A foreigner arrives in Cuba to elucidate what for him is a riddle from the western point of view: Why in Cuba can you go to jail for killing a cow?
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Cuba No Cow. The prohibition of gold in Cuba
In Cuba you cannot own a cow. How do we know this? Because while participating in a documentary workshop in Cuba, gringo filmmaker Erik Anderson was told this by locals, and without ever verifying anything, Anderson ordered two more cervezas and took a long nap. The next day, he borrowed a camera and began documenting the confounding hearsay.