Thursday, July 7, 2011
CHICANONAUTICA DOES SAN FERMIN
In my latest Chicanonautica over at La Bloga, I go from singing the praises of bullfighting, to celebrating the Fiesta de San Fermin, better known as the Running of the Bulls in Pamplona, Spain.
I mention PETA, the FBI, Ernest Hemingway, and how you can enjoy the Fiesta online.
Here's SanFermin.com's irreverent take on the Txupinazo (the opening ritual):
Instead of showing this years reenactment of PETA's dull protest from last year, here's one of their wilder ones from the past:
Here's a tribute to Hemingway and bullfighting:
And San Fermin Encierro's artistic take on this year first run:
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