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TY MURRAY INVITATIONAL 3.26.11 Albuquerque, New Mexico

Gee, what a surprise: two New Mexicans overtook Valdiron at the last minute, taking 1st and 2nd places. The “home court advantage” truism is a tad too pat for me. Let’s review the scoring… Continue reading

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TABLE MOUNTAIN CASINO INVITATIONAL FRESNO 3/19–3/20/11 WELCOME BACK, RENATO!

The broadcast intro is worsening; the cornball voice now interjects remarks. Erin still wears clown paint and makes hideous mistakes, e.g., cutting off Renato Nunes to say, “Craig—hungry.” HIGHLIGHTS: After missing 7 events, Renato backflipped over his 87 on Spike. … Continue reading

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ST. LOUIS INVITATIONAL Feb. 26, 2011

Folks, if you haven’t yet signed Sheri Balzer’s Facebook petition to bring back Justin McKee, please go to this link: http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/justin_mckee/ Continue reading

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REINSTATE JUSTIN MCKEE PETITION #2 GOES OUT THIS COMING WEEK. BUT FIRST, OKLAHOMA CITY – Feb. 11-12, 2011

Meier’s on a roll, bulls slippin’ and a-slidin’, and here’s a riddle: How much time is a rider allowed in the chute before he gets yelled at? And if he’s Brazilian? Continue reading

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NEXT MCKEE PETITION COMING UP– BUT FIRST, PORTLAND INVITATIONAL Feb. 5-6, 2011

“You’re not supposed to land on your sore spot.” — Dr. Tandy Freeman. Continue reading

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NEXT PETITION, NEXT WEEK — MEANWHILE, BACK IN ANAHEIM…

ANAHEIM Jan. 21-22, 2011 I thought the PBR was trying to distance itself from the image of bull riding as a cornpone sport─ then they hire a voiceover guy who sounds like a cartoon hillbilly. At the same time, they’re … Continue reading

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CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND & SATURDAY NIGHT: MADISON SQUARE GARDEN INVITATIONAL Jan. 8-9. The winner: Valdiron de Oliveira!

Aaron Roy at Meet & Greet   SUNDAY: CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND   1/9/11 On Sunday, the Championship Round, the PBR pissed off us Early Entry people right away: no daily sheets with the lineup of who’s riding and who’s bucking. The explanation, … Continue reading

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Eyewitness: “Dr. Barks” Talks About the Finals–Photos Included

I hope everyone who is a fan got the thrill of watching or attending the finals in Vegas. I was there this year and it did not disappoint. It was a fight to the finish by the top three. One … Continue reading

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FINALS OCT. 24, 2010

MISCELLANY: The boys in the booth opened with a hilarious school metaphor, followed by embarrassing slobber. And what’s with the choir in the background? I like that we’re still seeing pink shirts and ribbons for Breast Cancer Awareness month, rather … Continue reading

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Memphis Invitational – Aug. 22, 2010

Even though something was definitely wrong, Code Blue tried to do his job. That is a bull with heart. Continue reading

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