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yankeeundercover
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re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


100!





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Cash
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Vail
Member since Feb 2005
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re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


The Hopper's





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madamsquirrel
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The Snarlington Estate
Member since Jul 2009
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re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


Claude Penn is Central/Watson rich not whole state rich. He also lives in Mississippi now.





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Cash
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Vail
Member since Feb 2005
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re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


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i cant see him being in the top 10
I'm sure he was



Copeland wouldn't have been top 100. As soon as money came in, it went out. If not before.






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meauxjeaux2
Boise State Fan
watson
Member since Oct 2007
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Claude Penn is Central/Watson rich not whole state rich. He also lives in Mississippi now.
Yes.I know this.
I am good friends with him and Andrew.
I'm in deep with the Watson Rich people.
Hoping to be Watson rich also one day.






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mikelbr
LSU Fan
Baton Rouge
Member since Apr 2008
13114 posts

re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


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Hoping to be Watson rich also one day.


Wish I could be rich one day






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madamsquirrel
LSU Fan
The Snarlington Estate
Member since Jul 2009
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re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


LOL. I grew up in central when Penn had his business there and I sold one of his houses in Watson to my friends parents. My family is Central rich. It means nothing. LOL





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Bronwyn
Vanderbilt Fan
w Juice
Member since Jul 2009
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re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


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What you think?


I think that there are a lot of uneducated people in this thread






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meauxjeaux2
Boise State Fan
watson
Member since Oct 2007
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LOL. I grew up in central when Penn had his business there and I sold one of his houses in Watson to my friends parents. My family is Central rich. It means nothing. LOL

dude's business C-buckle is is ballin now.
He's got some serious jack.
His buisness moved from Magnolia plaza to Amite LA.






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Tennessee Jed
Tennessee Fan
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Member since Nov 2009
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Interesting Thread...I found a list of the wealthiest people in TN.

Surprised there are 7 billionaires.

Martha Rivers Ingram - Chairman of Ingram Industries, based in Nashville, TN. Net worth about $2.6 Billion.

Fred Smith - Founder of FedEx Corp based in Memphis, TN. Net worth around $2.1 Billion.

Thomas Frist Jr. - largest individual shareholder of HCA, a healthcare system. Net worth around $1.8 Billion.

Mason Hawkins - Owner of Southeastern Asset Management Group, a money management firm. Net worth around $1.8 Billion.

Brad Kelley- Resides in Nashville, TN. founded Commonwealth Brands tobacco company 1990, manufactured discounted cigarettes USA Gold, Bull Durham, Malibu. Owns 71% of Kentucky Downs racetrack; also holds minor stake in Churchill Downs, venue of Kentucky Derby. Net worth around $1.3 Billion.

Cal Turner Jr. - Largest stockholder of Dollar General Stores, which was created by his father and grandfather. Net worth around $1.2 Billion.

Kemmons Wilson Family - Founders of Holiday Inn, based in Memphis, TN. Owners of Wilson Hotel Management Co. Net worth around $1.2 Billion.

J.R. Hyde III - Founder of AutoZone, and largest stock holder of GTx Pharmaceutical Co. based in Memphis, TN. Net worth around $915 Million.

James W. McGlothlin - Tennessee resident and Chief executive of coal company, United Co., which is based in Bristol, VA. Net worth around $900 Million.

Jack Lupton - Gandson of founder of Great Western Coco-Cola Bottling Co, based in Chattanooga, TN. Sold company to Coke for $1.4 billion. Net worth around $880 Million.







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tgrbaitn08
New Orleans Saints Fan
Member since Dec 2007
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re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


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I think that there are a lot of uneducated people in this thread



What makes you say that?






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LSUSOBEAST1
LSU Fan
Member since Aug 2008
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re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


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I thought Birdman and Lil Wayne don't live in LA anymore?





I was just responding to someone's post.






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fightin tigers
Downtown Prairieville
Member since Mar 2008
19154 posts

re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


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What makes you say that?


I don't think people realize how much it takes to make a billion dollars, or how little it takes to make it look like you live like a billionaire.






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Meezy
DA Bomb Squad
Member since Apr 2005
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re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


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Claude Penn


Wasnt even the richest guy in Watson, Allen Thomason is. Worth between 175-200 mill






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meauxjeaux2
Boise State Fan
watson
Member since Oct 2007
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re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


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Wasnt even the richest guy in Watson, Allen Thomason is. Worth between 175-200 mill
wonder what kind of money Frog has?






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tgrbaitn08
New Orleans Saints Fan
Member since Dec 2007
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re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


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I don't think people realize how much it takes to make a billion dollars, or how little it takes to make it look like you live like a billionaire.


No doubt, but I was just wondering what insight the poster could give us being that he's obviously more educated than anyone else in this thread






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Y.A. Tittle
Winthrop Fan
Member since Sep 2003
47869 posts

re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


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Pennington


This.



thats old money right there


Penningtons aren't "old" money. The old man was a middle class dentist who got lucky on some really good oil land near Port Hudson about 70 years ago, or so.

Not that there's anything wrong with that.



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Bronwyn
Vanderbilt Fan
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Member since Jul 2009
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re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


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What makes you say that?



People are trying to comment on who they think the wealthiest people are yet they cannot even spell the names correctly.

ETA: And when I read John Georges name I literally 'd



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Meezy
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Member since Apr 2005
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re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


Frog does VERY good and he should thank Claude every night when he says his prayers. Without him he's just another random guy





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GREENHEAD22
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Member since Nov 2009
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re: Wealthiest guys in Louisiana...


Gary Chouest


And its not even close.






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