On the Edge of Common Sense
Boys Will Be Boys
March 5, 2020
“Boys will be boys,” reflected Jack, as he told me a story from his youth.
Seems when Jack was a teenager back in Ripley, Oklahoma, he and his teenage friend were serious about becoming bull riders. They had helped fix up the local rodeo arena and that gave them chute privileges.
One week they replaced a chute gate. They had made the replacement themselves out of oilfield pipe, painted it a...