Joseph Distler

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On Wednesday at exactly 8 A.M., a rocket will be fired and a corral door opened and six fighting bulls and a herd of steers will be released into the streets of Pamplona, Spain.

It is a tradition that has taken place every July for hundreds of years. If luck holds, I will be in the street, once again as I have been for every “encierro” or “bullrun” as it is commonly known, since 1967.

Why would a man in his 60s with two small children, who has been gored by those very same bulls three times, who had his ribs and his arm broken and his hip replaced as the result of a goring, be doing such a seemingly insane thing?…  Seguir leyendo »