Dallas firefighters put out the last hot spots after Big Tex caught fire at the State Fair of Texas, in Fair Park on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 in Dallas. Big Tex, the metal cowboy whose slo

 

              Dallas firefighters put out the last hot spots after Big Tex caught fire at the State Fair of Texas, in Fair Park on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 in Dallas. Big Tex, the metal cowboy whose slo
Dallas firefighters put out the last hot spots after Big Tex caught fire at the State Fair of Texas, in Fair Park on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 in Dallas. Big Tex, the metal cowboy whose slow drawl of "Howdy, folks!" made him an icon of the State Fair of Texas for 60 years, was destroyed Friday when flames engulfed his 52-foot-tall frame. (AP Photo/The Dallas Morning News, Nathan Hunsinger) MANDATORY CREDIT; MAGS OUT; TV OUT; INTERNET OUT; AP MEMBERS ONLY