200 year old copper wire
After having dug to a depth of 10 feet last year, New York Scientists found traces of copper wire dating back 100 years and came to the
conclusion that their ancestors already had a telephone network more than 100 years ago.
Not to be outdone by the New Yorkers, in the weeks that followed, a California archaeologist dug to a depth of 20 feet, and shortly after, a
story in the LA Times read: "California archaeologists, finding a 200 year old copper wire, have concluded that their ancestors already had an
advanced high-tech communications network a hundred years earlier than the New Yorkers."
One week later. A local newspaper in Idaho reported the following: "After digging as deep as 30 feet in his pasture near Weippe, Idaho, Bubba, a
self-taught archaeologist, reported that he found absolutely nothing. Bubba has therefore concluded that 300 years ago, Idaho had already gone
Just makes a person proud to live in Idaho, don't it...