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Jay-Z & Beyonce

Jet Down to Cuba to

Play ... Ball?

4/5/2013 10:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
breaking news

0405_beyone_jay_z_cuba_smoking_launchJay-Z and Beyonce celebrated their wedding anniversary with an opportunely timed trip to Cuba that raises some questions, like ... is this strictly for pleasure, or maybe a little business too?

B and 'Hova were photographed strolling all over Havana on Thursday ... their 5th anniversary.

Technically, US citizens are not supposed to travel to the communist nation from the states if it's purely for tourism ... though there are ways to skirt the travel ban.

For instance, travelers can obtain a "cultural exchange" license from the US government.

Also, remember Jay-Z just launched his own sports agency to represent athletes, like baseball players -- and anyone scouting baseball players knows Cuba is a gold mine.

It's not clear if baseball qualifies as "cultural exchange" -- or if Jay and Beyonce obtained a travel license.

Just a theory, but we gotta ask ...

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Brendan    

Way to go B+J, some of the hysteria posted by so called Cuban 'patriots', the sort who support terrorism from Miami on their own country is hilarious. Havana or Miami? give me Havana any time ( you even get real Cuban cigars there, not those dodgy fake Dominican ones) , viva la revolucion! you even

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Keepithonest    

It's funny how so many of you are apparently not fans of Beyonce or her husband yet you read the article and left comments of disgust. And to those making ignorant comments about her hair they're called braids and she wrapped them in a bun. And to the racist trolls who came just to spew hate get over it! There is color everywhere and it must bother you that someone of color doing better then you :/ find a hole and die in it.

512 days ago
63.

AtlNy    

I hate white people!

512 days ago
64.

Xiomara    

They were invited by Cuba's tourism ministry. The complainers raising questions are old right wing exiles in Miami who praise the Cuban-American terrorists who bombed nightclubs and killed people in Cuba but we didn't get that news in the US.

512 days ago
65.

chris    

Haters all around this mother ****ing site.... Yall just ****ing mad cuz u don't got their money.....haters.... Who gives a **** if they went to Cuba.....

512 days ago
66.

SafetyBoss    

Romantic trip...or scouting trip?

Cigars trip.

511 days ago
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ThatsDebatableComedy    

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507 days ago
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ThatsDebatableComedy    

we put it up for debate on our weekly comedy debate podcast!

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507 days ago
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