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CANADIAN BULLDOG Andouille Level: 86 Posts: 1768/1962 EXP: 6023153 For next: 118978 Since: 5.3.03 From: TORONTO Since last post: 1099 days Last activity: 1098 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: 130 Posts: 1072/5138 EXP: 25354449 For next: 376197 Since: 8.5.03 From: North Carolina Since last post: 7 days Last activity: 11 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: 82 Posts: 1481/1747 EXP: 5195882 For next: 13367 Since: 18.6.02 From: North Cacalacky Since last post: 2495 days Last activity: 100 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: 1492072 For next: 85483 Since: 7.2.04 From: Canada Since last post: 3737 days Last activity: 3737 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: 124 Posts: 67/4479 EXP: 21561098 For next: 275564 Since: 28.2.02 From: Boston Since last post: 670 days Last activity: 670 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: 722/1219 EXP: 3056058 For next: 111071 Since: 18.3.02 From: Sussex, WI Since last post: 98 days Last activity: 8 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: 112 Posts: 2081/3661 EXP: 15270768 For next: 67485 Since: 25.4.03 From: Nashville, TN Since last post: 2 days Last activity: 16 hours # 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: 413573 For next: 27740 Since: 21.4.04 From: New York, NY, USA Since last post: 3450 days Last activity: 3358 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: 147 Posts: 2595/6743 EXP: 38981753 For next: 456442 Since: 3.10.02 From: Right side of the tracks Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 1 day # 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: 1894403 For next: 90294 Since: 10.1.03 From: Enter your city here Since last post: 2731 days Last activity: 786 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: 246189 For next: 7465 Since: 27.4.04 From: Atlanta Since last post: 1187 days Last activity: 1185 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: 2948716 For next: 67110 Since: 20.9.02 From: New York, NY Since last post: 1491 days Last activity: 913 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: 133 Posts: 2749/5274 EXP: 27699911 For next: 152829 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary. Since last post: 25 days Last activity: 6 hours # 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: 72978 For next: 5148 Since: 25.12.02 Since last post: 2979 days Last activity: 1004 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: 10916 For next: 2155 Since: 16.5.05 Since last post: 3755 days Last activity: 3732 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: 53 Posts: 502/631 EXP: 1140575 For next: 16551 Since: 24.2.02 From: Bowels Since last post: 2979 days Last activity: 2271 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: 25206327 For next: 524319 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 424 days Last activity: 418 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: 426981 For next: 14332 Since: 18.5.04 From: Badstreet USA Since last post: 510 days Last activity: 510 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: 220 Posts: 6566/16845 EXP: 158476156 For next: 1986377 Since: 9.12.01 From: ミネアポリス Since last post: 14 hours 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: 10501120 For next: 216592 Since: 16.4.02 From: Green Bay, WI Since last post: 743 days Last activity: 98 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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