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Link Posted: 1/20/2015 3:38:43 AM EST
Interesting. Unfortunately here we don't have interesting things to dig up, besides unexploded civil war ordnance....
Link Posted: 1/20/2015 4:07:37 AM EST
In this day and age, why the fuck does an article like that NOT HAVE A FUCKING PICTURE??
Link Posted: 1/20/2015 4:11:35 AM EST
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Originally Posted By Matthew_Q:
In this day and age, why the fuck does an article like that NOT HAVE A FUCKING PICTURE??
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I see a picture. Do you not?
Link Posted: 1/20/2015 4:55:50 AM EST
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Originally Posted By Matthew_Q:
In this day and age, why the fuck does an article like that NOT HAVE A FUCKING PICTURE??
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Link Posted: 1/20/2015 4:57:10 AM EST
Searching thru the garage after reading, no luck.
Link Posted: 1/20/2015 5:03:35 AM EST
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I see a picture. Do you not?
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Originally Posted By Matthew_Q:
In this day and age, why the fuck does an article like that NOT HAVE A FUCKING PICTURE??


I see a picture. Do you not?



I do to.


Also food for thought. The NC gold rush was started because of a similar story

Farmer used some gold rock they found as a door stop for years until someone realized it was a huge nugget.

Link Posted: 1/20/2015 6:14:02 AM EST
My Dad was a HUGE hoarder. His 2 1/2 car garage was full of stuff, some of which he'd hauled out from Kansas in 1959, when we cleaned it out in 2002. We had a good and profitable sale on his house so we didn't have time to search through stuff. We hauled up some large 40-yd dumpsters and junked about 80% of the stuff.

Since then I have avoided watching Antiques Road Show.

"We have a very well-preserved genuine 1850s gewgaw, commonly found in the Midwest; most were destroyed in the Civil War. I estimate that your find is worth at least $80,000, Martha. But you're not going to give away a family heirloom, are you?"

"Are you shitting me, Mark? I found this in a..."
Link Posted: 1/20/2015 6:45:14 AM EST
If everyone doesn't throw their stuff away, then it will never become valuable.

It's kind of like that movie Predestination.
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