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A Wyoming Tribute to George Carlin [NSFW VIDEO]
George Carlin ranks among the greatest comedians of all time. His social commentary inspired generations of misanthropes and malcontents across the world. To celebrate what would have been his 80th birthday, let’s relive a legendary Carlin monologue about the great state of Wyoming. One of th…
67 Years Ago: The Most Morbid Discovery in Wyoming History
John Osborne was the third Governor of Wyoming, the state’s largest sheep farmer, a banker, doctor, chemist, United States Congressman and the United States Assistant Secretary of State. Osborne’s biggest claim to fame, however, was his morbid curiosity with dead bodies; particula…
Survey Reveals What Wyoming Moms Want For Mother’s Day
Forget flowers, candy and jewelry, what your mom really wants for Mother’s Day is a home-made card. Last year, a website polled nearly 5,000 moms across the country. The average age of mothers in the survey was 32. Here in Wyoming, more moms said they would prefer a hand-made card from their …
Cinco De Mayo Trivia: Wyoming Was Once Ruled By Mexico
Today marks the 155th anniversary of the Battle of Puebla, where Mexico manhandled a much larger French Army. Although present day Wyoming was already a United States Territory in 1862, nearly 10 percent of land in the Cowboy State was once a part of Mexico. Most of what would later become our state…
A Kentucky Derby Tribute To Wyoming’s Greatest Horses
Just in time for the 143rd “run for the roses” this weekend, here’s a Kentucky Derby tribute to the greatest horses in Wyoming history. 1. Steamboat – Born in 1896 near Chugwater, Wyoming, Steamboat was widely considered among the best bucking broncos in rodeo history. Ni…

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