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CANADIAN BULLDOG Andouille Level: 85 Posts: 1768/1962 EXP: 5665066 For next: 233498 Since: 5.3.03 From: TORONTO Since last post: 545 days Last activity: 544 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: 124 Posts: 1072/4847 EXP: 21830865 For next: 5797 Since: 8.5.03 From: North Carolina Since last post: 11 hours Last activity: 32 min. # 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: 81 Posts: 1481/1747 EXP: 4903311 For next: 89559 Since: 18.6.02 From: North Cacalacky Since last post: 1940 days Last activity: 1908 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: 56 Posts: 626/793 EXP: 1396399 For next: 1786 Since: 7.2.04 From: Canada Since last post: 3183 days Last activity: 3183 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: 122 Posts: 67/4479 EXP: 20373666 For next: 264406 Since: 28.2.02 From: Boston Since last post: 116 days Last activity: 116 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 Liverwurst Level: 69 Posts: 722/1207 EXP: 2844631 For next: 25127 Since: 18.3.02 From: Sussex, WI Since last post: 13 days Last activity: 4 hours # 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: 110 Posts: 2081/3647 EXP: 14270606 For next: 138326 Since: 25.4.03 From: Nashville, TN Since last post: 40 sec. Last activity: 39 sec. # 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: 39 Posts: 45/339 EXP: 386592 For next: 18183 Since: 21.4.04 From: New York, NY, USA Since last post: 2896 days Last activity: 2804 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: 141 Posts: 2595/6335 EXP: 33454517 For next: 665581 Since: 3.10.02 From: Right side of the tracks Since last post: 5 days Last activity: 2 days # 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: 61 Posts: 787/904 EXP: 1783077 For next: 93530 Since: 10.1.03 From: Enter your city here Since last post: 2176 days Last activity: 231 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: 230105 For next: 23549 Since: 27.4.04 From: Atlanta Since last post: 632 days Last activity: 631 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: 69 Posts: 760/1205 EXP: 2779444 For next: 90314 Since: 20.9.02 From: New York, NY Since last post: 937 days Last activity: 359 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: 131 Posts: 2749/5215 EXP: 25753154 For next: 671536 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary. Since last post: 23 min. Last activity: 23 min. # 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: 93/103 EXP: 68704 For next: 9422 Since: 25.12.02 Since last post: 2425 days Last activity: 450 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: 13 Posts: 6/31 EXP: 10132 For next: 135 Since: 16.5.05 Since last post: 3200 days Last activity: 3178 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: 52 Posts: 502/631 EXP: 1077814 For next: 6034 Since: 24.2.02 From: Bowels Since last post: 2424 days Last activity: 1717 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: 127 Posts: 1428/4945 EXP: 23346045 For next: 380586 Since: 20.6.02 From: #YEG Since last post: 1 hour Last activity: 1 hour # 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: 39 Posts: 32/345 EXP: 395503 For next: 9272 Since: 18.5.04 From: Badstreet USA Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 1 day # 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: 213 Posts: 6566/16298 EXP: 142645008 For next: 721899 Since: 9.12.01 From: ミネアポリス Since last post: 5 hours Last activity: 5 hours # 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: 99 Posts: 1867/2781 EXP: 9917381 For next: 82654 Since: 16.4.02 From: Green Bay, WI Since last post: 189 days Last activity: 35 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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