University of South Carolina mascot yet gamecocks cannot fight?

Repost – Gameness til the End Exclusive: Cockfighting under fire; breeders vow resistance Published: December 5, 2009 Gamecock businesses speak out as federal probe widens By JOHN MONK A federal grand jury has been looking into cockfighting in South Carolina, and federal and state law officers are set soon to reveal new details of their…

General Thomas Sumter: The Carolina Gamecock from American Revolution

Repost – Gameness til the End South Carolina Gamecocks The University of South Carolina’s 19 varsity sports teams are known as the “Gamecocks“. The unique moniker is held in honor of Thomas Sumter, a South Carolina war hero who was given the name “The Carolina Gamecock” during the American Revolution for his fierce fighting tactics, regardless of his…

Cockfighters of American Civil War: General Orlando B. Willcox, John Morrissey etc.

Repost Memorial Day is a United States federal holiday which occurs every year on the final Monday of May. Memorial Day is a day of remembering the men and women who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. Formerly known as Decoration Day, it originated after the American Civil War to commemorate the Union and Confederate soldiers who died in the Civil War. By the…

A popular pasttime in China: Cockfighting

Repost – Gameness til the End Interesting Recreation Way in Ancient China Tuesday, December 9, 2008, 0:38 I had already written an article a few days ago: Ancient Chinese Amusement Life in Four Seasons. Today, I write another article and show some interesting recreation way in China’s ancient times. In order to seek spiritual enjoyment, Chinese…

(Antiprotozoal) Trichomoniasis Canker Treatment: (Spondias) Sineguela

Traditional Herbs Spondias purpurea is a species of flowering plant in the cashew family, Anacardiaceae, that is native to tropical regions of the Americas. It is most commonly known as Jocote, which derives from the Nahuatl word xocotl, meaning “fruit.” Other common names include Red Mombin, Purple Mombin, Hog Plum, Sineguela, and Siriguela. Sineguela, especially its resin, has antiprotozoal properties. Traditionally, mild oral lesions in human babies are applied with “grated” stem…

Taíno indigenous people and Gallos elite Cuban army

Repost – Gameness til the End Cockfighting in Cuba The training and fighting of birds runs deep in Cuban culture and is an important part of its history. It is a violent but respected pastime, one that dates back to the Taíno indigenous people who fought roosters hundreds of years ago. There now exists an…

Biological classification of a chicken

Archaeopteryx is a genus of early bird that is transitional between feathered dinosaurs and modern birds. Aves or birds is a class of animal. Animals or animalia is a kingdom on the domain Eukaryote. Biological classification categorized LIFE into: domain (e.g. eukaryote) kingdom (e.g. animalia) phylum (e.g. chordata) class (e.g. aves) order (e.g. gamefowl or galliformes)…

Sonora: first Mexican state to ban bullfighting

Repost Rubio explained, “I’m against cockfighting. However, if we included a discussion on that subject, the law would never have passed.” We must be the cockfighting ambassador: to your extended family to our network of acquaintances to our community to the misinformed liberty loving people anywhere in the world to our enemies who are oppressive…

ALGBA, fighting for freedom, opposed SB393

Repost – Gameness til the End Cockfighting lobby seeks to stop 2013 animal cruelty bill Association has fought bills in the past Updated: Thursday, 02 May 2013, 2:30 PM CDT Published : Thursday, 02 May 2013, 1:16 PM CDT MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WALA) – Cockfighting, the practice of forcing two gamecocks into a space to fight…

Cadiz (Andalusia, Spain): cockfighting sports culture and tradition

Repost Cadiz is a city and port in southwestern Spain. It is the capital of Cádiz province, one of eight which make up the autonomous community of Andalusia. Cadiz, the oldest continuously inhabited city in Spain and one of the oldest in all southwestern Europe, has been a principal home port of the Spanish Navy since the accession of the Spanish Bourbons in the 18th century….

Roy Jones Jr.: a second generation cockfighter and boxer

Repost As a cockfighter, Roy Jones Jr. owned a gamecock farm and a cockpit in Louisiana. Roy Jones, Jr. (born January 16, 1969) is an American professional boxer and actor. As a professional, he has captured numerous world titles in the middleweight, super middleweight, light heavyweight and heavyweight divisions. He is the only boxer in history to start his career as a light middleweight (154 lbs) and go on to…