I Love Lucy: Season 6, Episode 24

Building a Bar-B-Q (8 Apr. 1957)

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Ricky is on vacation from work and is always in Lucy's way. Lucy & Ethel decide to start building a BBQ in order to trick Ricky & Fred into taking over a man's job. Unfortunately, Lucy loses her wedding ring during the process.

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Ricky is on vacation from work and is always in Lucy's way. Lucy & Ethel decide to start building a BBQ in order to trick Ricky & Fred into taking over a man's job. Unfortunately, Lucy loses her wedding ring during the process.

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Desi mouths Fred's line right along with him during the "building of the Bar-B-Q" when he mentions how fat Ethel's fingers have gotten. See more »

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[Ricky screams at seeing the disfigured monstrosity of his brick grill]
Ricky Ricardo: AHHHH! What happened to my beautiful Bar-B-Q?
Lucy Ricardo: [nervous] Uh... I don't know. An earthquake?
Ricky Ricardo: They don't have earthquakes in Connecticut!
Lucy Ricardo: A tornado?
Ricky Ricardo: They don't have tornadoes in Connecticut!
Lucy Ricardo: Boy, this is a dull state!
Ricky Ricardo: I'll tell you what it was. I think it was a couple of hurricanes. Hurricane Lucy and Hurricane Ethel!
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Theme From 'I Love Lucy' (Instrumental)
Written by Eliot Daniel
Performed by Wilbur Hatch and the Desi Arnaz Orchestra
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