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Bulls, Bikes, Bullets, Brother

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A college student goes running with the bulls in Pamplona, Spain; the complications of bicycle shopping; warning signs on a Match.com date; family secrets; and surviving the Khmer Rouge.

Matteson Perry. Photo by Kate Rinaldi.

A young American tests his mettle in Spain.

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An avid biker has a difficult time choosing a bicycle color.

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A man sees some warning signs on a Match.com date.

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A woman discovers a family secret at age 21.

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A survivor of the Pol Pot's death squads teaches an American to handle depression.

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Matteson Perry

A college student goes running with the bulls in Pamplona, Spain.

Matteson and his friend before, during and after the Running of the Bulls. Click through for a bigger view. Photos courtesy of Matteson Perry.

 

Eric Call

A man ignores the warning signs on a Match.com date.

The infamous bullet cake.

 

Kim Watson Brooks

A woman learns a family secret at age 21.

Kim and her brother. Photo courtesy of Kim Watson Brooks.

 

Andrew Solomon

A survivor of the Pol Pot’s death squads teaches an American to handle depression.

Phaly Nuon’s orphanage, Future Light Orphanage of Worldmate, now takes care of more than 287 Cambodian orphans in Cambodia. You can find out more information about their work on their website.

Andrew during his trip to Cambodia. Photo courtesy of Andrew Solomon.

 

The music featured in this episode…

The Drift – Uncanny Valley - Find it on iTunes/Amazon/Spotify

Seis Cuerdas – Cantinero di Pamplona

Michael P – Pink Bicycle - Find it on iTunes/Amazon/Spotify

Lawless Music – Delphic Hymn 

Rak-smey Khemera – Khymer Bmpay Goan - Find it on iTunes