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Comedian Bill Cosby Presented With Gifts From Blackfeet Tribe

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Many fans of the comedian lined up to meet Bill Cosby backstage at the  before his big show. Those fans became part of a special presentation of gifts to the comedian from the Blackfeet Tribe.

Bill Cosby was presented with a blanket named "The Storyteller" and some braided sweetgrass. The blanket was a thank you to Cosby for coming to Great Falls, and the sweetgrass was used as a symbol of blessing.

"Bill Cosby came to Great Falls, Montana, and I think its important to thank him for joining us," said Blackfeet Tribe Chief Earl Old Person, who gifted the items to Cosby along with something else....an Indian name.

"I gave him the name Brings Laughter because that is what he does well. Laughter is important especially in today's world which is so full of conflict. We need something that will make us happy."

After the presentation, Cosby meet and took pictures with all of his fans.

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