Monday, January 26, 2009

From the AV Room: Beleza Pura!

As Carnival preparations are now in full swing - the blessed event starts February 21 - Rio's busy selecting this year's Carnival Muse, a dancer from one of the competing samba schools who will open the parade. This young lady right here, a 25-year-old professional dancer representing the very popular Mangueira samba school, put it on 'em: the interviewer can't stop complimenting her, the crowd loves her, and one of the judges (a drag queen, I think) even breaks protocol to praise the whole shebang. The short interview is book-ended by a bootylicious entrance and a winning show of her samba skills. All dude can say at the end is "pure beauty." One time for the sistas!

4 comments:

Fly Girl said...

Did he say she was representing Manguera? That's the samba school that I have a shirt from. She's gorgeous! Go Lucianna!

Fly Brother said...

Yes, she's from Mangueira. You wouldn't happen to be affiliated with a certain Greek organization that shares Mangueira's colors, would you? Luciana's the bomb.

Fly Girl said...

Ha! Well, I almost was but I tranferred before my line started. I was told that Manguiera was the best samba school so I had to get a shirt that represented them.

bastille said...

Fierce, so FIERCE!

Merci mon chou!

Felicia, This Time Now