Posted on 21.7.05 1650.15 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1659.03 "Promotional considerations PAID for by the following" RIP YOUR LORDSHIP
Juggalo101 Italian Level: 34 Posts: 175/240 EXP: 251070 For next: 2584 Since: 27.4.04 From: Atlanta Since last post: 1362 days Last activity: 1361 days
AIM: # 11 Posted on 21.7.05 1736.46 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1740.06 Sad indeed. Ah...One of the many images inprinted in my head symbolizing the ol' WWF days. Odd that I was just wandering over his profile on obsessedwithwrestling.com just a couple days ago... RIP.
Brian P. Dermody Liverwurst Moderator Level: 70 Posts: 760/1205 EXP: 3000354 For next: 15472 Since: 20.9.02 From: New York, NY Since last post: 1666 days Last activity: 1089 days
Y!: # 12 Posted on 21.7.05 1747.35 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1749.27 "Mistar Frrrrrrrreeze, freezer bars. They're as fun to FREEZE as they are to EAT!" I'm gonna go watch some Colisuem Video now.
Zeruel Thirty Millionth Hit Moderator Level: 134 Posts: 2749/5279 EXP: 28201038 For next: 386010 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary. Since last post: 33 days Last activity: 1 day # 13 Posted on 21.7.05 1812.47 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1814.30 Here's The Genius reading a poem to His Lordship back in the day on Jan. 3rd, 1986. http://www.wwe.com/content/media/video/591950/905364/lordalfredtribute (edited by Zeruel on 21.7.05 1913)
jivesoulbro Bauerwurst Level: 24 Posts: 93/106 EXP: 77550 For next: 576 Since: 25.12.02 Since last post: 52 days Last activity: 52 days # 14 Posted on 21.7.05 1854.38 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1855.16 "Promotional consideration paid for by . . . Shu-ga Daddy!"
Jahnkekong Pinkelwurst Level: 14 Posts: 6/31 EXP: 11153 For next: 1918 Since: 16.5.05 Since last post: 3930 days Last activity: 3908 days # 15 Posted on 21.7.05 1902.22 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1904.12 Very sad. ALfred, so many fond memories there. RIP
KaneRobot Morcilla Level: 54 Posts: 502/631 EXP: 1159751 For next: 74126 Since: 24.2.02 From: Bowels Since last post: 3154 days Last activity: 2447 days # 16 Posted on 21.7.05 1942.17 Reposted on: 21.7.12 1948.20 He taught me that Jim Powers has a FANTASTIC dropkick! And thanks to him, I have the Colosseum Video address memorized. "Oh six nine zero five"
Oliver Scrapple Level: 130 Posts: 1428/5007 EXP: 25639768 For next: 90878 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 600 days Last activity: 593 days # 17 Posted on 21.7.05 2023.19 Reposted on: 21.7.12 2023.20 I'll have to do some digging around for some old Coliseum tapes from the 80s at the local flea markets. Alfred had some amazing stuff on them.
Whattaburger Boerewors Level: 40 Posts: 32/347 EXP: 435486 For next: 5827 Since: 18.5.04 From: Badstreet USA Since last post: 685 days Last activity: 685 days # 18 Posted on 21.7.05 2025.17 Reposted on: 21.7.12 2025.22 "Yipes Stripes!" RIP--Alfred. Man, I have so many memories, I have no clue where to begin. Like some of you mentioned, I loved how Alfred brought an sense of class to the matches and programming; I really enjoyed his calm demeanor and real knowledge of the characters. I must say though, he had some of my favorite WWF lines/moments, ever...ahem... From TNT, Hogan, Vince, and Alfred are making "Python Power" shakes and Hogan decides to add a 3rd scoop of the protein powder Alfred: Hehehe, three! (It's just me, but I thought the way he said it was funny). Andre the Giant coming down the aisle to make sure Bobby Heenan keeps away from the Big Bossman during his IC title match with Perfect @ WMVII Alfred: WOOOOOAAAAAAAAH!!! And my favorite, from SummerSlam '91 after Bret Hart beat Perfect for the IC and goes to celebrate with his late parents, Stu and Helen. Alfred is gripping the forearm of Stu and trying to get his attention... Alfred: Mr. Hart, Mr. Hart, may I have a word with you about your son? Stu: It's wonderful, I a...(at this point Alfred just turns away as Stu keeps going on for a couple seconds). Alfred: As you can see, he's a little bit speechless. Back to you, Gorilla!
CRZ Big Brother Administrator Level: 221 Posts: 6566/16976 EXP: 162985066 For next: 33134 Since: 9.12.01 From: ミネアポリス Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 1 hour # 19 Posted on 21.7.05 2226.07 Reposted on: 21.7.12 2227.34 No one else EVER predicted "swift victory for Kah-to" :(
The Thrill Banger Level: 101 Posts: 1867/2781 EXP: 10679407 For next: 38305 Since: 16.4.02 From: Green Bay, WI Since last post: 918 days Last activity: 274 days # 20 Posted on 21.7.05 2226.53 Reposted on: 21.7.12 2227.39
I still remember his titillating sideline reporting on the erecting (huh huh huh) of the blue-bar steel cage prior to the Warrior/Rude WWF title match @ SummerSlam 1990. Of course, I'm still equally intrigued that that PPV had a freakin' INTERMISSION. You will be missed, Lord Hayes. RIP.
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