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Daemon
Posted: Monday, September 8, 2014 12:00:00 AM
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Horn Dance

The ancient Horn Dance, believed by many to have originated in Norman times or before, is performed at Abbots Bromley, a small village in Staffordshire, England, as part of the Wakes Monday celebration each year. A dozen local men, ranging in age from 12 to more than 50, dress in 16th-century foresters' costumes. Six of them carry reindeer antlers mounted on short wooden sticks. The men dance their way around the parish boundaries, stopping to perform at homes and farms along the way. There is also a Hobby Horse, a man dressed as Maid Marian, a Fool, and a young archer. More...
NeuroticHellFem
Posted: Monday, September 8, 2014 7:04:26 AM

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I do a hilarious dance when I've got an inflated bladder! Dancing
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Odd Cultural Traditions and Quirks of Society:



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The traditional Wakes Monday dance is believed to be the oldest folk dance in Britain and some of the antlers have been carbon dated to be over 1000 years old.


http://able2know.org/topic/143217-6
Fredric-frank Myers
Posted: Monday, September 8, 2014 2:53:23 PM

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Ah, the Horn Dance, just about as sensible as going to a Church and partaking in the, "blood and body of Christ". Actually, the Horn Dance just maybe a little more meaningful.
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