I Love Lucy: Season 1, Episode 3

The Diet (29 Oct. 1951)

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Lucy can be in Ricky's act, but only if she can lose 12 pounds in four days.

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Lucy can be in Ricky's act, but only if she can lose 12 pounds in four days.

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Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz perform parts of their 1950 traveling stage show in this episode. It was that stage show that made CBS want to have series starring both of them. See more »

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Ethel Mertz: What if I cried every time I put on a pound?
Fred Mertz: We'd be up to our ears in tears.
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