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The W - Pro Wrestling - R.I.P. Zoogz Rift
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Since: 1.3.02
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From his son, Aaron:

"It's my unfortunate duty to report that my father Zoogz Rift died peacefully on March 22nd at 12:20 PM. His death was due to serious complications from diabetes which he had been battling for well over a decade. A memorial page is going to be worked on to showcase his talents from musician to artist to wrestling performer. In the meantime, follow http://www.facebook.com/​zoogzrift for more info."

For the uninitiated Zoogz was a manager and one of the bookers for the Herb Abrams UWF as well as a prolific RSP-W poster in the mid 90s. He made a comeback to wrestling helping produce some SoCal indy shows from 2000-2002, which is when I got to work with him.


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The net sucks. There are 10 people on the net, and 8 of them are retards. Nothing has changed. The net is NOT this great "information superhighway" nonsense they try to sell you---it's a bunch of anal-retentive lunkheads blabbering about the most inane nonsense imaginable. - Zoogz Rift, The Liquid Moamo

And he was most definitely one of 'em.

RIP.

EDIT: The only interaction I could quickly find between us on r.s.p-w was this thread where he failed to sell my super awesome joke (groups.google.com).

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#3 Posted on | Instant Rating: 8.69
sorry to say I don't remember him. Best wishes to his family.

The person from the era I remember most that I don't think stll has an online wrestling presence is Herb Kunze.

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#4 Posted on | Instant Rating: 8.89
I think Herb is busy these days.

http://www.uoguelph.ca/~hkunze/index.htm
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#5 Posted on | Instant Rating: 2.77
I remember Zoogz. Oldschool RSPW back when it meant something.
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#6 Posted on | Instant Rating: 1.00
I recognized his name immediately despite it being well over a decade since I visited RSPW on a regular basis. I always enjoyed his posts in particular. My condolences to his family and friends.
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