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Bull riders take Manhattan
Help Pee-wee find his bike
Take the bull by the horns
Forget special brunches and sickly chocolates, Rodeo Bar (375 Third Avenue) is running a Mother's Day special that's good for both you and mom.
Spoon, doing less with less. Photo by Autumn De WildeIn this week's Village Voice, Rob Harvilla on Spoon's defiantly skeletal Transference, Phil Freeman goes bull riding at MSG's arena rock rodeo, and Brad Cohan meets the new kid in town (and old head extremist drummer) Weasel Walter. In Boo ... More >>
Where the soundtrack is more Jock Jams than Red State
Always thought "Papa Was a Rodeo" was a genuine love song. Satirical disclaimer, of course, written in uncharacteristically referential homage to Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazelwood, apparently. But the best tributes take on their own lives and layers, and Merritt's ode to American country balladry stil ... More >>
Oh. my. god. This is Paco Bell, the winner of the rabbit costume contest at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. There's an entire slide show of costumed bunnies (including a borderline unacceptable gangsta rabbit) here. Carry on.[via Eat Me Daily]
The Blair Horse Project
Talking with Crystal Kimmey, lesbian cowgirl
ABT polishes a heritage; the dancers make it shine
Developers to Evict Horses From East New York Stables
Why Rudy Giuliani Owes Prison Inmate Mike Lloyd
Money For (Almost) Nothing