Tag Archives: Rubens Barbosa

Tacoma 15/15

You know what I’m gonna say: once again, J.B. Mauney gets billing above the title, because now he’s #2. Yeah, a whopping 4 points ahead of Kaique Pacheco. Let’s see how long that lasts. And Eduardo Aparecido is #1. We … Continue reading

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IRON COWBOY

This is more like a stream-of-consciousness rendering of the rest of the Iron Cowboy event. Round 2 Of course the lead-in to the CBS broadcast has to include 2012 Iron Cowboy, J.B. Mauney, as if he’s about to win the … Continue reading

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KANSAS CITY 15/15 BUCKING BATTLE

Since I’ve been focused on other things the past couple of months, I thought I’d crank out this one right away, instead of dragging myself (and you) through something that happened a week (or more) ago. OH FOR GOD’S SAKE!! … Continue reading

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WORLD FINALS – ROUND 1

  INNOVATION WE LIKE New introduction process—the riders’ photos are shown projected on the dirt. Neat trick! I’M JUST SAYIN’… That new blonde commentator needs to dial it back a notch. Way too enthused. OMG–George Thorogood singing “Bad to the … Continue reading

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CHARLOTTE RAMBLINGS

God in heaven, do we have to see J.B. Mauney the second the show starts?? Even before the theme song?? J.B.’s canned responses to questions are getting so boring. Hummer even called it a “mantra.” Then Ty Murray droned on … Continue reading

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Phoenix: A Breath of Fresh (Not Hot) Air

I decided to write about the PBR’s Phoenix event and skip all the ones since the Kansas City sham, because Phoenix is the first event in a VERY long time where the judges couldn’t hand favors to their favorite son. … Continue reading

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NYC Report – in person

Robson Palermo & J.W. Harris tie in Round One, NYC. Continue reading

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Before Finals, there was BlueDef Velocity Finals

A first-timer sees the Blue Def Velocity finals. Continue reading

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SOME SURPRISES IN SPRINGFIELD

J.W. Harris on Long John was a thing of beauty! Continue reading

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Drinking the Kool-Aid: How do you solve a problem like Rasmussen?

The PBR rep who had the courtesy to reply to a concerned Fan and engage in dialogue is no longer with PBR. That’s just how they roll. Continue reading

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