This celebrity goo was created by player Matthew Preston.
Scott Hardie provided the source image, gooed image, and category, wrote the clue, and wrote the explanation.

publication date: Thursday, November 5, 2009 (part of Round XLI)

category: Sports

clue: He's been a professional wrestler, a video-game plumber, a rubber-band enthusiast, and Cyndi Lauper's dad.

explanation: Albano was a professional wrestler known for incorporating rubber bands into his jewelry. He starred in The Super Mario Bros. Super Show and several of Lauper's music videos. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, Justin Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Aaron Shurtleff, Tony Peters, Ryan Dunn, Walter Chesser, Jesse King, Elaine Beckland, and Melissa Anderson

trivia: Matthew was saddened by Albano's passing and requested that he become a goo at GooCon: Citrus Ridge two weeks later. Although Scott was not willing to take requests at the live game, he wanted to fulfill it in the online game.


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