Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario. In , Patricia Cruz, then only 14, crossed the Mexico-United States border reluctantly, led by her sister, and ended up living undocumented in New York. He approached me, and I fell in love instantly. I loved his personality, and even dreamed of him often.
With his tighty-whities, cowboy hat and strategically placed guitar, Robert Burck, better known as the Naked Cowboy, has been a fixture in New York City's Times Square for more than 15 years. But Burck's life today has changed quite a bit since he started his solo act back in the late '90s. In those early days, he was the only Naked Cowboy in town, performing in his underwear even when the temperature dropped below freezing. Today, Burck is just as dedicated to his work but has since built his brand into a franchise that includes 11 naked cowboys and cowgirls -- one of whom is his wife. Burck may not have expected to meet the love of his life through his act, but he tells "Oprah: Where Are They Now? Yes, I did!
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Tea Party movement. He later earned a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Cincinnati. He made an appearance on January 25, , where he performed at a Leinster Rugby game in Donnybrook, Dublin , Ireland , singing his theme song "I'm the Naked Cowboy" before 18, spectators.