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Blind Without 'Em: Hansen had very poor eyesight, but couldn't wear his glasses in the ring and refused to wear contacts. His in-ring stiffness sometime came from the fact that he couldn't always see where he was going, and sometimes misjudged distances and hit his opponents much harder than he meant to.
Red Baron: "The Lariat," "The Bad Man from Borger, TX," (in Japan): "Fuchinkan" (Japanese for "unsinkable battleship")
Screw This, I'm Outta Here!: Left WCW in 1991 because he didn't want any part of the angle of the Desperados (Memphis veteran Dutch Mantell, Black Bart and Deadeye Dick (Randy Culley, aka Moondog Rex/Demolition Smash searching for him in the Old West.note This has been inducted into WrestleCrap. Apart from a few appearances in ECW, Hansen never returned to the U.S. after this.
Blatantly screwed over the AWA when he was brought in in the late 80s, when attendance was plunging and the company was looking to inject some fresh faces into their main event scene. This despite the fact that he was notoriously unreliable when working for other promotions. He soon won the AWA World Heavyweight title (seen in his picture above), but sure enough, a dispute with Verne Gagne led him to depart for Japan while refusing to drop the belt. He continued to refer to himself as the AWA World Champion in his appearances until the threat of a lawsuit finally convinced him to return the belt. Legend has it that he ran over the belt with a pickup truck and mailed it back to Gagne, tire treads and all.
Tag Team: The Miracle Power Combination, with Bruiser Brody