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Deep Search Metal Detecting Club – 25th Anniversary Open Hunt

I enjoy metal detecting.  I’m not very successful at it – especially when compared to the retirees at Deep Search that bring in tons of old coins and artifacts to the meetings every month – but I enjoy it when … Continue reading

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Play All Day, Party All Night on National Bowling Day (Aug. 13)

When I was in high school I was a pretty good bowler.  I was in a league and tied a teammate for the 3rd highest score in the league (202).  Fast forward (mumble-mumble) years and I just don’t play as … Continue reading

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Win a Free 1 Oz. Silver Coin from CoinWeek (CoinWeek Connections Giveaway #134)

Numismatic publication CoinWeek is at it again with another free weekly contest.  Last time I posted up about the awesome Terminator Silver Reverse Proof coin.  This time they are giving away another 1 oz. beauty in the form of a … Continue reading

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Free Root Beer Floats, Compliments of A&W Restaurants!

Aug. 6 is National Root Beer Float Day and A&W Restaurants is celebrating by handing out free root beer floats at all of their locations from 2pm until closing. You and a friend can also win free floats for a year by … Continue reading

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Win a Free 1 Oz. Silver Coin from CoinWeek (CoinWeek Connections Giveaway #131)

One of my favorite online numismatic publications, CoinWeek, is holding another free contest.  This time it’s for a Terminator Silver Reverse Proof coin.  Made from 1 oz. of .999 silver with a limited mintage of only 5000 pieces. To enter, just … Continue reading

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July 12 is Amazon Prime Day

Amazon recently announced via a press release that their 2nd Annual Prime Day will be on Tuesday, July 12. According to the press release, “Prime Day will feature more than 100,000 deals worldwide exclusively for Prime members, making it the … Continue reading

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1918-D Buffalo Nickel

One of my many hobbies is metal detecting.  That’s where you use a handheld electrical instrument to detect metal objects in the ground (coins, military buttons, colonial artifacts, gold nuggets, etc.). Unfortunately, thanks to my day job, racing, other hobbies, … Continue reading

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Star Wars Day – May the Fourth Be With You

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