Sports @Larry Inc. These are the wrestlers I have personally met in my lifetime

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  1. dawg

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    I wont go into details but i have met and had words with these guys. They wouldn't remember me though

    I was a wrestling fan for years.

    Cyclone Negro

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    Terry and Dory Funk

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    Kerry von erich

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    Nature Boy Ric Flair

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    Andre The Giant

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    Superstar Billy Graham

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    Johnny Valentine

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    Probably more but that's all i can remember right now
     
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    Very impressive list!

    Johnny Valentine was a notoriously disgusting ribber back in the day, used to defecate in the shoes of his colleagues, smear feces in hard-to-find spots in a room and urinate in hotel ice machines, among other exploits. Infamously put lighter fluid in Jay York's inhaler, leading "The Alaskan" to pull out a firearm in the locker room before the situation was diffused.
     
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    I'm 6'1 and felt like a midget seeing Andre in person :jj:
     
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    I used to worship the Von Erichs and the Funks. They were Texas heroes.
     
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    Not a Texas guy, but if I had a time machine, the Sportatorium in 1983 would make the top 5. I actually met Kevin at a convention in L.A. four years back, came across as a very humble and genuine guy. There's lots of Von Erichs stuff in the Macho thread a few weeks back, @wife is a whore & I had a friendly back-and-forth about Fritz's legacy, you'll get a kick.
     
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    This a callout thread?:bigthink
     
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    Biff DiBiase Philanthropist and accountant at Larry, Inc. POTY Stern Forum Gold

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    Most impressive! The Funks? I'm jealous!
     
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    LawyerLarry Mr. Fuckmoney in the Bank VIP

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    I've met Jerry Lawler a few times.
     
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    SHIT!!!!!!!
     
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    Impressive.
     
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    Would have loved to have met Macho Man.

    Dont care anything about Hogan but Macho man would have kicked ass.
     
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    Coolest guy associated with wrestling I've ever met was Jimmy Hart. Dude was cool as shit and just talked forever. He was with Hogan at an event.
     
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    I walked into (the late) Barbary Coast around 2001 and had to do a double take when I saw Virgil nonchalantly shooting craps. No sign or gimmick table, just dice.
     
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    Terry Funk, and Bobby Funk, and Dory Funk, and Jimmy Jack Funk, and......
     
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    Met Bob Backlund in Madison Square Garden thru my father in 1981. I don't remember if he was nice or an asshole I was a kid at the time:dontknow:
     
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    Oh yeah, I met Lance Russell at a show last month and caught him out in the lobby and marked out for like 10 minutes.

    And I hit Bret Hart with my dip spit cup at a WCW house show and he flipped me off.
     
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    Wow! Jimmy Hart (guy in the middle of Brothers Funk) - met him several times.
    I guess you guys know he was in the 1960s band The Gentrys, right? "Keep On Dancing"?

     
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