The W
Views: 99995462
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
24.10.07 1311
The 7 - Pro Wrestling - Warrant issued for Flair's arrest Register and log in to post!
Pages: 1 2 Next(1305 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (30 total)
geemoney
Scrapple
Level: 112

Posts: 1751/3788
EXP: 15268138
For next: 70115

Since: 26.1.03
From: Naples, FL

Since last post: 3 days
Last activity: 1 hour
AIM:  
#1 Posted on 28.11.05 1955.57
Reposted on: 28.11.12 1955.57
http://www.wwe.com/inside/news/warrantflair

According to WWE.com, it's over a road rage incident that happened in North Carolina last week. I wonder if his road rage is anything like his "crazy old man" schtick.
Promote this thread!
CRZ
Big Brother
Administrator
Level: 213

Posts: 7094/16301
EXP: 142709396
For next: 657511

Since: 9.12.01
From: ミネアポリス

Since last post: 19 hours
Last activity: 4 sec.
AIM:  
ICQ:  
Y!:
#2 Posted on 28.11.05 2012.08
Reposted on: 28.11.12 2013.13
Wow, WWE stealing from other sources? Perish the thought!

http://www.wsoctv.com/news/5420940/detail.html

AWArulz
Knackwurst
Level: 108

Posts: 1404/3393
EXP: 13480079
For next: 40464

Since: 28.1.02
From: Louisville, KY

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 1 day
AIM:  
Y!:
#3 Posted on 28.11.05 2211.27
Reposted on: 28.11.12 2211.28
Happen to be working here in Charlotte this week and the local stations are running this as the second or third story on the news.

Apparently Ric kicked and choked a guy in very heavy traffic on the SE side of town (and traffic is VERY bad there in the good times). During the story on the station I am watching now they showed some Georgia Championship Wrestling clips with Ric going against Magnum TA.

According to the story, Ric is out of town. Of course, we know he's in the hospital with the 42" Plasma TV. :)
geemoney
Scrapple
Level: 112

Posts: 1753/3788
EXP: 15268138
For next: 70115

Since: 26.1.03
From: Naples, FL

Since last post: 3 days
Last activity: 1 hour
AIM:  
#4 Posted on 28.11.05 2219.24
Reposted on: 28.11.12 2220.23
    Originally posted by AWArulz
    Apparently Ric kicked and choked a guy in very heavy traffic on the SE side of town (and traffic is VERY bad there in the good times).

Could you imagine driving by THAT scene?

"Is that Ric Flair beating up somebody by his car?"
redsoxnation
Scrapple
Level: 152

Posts: 4945/7534
EXP: 43746252
For next: 555510

Since: 24.7.02

Since last post: 480 days
Last activity: 480 days
#5 Posted on 28.11.05 2223.34
Reposted on: 28.11.12 2224.44
After reading Flair's description of his driving exploits, perhaps North Carolina would be a much safer place if he had his drivers license permanently revoked.
And, kicked and choked? No chops or Flair flops? Not even a cross knee breaker? Disappointing.

(edited by redsoxnation on 28.11.05 2324)
Jackson
Sujuk
Level: 63

Posts: 745/976
EXP: 2085118
For next: 12045

Since: 4.1.02

Since last post: 1991 days
Last activity: 1516 days
#6 Posted on 28.11.05 2251.03
Reposted on: 28.11.12 2254.03
I would have thought that Ric would be able to get away with anything short of murder in North Carolina.

The driver said he noticed someone behind him flashing their headlights, so he hit his brakes.

Actually, murder should have been warranted in this case.
Kevintripod
Boudin blanc
Level: 90

Posts: 619/2283
EXP: 7056270
For next: 132366

Since: 11.5.03
From: Mount Pleasant, Pa.

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 11 hours
AIM:  
#7 Posted on 29.11.05 0014.06
Reposted on: 29.11.12 0014.57
    Originally posted by redsoxnation
    And, kicked and choked? No chops or Flair flops? Not even a cross knee breaker? Disappointing.


I can't see Flair beating the guy up without imagining him strutting along the side of the road and giving out "Wooooooo's" to passing cars.

(edited by Kevintripod on 28.11.05 2215)
Zeruel
Thirty Millionth Hit
Moderator
Level: 131

Posts: 2849/5216
EXP: 25765099
For next: 659591

Since: 2.1.02
From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary.

