Billie Sol Estes: A Sordid History Atoned: “Sol” Finally Vindicated — PART 2

~ SECOND OF A THREE PART SERIES ~ Another Perspective of the Henry Marshall Murder: The Washington Angle The Corpse of Henry Marshall — Exhumed in 1962 (From Coroner's Report) Note: The narrative (below) partially comes from a series of reedited (for context only) excerpts from my 2011 book LBJ: The Mastermind of the JFK … Continue reading Billie Sol Estes: A Sordid History Atoned: “Sol” Finally Vindicated — PART 2

The Secret Files of Clint Peoples, the Indefatigable Texas Ranger on LBJ’s Trail for Decades

The only true "hero" in the quest for justice for the crimes of Lyndon Johnson, was Texas Ranger (later U.S. Marshal) Clint Peoples. Yet he was unable to "close" his 22-year case until eleven years after Johnson died, in 1984, with a small but significant victory in a grand jury hearing which heard his evidence … Continue reading The Secret Files of Clint Peoples, the Indefatigable Texas Ranger on LBJ’s Trail for Decades

Crucial New Evidence Proves That Johnson and Hoover Bribed Percy Foreman to Force James Earl Ray to Plead Guilty

Six weeks after my book Who Really Killed Martin Luther King Jr.? -- The Case Against Lyndon B. Johnson and J. Edgar Hoover was published, John Curington published his memoirs, H. L. Hunt, Motive and Opportunity, about his career working as H. L. Hunt's "right-hand man." Within that book, he explains how Percy Foreman wound … Continue reading Crucial New Evidence Proves That Johnson and Hoover Bribed Percy Foreman to Force James Earl Ray to Plead Guilty

LBJ Personally Ordered Captain Fritz to End Investigation

According to Penn Jones in 1975, Within 24 Hours of JFK's Assassination, President Johnson Ordered Captain Fritz to End the Investigation: "You Have Your Man" Penn Jones, publisher of the Midlothian Mirror and author of "Forgive My Grief" (Vol. 1-4) Given everything else we know about Lyndon Johnson’s actions on and after November 22, 1963, … Continue reading LBJ Personally Ordered Captain Fritz to End Investigation

Penn Jones’ Views on LBJ’s Role in the JFK Assassination: Aligns with “Mastermind” Appellation – Part 2

In the second part of the first chapter of his 1969 book, Penn Jones described how the "Military" faction had coordinated the others -- including the FBI, the CIA and the DPD (Dallas Police Dept.) and how all of that would not have been possible without Johnson's involvement. Jones also presciently included the "Financial Community" … Continue reading Penn Jones’ Views on LBJ’s Role in the JFK Assassination: Aligns with “Mastermind” Appellation – Part 2

Penn Jones’ Views on LBJ’s Role in the JFK Assassination: Aligns with “Mastermind” Appellation – Part 1

In Part 1, Jones lays out the basic premise of LBJ's role, enumerating many acts that he personally directed, not the least of which was the destruction of the crime scene: the Presidential limousine. In Part 2, he conjoins that with his views on the other participants, "Big Oil" and the "Military" -- which, he … Continue reading Penn Jones’ Views on LBJ’s Role in the JFK Assassination: Aligns with “Mastermind” Appellation – Part 1

Doris Kearns Goodwin: The Complicated Conflictions of LBJ’s Chosen Biographer

Gifted Biographer or a Successful Grifter-Plagiarist?   Doris Kearns, as a Harvard PhD candidate at age 24, was selected in 1967 for a White House fellowship despite having written an article for The New Republic titled “How to Remove L.B.J. in 1968”. She was undoubtedly not the only one surprised by that.  At that point, … Continue reading Doris Kearns Goodwin: The Complicated Conflictions of LBJ’s Chosen Biographer

RE: John Connally’s Problem with the Truth

And Why He Changed What He Said Immediately After Being Shot: “They are going to kill us both!” JFK Speaking, Ralph Yarborough Listening; John Connally Very Worried; LBJ Waiting His Turn at the Wheel, Knowing it was Now Imminent In the previous blog, “Why JFK Went to Texas,” I examined how LBJ and his long-time … Continue reading RE: John Connally’s Problem with the Truth

Why JFK Went to Texas

John B. Connally, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson JFK:  “He* sure seemed anxious for me to go to Texas” * John Connally (ergo, Lyndon Johnson) after Connally’s White House visit six weeks before The Big Event That was a very odd thing for President Kennedy to say, given that he had invited Texas Governor … Continue reading Why JFK Went to Texas

Some Insights into the Depravities of Lyndon B. Johnson and J. Edgar Hoover

Among the many exemplars of how these long-time "friends and neighbors" believed their powerful government positions enabled them to do anything they wished to do — from the mundane to the most unthinkable acts — the following items succinctly illustrate the point. Item #1: An Illustration that needs little further elaboration: Given that both of … Continue reading Some Insights into the Depravities of Lyndon B. Johnson and J. Edgar Hoover

UPDATE: Did Famed Attorney / LBJ Friend Percy Foreman Blackmail Jimmy Carter?

An Examination of how LBJ’s Friend Percy Foreman Guaranteed James Earl Ray’s Lifetime Sentence – While Earning a Lifetime “Keep Out of Jail” Card for Himself Percy Foreman, Famed Defense Attorney, Used Extremely Illegal Methods to Free Murderers — Except for the Case of an Innocent James Earl Ray, where He Used Those Methods to … Continue reading UPDATE: Did Famed Attorney / LBJ Friend Percy Foreman Blackmail Jimmy Carter?

Announcing New Page: “Curating LBJ-Related Historic Documents”

A New Archive of Old Documents from Author's Library A new "Page" has been added to the Menu that appears at the top of all pages as noted in the headline above. As time permits I will be adding pages, from old magazines and newspapers I've collected over nearly two decades, which were used in … Continue reading Announcing New Page: “Curating LBJ-Related Historic Documents”

One of the FBI’s Most Illegal Hoover Era Operations: COINTELPRO — Put on Steroids by LBJ and Hoover

A Case Study Examination of How LBJ’s Exhortations To Punish War Protestors Produced Torture Methods Akin to Gestapo Tactics ~ Hat's Off to William Auth, (1942-2014) Editorial Cartoonist for the Philadelphia Inquirer ~ COINTELPRO Unbeknownst to the public – or, initially in the 1950s, even the higher-level officials of the Department of Justice – the … Continue reading One of the FBI’s Most Illegal Hoover Era Operations: COINTELPRO — Put on Steroids by LBJ and Hoover

Fear and Loathing in Dallas: 11/22/63

The famed "Gonzo Journalist" Hunter S. Thompson first used his famous phrase "Fear and Loathing" in the essay he wrote immediately after he heard of JFK's assassination. Among other things, Thompson accurately predicted that: "We now enter the era of the shitrain, President Johnson and the hardening of the arteries","This is the end of reason, … Continue reading Fear and Loathing in Dallas: 11/22/63