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The original term "cowboy" was a derogatory term for black cowhands. 01:46
When the term "cowboy" started gaining popularity, white men started called themselves cowboys as well. 02:17
It may be because of how well the original cowboys did their jobs that made it an honor to be called a "cowboy." 02:31