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Saint Joan's Day
« on: June 24, 2015, 09:24:29 AM »

Today is Saint Joan's Day, commemorating Saint Joan the Baptist, who is believed to be born on the 24th of June, the day most nations celebrate the holiday.
In Spain, the mother lode of torturous festivals, they have several different interpretations of the holiday, all are highly violent and oppressive expressions of humans’ dominance over animals.

The following are the worst three, taken from the article about global festivals called Celebrating Suffering:

Ciutadella on Menorca
Bano de Las Cabras
El Toro de Coria
« Last Edit: October 12, 2015, 07:47:31 AM by O.O.S »

 

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