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Re: Fenn's treasure

Post by Monster5 » Fri Sep 18, 2020 5:29 am

Right, and that's sort of my case in point! An article claims that an informer recorded Fenn saying "X."

While my own words have been recorded in various magazines or articles several times, there have always been journalistic liberties taken such that I don't put much stock into third-hand sources sans the full recording.
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Re: Fenn's treasure

Post by pvnisher » Fri Sep 18, 2020 5:36 am

And even after due process turns out OJ was innocent? Let's all contribute to finding the real killers...
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Re: Fenn's treasure

Post by Monster5 » Fri Sep 18, 2020 5:45 am

I too think Fenn is OJ. There's a reason we never see Fenn wearing gloves in photos.
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Re: Fenn's treasure

Post by timisimaginary » Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:05 am

Scott P wrote:
Thu Sep 17, 2020 9:38 am
highpilgrim wrote:
Thu Sep 17, 2020 9:34 am
Scott P wrote:
Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:53 am
What a acum bag. I didn't know he was one of the grave robbers in the Four Corners area and that's how he made his fortune.
Seems like he'd been manipulative with the women he encountered as part of the "hunt" as well.
Yes. The guy belonged in prison.
he deserved to be de-Fenn-estrated.
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Re: Fenn's treasure

Post by Ptglhs » Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:40 am

timisimaginary wrote:
Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:05 am
he deserved to be de-Fenn-estrated.
Thrown screaming from a window like the nobles in Prague would have been a 'Fenning' end for such a character.
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Re: Fenn's treasure

Post by GreenHorn » Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:47 am

Looks like Fenn posted the following on the dal neitzel site at the end of July. Somehow I missed that.


"Many of the searchers for my treasure had solves that seemed to neatly fit the clues in my poem. Then when the finder found and retrieved the treasure, other searchers wondered how close they had been to the right spot. Because I promised the finder I would not reveal who found it or where, I have remained mostly silent.

However, the finder understands how important some closure is for many searchers, so today he agreed that we should reveal that the treasure was found in Wyoming. Until he found the treasure, the treasure had not moved in the 10 years since I left it there on the ground, and walked away.

Perhaps today’s announcement will bring some closure to those whose solves were in New Mexico, Colorado, or Montana."
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Re: Fenn's treasure

Post by bdloftin77 » Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:08 pm

GreenHorn wrote:
Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:47 am
Looks like Fenn posted the following on the dal neitzel site at the end of July. Somehow I missed that.


"Many of the searchers for my treasure had solves that seemed to neatly fit the clues in my poem. Then when the finder found and retrieved the treasure, other searchers wondered how close they had been to the right spot. Because I promised the finder I would not reveal who found it or where, I have remained mostly silent.

However, the finder understands how important some closure is for many searchers, so today he agreed that we should reveal that the treasure was found in Wyoming. Until he found the treasure, the treasure had not moved in the 10 years since I left it there on the ground, and walked away.

Perhaps today’s announcement will bring some closure to those whose solves were in New Mexico, Colorado, or Montana."
In Highpilgrim’s linked article (https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/202 ... nn-rockies), Sara Jane Woodall said that he mentioned West Yellowstone a lot in her meetings with the manipulative, creepy man.
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Re: Fenn's treasure

Post by IntrepidXJ » Fri Sep 25, 2020 8:12 am

Related article: https://www.krqe.com/news/national/the- ... -treasure/
‘The most frustrating experience of my life,’ says finder of Forrest Fenn’s hidden treasure
Randy Langstraat | ADVENTR.co
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Re: Fenn's treasure

Post by Harrison1991 » Mon Dec 07, 2020 8:24 am

https://t.co/wFlt3oT8Ow

The man who found the treasure, has come forward
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Re: Fenn's treasure

Post by timisimaginary » Mon Dec 07, 2020 11:28 am

Harrison1991 wrote:
Mon Dec 07, 2020 8:24 am
https://t.co/wFlt3oT8Ow

The man who found the treasure, has come forward
it's interesting to read his justification for not revealing the treasure's location. in light of what's gone on with The Monolith, it feels like the right decision.
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