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CANADIAN BULLDOG Andouille Level: 87 Posts: 1768/1962 EXP: 6211472 For next: 181327 Since: 5.3.03 From: TORONTO Since last post: 1404 days Last activity: 1403 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: 132 Posts: 1072/5192 EXP: 26571174 For next: 560830 Since: 8.5.03 From: North Carolina Since last post: 18 hours Last activity: 18 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: 83 Posts: 1481/1747 EXP: 5350116 For next: 82128 Since: 18.6.02 From: North Cacalacky Since last post: 2800 days Last activity: 405 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: 1542209 For next: 35346 Since: 7.2.04 From: Canada Since last post: 4042 days Last activity: 4042 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: 125 Posts: 67/4479 EXP: 22187663 For next: 266564 Since: 28.2.02 From: Boston Since last post: 975 days Last activity: 975 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: 722/1222 EXP: 3156785 For next: 10344 Since: 18.3.02 From: Hartland, WI Since last post: 182 days Last activity: 11 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: 114 Posts: 2081/3691 EXP: 15947291 For next: 362326 Since: 25.4.03 From: Nashville, TN Since last post: 25 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: 40 Posts: 45/339 EXP: 427700 For next: 13613 Since: 21.4.04 From: New York, NY, USA Since last post: 3755 days Last activity: 3663 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: 150 Posts: 2595/6911 EXP: 41673802 For next: 633986 Since: 3.10.02 From: Right side of the tracks Since last post: 13 hours Last activity: 4 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: 62 Posts: 787/904 EXP: 1952980 For next: 31717 Since: 10.1.03 From: Enter your city here Since last post: 3036 days Last activity: 1091 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: 254610 For next: 25328 Since: 27.4.04 From: Atlanta Since last post: 1492 days Last activity: 1491 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: 3037876 For next: 129253 Since: 20.9.02 From: New York, NY Since last post: 1796 days Last activity: 1218 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: 134 Posts: 2749/5282 EXP: 28561121 For next: 25927 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary. Since last post: 92 days Last activity: 6 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: 78538 For next: 11083 Since: 25.12.02 Since last post: 181 days Last activity: 181 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: 11325 For next: 1746 Since: 16.5.05 Since last post: 4060 days Last activity: 4037 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: 1173693 For next: 60184 Since: 24.2.02 From: Bowels Since last post: 3284 days Last activity: 2576 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: 131 Posts: 1428/5007 EXP: 25954809 For next: 469881 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 729 days Last activity: 723 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: 441655 For next: 38494 Since: 18.5.04 From: Badstreet USA Since last post: 815 days Last activity: 815 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: 223 Posts: 6566/17046 EXP: 165938132 For next: 2278426 Since: 9.12.01 From: ミネアポリス Since last post: 4 hours Last activity: 3 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: 102 Posts: 1867/2781 EXP: 10809017 For next: 280988 Since: 16.4.02 From: Green Bay, WI Since last post: 1048 days Last activity: 110 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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