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Old 01-27-2013, 10:18 PM   #41
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Built bumblebee castle- the home of retired Former CEO of Xerox, Renn Zaphoropolis. Also built him a little garage for his rolls and Bentley. He had us build a whole western town so he could entertain his friends. Built a saloon suspended over a ravine out in the middle of no where for a Vegas judge that got busted for taking bribes. Built a cabin for a couple- the husband ended up in prison for trying to stab his wife not long after it was finished. Built a cabin for head of chemistry dept at purdue.
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Old 01-28-2013, 11:56 AM   #42
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An aging gangster. Personal residence and property was huge. manicured gardens with loads of water features. Guest house larger than most homes. half a dozen floor safes in the basement, I'm sure there were others hidden. Large pond with alligators in basement. Money of course was no object. Knew every politician in town. Said if you have any trouble with the cops let him know. I could of made lots of friends off his network but thought better of the idea. Too scary.
Vry interesting.
Wonder what he fed the gators.....rats?

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Built bumblebee castle- the home of retired Former CEO of Xerox, Renn Zaphoropolis. Also built him a little garage for his rolls and Bentley. He had us build a whole western town so he could entertain his friends. Built a saloon suspended over a ravine out in the middle of no where for a Vegas judge that got busted for taking bribes. Built a cabin for a couple- the husband ended up in prison for trying to stab his wife not long after it was finished. Built a cabin for head of chemistry dept at purdue.
Dude, you really have some interesting clients. At least the guy didn't try to stab you.
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Many years ago I did some work for Trumps parents, his mother was very nice. Made us cookies and gave us tickets to a Mets game 2 rows from the field. Met him and his brother.
Did work for a Dr. who worked for the fed prison system, he bragged that he was the only person to put his finger where the sun doesn't shine on Gotti and live to tell about it.
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Many years ago I did some work for Trumps parents, his mother was very nice. Made us cookies and gave us tickets to a Mets game 2 rows from the field. Met him and his brother.
Did work for a Dr. who worked for the fed prison system, he bragged that he was the only person to put his finger where the sun doesn't shine on Gotti and live to tell about it.
That reminded me- I built a home for one of the prison electricians at the correctional facility where Charlie mansons girls where incarcerated, he said theyd moan wierd shiz and cry for Charlie. Creepy.
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The guy I'd swear was BENRY from LOST. He kept a heavy coat with the hood up and Mr Magoo glasses on,would not make eye contact with us and did his talking through the super. Then there was the guy who dumped 2 tins of black powder on the ground and did and impression of 1st: A locomotive and 2nd: Daffy Duck when he sticks his head in the barrel and it blows up. He was not happy with either result.
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Nothing near as interesting as most of you, just an old guy who grew up 2 blocks from where i grew up and liked to talk about how different the city was when he was a kid. Weird cause I knew all the places he was talking about but there were different buildings and railway tracks etc..He also had a lot of different jobs and traveled the world quite a bit.

One of his jobs that just makes me kind of giggle was that he worked for the air force after WWII and they took aerial pictures of the whole country, and his job was to put the pictures together, climb up on a ladder and take a picture of the assembled pix, put all those pix together and climb the ladder again......

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