Unlike the film industry, the rodeo circuit appears to have no accountability when it comes to injuring and killing animals.
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I figured I'd play the good, if aloof, son lingering in Draft Horse Town, chatting up the chuckwagon drivers, hobnobbing with the blacksmiths. But I had no idea how the Stampede changes even the most stubborn gait.
As I watched the more off-putting events like calf roping and steer wrestling I couldn't help but feel like I was watching a group of people who didn't realize that society has evolved past them.
There's nothing like letting the wild, bucking bronco in you loose and heading out to the fairgrounds to take in the rustic tradition of the rodeo.
A bovine welcome at Calgary International Airport. Sue Frause photo.
Although I'm not one of the 1,300 journalists jotting down every word and capturi...
Hang on to your Stetson, Pardner! Get ready for excitement, tension and exceptional drama. This rootin', tootin', rip-roaring, down-and-dusty rodeo is 10 days of bull riding in Calgary, Canada.
The last Wednesday in August.
Full Moon Party
Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand
During the full moon, every month
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