The W
Views: 108576811
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Calendar | Color chart | Log in for more!
27.11.15 2357
The W - Pro Wrestling - We lose another one (John Kronus)
This thread has 14 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Thread rated: 4.80
Pages: 1
(4172 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Post (6 total)
Aldo D 2112

Since: 21.4.02
From: West Palm Beach, FL

Since last post: 2967 days
Last activity: 2796 days
#1 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.65

Jesus tapdancing Christ, when will this end?!?

Those who know what's best for us must rise and save us from ourselves.
Promote this thread!

Since: 3.10.02
From: Right side of the tracks

Since last post: 10 days
Last activity: 2 days
#2 Posted on | Instant Rating: 2.41
Sad to see he passed, but honestly, he had been looking rough for years now and has a well known substance abuse problem. Shame that one half of my favorite ECW tag teams has passed.

Since: 17.11.02

Since last post: 119 days
Last activity: 44 days
#3 Posted on | Instant Rating: 1.48
The idea Perry Saturn returning to my television screen just got another set back.

I wonder if FOX News is gonna blame THIS one on the WWE as well?

Since: 19.8.05
From: My Old Kentucky Home

Since last post: 371 days
Last activity: 51 days
#4 Posted on | Instant Rating: 2.50
This is sad news. It's also creepy for me, as I was watching 24/7 a few days ago, and the Eliminators were on the ECW show early on in their careers. It popped into my head that I was surprised a tag team from the 90s has 2 members that are both still alive.

I don't think he ever worked for Vince, so I can buy the "not on our watch" excuse here.


Dean! Have you been shooting dope into your scrotum? You can tell me! I'm hip!
Dexley's Midnight Jogger

Since: 10.10.02
From: New Hampshire

Since last post: 663 days
Last activity: 577 days
#5 Posted on | Instant Rating: 7.81
I saw him in a few house shows and really liked watching him wrestle Taz and Shane Douglas. Every once in a while when he was getting the better of his opponent, he would blurt out, "Woo-hoo-hoo-hoo-hoo!" and a lot of the crowd would repeat it.

I enjoyed watching him as part of the Eliminators and the Gangstanotors. Very sad.

Since: 12.12.01
From: Pittsburgh, PA

Since last post: 2 days
Last activity: 2 hours
#6 Posted on | Instant Rating: 8.62
If they wanted a specious link between Kronus and WWE just to make the news seem tidier, ECW was bankrolled in part by WWE and the Eliminators did appear on a couple Raws in 1997.

Comparing ECW deaths to WWE deaths is definitely a case where the ECW locker room was always much more, let's say, problematic than WWE's, and it's not a coincidence that it suited people like Louie Spicolli, Chris Candido, and Tammy Sytch well after they left the WWF. But really, it's never been about picking and choosing which deaths WWE should and shouldn't be blamed for.
Thread rated: 4.80
Pages: 1
Thread ahead: Rabid Wolverines
Next thread: iMPACT! 7-19-07
Previous thread: ECW 7/17/07 - Morrison Hotel
(4172 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Was it kayfabe that Mustafa ruptured his spleen in a match and that was what kept him out of ECW for a while?
- StaggerLee, The Gangstas (2011)
Related threads: RIP Lady Bird Johnson - RIP, "Honest" Ed Mirvish - Chris Benoit passes away - More...
The W - Pro Wrestling - We lose another one (John Kronus)Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board

©2001-2015 Brothers Zim

This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.39 seconds.