O.K. Corral Reenactment

Gunfight reenactment at the O.K. Corral. Photo by jjandames on Flickr

As a recent NPR Weekend Edition story attests, a 30-second gunfight in a dusty street in Tombstone, Arizona, more than a century and a quarter ago continues to enliven a place that otherwise might have gone the way of countless worn-out mining boomtowns.