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CANADIAN BULLDOG Andouille Level: 85 Posts: 1768/1962 EXP: 5872072 For next: 26492 Since: 5.3.03 From: TORONTO Since last post: 861 days Last activity: 860 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: 1072/5058 EXP: 24134923 For next: 246843 Since: 8.5.03 From: North Carolina Since last post: 2 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: 82 Posts: 1481/1747 EXP: 5072325 For next: 136924 Since: 18.6.02 From: North Cacalacky Since last post: 2257 days Last activity: 178 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: 1451764 For next: 34173 Since: 7.2.04 From: Canada Since last post: 3499 days Last activity: 3499 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: 21059439 For next: 171887 Since: 28.2.02 From: Boston Since last post: 432 days Last activity: 432 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: 2977364 For next: 38462 Since: 18.3.02 From: Sussex, WI Since last post: 44 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: 112 Posts: 2081/3659 EXP: 14871375 For next: 466878 Since: 25.4.03 From: Nashville, TN Since last post: 45 days Last activity: 14 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: 402210 For next: 2565 Since: 21.4.04 From: New York, NY, USA Since last post: 3212 days Last activity: 3120 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: 145 Posts: 2595/6624 EXP: 37032121 For next: 572051 Since: 3.10.02 From: Right side of the tracks Since last post: 2 days Last activity: 10 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: 1847424 For next: 29183 Since: 10.1.03 From: Enter your city here Since last post: 2493 days Last activity: 548 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: 239415 For next: 14239 Since: 27.4.04 From: Atlanta Since last post: 949 days Last activity: 948 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: 2877254 For next: 138572 Since: 20.9.02 From: New York, NY Since last post: 1253 days Last activity: 675 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: 2749/5257 EXP: 26931754 For next: 200250 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary. Since last post: 3 days Last activity: 2 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: 71175 For next: 6951 Since: 25.12.02 Since last post: 2741 days Last activity: 766 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: 10586 For next: 2485 Since: 16.5.05 Since last post: 3517 days Last activity: 3494 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: 1114060 For next: 43066 Since: 24.2.02 From: Bowels Since last post: 2741 days Last activity: 2033 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: 24606710 For next: 443011 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 186 days Last activity: 180 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: 415176 For next: 26137 Since: 18.5.04 From: Badstreet USA Since last post: 272 days Last activity: 272 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: 6566/16630 EXP: 151891090 For next: 1076147 Since: 9.12.01 From: ミネアポリス Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 26 min. # 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: 10254544 For next: 99888 Since: 16.4.02 From: Green Bay, WI Since last post: 505 days Last activity: 351 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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