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marclaflamme
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#1 Posted on 27.10.05 0816.36
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I was a big fan of High Voltage when WCW was around.

I think they could have become great tag team champions.

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#2 Posted on 27.10.05 0858.55
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What more needs to be said?

This is hands down the best post I've ever seen. We could all learn a lot from marciaflamme.
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#3 Posted on 27.10.05 0924.24
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WCW never give them a chance to shine
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#4 Posted on 27.10.05 0940.52
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Whaddya mean? Kenny Kaos was 1/2 of the WCW Tag Team Champs with Rick Steiner.

But High Voltage were great. I rank them up there with The Mulkey Brothers, The Cole Twins, The Ding Dongs, and The State Patrol as true greats.
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#5 Posted on 27.10.05 1225.31
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    Originally posted by britishiles
    Whaddya mean? Kenny Kaos was 1/2 of the WCW Tag Team Champs with Rick Steiner.

    But High Voltage were great. I rank them up there with The Mulkey Brothers, The Cole Twins, The Ding Dongs, and The State Patrol as true greats.


Pffft. They were no Disorderly Conduct, that's for sure.
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#6 Posted on 27.10.05 1226.51
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The more I think about it they weren't even on the same page as Men At Work, The Young Patriots, or The Master Blasters.
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#7 Posted on 27.10.05 1247.25
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With the sad state of tag team wrestling currently, if they were coming up now that would have a good shot, but back then i dont think they fared well because they were just too short.
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#8 Posted on 27.10.05 1259.48
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I always enjoyed their theme song. "Danger! High voltage! Bzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz"
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#9 Posted on 27.10.05 1322.10
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    Originally posted by Destrucity
    I always enjoyed their theme song. "Danger! High voltage! Bzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz"


Followed by the audience response:
"........................................"
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#10 Posted on 27.10.05 1325.23
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    Originally posted by Destrucity
    I always enjoyed their theme song. "Danger! High voltage! Bzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz"


I always preferred "American Males! American Males! American Males!"
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#11 Posted on 27.10.05 1330.59
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HEY BRITISHISLES

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#12 Posted on 27.10.05 1338.29
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    Originally posted by HeidenreichIsMyHero
    With the sad state of tag team wrestling currently, if they were coming up now that would have a good shot, but back then i dont think they fared well because they were just too short.


They were short but muscular looking so it wouldn't really mather.

Rage was like 240 lbs on a 5'9" frame.
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#13 Posted on 27.10.05 1345.58
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State Patrol, I almost forgot about them. Man, that takes me back.
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#14 Posted on 27.10.05 1425.26
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Long before High Voltage, there was a team in WCW that consisted of two muscular, Road Warrior rip-offs. I think that their name was The Wrecking Crew, but I could be wrong, seeing how Mike Enos and Wayne Bloom were the "new" Minnesota Wrecking Crew.

Does anyone remember this team and their individual names? I know they had a story in The Wrester about how they were going to destroy the Road Warriors.
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#15 Posted on 27.10.05 1455.27
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The Patriots came from WCW Special Forces though. You CANNOT top that. Thats cooler than Parts Unkown even.
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#16 Posted on 27.10.05 1512.06
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    Originally posted by drjayphd
    Pffft. They were no Disorderly Conduct, that's for sure.



Actually, I thought they WERE Disorderly Conduct. Shows you what kind of impression High Voltage must have left on me....
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#17 Posted on 27.10.05 1635.28
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    Originally posted by CANADIAN BULLDOG
      Originally posted by drjayphd
      Pffft. They were no Disorderly Conduct, that's for sure.



    Actually, I thought they WERE Disorderly Conduct. Shows you what kind of impression High Voltage must have left on me....


Nope, although I remember Disorderly Conduct was another team at the same time. Turns out it was the Texas Hangmen (obsessedwithwrestling.com). Helps that they were masked under that persona and not as Disorderly Conduct.
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#18 Posted on 27.10.05 1650.15
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    Originally posted by drjayphd
      Originally posted by CANADIAN BULLDOG
        Originally posted by drjayphd
        Pffft. They were no Disorderly Conduct, that's for sure.



      Actually, I thought they WERE Disorderly Conduct. Shows you what kind of impression High Voltage must have left on me....


    Nope, although I remember Disorderly Conduct was another team at the same time. Turns out it was the Texas Hangmen (obsessedwithwrestling.com). Helps that they were masked under that persona and not as Disorderly Conduct.


I seem to remember reading at one point somebody convincing the brass to keep them around for just that reason...you got two jobber tag teams in one. I want to say it was Cornette, although I'm not entirely sure if he was with the company at that point.
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#19 Posted on 27.10.05 1824.48
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    Originally posted by Dexley's Midnight Jogger
    Long before High Voltage, there was a team in WCW that consisted of two muscular, Road Warrior rip-offs. I think that their name was The Wrecking Crew, but I could be wrong, seeing how Mike Enos and Wayne Bloom were the "new" Minnesota Wrecking Crew.

    Does anyone remember this team and their individual names? I know they had a story in The Wrester about how they were going to destroy the Road Warriors.


It was Rage and Fury, the Wrecking crew. Marc Laurentis and Al Green. Marc was later the Terminator, while Al was famous as Master Blaster Blade.
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#20 Posted on 27.10.05 1938.44
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High Voltage were held down by Bunkhouse Buck and Dick Slater: truly, they were the Triple H of mid 90's WCW Tag Teams.
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