There's nothing quite like the thrill of possible injury to draw crowds. But regular bull riding, with cowboys holding on for dear life while midgets wrangle golden retrievers, doesn't seem to have the same panache it once did. Enter extreme rodeo—there are rings of fire to jump through, backwards bull riding, wild animals on the loose in the ring. Watch as brave riders narrowly miss a sharp horn to the kidney. Exciting stuff, but what happens when this kind of endangerment is deemed mundane? Hunger Games at the OC Fair 2032.
Wed., July 18, 8 p.m., 2012
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