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Credit: VOGUE Magazine

Beyond the Pale: In Defense of Ariana Grande’s Astoundingly Dark Tan

The ‘Italian-American’ pop singer may actually have North African Ancestry, too.

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Credit: FOX (Scream Queens, 2015)

Kiss me, I’m Sicilian + Italian

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Credit: MapsOpenSource

Out of Africa

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Credit: Rochelle Del Borrello / Sicily Inside & Out

Once Upon a Time in Sicily

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Credit: uko7000 / Trip Advisor
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Credit: Carmelo Coco
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Credit: DD Ceramics Sicilian

“…one of the most revealing places in which the Moors’ impact on the culture of Southern Italy is found is in the legends that the people have come to embrace.”

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Mulay Ahmad, Berber Ruler of Tunisia by Peter Paul Rubens, 1609 • Credit: Wikipedia

‘Dark Like an Arab Girl’

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Top: Ariana Grande • Bottom: Sabrina Salerno
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Top: Claudia Cardinale • Bottom: Sophia Loren

Beyond the Pale

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Writes about Eastern and Western pop culture, history and art | Bylines @ Nextshark, G-Fan Magazine, The Beat & CBR (Comic Book Resources) | stpaco@gmail.com

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