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    stereotypical overkills

    For many years I have noticed certain designs, actions and what nots, that appear in the powwow world...they become a fashion, then almost craze status and routine for a while and then finally cliche'.
    for the powwow arena....dropping money in front of you favorite dancer. (it was good until it became a way to influence the judges).
    Traditional dancers whistling up drums immediately after thier contest and acting as if they are on some unkown holy mission to bless every one and everything...(when only moments before, they were in heated competition against some of thier worst "powwow enemies")
    That "end of the trail" design.....{hungover person on a lazy horse}...yeah at first it may have been kinda cool...But!
    Just ranting! any more stereotypes that fit the mold?

    Oh yeah....every one and thier mom-in-law running water out to a dancer....what happened to stamina?

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