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Then, if the Good Halloween Hocus Pocus Whataburger Shirt workers start bellyachin’ about their “rights” and “human dignity”. You can call in your private military and the feds to shoot them up a la Blair Mountain. So I guess, if you really wanted to, you could build up a few houses on a property you own and call it Senor Manos’ Town. But you’d need some reason for people to live there haha. Its always been mowed, can’t let things get too out of hand, I think the current owner actually has his horses have the run of the place and they keep down the grass.