For true they do. Allow me to present some documents in reverse order:
Next up an exhibit of why the mutual affection from Tim Whitmer’s November 2009 email inbox as originally published on Slabbed back in January 2011:
Jim and Tim Coulon are closely connected via the departed Omni Bank. I think between the Times they have the entire gang assembled. Hat tip to an outraged member of the metro NOLA banking community.