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4th Jun '17 10:20:27 AM Sestren_NK
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* UsefulNotes/SegaGenesis from the ''Characters/SegaHardGirls'' franchise provides the trope image. As the Sega Mega Drive was released in the U.S. as the [[MarketBasedTitle Sega Genesis]][[note]]since "Mega Drive" was already copyrighted in the U.S. from someone making hard disk drives,[[/note]] and both consoles are represented by separate characters in the series, "Jennie" is a transfer student who comes to Japan after having studied in the U.S. Being the American console, [[SarcasmMode naturally]] she wears cowboy attire from head-to-toe along with a bandana halter top with the design of the American flag on it, with shades of black from the console she's based off of.

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* UsefulNotes/SegaGenesis from the ''Characters/SegaHardGirls'' franchise provides the trope image. As the Sega Mega Drive was released in the U.S. as the [[MarketBasedTitle Sega Genesis]][[note]]since "Mega Drive" was already copyrighted in the U.S. from someone making hard disk drives,[[/note]] and both consoles are represented by separate characters in the series, "Jennie" "Genny" (pronounced "Jennie") is a transfer student who comes to Japan after having studied in the U.S. Being the American console, [[SarcasmMode naturally]] she wears cowboy attire from head-to-toe along with a bandana halter top with the design of the American flag on it, with shades of black from the console she's based off of. She also has a loud, rude but charismatic personality, based on the console's aggressive marketing campaign in the U.S.
29th May '17 5:53:41 AM Morgenthaler
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* In [[http://images.oneofakindantiques.com/2464_szyk_caricatures_6.jpg one]] of [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Szyk Arthur Szyk's]] Anti-Fascist propaganda posters, America is depicted as a Gary Cooper-ish cowboy about to be stabbed in the back by a YellowPeril ImperialJapan, distracting him with an olive branch as he does so.

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* In [[http://images.oneofakindantiques.com/2464_szyk_caricatures_6.jpg one]] of [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Szyk Arthur Szyk's]] Anti-Fascist propaganda posters, America is depicted as a Gary Cooper-ish cowboy about to be stabbed in the back by a YellowPeril ImperialJapan, UsefulNotes/ImperialJapan, distracting him with an olive branch as he does so.
6th May '17 2:23:02 PM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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* The [[Film/WillyWonkaAndTheChocolateFactory 1971 film adaptation]] of ''Literature/CharlieAndTheChocolateFactory'' depicted Mike [[PunnyName Teavee]], who's obsessed with watching violent westerns on television, as a loudmouthed American kid who dresses like a cowboy.
24th Apr '17 7:10:54 PM nombretomado
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* Hank from ''ThomasTheTankEngine'', due to him being built in the United States instead of England like all of the other locomotives, actually speaks in a Texas accent. The only other locomotive that is not British is Hiro, the Japanese locomotive.

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* Hank from ''ThomasTheTankEngine'', ''WesternAnimation/ThomasTheTankEngine'', due to him being built in the United States instead of England like all of the other locomotives, actually speaks in a Texas accent. The only other locomotive that is not British is Hiro, the Japanese locomotive.
17th Feb '17 6:47:41 AM Ramidel
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* In ''VideoGame/AlphaProtocol'', this is referenced. Hong Shi mentions that he doesn't want to banter with an "American cowboy," and one of Grigori's complaints about American agents is that when they're not [[ConsummateProfessional too uptight]], they're "[[CowboyCop too much cowboy]]!"
23rd Nov '16 6:22:45 PM AirofMystery
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* In ''Film/TheManFromUNCLE'', set in the 1960s, American protagonist Napoleon Solo calls Ilya Kuryakin "[[DirtyCommies the Red Peril]]". Ilya responds by calling Napoleon "cowboy".
10th Nov '16 11:18:53 AM Scandia
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* Averted in ''[Manga/MagicKnightRayearth]''. Autozam represents the United States of America. Yet none of the characters from Autozam are cowboys. Some do wear green berets. And their leader is styled to resemble a bald eagle.

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* Averted in ''[Manga/MagicKnightRayearth]''.''Manga/MagicKnightRayearth''. Autozam represents the United States of America. Yet none of the characters from Autozam are cowboys. Some do wear green berets. And their leader is styled to resemble a bald eagle.
10th Nov '16 11:18:33 AM Scandia
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* Averted in ''[[Manga/MagicKnightRayearth]]''. Autozam represents the United States of America. Yet none of the characters from Autozam are cowboys. Some do wear green berets. And their leader is styled to resemble a bald eagle.

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* Averted in ''[[Manga/MagicKnightRayearth]]''.''[Manga/MagicKnightRayearth]''. Autozam represents the United States of America. Yet none of the characters from Autozam are cowboys. Some do wear green berets. And their leader is styled to resemble a bald eagle.
10th Nov '16 11:18:05 AM Scandia
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* Averted in ''[Manga/MagicKnightRayearth]''. Autozam represents the United States of America. Yet none of the characters from Autozam are cowboys. Some do wear green berets. And their leader is styled to resemble a bald eagle.

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* Averted in ''[Manga/MagicKnightRayearth]''.''[[Manga/MagicKnightRayearth]]''. Autozam represents the United States of America. Yet none of the characters from Autozam are cowboys. Some do wear green berets. And their leader is styled to resemble a bald eagle.
10th Nov '16 11:17:39 AM Scandia
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* Averted in ''[Manga/MagicKnightRayearth]''. Autozam represents the United States of America. Yet none of the characters from Autozam are cowboys. Some do wear green berets. And their leader is styled to resemble a bald eagle.
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