Watusi


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a member of a Bantu speaking people living in Rwanda and Burundi

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Kevin Minor loaned out his 400-pound Watusi bull, "Lucky,'' hoping it would mate with a friend's buffalo near Mercer, about 60 miles north of Pittsburgh.
In the second case, a 1963 abstract painting by Alma Thomas, Watusi (Hard Edge), was attacked by rightwing bloggers as "plagiarism," and Thomas's art branded as inferior, because of the work's visual resemblance to a piece by Henri Matisse.
Deadly firecrackers with fancy names such as Bin Laden, Dancing Firecracker, Five Star, Judas Belt, Picollo, Sawa (phython), Super Whistlebomb, Super Lolo and Watusi were also confiscated, said Cruz.
Lists of "firsts"--like being declared a man by a Watusi chief, or being invited home to dinner by a grand wizard of the Ku Klux Klan (p.
Charlotte, NC, August 30, 2012 --(PR.com)-- The PPL is pleased to announce that 11Giraffes, a premier Charlotte-based digital signage company, and Watusi Creative, a locally based creative studio with a civic-minded edge, have joined as sponsors of the DNC's only independent media space.
John Watusi Branch, the founder and executive director of Jamaica, New-York's Center for Culture and the Afrikan Poetry Theatre, was highly respected throughout the ancestral homeland of Africa, having served as a tour guide over the decades to numerous travel groups.
When the ballerina Janet Collins was thrown into the air by two dark-painted "Watusi warriors" in the Triumphal Scene of Aida at the Metropolitan Opera's 1951 opening-night gala, she was the first African American to be working under a full-time contract at the Met.
The record Watusi whisked the band off into another new area with its lo-fi pop, three-part a capella harmonies and Waikiki surf strains.
Heat 5 - 9.00pm: 4-5 Droopys Greg, 3 Aherlow Shaw, 4 Droopys Ulick, 10 Fabulous Watusi, 14 Yorkshire Lady, 16 Tullna Rose.
In Cardiff's city centre, the first-ever Safer Capital Festival was held on the lawns of City Hall and on the Vale coast at Porthkerry, music lovers gathered for the mysterious Watusi festival, which had held back revealing its location until the last minute.
The one big Braque on display (AoStill Life: Le JourAo) now appears cubist to the point of self-parody, like the old beatnik at the party still breaking out his watusi to 50 Cent.There are plenty of individual examples of jaw-dropping genius here, but the showAAEs great virtue lies in its familial juxtapositions: The DalesAAE children really do belong together.
Thomas' "Watusi (Hard Edge)" now hangs in the East Wing, where Michelle Obama has her offices.
dance floor and began to twist, monkey, watusi, do the swim.
On his 200-acre property about an hour north of Orlando, he houses a menagerie of exotic critters: 14 tigers, two lions, a leopard, a cougar, llamas, a couple of miniature zebu (a type of cow), plus an entire herd of Watusi African cattle.