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Sunday, May 2, 2010

Cowboy Dancer, in Midtown

Cowboy dancer, NYC
Photo by myself, somewhere in Midtown.

A man in a cowboy hat and face paint was available to perform, for a small fee.

His sign reads, 'Does money make me dance? Or is this the Twilite Zone?'

Related posts: Shall We Dance, 34th Street, Acrobatics Below 34th Street and On Tippy Toe, Union Square.


Joanne said...

I have mixed feelings about this one, I wonder about the necessity he has to do this. Have a good Sunday!

barbie said...

Only in New York. He is quite fashionable. The picture has a desperate, sad quality. Are you ready for another week?

elsiee said...

and Morgan Freeman will play him in the movie...

Bibi said...

What an interesting fellow. Dashing, but somehow disturbing. Does he dance well?

missb@dragonflyvintage said...

oh dear. it *is* a sad commentary on our time. though who knows, he may be quite pleased with himself for coming up with a way to earn some income without having to work for The Man. Maybe the last laugh is on us!

Hold me closer Cowboy Dancer
Count the headlights on the highway
Lay me down in sheets of linen
you had a busy day today

Great capture, Kitty. Photojournalism at its best :-)

ρομπερτ said...

Dance - when feet become thoughts.
One can only hope that his thoughts will become bright and fit into life, even though his shoes seem to be a bit tight.
What an oustanding photography.

Please have a wonderful start into the new week.
daily athens

NomenNescio said...

Is he real? He looks like one of the Madame Tussauds figures...:P