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Sammy Sosa & black denial in the DR

A friend and fellow islandista brought our attention to this article from the Miami Herald from back in 2007. And … wow! It certainly gives a lot of perspective on Sammy Sosa’s little ‘skin rejuvenation’ exercise. We had heard that ‘shadeism’ was bad in the DR but we did not know it was as bad […]

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Sammy Sosa admits to bleaching

Wow, Sammy Sosa is sounding more and more confused by the day. He has finally admitted to what we all knew – that he is bleaching his skin. In an interview on Primer Impacto, a programme on the Spanish-language network Univision, Sammy said: “It’s a bleaching cream that I apply before going to bed and […]

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Now Sammy Sosa’s bleaching too?

Well a whaddis fadda?! Just yesterday we blasted the eediat gal Lisa Hype over her song Proud a mi Bleaching. At least she owned up to it openly. However, Major League batter Sammy Sosa wants us to believe that he is undergoing a “rejuvenation process for his skin” and that is why he was photographed […]