Robert John Burck (born December 23, 1970), better known as the Naked Cowboy, is an American actor, singer, songwriter, writer and street performer whose pitch is on New York City's Times Square. He wears only cowboy boots, a hat, and white briefs, with a guitar strategically placed to give the illusion of nudity.. On October 6, 2010, Burck formally announced that he was running for President. Sep 29, 2010 · TMZ has learned the Naked Cowboy-- the dude who's roamed Times Square in his man-panties for years -- has thrown on a suit, chopped his locks and officially declared his candidacy for President .
Oct 04, 2010 · Robert Burck, New York's famous naked cowboy, is running for president in 2012. The official announcement is on his Web site, with imagery vaguely reminiscent of President Obama's trademark red white and blue sunrise from the 2008 campaign. It's not yet known if the world-famous busker will campaign. The Naked Cowboy-- Time Square's tighty-whitey wearing, guitar-toting tourist magnet -- announced he's running for President in 2012 as a member of the Tea Party. The familiar white briefs Author: ALIYAH SHAHID.