According to the book The Mystic Warriorsof the Plains, two hundred years ago, buffalo actually outnumbered humans by a factor of twenty. It’s no surprise, then, that they became a veritable one stop shop for the early settlers. Clocking in at no less than two thousand pounds, buffalo were used for just about everything:
The hair? Headdresses, saddle filler, pillows, rope and ornaments.
That’s what you call creating value. In the today’s culture, the buffalo would make employee of the month, every month, until they retired.
He’s one of my favorite multi hyphenates. Plus he has dreamy eyes.