Monthly Archives: January 2014

An Antiquity Scheme for the US?

John Howland offers up a few ideas on how something like the PAS might work here in the states.  I would love it of course, but have pretty much given  up hope of seeing something like this in my lifetime.  It would take a lot of money, effort and interest, all missing ingredients here in the states. I hope you will take  the time to read John’s thoughts.  Perhaps down the road someone will take up the mantle and make it happen. Continue reading

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MHO & UMO’S..

I promised I would respond to Lisa MacIntyre’s recent post….

First I think you all know of my love for archaeologists.  This is the result of years and years of trying to talk to them, understand them, work with them and cooperate with them.  At this point in my life I no longer try. Continue reading

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Guest Post…Lisa Hume MacIntyre

Today is “guest post” day, and my favorite arkie (in fact the only arkie I will listen to), Lisa MacIntyre does the honors.   I have read through her comments here and have some thoughts but will share them later.  Please feel free to share your opinions or comments, pro or con, or even I don’t really care. Thank you Lisa…. Continue reading

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The Brit Has a Fit!

Well Bubba’s had it!  He’s blown a fuse over Wally & Harry and doesn’t hold back. Of course he’s never had much of a problem sharing his views about these two yahoos.  Continue reading

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Just Sayin’…

AFTER MARKET SEARCHCOILS….ARE THEY REALLY BETTER?

Being the ‘Johnny-come-lately’ that I am, I just recently became aware of all the heightened interest in ‘after market’ searchcoils….most of them made overseas.  Continue reading

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Disappointed…

I found it interesting that a recent post about the Farmers Insurance commercial garnered so many responses yet my last update about how we can improve our lot resulted in exactly three.  Continue reading

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The Bigger Picture…

My last post about the Farmers Insurance commercial garnered quite a few responses, and while I am happy so many noticed, took offense and responded, I think it says a lot about our perceived image. Continue reading

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Is An Apology Due?

I received the following from Carter Pennington, former president of the Task Force, with a comment of  “the portrayal continues”.  I  have to agree and think we need to respond in some manner. Continue reading

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Let’s See Where 2014 Leads….

Decided to keep on with the blog & website for the time being and see how things go in the days ahead.  I will share whatever is on my mind, detecting related or not and you can decide whether it’s interesting, boring, depressing or utter bullshit. Whatever your take I understand…. Continue reading

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