Mike Ratliff: It is a way of life

Repost – Gameness til the End “The world ignored completely, the lives of people who engage in cockfighting, the only way the Humane Society curb all cockfighting is killing all the chickens and all the people with chickens. It is a way of life.” – Mike Ratliff

Mike Ratliff, General

Repost – Gameness til the End Mike Ratliff’s Generals His original Generals originated from a brother-sister mating. The original stag came from Spec McLaughlin, that Spec fought against Mike at the pit in Jal, New Mexico in 1958 or 1959 at a stag derby. After the fight Spec asked Mike if he wanted the stag,…

Bloody Nights On The Lone Prairie

Repost – Gameness til the End Bloody Nights On The Lone Prairie Feathers fly on Saturdays In the chicken-fighting capital of Kansas March 24, 1970 By Dick Russell Satanta, Kansas, population 2,000, former home of the Kiowa Indian tribe, is no man’s land. The wind blows across its plains with a winter fury that seems…