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Original: "A VISUAL SHOWCASE"
Patrick Richardson, representing the Haliwa Saponi tribe, from Hollister, N.C. competes in the grass dance, the most intricate and difficult indian dance category, at the Howard County Pow Wow in West Friendship, MD on Saturday July 15, 2006. Today Pow Wow's consist of a sense of panned indianism where all tribes carry on in a common characteristic as a way to showcase themselves to a dominant society. Arianne Starnes/ For the Examiner