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2009-12-11 06:45:00

RICHMOND, Texas, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Children everywhere will delight in learning about farm animals, cowboys and a real Texas ranch in Elizabeth Scott's newest book, "It's Rodeo Time!: with Mama Scottie and the Kids." The second book in the Mama Scottie and the Kids series, "It's Rodeo Time!" is a joy for cowboys and cowgirls everywhere. Mama Scottie is a gentle lady who has "adopted" a unique group of unwanted castaway dolls and stuffed animals. In "It's Rodeo Time!," Mama Scottie...

2009-10-29 12:31:00

HOUSTON, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Cowboys & Indians, The Premier Magazine of the West, takes pride in presenting "In the Bunkhouse," a new half-hour television series showcasing Red Steagall, America's favorite cowboy singer and storyteller. The "cowboy variety" show premieres Nov. 4 on the RFD-TV network, where it will air Wednesdays at 1 and 11 p.m. EST. "I call the show 'cowboy variety,'" Steagall says, "because that's what it is, the best in all things cowboy - music, interviews,...

2009-10-20 12:14:00

NAPA VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Purple Cowboy Wines from Paso Robles, California's cowboy wine country wants you to take a moment to ask the question: Are You Tough Enough To Wear Pink? Tough Enough To Wear Pink is the western community's grassroots organization to raise awareness and money for families facing breast cancer at rodeos across the U.S. and Canada. Celebrating its Fifth Anniversary this year, TETWP began as a one-night challenge at the Wrangler National...

2009-10-08 14:15:00

NAPA VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Tough Enough To Wear Pink (TETWP), the grassroots campaign centered on the fight against breast cancer celebrates its fifth anniversary this year at the signature Tough Enough to Wear Pink Night on Wednesday, December 9, 2009 at the 51st annual Wrangler National Final Rodeo (NFR) in Las Vegas. Through the combined efforts of hundreds of volunteers, regional rodeos across the United States and Canada, and the title sponsor Wrangler, TETWP has...

2009-09-23 14:03:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Venley Star Pictures (www.venleystar.com), a fully integrated family-based entertainment company, announced today that it has acquired a major stake in the worldwide rights to the dramatic feature film based on the real-life horse riding group, The Cowgirl Chicks, A family-themed movie about love, second chances, and a young girl's search to find her place in the world. "The Cowgirl Chicks" (the "Film")...

2009-07-30 11:24:09

Police officers in Canada's self-proclaimed Cowtown of Calgary, Alberta, will soon be wearing standard-issue cowboy hats as part of their uniform. Chief Rick Hanson said the wardrobe change isn't related to the city's status as host of the world's largest annual outdoor rodeo event -- the Calgary Stampede -- but rather in response to the officers' comfort, the Calgary Herald reported. Hanson said 64 officers who work outside soon will wear wide-brimmed black cowboy hats to match their black...

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2009-07-23 15:55:00

New York's famous Naked Cowboy has officially announced his intention to run for mayor of the city. The Naked Cowboy, real name Robert Burck, announced at his usual Times Square haunt Wednesday that he plans to run for mayor with the campaign promise to do more with less. Burck, who is known for playing his guitar while clad only in a cowboy hat and his underpants, said his administration would introduce a Naked Stimulus Package for the city that would include micro loans, tax holidays and...

2009-07-08 18:23:00

NAPA, Calif., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Purple Cowboy Wines is pleased to announce the release of its newest wine, Night Rider Merlot 2007. Night Rider Merlot joins the original Purple Cowboy wine, Tenacious Red (a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah). Both wines are made from grapes sourced from Paso Robles - the California south-central coast appellation - which has evolved from cowboys and cattle ranches into one of America's most exciting new winegrowing regions. Night Rider is 95%...

2009-05-12 14:30:00

NEW YORK, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Times Square, an American landmark, remains the focal point for most New York tourists, vast blocks of lights and excitement along with the handsome focal point, The Naked Cowboy. Today marked a first in The Naked Cowboy's life as he became The Well Dressed Cowboy. Joseph Abboud(R) became the first men's designer label to dress the NYC legend. The Naked Cowboy stopped by Joseph Abboud Apparel's semi-annual factory sale, where he shopped for, and tried on...

2009-05-08 17:19:39

The Texas Board of Professional Engineers said the city of Irving is under investigation for issues related to the collapsed Dallas Cowboys practice facility. Board spokesman Lance Kinney declined to comment on the scope of the investigation, which comes after city officials said they have no record of the engineer who signed off on the design of the facility, and the building's blueprints and specifications are not on file, The Dallas Morning News reported Friday. The facility collapsed due...


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2005-06-02 08:04:23

The Texas Longhorn is a breed of cattle known for its characteristic horns, which can extend to six feet in width and have a slight upward turn at their tips, as well as for their distinctive "burnt orange" coloring. "The Longhorns" is also the nickname of the sports teams of The University of Texas and the school mascot is a Longhorn named Bevo. The Texas Longhorn Breeders Association of America serves as the recognized registry for the breed. Though some historians disagree, the Texas...

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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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