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Fool’s Gold: why there’s no treasure in the Oak Island “Money Pit.” [Part IV] (UPDATED!)

It's illogical to believe there is treasure on Oak Island. Here's my summation.

By |2019-07-28T17:03:09-07:00August 19th, 2017|Anomalous, Haunted Places, History|0 Comments

Fool’s Gold: why there’s no treasure in the Oak Island “Money Pit.” [Part III]

Watch the video version of this article, here: https://youtu.be/BmD3o34SttA This article is third in a series on the mysterious “treasure pit” of Oak Island, Nova [...]

By |2019-07-28T16:48:27-07:00August 18th, 2017|Anomalous, Haunted Places, History|4 Comments

Lost America: Belle Grove Plantation, Iberville Parish, Louisiana.

One of the grandest plantations in the South when it was finished in 1857, Belle Grove had a long, sad history of ruin until it finally burned in 1952.

By |2017-03-04T20:30:37-07:00March 4th, 2017|Haunted Places, History, Spotlight|0 Comments

The Decline of the ‘World Fair’: popular perception lags behind technological significance

Here is an interesting article from the History's Shadow blog on the subject of world's fairs. I didn't even know that there was one coming [...]

By |2016-10-24T20:30:40-07:00October 24th, 2016|History|0 Comments