Cowboy


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Cowboy

A slang term for an employee who is hard to manage either because he/she does not work well with others, has a difficult personality, or for some other reason.
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The parts of Mark Lause's The Great Cowboy Strike: Bullets, Ballots, and Class Conflicts in the American West that focus on context for the cowboy strikes and the strikes themselves are quite good.
With its spacious entertainment area, decent sound system, reliable and good-looking crew plus staff members, including of course, excellent show bands, Cowboy Grill became the leading entertainment spot in the city.
Cowboy Grill taps such established and new artists as Aegis, Barbie Almalbis of Barbie's Cradle, Jireh Lim, Moymoy Palaboy, Rivermaya, Siakol, Shanti Dope, Spongecola and Silent Sanctuary.
It's the love of the horses and the whole cowboy thing goes with it.
The reader will find many well-known songs within this collection, such as "The Strawberry Roan" and "The Cowboy's Christmas Ball," as well as lesser-known songs, such as "Jake and Roanie" and "The Stray" (a song Ohrlin composed based on the text of the poem "The Estrays," which he discovered in the magazine Bit and Spur in 1948).
I'll only accept the live action version of Cowboy Bebop if this happens....
We are fully committed to that promise," said an American Cowboy Ammo representative.
His father finally bought him a single-shot Higgins 12-gauge to terrorize the mallards, but it wasn't until he returned from the military, after joining up as a 17-year-old, that Cowboy began to blow a call.
For Cowboy's this was an exciting new challenge as the company had never received an instruction like this before.
The 41-year-old cowboy who usually basks in the attention of tourists watching him play guitar in a 10-gallon hat and his skivvies at Times Square has been forced to watch his rival directly across the street on Broadway corral gawkers with his headdress and drum.
They are especially controlling of their own potential for desire and thus represent most centrally the need for such control in male viewers: "The cowboy, always a bundle of contradictions, beckons the man to a more exciting life, while at the same time teaching him the virtues of restraint and austerity" (11).