Indo-European and Asian origins for Chilean and Pacific chickens revealed by mtDNA

Repost – Gameness til the End Indo-European and Asian origins for Chilean and Pacific chickens revealed by mtDNA Jaime Gongora * , † , Nicolas J. Rawlence ‡ , Victor A. Mobegi § , Han Jianlin §, ¶ , Jose A. Alcalde ‖ , Jose T. Matus ‖ , Olivier Hanotte § , Chris Moran *, Jeremy J. Austin ‡ , Sean Ulm **, Atholl J. Anderson †† , Greger Larson ‡‡ , §§ , and Alan Cooper ‡ +Author Affiliations *Centre for…

Puerto Rico: Gamecocks, Tradition and Culture, From Eggs to Post Battle Care

Repost – Gameness til the End This video documentary includes scenes from the movie entitled “Modesto” by the Puerto Rico Cultural Institute 1492. Cockfighting for Puerto Rico has represented 300 years of history and culture, positive contribution to the economy and social life of our island, as part of our national identity. It has been…

Puerto Rico: Wedding and Cockfighting

Repost – Gameness til the End Cockfighting in Puerto Rico by Mike Barish on Jan 12th 2009 at 10:00AM Back in February, I attended a wedding in Puerto Rico. Staying at a hotel in Carolina, I found myself a few blocks away from Club Gallistico de Puerto Rico, one of the larger cockfighting arenas on…

Ecuador: Cockfighting Sports Freedom vs President Rafael Correa

Repost Each of us need to be an activist of all individual liberties and not just an activist of the sports of cockfigting worldwide. Even if you live in the Philippines or Mexico, you have to be public in your support for legalization of cockfighting in other countries: for the repeal of the unconstitutional laws…

Kenya: Luhya Abaluhya Cockfighting

Repost – Gameness til the End Cocks Battle For Supremacy Cockfight is a common sport among the Luhya / Abaluhya community of western province, Kenya. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRLog (Press Release) – Aug 21, 2009 – Introduction Cockfight is a common sport among the Luhya / Abaluhya community of western province, Kenya,. It attracts foreigners…

Happy Birthday! Gregor Mendel (the founder of the new science of genetics)

Happy Birthday Gregor Mendel … !!! Thanks to Gregor, the founder of the new science of genetics. Instead of trial and error, everything on physical inheritance become simple mathematics or simple logics. Cockfighters can easily breed different phenotypes to their preference. Some are even using it to mask the true “fighting and gameness” phenotype/genotype by altering the…

Bali: Vacation and Cockfighting

Repost – Gameness til the End Bali Hai Posted by admin on Feb 24, 2011 in Indonesia Bali is left behind since one month already…However is better like this, I mean posting the Bali stuff after some time. Because being there I was somehow overwhelmed by too many bule tourists around, to many shops, coffee…

Malaysia: Fish Cracker, Prince, King, Sultan and Cockfighting

Repost – Gameness til the End Secret paths to delicious ‘keropok’ Article by Azura Abas AT a glance, Losong looks just like a rural village. However, the difference is that it is located in the town centre of Kuala Terengganu with the people carrying out their daily activities like clockwork. And Losong is famous simply…

Borneo: Ibans and Cockfighting and Gods

Repost – Gameness til the End The Origin and Traditional values of Iban Cock-fighting THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2010 Cock-fighting is another type of culture or recreation which is commonly shared by the Ibans. Their interest for this culture originated from the game introduced by Raja Machan who held a cock-fighting bout with Ambong Mungan. The…

Aadukalam: Movie released 14 January 2011 (Tamil Nadu, India)

This movie is an eye opener to anyone including those who thought they know aseels and indian cockfighting and culture. Aadukalam Aadukalam (Tamil: ஆடுகளம்; English: Playground) is a 2011 Tamil film written and directed by Vetrimaran, starring Dhanush, Taapsee Pannu, Jayabalan, and Kishore. The film was released on 14 January 2011 with highly positive reviews.[4][5][6] It won six awards at the 58th National Film Awards, including…