New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - A cowboy named Bud
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

Check for SWFA's No Reserve and No Minimum bid firearm auctions.

A cowboy named Bud

 Post Reply Post Reply   Topic Search Topic Search  Topic Options Topic Options
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: January/26/2010 at 15:22
scooter65 View Drop Down
Optics Master Extraordinaire
Optics Master Extraordinaire

Joined: December/29/2006
Location: mi
Status: Offline
Points: 3567

A cowboy named Bud was overseeing his herd in a remote mountainous
> pasture in California
> When suddenly a brand-new BMW advanced toward him out of a cloud of
> dust.
> The driver, a young man in a Brioni suit,Gucci shoes, RayBan
> and YSL tie, leaned out the window and asked the cowboy, "If I tell
> exactly how many cows and calves you have in your herd, Will you
> Give me a calf?"
> Bud looks at the man, obviously a yuppie, then looks at his
> grazing herd and calmly answers, "Sure, Why not?"
> The yuppie parks his car, whips out his Dell notebook computer,
> it to his Cingular RAZR V3 cell phone, and surfs to aNASA page on the
> Internet, where he calls up a GPS satellite to get an exact fix on his
> location which he then feeds to another NASA satellite that scans the
> area in an ultra-high-resolution photo.
> The young man then opens the digital photo in Adobe Photoshop and
> exports it to animage processing facility in Hamburg , Germany .
> Within seconds, he receives an email on hisPalm Pilot that the image
> been processed and the data stored. He then accesses an MS-SQL
> through an ODBC connected Excel spreadsheet with email on his
> and, after a few minutes, receives a response.
> Finally, he prints out a full-color, 150-page report on his hi-tech,
> miniaturized HP LaserJet printer, turns to the cowboy and says, "You
> have exactly 1,586 cows and calves."
> "That's right. Well, I guess you can take one of my calves," says
> He watches the young man select one of the animals and looks on with
> amusement as the young man stuffs it into the trunk of his car.
> Then Bud says to the young man, "Hey, if I can tell you exactly what
> your business is, will you give me back my calf?"
> The young man thinks about it for a second and then says, "Okay, why
> not?"
> "You're a Congressman for the U.S. Government", says Bud.
> "Wow! That's correct," says the yuppie, "but how did you guess that?"
> "No guessing required." answered the cowboy. "You showed up here even
> though nobody called you; you want to get paid for an answer I already
> knew, to a question I never asked. You used millions of dollars worth
> equipment trying to show me how much smarter than me you are; and
> You don't know a thing about how working people make a living - or
> cows, for that matter. This is a herd of sheep. ....
> Now give me back my dog.

Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: January/26/2010 at 15:25
pyro6999 View Drop Down
Optics Retard
Optics Retard

Joined: December/22/2006
Location: North Dakota
Status: Offline
Points: 22034
hey did those thousands of cattle guards get their jobs back since clinton wanted to fire them back in the day??
 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Similar Threads: "A cowboy named Bud"
Subject Author Forum Replies Last Post
A budding long-range shooter (8 years old) Ernie Bishop The Range Report 13
Wyoming Cowboy Impression jonoMT Hot Shots 12
What's in a name? River Runner Binoculars 9
savage 99 trade for 336 30-30 cowboy dale.l Firearms For Sale 1
Bud's new 223 Sav12BTV budperm The Range Report 30
Bud's New Savage 12BTV in 223 budperm Firearms 18
scope for Bud's new 308 budperm Rifle Scopes 27
Bud's first complete AR15 build budperm Firearms 34
Bud's 300WM budperm The Range Report 21
My new baby - going to need a name I think helo18 Firearms 37

This page was generated in 0.336 seconds.