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"Desert Bloom"

"Desert Bloom"

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Carnival as a part of the O'odham Wapkial Ha:Tas, 72nd Annual Tohono O'odham Nation Rodeo and Fair.

Or Bust
Joe Whalen
Joe Whalen
Jul 13, 2010 02:06 PM
What says "get rich quick!" better than a carnival in the desert? All bonanzas in the American West start this way and drive its' manic work ethic, wreckage be damned. Someone needs to raise the ride height requirements.