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bullfight

a traditional Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin American spectacle in which a matador, assisted by banderilleros and mounted picadors, baits and usually kills a bull in an arena
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BULLFIGHTS in Spain's Balearic Islands will be shorter, bloodless and only for adults under new regulations that also ban alcoholic beverages in the bullring.
For these Anglophone modernists, Spain supplies the ingredient of authentic preindustrial life, (6) working in imaginary cahoots with the quasi-marital spectacle of the bullfight.
He said that this would not be the last bullfight and that bullfighters from other states have come out strongly in support of the practice in Coahuila.
Our board and the California Portuguese Bloodless Bullfight Organization are committed to do what we can to help our community thrive.
The middle section of Query's triptych is a tour de force study of the bullfight in British interwar literature, one that encompasses fiction and poetry.
rhythm of his poems, nor the pathos of the bullfight, the exquisite
Barcelona s ring held its final bullfight in September last year after the Catalonia region banned bullfighting, becoming the second Spanish region to do so after the Canary Islands.
NO FUN: Katie's misery SAVAGED: Spikes in animal DOUBLE TAKE: Katie is upset at bullfight but Leandro seems to be enjoying the action BLOODIED: Bull and matador SICK: Katie feels disgust
In a typical bullfight, men on blindfolded horses drive lances into the bull's back and neck, impairing the animal's ability to lift his head," PETA campaigner Mimi Bekhechi said.
In a typical bullfight, the animal is attacked by men on foot and on horseback with spears and barbed sticks.
I didn't feel that we had to stay with the look of the book, so I went on line looking for images of bullfights and Spanish poster art.
At an age when most chaps are struggling to remember whether they've already seen the episode of Extreme Angler that they're currently halfway through, he's about to step into the bullfight arena.