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CANADIAN BULLDOG Andouille Level: 85 Posts: 1768/1962 EXP: 5770887 For next: 127677 Since: 5.3.03 From: TORONTO Since last post: 705 days Last activity: 704 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: 127 Posts: 1072/4996 EXP: 23278408 For next: 448223 Since: 8.5.03 From: North Carolina Since last post: 13 hours Last activity: 5 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: 81 Posts: 1481/1747 EXP: 4989668 For next: 3202 Since: 18.6.02 From: North Cacalacky Since last post: 2101 days Last activity: 22 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: 57 Posts: 626/793 EXP: 1424722 For next: 61215 Since: 7.2.04 From: Canada Since last post: 3343 days Last activity: 3343 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: 123 Posts: 67/4479 EXP: 20723993 For next: 507333 Since: 28.2.02 From: Boston Since last post: 276 days Last activity: 276 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: 70 Posts: 722/1212 EXP: 2911730 For next: 104096 Since: 18.3.02 From: Sussex, WI Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 10 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: 111 Posts: 2081/3654 EXP: 14582261 For next: 286145 Since: 25.4.03 From: Nashville, TN Since last post: 2 days Last activity: 1 day # 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: 394583 For next: 10192 Since: 21.4.04 From: New York, NY, USA Since last post: 3056 days Last activity: 2964 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: 142 Posts: 2595/6435 EXP: 34867512 For next: 101003 Since: 3.10.02 From: Right side of the tracks Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 17 hours # 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: 1815968 For next: 60639 Since: 10.1.03 From: Enter your city here Since last post: 2337 days Last activity: 392 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: 234869 For next: 18785 Since: 27.4.04 From: Atlanta Since last post: 793 days Last activity: 792 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: 2829428 For next: 40330 Since: 20.9.02 From: New York, NY Since last post: 1097 days Last activity: 519 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: 2749/5246 EXP: 26424531 For next: 159 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary. Since last post: 9 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: 93/103 EXP: 69967 For next: 8159 Since: 25.12.02 Since last post: 2585 days Last activity: 610 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: 10364 For next: 2707 Since: 16.5.05 Since last post: 3361 days Last activity: 3338 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: 1096330 For next: 60796 Since: 24.2.02 From: Bowels Since last post: 2585 days Last activity: 1877 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: 128 Posts: 1428/5007 EXP: 24205578 For next: 176188 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 30 days Last activity: 24 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: 407251 For next: 34062 Since: 18.5.04 From: Badstreet USA Since last post: 116 days Last activity: 116 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: 215 Posts: 6566/16480 EXP: 147492609 For next: 618908 Since: 9.12.01 From: ミネアポリス Since last post: 3 hours Last activity: 2 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: 100 Posts: 1867/2781 EXP: 10089635 For next: 264797 Since: 16.4.02 From: Green Bay, WI Since last post: 349 days Last activity: 195 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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