Opening Act: Cowboy

Weigel
Reporting on Politics and Policy.
Feb. 2 2012 8:40 AM

Opening Act: Cowboy

ELKO, Nev. -- I spent yesterday evening in this mining town of 20,000 or so, stuffed beyond capacity now by that most notorious of taxpayer-funded festivals: The annual Cowboy Poetry celebration.

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