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How This Trailblazing Navajo Cowboy Made Professional Rodeo History

A look at the life of Derrick Begay, one of the first Navajo cowboys to qualify for pro rodeo’s national finals.
VICE Staff
2.12.19
Minority Reports

What It's Like to Be a Black Bull Rider in the South

VICE met with two black bull riders in Texas—an accomplished pro, and a young, up-and-coming rider—to find out what it’s like to be a person of color competing in a predominantly white sport.
VICE Staff
7.12.18
Beerland

How a West Texas Blues Bar Is Convincing Cowboys to Try IPAs

"Cowboys are hard-headed; they're known for that."
Munchies Staff
6.19.18
NETFLIX

The 13 Best Western Movies and TV Shows on Netflix Right Now

We combed through hours of Netflix TV shows and movies to pick the absolute-best shoot-em-ups, stakeouts, and standoffs in the Western genre.
Emerson Rosenthal
4.20.18
Restaurants

Eat Cowboy Steaks at this 19th-Century Desert Shack

There is no menu, no cellphone service, no substitutions, 12-volt electricity, and the kind of steak you travel hundreds of miles for.
Emma Mannheimer
11.20.17
VICELAND

Catch the Premiere of VICELAND's New Show About Beer

On 'BEERLAND,' we follow the founder of Golden Road Brewing on a cross-country tour of the best beers in America.
VICE Staff
4.27.17
NFL

Farewell to Tony Romo, Who Proved Football Isn't a Meritocracy After All

The soon-to-be ex-Cowboy never got what he deserved.
Mike Piellucci
3.10.17
Photography

Inside a Photographer’s Sexy and Mysterious Rodeo Show

Alexa King’s photography captures a scintillating Western full of the cinematic trappings of a film-lover.
Cailey Rizzo
2.26.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Lady Gaga's "John Wayne" Video is 'Mad Max' Meets 'Natural Born Killers' Meets Anarchy

Also, pistol-heeled shoes.
Phil Witmer
2.8.17
Art

'Black Cowboy' Exhibition Reveals a Forgotten Part of US History

A new exhibition at The Studio Museum in Harlem challenges popular silver screen portrayals of the American cowboy.
Antwaun Sargent
1.6.17
Interviews

Inside Charlie Daniels’s America

According to the 80-year-old country music legend, only two things protect America: the grace of God and the troops.
Kim Kelly
10.18.16
WTF

Man Rides Horse Into an Unsuspecting Taco Bell

Last Saturday, after competing in a local Commerce, Texas rodeo, Crump rode Hollywood, his quarter horse, right through the front door of a local Taco Bell.
Alex Swerdloff
8.15.16
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