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CANADIAN BULLDOG Andouille Level: 88 Posts: 1768/1962 EXP: 6427785 For next: 222905 Since: 5.3.03 From: TORONTO Since last post: 1766 days Last activity: 1765 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: 134 Posts: 1072/5240 EXP: 27890392 For next: 696656 Since: 8.5.03 From: North Carolina Since last post: 4 days Last activity: 1 day # 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: 84 Posts: 1481/1747 EXP: 5527555 For next: 134421 Since: 18.6.02 From: North Cacalacky Since last post: 3162 days Last activity: 767 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: 59 Posts: 626/793 EXP: 1599665 For next: 73473 Since: 7.2.04 From: Canada Since last post: 4404 days Last activity: 4404 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: 126 Posts: 67/4479 EXP: 22908945 For next: 175222 Since: 28.2.02 From: Boston Since last post: 1337 days Last activity: 1337 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: 72 Posts: 722/1226 EXP: 3275751 For next: 48027 Since: 18.3.02 From: Hartland, WI Since last post: 26 days Last activity: 1 day # 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: 115 Posts: 2081/3693 EXP: 16521565 For next: 289850 Since: 25.4.03 From: Nashville, TN Since last post: 215 days Last activity: 100 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: 41 Posts: 45/339 EXP: 443881 For next: 36268 Since: 21.4.04 From: New York, NY, USA Since last post: 4117 days Last activity: 4025 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: 152 Posts: 2595/7019 EXP: 44097434 For next: 204328 Since: 3.10.02 From: Right side of the tracks Since last post: 67 days Last activity: 37 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: 63 Posts: 787/904 EXP: 2020288 For next: 76875 Since: 10.1.03 From: Enter your city here Since last post: 3398 days Last activity: 1453 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: 35 Posts: 175/240 EXP: 264254 For next: 15684 Since: 27.4.04 From: Atlanta Since last post: 1854 days Last activity: 1853 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: 71 Posts: 760/1205 EXP: 3140394 For next: 26735 Since: 20.9.02 From: New York, NY Since last post: 2158 days Last activity: 1580 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: 136 Posts: 2749/5283 EXP: 29488595 For next: 608397 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary. Since last post: 283 days Last activity: 225 days # 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: 25 Posts: 93/106 EXP: 81237 For next: 8384 Since: 25.12.02 Since last post: 543 days Last activity: 543 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: 11791 For next: 1280 Since: 16.5.05 Since last post: 4422 days Last activity: 4399 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: 1211818 For next: 22059 Since: 24.2.02 From: Bowels Since last post: 3646 days Last activity: 2938 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: 132 Posts: 1428/5007 EXP: 26815893 For next: 316111 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 1091 days Last activity: 1085 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: 41 Posts: 32/347 EXP: 458458 For next: 21691 Since: 18.5.04 From: Badstreet USA Since last post: 1177 days Last activity: 1177 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: 226 Posts: 6566/17225 EXP: 173960065 For next: 2274532 Since: 9.12.01 From: ミネアポリス Since last post: 3 days Last activity: 22 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: 103 Posts: 1867/2781 EXP: 11163366 For next: 308079 Since: 16.4.02 From: Green Bay, WI Since last post: 1410 days Last activity: 44 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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