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 23 hours
#8 Posted on 29.11.05 0035.07
Reposted on: 29.11.12 0035.12
    Originally posted by Kevintripod
      Originally posted by redsoxnation
      And, kicked and choked? No chops or Flair flops? Not even a cross knee breaker? Disappointing.


    I can't see Flair beating the guy up without imagining him strutting along the side of the road and giving out "Wooooooo's" to passing cars.

    (edited by Kevintripod on 28.11.05 2215)


Nothing would have amused me more to be driving by and seeing Flair drop an elbow on the dudes car.
ekedolphin
Scrapple
Level: 132

Posts: 2850/5387
EXP: 27015057
For next: 116947

Since: 12.1.02
From: Indianapolis, IN; now residing in Suffolk, VA

Since last post: 128 days
Last activity: 1 day
#9 Posted on 29.11.05 0204.47
Reposted on: 29.11.12 0205.19
As I also wondered when WWE.com mentioned Eugene's drug-related suspension, I honestly wonder why in the world WWE would post something, on their website, that portrays one of their popular superstars in a negative light. Maybe it's so that they can exercise more control over the news, but they're making it more of a story, accessible to more people, by confirming it on their website.

I daresay more wrestling fans know where WWE's official website is than, say, how to find Online Onslaught or Scott Keith.
Kevintripod
Boudin blanc
Level: 90

Posts: 623/2283
EXP: 7056270
For next: 132366

Since: 11.5.03
From: Mount Pleasant, Pa.

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 11 hours
AIM:  
#10 Posted on 29.11.05 0227.04
Reposted on: 29.11.12 0227.53
    Originally posted by ekedolphin
    As I also wondered when WWE.com mentioned Eugene's drug-related suspension, I honestly wonder why in the world WWE would post something, on their website, that portrays one of their popular superstars in a negative light.



Maybe it's just to send a message to all the WWE personel that any negative behavior displayed on their part will be posted on the WWE website as a form of embarrassment to them.
edoug
Summer sausage
Level: 44

Posts: 125/439
EXP: 574889
For next: 36400

Since: 13.2.04
From: Maine

Since last post: 95 days
Last activity: 4 hours
#11 Posted on 29.11.05 0233.05
Reposted on: 29.11.12 0233.40
    Originally posted by ekedolphin
    As I also wondered when WWE.com mentioned Eugene's drug-related suspension, I honestly wonder why in the world WWE would post something, on their website, that portrays one of their popular superstars in a negative light. Maybe it's so that they can exercise more control over the news, but they're making it more of a story, accessible to more people, by confirming it on their website.

    I daresay more wrestling fans know where WWE's official website is than, say, how to find Online Onslaught or Scott Keith.

The WWE has to make some of statement before its accused of covering up the incident.
RYDER FAKIN
Six Degrees of Me
Level: 63

Posts: 386/960
EXP: 2023420
For next: 73743

Since: 21.2.02
From: ORLANDO

Since last post: 43 days
Last activity: 43 days
AIM:  
#12 Posted on 29.11.05 1420.15
Reposted on: 29.11.12 1420.28
from The Smoking Gun...

Click Here (thesmokinggun.com)

FLEA
gater
Bauerwurst
Level: 24

Posts: 86/105
EXP: 73375
For next: 4751

Since: 29.1.02
From: Palatine, IL

Since last post: 2404 days
Last activity: 1583 days
#13 Posted on 29.11.05 1454.43
Reposted on: 29.11.12 1454.56
I'm guessing RYDER was alerted from Fark. Some interesting mark/smark/smart perspectives on the Angle/Cena stuff in the comment thread.

I suppose sometimes the IWC needs a beath of fresh air. It certainly may not be such a cut and dry issue for WWE.
Phantom
Frankfurter
Level: 57

Posts: 691/777
EXP: 1469591
For next: 16346

Since: 17.3.02

Since last post: 2376 days
Last activity: 2353 days
#14 Posted on 29.11.05 1729.56
Reposted on: 29.11.12 1730.21
    Originally posted by Zeruel
      Originally posted by Kevintripod
        Originally posted by redsoxnation
        And, kicked and choked? No chops or Flair flops? Not even a cross knee breaker? Disappointing.


      I can't see Flair beating the guy up without imagining him strutting along the side of the road and giving out "Wooooooo's" to passing cars.

