“All Hat, No Cattle” / “Big Hat, No Cattle” from 10 Things Only People From Texas Say (Slideshow)

10 Things Only People From Texas Say (Slideshow)

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“All Hat, No Cattle” / “Big Hat, No Cattle”

A traditional Texas putdown, “all hat, no cattle” (or, alternately, “big hat, no cattle”) refers to someone who is all talk with no action, power, or substance behind his/her words. Former Texas Gov. Ann Richards famously used this phrase to describe President George W. Bush.

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