What’s The Coolest Thing You’ve Ever Found?
The coolest thing I ever found was beer! Lot’s of it! For a while (years), everytime I looked at a rental house or apartment, I’d say “let there be beer!” and open the fridge. Most of the time, there WAS beer. Over the last couple days, I asked you what the coolest thing you found was. Here are some of the more interesting answers:
At the dump, Cindy found a 100 year old scale that used to be at the Mount Washington Hotel.
Jennifer said she found a Gameboy on the side of the road. Complete with a game. She’s pretty sure some ticked off parent probably tossed it out the window when their kid wasn’t looking.
Working at a hotel in New Hampshire, Alexa said she found diamond ring that ended up being worth $10,000! Not a big surprise, the people who left the ring emailed the hotel about it.
Some people do a “message in a bottle” thing using a helium balloon. Julie said she found one in Maine that, according to the attached note, had been launched in Tennessee.
Matt uses a metal detector to search for historical artifacts in Augusta. He once found 150 yr old printing plates from a local magazine
My favorite story? A caller named Doug found someone’s dad. While he was doing some genealogy research, he found Vietnam Vet with his name. A few months later, he was contacted by a guy who thought Doug might be his dad. Some of the info the kid gave him matched with the man Doug had spoken to a few months before, so he sent that guy’s email to the kid. It turns out they were father and son! Doug helped them reunite after being apart for 20 years!
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