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    Breaking News: Big Tex Burns

    Fire leaves Big Tex a skeletal frame | wfaa.com Dallas - Fort Worth

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    Rumors are that the fire was started by a delusional and distraught Longhorn fan who that Big Tex was a statue of Mac Brown...

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    Re: Breaking News: Big Tex Burns

    Damn... OU scored again...


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    Re: Breaking News: Big Tex Burns

    Wasnt sure what this Big tex thing looked like before it went up in flames so I googled it. It looks like it was some sort of inflatable thing. It looked like it had guy wires holding it up. Was it only up during the fair?



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    Re: Breaking News: Big Tex Burns

    Quote Originally Posted by cowboycurtis View Post
    Wasnt sure what this Big tex thing looked like before it went up in flames so I googled it. It looks like it was some sort of inflatable thing. It looked like it had guy wires holding it up. Was it only up during the fair?
    Only during fair. Not inflatable. But one of the scariest awkward things I've ever seen. Built in the 50's maybe, and still looks like it today.


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    Re: Breaking News: Big Tex Burns

    Quote Originally Posted by TXCyclones View Post
    Only during fair. Not inflatable. But one of the scariest awkward things I've ever seen. Built in the 50's maybe, and still looks like it today.
    Not anymore.


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