Is This The Worst Thing You Can Do To Your Wife? Burlington, IA, United States / 101.7 The Bull Burlington, Iowa Steven Parker April 09, 2018 11:43 am For some reason, in the UK, they have ‘wife-carrying’ competitions. Men carry their wives upside down around their back and then run a race. It was a wet and slippery day … and then this happened. That poor woman!