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Jul 6, 2005 - Bovine road maintenance

Several of my Malanan readers have written in to complain about my previous entry in which I called their religion 'nonsense'. I'd like to remind them that their Jamu temple is decorated with the antlers of dead animals, a collection of ornamental horses, and a decoy duck. If they can explain or remove the hunting paraphernalia on their temple then I may reconsider my previous statements. It's reassuring to know they don't misunderstand me when I described their town as 'backward' and their children 'bratty'. Parvati valley is often Parbati...

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