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Old 12-03-2007, 08:58 PM   #1
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Telephone History

Last January, the New Orleans Times Picayune reported that a Cajun amateur archeologist having dug to a depth of 10-meters 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 Cajuns, in the weeks that followed, Texan scientists dug to a depth of 20-meters. Shortly after, headlines in the Dallas Morning News read: " Texas archaeologists have found traces of 200-year old copper wire, and have concluded that their ancestors already had an advanced high-tech communications network one hundred years earlier than the Cajuns."

One week later, The Clarion Ledger, of Jackson MS, reported the following: "After digging as deep as 30-meters in fields near Itta Bena, MS Bubba Williams, a self- taught archeologist, reported that he found absolutely nothing. Bubba has therefore concluded that 300 years ago in Mississippi they were already using wireless."


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Old 12-03-2007, 09:23 PM   #2
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lol. Thanks for the laugh!
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Old 12-03-2007, 09:53 PM   #3
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I found the recordings to go with 'em.

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Old 12-04-2007, 12:16 AM   #4
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That was good UB!!! LOL!
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Old 12-04-2007, 05:47 AM   #5
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Thanks for the chuckle
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That was great to have a chuckle right away this morning! Thanks!
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Needed that one this morning! Thanks!
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Very funny
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