      (edited by Kevintripod on 28.11.05 2215)


    Nothing would have amused me more to be driving by and seeing Flair drop an elbow on the dudes car.
I would like to thank all of you for some of the funniest mental images I've had all day. :)
cammytuff
Pinkelwurst
Level: 12

Posts: 14/25
EXP: 7562
For next: 359

Since: 15.10.04

Since last post: 2681 days
Last activity: 2652 days
#15 Posted on 29.11.05 1830.48
Reposted on: 29.11.12 1831.09
that, is a mugshot
AWArulz
Knackwurst
Level: 108

Posts: 1408/3393
EXP: 13480079
For next: 40464

Since: 28.1.02
From: Louisville, KY

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 1 day
AIM:  
Y!:
#16 Posted on 29.11.05 2247.14
Reposted on: 29.11.12 2247.20
An update: I watched the ABC station's 11PM news here tonight in Charlotte and no mention of Ric's turning himself in. I was bummed. I was hoping for an old Ric Vs Dusty clip under the story.
Llakor
Landjager
Level: 62

Posts: 342/930
EXP: 1939835
For next: 44862

Since: 2.1.02
From: Montreal, Quebec, CANADA

Since last post: 562 days
Last activity: 554 days
AIM:  
#17 Posted on 1.12.05 0522.28
Reposted on: 1.12.12 0523.04
Maybe this is just me, but I am wondering what kind of reaction that this guy's friends and neighbours are giving him. Because personally if I was being choked by Ric Flair, my personal reaction would be well, "Glrrrrkkk, can't breathe" but after that... "Man, I'm being choked out by Ric Flair, this is so cool." and then some more "Gllllrrrrk, can't breathe."

Still, I wonder how many times this guy is going to run into a reaction like mine.

"You were choked out by Ric Flair, cool."

"Wait... You're CHARGING RIC FLAIR with ASSAULT!?! Are you INSANE?"

etc...

etc...
Tyler Durden
Landjager
Level: 59

Posts: 207/866
EXP: 1590874
For next: 82264

Since: 22.2.04
From: Frankfurt, Germany

Since last post: 3 days
Last activity: 1 day
#18 Posted on 1.12.05 0652.44
Reposted on: 1.12.12 0652.57
(deleted by CRZ on 1.12.05 1445)
AWArulz
Knackwurst
Level: 108

Posts: 1409/3393
EXP: 13480079
For next: 40464

Since: 28.1.02
From: Louisville, KY

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 1 day
AIM:  
Y!:
#19 Posted on 1.12.05 1409.57
Reposted on: 1.12.12 1410.21
Again, reporting from Charlotte (and my last report - I am in the airport waiting for the plane).

The TV stations here are all reporting on a bunch of family (husband wife) problems, including abuse between Ric and his wife. It's possible it is old news, I don't know. But it is very interesting to me that this is the second or third news story on the evening news shows here. Does Hulk By Gawd Hogan (Whoooo) get this kind of coverage is Tampa?
Rudoublesedoublel
Potato korv
Level: 55

Posts: 377/691
EXP: 1242343
For next: 71855

Since: 2.1.02
From: Kentucky - Home of the 8 time NCAA Champ Wildcats

Since last post: 36 days
Last activity: 3 days
#20 Posted on 1.12.05 1424.14
Reposted on: 1.12.12 1424.39
    Originally posted by Llakor
    Maybe this is just me, but I am wondering what kind of reaction that this guy's friends and neighbours are giving him. Because personally if I was being choked by Ric Flair, my personal reaction would be well, "Glrrrrkkk, can't breathe" but after that... "Man, I'm being choked out by Ric Flair, this is so cool." and then some more "Gllllrrrrk, can't breathe."

    Still, I wonder how many times this guy is going to run into a reaction like mine.

    "You were choked out by Ric Flair, cool."

    "Wait... You're CHARGING RIC FLAIR with ASSAULT!?! Are you INSANE?"

    etc...

    etc...


I agree 100%. Hell, if it had been me when I saw him I would have probably got out and either hugged him (in a manly way of course) or shook his hand. I would at least have tried to score an autograph. I'd even settle out of court, but he'd have to play a round of golf with me and sign my Flair DVD set.
Pages: 1 2 NextThread ahead: TNA ImPACT Workrate Report Episode #9
Next thread: Detailed Results for IWS Season's Beatings
Previous thread: More PPV Buy Stuff
(1305 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The 7 - Pro Wrestling - Warrant issued for Flair's arrestRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.319 seconds.