"Bruno Sammartino: An Autobiography of Wrestling's Living Legend", ISBN-13: 978-1440476983. with Bob Michelucci and Paul McCollough
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To me, wrestling in the WWF has become a pathetic circus. Today you see the guy with the bird, the guy with the snake, and the dog. In my career, my ambition was to bring respect to professional wrestling. I feel the WWF has taken a complete one hundred eighty degree turn. I'm embarrassed to be associated with wrestling today.
He "retired" from wrestling in 1981 (his last match was against old enemy George "the Animal" Steele), and began providing commentary for the WWF's syndicated programming. He came out of retirement in 1985, where he wrestled in tag team matches with son, David (usually against Johnny Valiant and Brutus Beefcake).
The Living Legend