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Tag: Desi Arnaz

Before Pitbull, There Was Latino Mogul Desi Arnaz


November 10, 2018 

For most people, their first encounter with a Cuban isn’t Fidel Castro, Andy Garcia, or Gloria Estefan. It’s with Ricky Ricardo, Lucy’s Cuban bandleader husband on I Love Lucy. In a time when no Hispanic had ever appeared on TV, here was a guy with a Spanish last name and thick accent married to America’s….

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Paula Deen Tweets Brown Face “I Love Lucy” Picture


July 08, 2015 

TV chef and queen of the fryalator Paula Deen is once again under fire for racism after she tweeted a picture of her son Bobby in brown face. The picture came from a 2011 episode in which she and Bobby dressed up like Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz from I Love Lucy. Bobby is clearly….

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Tu Vez Blast-From-The-Past Truck: “I Love Lucy”


November 30, 2011 

Marty McFly and Doc Brown had the Delorean to go travel through time; We have the Tu Vez Blast-From-The-Past Truck. Every week, we’ll hop in our time traveling machine, gun it to 88 MPH, and go back in time to bring you the best from the good ol’ days. Will it be a clip from an old telenovela? An old school music video? Stick around and find out!

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Tu Vez Blast-From-The-Past Truck: The Mambo Kings


July 06, 2011 

Marty McFly and Doc Brown had the Delorean to go travel through time; We have the Tu Vez Blast-From-The-Past Truck. Every week, we’ll hop in our time traveling machine, gun it to 88 MPH, and go back in time to bring you the best from the good ol’ days. Will it be a clip from an old telenovela? An old school music video? Stick around and find out!

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