NY Times – The Vanilla Ice Project: Season 1

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“After his chart-topping hit, ‘Ice Ice Baby,’ Rob turned his focus on a new hobby, buying land and flipping houses.”

This description of the rapper Vanilla Ice, who was born and remains Robert Van Winkle, comes to us from promotional materials distributed by the DIY Network and bypasses details of his biography — bad reviews, career reversals, experiments in professional wrestling, cameos in low-grossing teen comedies — that have led him to become a Bob Vila with tattoos.

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