Myth: The boomerang was originally used as a weapon. Myth: The boomerang originated in Australia. Fact: This weekend, the myths and truths about boomerangs will be brought to light at the 2003 Colorado Boomerangs National Expo & US Open National. The grounds of the expo will be dotted with booths where you can learn about boomerang history and making and throwing. Tony Brazelton, the event's director, says that this year, organizers are stressing the noncompetitive aspects of the instrument. "We're trying to grow the sport. The best way is to teach people about it and to get them... More >>>