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Paul Rodriguez

Paul Rodriguez III (born December 31, 1984), also known by his nickname P-Rod, is a Mexican-American professional street skateboarder and actor. Rodriguez has won a total of six medals at the X Games, four of them gold (the current record for the "street" category), with the latest victory taking place in July 2012. Rodriguez was born on December 31, 1984, to stand-up comedian and actor Paul Rodriguez and Laura Martinez. Rodriguez's father purchased the professional skateboarder's first skateboard as a Christmas gift when he was twelve years of age. DNA Skateboards was Rodriguez's first sponsor and he appeared in the 1999 video, Microanalysis. After DNA, Rodriguez rode for City Stars, a company out of Los Angeles, United States (US), that was founded by Kareem Campbell. Despite being an amateur at the time, Rodriguez earned the last part in the video, Street Cinema, which is an honor typically bestowed to an esteemed professional of the team. Rodriguez was featured in Transworld Skateboarding's 2001 video, In Bloom. This video showcased a segment of sponsored, talented skaters who were at the start of their respective careers. Following the video's release, Rodriguez commenced

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Paul Rodriguez Blames Illness on Smut Mishap

Paul Rodriguez Blames Illness on Smut Mishap

So turns out a fungus might have sent Paul Rodriguez to the ICU -- and get this ... he actually ordered it as an appetizer.We're told the comedian was at a Mexican joint in Washington D.C. where… READ MORE >

Paul Rodriguez -- Et Tu, Carne Asada?

Paul Rodriguez -- Et Tu, Carne Asada?

Looks like real Mexicans aren't even immune to some old fashioned belly-busting Mexican food.We're told Paul Rodriguez -- the famous Mexican-born comedian -- went out to a Mexican restaurant in… READ MORE >

- 1742 days ago
Paul Rodriguez -- Up and Texting

Paul Rodriguez -- Up and Texting

Comedian Paul Rodriguez is still in a hospital in Washington D.C. but there is at least one good sign that he's getting better -- he's texting. Mario Santoya -- who works with Paul at the… READ MORE >

- 1743 days ago
Rodriguez Still Hospitalized with Mystery Ailment

Rodriguez Still Hospitalized with Mystery Ailment

Comedian Paul Rodriguez is still in the hospital with what seems to be a mystery illness.Paul was rushed to George Washington University Hospital in D.C. on Thursday after complaining of severe… READ MORE >

- 1744 days ago
Mystery Illness Forces Paul Rodriguez into ICU

Mystery Illness Forces Paul Rodriguez into ICU

Doctors haven't figured out exactly what's wrong with comedian Paul Rodriguez -- who's in ICU right now with severe abdominal pains.Mario Santoya -- who works with Paul at the California Latino… READ MORE >

- 1745 days ago
Paul Rodriguez: Come On, These Jokes Are Free!

Paul Rodriguez: Come On, These Jokes Are Free!

Why drop $30 to see Paul Rodriguez at the ritzy Soboba Casino in San Jacinto, CA -- he'll do his stand-up for nothin', so long as there's a camera around.No one was off limits yesterday outside… READ MORE >

- 2138 days ago
Sarah Palin -- The Hits Keep Coming!

Sarah Palin -- The Hits Keep Coming!

McCain's new drama plagued VP is perfect fodder for the comedians of the world -- just ask Robin Williams and Paul Rodriguez.Also: Gerardo ('Memba him?!) proved he's still rico enough to eat at… READ MORE >

- 2138 days ago
P-Rod Gives Mencia a Sidewalk Bashing

P-Rod Gives Mencia a Sidewalk Bashing

Why pay to see a show at the Laugh Factory when you can see one for free right out front?insertBCSinglePlayer(1456277087);Comedian Paul Rodriguez did a whole routine for TMZ cameras last night --… READ MORE >

- 2313 days ago

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