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Daemon
Posted: Monday, February 3, 2014 12:00:00 AM
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Fiesta of San Blas

San Blas (Saint Blaise) is the patron saint of Paraguay, and his feast day, February 3, is observed throughout the country. Asunción and other large cities host religious processions, and the smaller villages often have bullfights on this day. Flowers, ribbons, and paper money (attached to the tail) adorn the bull. Because this event is a humorous commentary on bullfighting, rather than a real bullfight, the goal is not to kill the bull. Instead, bullfighters try to grab hold of the bull and remove the money from its tail without getting hurt. More...
Guto André
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I don't like bullfights. Nothing that does animals suffering.
I would prefer take the animal to home and care it, mainly with money onto tail.
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Posted: Monday, February 3, 2014 9:25:56 AM

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Who knew the Paraguayans had such a sense of humor.

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mirilli
Posted: Monday, February 3, 2014 5:15:51 PM

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Applause
Guto André wrote:
I don't like bullfights. Nothing that does animals suffering.
I would prefer take the animal to home and care it, mainly with money onto tail.


Applause Applause Applause Shame on you bullfights!
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