The Drive’s Hero of the Day

You’re gonna hear me roar.

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This guy, who’s got a lion riding shotgun. In the last thralls of Vaudeville, some entertainers put new twists on old acts to boost sideshow attendance—in this case, traversing a silodrome whilst accompanied by a lion. Lions, as you know, have sharp teeth and carnivorous instincts honed over several millennia and sometimes get hungry. This guy, presumably, is aware of those things. He just doesn’t care. Hero.

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