How Young Is Too Young to Pursue a Dangerous Dream?

He enters the ring for his moment of truth -- prancing, posing, even walking like a grown man. But appearances can be deceiving. Rafita Mirabal may look like a toreador, but he is in fact a little boy in a bullfighter's costume. When asked if he was scared of bulls, 11-year-old Rafita quickly answered, "Well, maybe a normal kid, but not me!" When Lizzy Smith climbs into her stock car -- with a big pink No. 1 on it -- for high-speed laps around the North Carolina asphalt oval, she too...Full Story
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