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Massive Trove of Artifacts Shipped
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Posted By: StormCnter, 1/16/2020 4:21:57 PM

A massive trove of "artifacts" has been shipped to Ripley's Believe It or Not! — a company known for its unusual objects. The artifacts arrived by ship in Miami on May 15, 2019, and were then sent to Ripley's Orlando headquarters. The shipment, which consisted of three containers holding 125 artifacts, weighed a total of 43,155 pounds (19,575 kilograms), although that weight may include material used to pack the artifacts. The shipment's bill of lading said that the artifacts was shipped from Colombo, Sri Lanka, but representatives for Ripley's say that the ship was passing through the port and that the artifacts were actually being sent

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Reply 1 - Posted by: kono 1/16/2020 5:14:17 PM (No. 290445)
Live Science? Really? Is that an approved source for here? There's more science in the piles of sidewalk poop in the Tenderloin.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Timber Queen 1/16/2020 9:40:01 PM (No. 290556)
No purpose to this article. It describes the number of containers of artifacts, the total weight of the shipment of artifacts and where the artifacts were shipped from, complete with recent economic status of said port. But no artifacts! Ripley's has not released the list of artifacts they received in May 2019! Someone just reprinted a Ripley's PR piece.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: JimBob 1/16/2020 11:17:40 PM (No. 290594)
So..... (I can't resist).... should we Believe It.... or Not? (Groan)
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