The government shutdown may be keeping furloughed federal workers at home, but on Monday the U.S. Army contracted to buy a mechanical bull.The $47,174 contract was awarded on Oct. 7 to Mechanical Bull Sales Inc. of State College, Penn.According to the General Services Administration (GSA) listing, the National Guard of Utah made the request for a “bull which needs to be durable and low maintenance.”

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