04/08/2021 (Thu) 14:28:14
>Black Sheep Plot
In 1973 the Chadian Army Chief of Staff was accused of the preparation of a coup against President Tombalbaye. One of the charges was that the conspirators ritualistically buried a black sheep in order to influence the outcome of an event, and this event would have been the overthrow of every Chadian's beloved President.
Why animal sacrifices aren't listed in Luttwak's book as parts of coups?