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CANADIAN BULLDOG Andouille Level: 85 Posts: 1768/1962 EXP: 5850002 For next: 48562 Since: 5.3.03 From: TORONTO Since last post: 827 days Last activity: 826 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: 128 Posts: 1072/5044 EXP: 23943165 For next: 438601 Since: 8.5.03 From: North Carolina Since last post: 10 days Last activity: 1 hour # 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: 5054289 For next: 154960 Since: 18.6.02 From: North Cacalacky Since last post: 2222 days Last activity: 144 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: 1445869 For next: 40068 Since: 7.2.04 From: Canada Since last post: 3465 days Last activity: 3465 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: 20986234 For next: 245092 Since: 28.2.02 From: Boston Since last post: 398 days Last activity: 398 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: 722/1217 EXP: 2966977 For next: 48849 Since: 18.3.02 From: Sussex, WI Since last post: 10 days Last activity: 2 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: 2081/3659 EXP: 14814849 For next: 53557 Since: 25.4.03 From: Nashville, TN Since last post: 11 days Last activity: 2 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: 39 Posts: 45/339 EXP: 400547 For next: 4228 Since: 21.4.04 From: New York, NY, USA Since last post: 3178 days Last activity: 3086 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: 144 Posts: 2595/6577 EXP: 36505447 For next: 204947 Since: 3.10.02 From: Right side of the tracks Since last post: 23 min. Last activity: 21 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: 61 Posts: 787/904 EXP: 1840562 For next: 36045 Since: 10.1.03 From: Enter your city here Since last post: 2458 days Last activity: 513 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: 238424 For next: 15230 Since: 27.4.04 From: Atlanta Since last post: 914 days Last activity: 913 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: 2866820 For next: 2938 Since: 20.9.02 From: New York, NY Since last post: 1219 days Last activity: 641 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: 132 Posts: 2749/5254 EXP: 26816231 For next: 315773 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary. Since last post: 14 days Last activity: 1 hour # 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: 70911 For next: 7215 Since: 25.12.02 Since last post: 2707 days Last activity: 732 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: 10538 For next: 2533 Since: 16.5.05 Since last post: 3482 days Last activity: 3460 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: 1110190 For next: 46936 Since: 24.2.02 From: Bowels Since last post: 2706 days Last activity: 1999 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: 129 Posts: 1428/5007 EXP: 24519183 For next: 530538 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 152 days Last activity: 146 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: 413448 For next: 27865 Since: 18.5.04 From: Badstreet USA Since last post: 238 days Last activity: 238 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: 217 Posts: 6566/16592 EXP: 150853064 For next: 2114173 Since: 9.12.01 From: ミネアポリス Since last post: 1 day 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: 10218558 For next: 135874 Since: 16.4.02 From: Green Bay, WI Since last post: 471 days Last activity: 317 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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