Her ballroom days are over, but see how the Italian judge's love affair with the Queen Bee lives on. By Julia Wang
Updated: Tuesday May 05, 2009 | 09:00 AM EDT
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Lil' Kim intoxicated Bruno Tonioli from the get-go with a cha cha cha that had the Italian judge purring, "Lil' Kim – nasty but tasty! You could work wonders with that tushy." The praise left the Queen Bee fanning herself and squealing, "Oooh!"
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