Odds and Ends
15 8, 10:19pm
The world championships are held annually in the village where I grew up.
It originated with a local robber in the 19th century who had a habit of stealing livestock, sacks of flour, and, occasionally, women, and carrying the loot on his back, and his gang following suit.
Although he was apparently quite a looker with the bedroom skills to match, so a lot of those women went along willingly.