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How powerful was Frank before Tony came along? #906360
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Always wondered that. If Sosa is at the top of the mountain so to speak in terms of power/influence, where was Frank before Tony came along? At their respective heights, who was more powerful - Tony or Frank?

Re: How powerful was Frank before Tony came along? [Re: JackieAprile] #932939
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Tony ended up being far more powerful then Frank. Remember, Tony ended up securing the direct importation of massive amounts of high quality cocaine via Sosa. And also Frank even admitted he preferred to stay under the radar for law enforcement so he was very low key. He also brought up what other king pins Would think if Frank imported all those Kilos from Sosa, so that means that Frank was also below Gaspar Gomez and the Diaz brothers. But at his peak Tony was the top dog.

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Originally Posted by WhackWhack
Tony ended up being far more powerful then Frank. Remember, Tony ended up securing the direct importation of massive amounts of high quality cocaine via Sosa. And also Frank even admitted he preferred to stay under the radar for law enforcement so he was very low key. He also brought up what other king pins Would think if Frank imported all those Kilos from Sosa, so that means that Frank was also below Gaspar Gomez and the Diaz brothers. But at his peak Tony was the top dog.


See, I consider guys like Frank to be the more likable characters in such stories. Yeah, he went out like a bitch, but the guy survived on the streets for twenty years prior, had plenty of material comfort, and didn't die a drug addict junkie fuck. What'd Tony last, three years before getting popped off?

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In the movie Frank was importing 100 kg a month from Sosa.

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Tony was and able to make the deal with Sosa. Frank mainly dealt with marijuana and had weak connections to cocaine which is evident with the Sun Ray Hotel and Colombians, had legitimate business to launder the drug money. He was indeed lower than the Diaz brothers and Gomez who were big drug dealers, but Tony toppled them with his business dealings with Sosa.


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