A goat in a small town in Ireland has been crowned king. What a lucky guy!
The honour comes in light of one of Ireland’s oldest festivals, the Puck Fair. Locals in the town of Killorglin pull a wild mountain goat from its habitat and crown him ‘King Puck’ for as long as the festival lasts.
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This year’s King Goat was paraded through Killorglin on Thursday. During his coronation, the goat was crowned by Queen Puck, a local schoolgirl. 
“I’ve seen it for the last 11 years so it’s nothing new but when I first moved here from England I thought it was strange. I heard a fella today saying he’s been coming to Puck for 57 years so that says a lot!” a festival goer, Ben Henry told Reuters.
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The origins of the festival remain unidentified, however, the local theories range from a harvest celebration to a single goat fleeing from Oliver Cromwell’s …
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