Friday, July 31, 2015

Rowdy Roddy Piper Dies at 61 - July 31, 2015

Wrestling Legend Rowdy Roddy Piper Has Died - July 31, 2015


Taking Piper's Pit to Heaven -
Look Out, Dusty Rhodes!
It is, indeed, a sad day.  The kilt-wearing, motor mouthed wrestling icon, Rowdy Roddy Piper (born Roderick Toombs) has died today at age 61. Click Here for an excellent story about Mr. Piper written by Ross Kelly of CBSlocal.com.

I'm Here to Chew Bubble Gum....

Remember.....

"I'm here to chew bubble gum and kick some ass.....

And I'M ALL OUTTA BUBBLE GUM."

Piper's Pit - Memories Through Pictures

How I loved Piper's Pit.  See if these bring back any memories....

"Right Where Hogan Belongs!"


With The Hulkster and Andre


With Paul "Mr. Perfect" Orndorff



With the original "King of Wrestling," Harley Race
and the Weasel, Bobby Heenan



Who Could Ever Forget?
Taking a Coconut to "Superfly" Jimmy Snuka














Disrespecting "The Living Legend," Bruno Sammartino
At Least for a Few Moments...



With Adrian Adonis, The "Mouth of the South"
Jimmy Hart and "Cowboy" Bob Orton




Always the Gentleman -
to Cindi Lauper, Anyway











Brutus Beefcake, Greg "The Hammer" Valentine,
Hercules Hernandz Jim Neihardt and
"The Fashion Plate of Wrestling,"
"Classy" Freddie Blassie






With "Stone Cold" Steve Austin















Interview With  Frankie Williams - Pure Magic
"Why do you always lose?!?!" He Asked with a mix of Frustration and Disdain, Before Kicking the Jobber's Ass













One Mic Not Nearly Enough When the Macho Man Came a Lookin -  YYYeeeeaaahhhh!


Thanks for the memories, Roddy.  May the wind be at your back.  Rest in peace.


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