4 Examples of Casual Anthropology
1. In Australia, if your pal falls off his bike on a 14 per cent climb because his legs seize with cramps, you might say he ‘kooked’ it.
2. In Bolivia, it’s okay to poop anywhere. In fact, it’s encouraged. One might even describe it as necessary.
3. Wikipedia’s explanation as to why Graveyard Valley in British Columbia’s Chilcotin Range is called Graveyard Valley differs considerably from how Elders of the local First Nations understand it.
4. If you disassemble a car into thousands of parts and carry it over the Sierras using pack mules, which are legal, is that the same as driving through a Wilderness Area?