The Birth of a Myth


After a notorious career, outlaws Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid are reportedly killed in San Vicente, Bolivia on this day in 1908. Reports of sightings after that have helped to perpetuate a half life in the imaginations of adolescents of all ages & with that a myth is born…

(couldn’t find a suitable version of the concluding scene on Youtube, so this will have to do)

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