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I Think Bullfighting Is Cruel

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    Wasteful

    You should never kill if you dont eat the animal.  This is for show... Its as bad as a **** fight where they use razorblades. On the other hand, a food animal does have a small chance of harming his torturer....
    MISTRESSROXY MISTRESSROXY 36-40, F 4 Responses Nov 8, 2009

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    I Hate It

    I once saw a TV programme about the bullfighting in Spain.  All the usual vile things I'd already heard about like maiming the poor animal so that it wasn't strong enough to fight back, and seeing blood pouring out of its wounds. The one that didn't die they tied cloths...
    Tibicina Tibicina 41-45, F Feb 7, 2009

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    Disgraceful!

    There's a TV show on right now called Rude Tube. It's about all the most popular videos on the internet. Well they just showed a video of a man who was riding a bull and he fell off and the bull came at him and threw him really high into the air and the first thing I said after...
    UnseenBlossom UnseenBlossom 18-21, F 9 Responses Dec 11, 2008

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    Bullfighting Is Inhumane

    people who think bullfighting is funny needs some mentalhelp. these dogs dont deserve to be treated in such a way.do you all agree with me on the fact that those people who bullfight need mental help.
    lovinlife11 lovinlife11 18-21, F Sep 22, 2010

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    Disgusting.

    How is this a sport again?  That photo ******* RILES me up, too.  Bullfighting is NO sport.  There's no teams.  Why don't they just go watch a guy kick a puppy to death.  Or maybe a baby would be more thrilling.  Fishing is no sport.  Hunting is...
    williamzanzinger williamzanzinger 26-30, M Oct 30, 2008

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    Exploitation

    I do think it's cruel. The animal cannot possibly enjoy it, and it is pure exploitation.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 11, 2010

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    Not a Fair Fight

    Enough of this pitting man against bull. Let's call it what it is: a GROUP of men that torture and sufficiently weaken the bull so that the matador has a chance. That first stage of the fight, where the guys on horses stick the bull with sharp pecadillos? That's really...
    paulinlv paulinlv 51-55, M 7 Responses Dec 22, 2008

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    I Always Pull For the Bull

    i mean ,after all they tourtue these poor animals .light threre horns on fire,stab them with swords..etc.they should get some payback.to do this to any animal is barbarak.i always like to see the bull knock someone out,not kill them,but rattle their brains.and your right they are...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself 36-40 3 Responses Mar 21, 2009

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    Revolting

    Bullfighting is monumentally cruel, with most 'fights'  usually concluding with the death of the bull by a sword thrust. It is synonymous with Spain, but is also, to their shame,  practiced in Portugal, Southern France and also in Tamil Nadu, India...
    mizzen123 mizzen123 46-50, M 4 Responses Feb 25, 2010

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    I Know Bullfighting Is Cruel

    Another horrifically cruel tradition called a "sport," and a "heritage". Spain, a modernized country, should be ashamed of its continued promotion of this torture of innocent animals, and the Running of the Bulls is equally atrocious. And this country should be equally ashamed...
    eleanorssong eleanorssong 56-60, F Oct 31, 2011

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    Family Of Bull Riders

    yet...I think its cruel and not fair to the animals
    MeltedFlowers MeltedFlowers 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 10, 2010

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    Are We Really "humane"?

    Can someone who loves bull-fighting please explain what is beautiful,artistic and humane about sticking arrows into an animal, and then calling it sport? It is just as humane as fox-hunting, whaling, clubbing baby seals and killing dolphins!
    andyneil andyneil 46-50, M 8 Responses Aug 19, 2010

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    It's Barbaric

    Imagine, you take an animal, sever it's neck tendons so it can't properly lift it's head, then slowly stab it to death, for no other reason than it's fun. Sound sick? Well that's bull fighting. It's ******* perverted!
    krool1969 krool1969 41-45, M Apr 3, 2012

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    I Also Think

    the way we slaughter animals in abbatoirs is cruel. A matador who doesn't achieve a clean kill is humiliated and reviled. Not justifying, just saying....
    penguinswon penguinswon 51-55 Feb 5, 2012

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    Unless It's Done By Bugs Bunny

    I THINK IT"S HORRIBLE >:( 
    JnRxRockz JnRxRockz 16-17 1 Response Feb 27, 2011

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    Matador As Artist

    "Bullfighting is the only art in which the artist is in danger of death and in which the degree of beauty in the work of art is left to the fighter's honor."   Ernest Hemingway
    HistoryGuy HistoryGuy 26-30, M Nov 2, 2008

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    Bullfighting Is Just Plain Cruel

    How any country can have this bloody atrocity and call it a sport is horrifying. How does that teach people to be kind to animals? It doesn't.
    bluemidnight bluemidnight 36-40, M 5 Responses Mar 19, 2010

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    Think It Is No More Cruel

    then a legal system at allows drunk drivers to keep on driving and not do jail tinme if you break the law you need to losse your rights while in jail
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M Nov 8, 2011

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    Saw On T.v Once

     I watched this show once years ago. I think it was called "To love or to kill: man vs animal."   Anyways, they had one segment on bull fighting. It was horrible! The poor bull looked like a pin cushion by time they were done with him. I was crying it was so...
    wonderminter wonderminter 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 28, 2008

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    Very Much

    A living creature is placed into an arena, tortured and forced to fight to their long, painful death in view of an audience, for the sake of entertainment, nothing more. What is more disturbing is, who on earth finds such a display as death, entertaining?  It resonates to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Nov 30, 2008

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    Ban Bull Fights

    It is a cruel spectator event, and the bull is attacked and angered by people with spears and swords and then when it is bleeding and tiring a matador comes out and trys to make himself look good by waving a cape around and he is classed as brave and if the bull happens to get...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Mar 19, 2010

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    Idiot's

    You ride the Bull'you respect the bull':-)You dont stick arrows in the bulls ***,then run him around the ring while he's already bleeding to death.Then get the idea that you are a superior individul'finishing him off after who know's how long.........Kwallretiredpbr
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 7, 2009

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