Why Cowboys.com is only for a certain kind of cowboy fan
Save a horse, ride a cowboy.
Isn’t that how the song goes?
I wonder what song is being sung these days at the heart of the Dallas Cowboys after learning that Cowboys.com, a site the team could once have owned, is now sporting men in very different uniform.
In 2007, the team suddenly realized it didn’t own Cowboys.com. So it made a bid at auction. The bid was “275.”
As Deadspin reports it, team officials thought this meant, well, $275. As opposed to the actual $275,000. The deal fell apart over this “miscommunication.”
It seems that those who eventually bought the domain for much more than…
Read the original: Why Cowboys.com is only for a certain kind of cowboy fan