It is time to stop quivering in our boots in pointless fear of the future and just roll up our sleeves and build it.
- Ray Pierrehumbert

Friday, March 11, 2011

Texas Branding

Texas Branding (*)

Making Doom Look Cool.



(*) Who do you think came up with the idea of branding in the first place, honey?

3 comments:

dhogaza said...

Livestock branding came with the Spanish, and vacquero style of branding pre-dates the US, much less the Lone Star Republic, not to mention the bastardized spelling "buckeroo" :)

David B. Benson said...

Posting this for its warning sign [not applicable in Texas, mostly]:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/03/11/tsunami-relief-gop-budget-cuts_n_834479.html

Michael Tobis said...

Is that what a buckeroo is? I'll be damned.

Yes of course the brandin arn got picked up from the vaqueros, but the concept of brandin everthang in sight is Tixen as borby que briskit.

As you kin plinely see firm ar mergincy vee hickles.