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The Unmasked Tenor: The Life and Times of a Singing Wrestler

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Equal parts showman and artist, hustler and faithful son, trained tenor and fast-talking raconteur, Sam Tenenbaum is--to paraphrase Whitman--large, he contains multitudes. In this inspirational and quintessentially American "song of himself," we see Sam pick himself up by the bootstraps of an awkward childhood in mid-20th Century Birmingham, Alabama, and forge an unlikely ...more
Paperback, 176 pages
Published September 6th 2015 by Greencupbooks
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Jason Presley
Nov 18, 2019 rated it really liked it
Sam Tenenbaum's story was a quick and engaging read about an awkward, skinny kid who wanted nothing more than to be the next Enrico Caruso, but wound up a body building masked villain. While his first dream was to be a great singer, he was bitten by the wrestling bug after being approached by a wrestler at the Birmingham YMCA.

While he was never a very big star, and is likely not remembered by any but 1980s Birmingham wrestling fans, he managed to put together a respectable 20+ year career as a
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Sam is a very special person. A personal friend,and a living tribute to being the best you can be, in all respects. It is also a testimonial to achieving success byhard work, and resourcefulness.
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