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(Fox News)   Notorious Texas con man Billie Sol Estes has passed away. Or has he?   ( divider line
    More: Sad, Billie Sol Estes, Texas, agricultural subsidy, Texas con man, Dr. Jekyll, conspiracy to defraud, Eisenhower, United Methodist Church  
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2013-05-15 09:52:02 AM  
3 votes:
He's small time compared to the guys running the country and the state of Texas now.
2013-05-15 11:37:48 AM  
1 vote:

bdub77: He's small time compared to the guys running the country and the state of Texas now.

You got the first half right, but a big swing and a miss on the second part.
2013-05-15 11:11:03 AM  
1 vote:
Meanwhile, Jeffrey Skilling, who exceeded Estes' level of fraud in every way, is also scheduled to get out of jail years early.  Business as usual in Texas.
2013-05-15 10:24:18 AM  
1 vote:
I guess he was not the Sol survivor.

*punches out of thread before the RIP-tards arrive*
2013-05-15 10:20:23 AM  
1 vote:
From Phil Och's Ballad of Billy Sol:
Stand tall, Billie Sol, we don't know you at allWe've taken down your pictures from the wallWell, we don't want to handle an agriculture scandalWe have got to face elections in the fall
It was a big deal at the time.
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