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Oak Island Money Pit

Sat Aug 09, 2014 9:17 am

I just HAVE to share this:

In order to drain the Money Pit, the team would either have to empty the Atlantic Ocean or obstruct the feeder vent that connected the five shafts to the tunnel. They chose the latter.


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Read on: http://www.oakislandmoneypit.com/
 
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Re: Oak Island Money Pit

Sat Aug 09, 2014 9:22 am

I'll take "Conspiracy Theories and Pseudoscience" for $500, Alex.
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Re: Oak Island Money Pit

Sat Aug 09, 2014 10:26 am

Yeah, but if FDR (supposedly) believed it, it *must* be true!
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Re: Oak Island Money Pit

Sat Aug 09, 2014 10:46 am

They're digging in the wrong place:

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Re: Oak Island Money Pit

Sat Aug 09, 2014 11:00 am

Oak Island. It's killed several fortunes and several people. I suppose that someday there will be a properly-funded expedition that includes a 300' deep circular cofferdam around the pit itself, only to find the equivalent of Geraldo Rivera's "Al Capone vault".

The supposed riches exist only in virtual memory, not in meatspace.
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Re: Oak Island Money Pit

Sat Aug 09, 2014 12:42 pm

Thanks for posting that. I hadn't heard of it before, and it's a fascinating read.

To me, the mystery of who the hell put/built there the various items/structures that have been discovered is at least as interesting as what was being sought.
 
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Re: Oak Island Money Pit

Sat Aug 09, 2014 1:54 pm

Lucky Jack Aubrey wrote:
Thanks for posting that. I hadn't heard of it before, and it's a fascinating read.

To me, the mystery of who the hell put/built there the various items/structures that have been discovered is at least as interesting as what was being sought.


This has always fascinated as me. The stuff got there at some time.... but why? I could care less about treasure (unless I get a share, then I really care about treasure.
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Re: Oak Island Money Pit

Sat Aug 09, 2014 2:52 pm

Some nice vids at the end of this post: http://www.abovetopsecret.com/forum/thread692278/pg1

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