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These Things....

These things are not done in days…but months of prepping. When I met the buyer it was two years after Dan met him at the M casino. 73 more words

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How to Smuggle a 2 ton terracotta warrior out of China Part 3

First we needed to find a stray Terracotta Warrior…a nearly hopeless undertaking…every warrior that was discovered had been numbered and tagged. There is an entire team that goes over each and every soldier two to three times a day. 369 more words

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How to Smuggle a 2 ton terracotta warrior out of China Part 2

I always assumed that my first visit to China would be to a major city…Shanghai, Beijing orTianjin…nope I am in Xi’an, prounounced “she-ahn” is the capital of Shaanxi, “shahn-she”, province in central China…the beginning point of the Silk Road leading west… 113 more words

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How to Smuggle a 2 ton terracotta warrior out of China Part 1

Terracotta Army Discovered in China (1974): On March 29, 1974, three farmers were drilling holes in the hopes of finding water to dig wells when they came upon some ancient terracotta pottery shards. 342 more words

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$500,000 First Day on the Job!

I should first make it clear. Dan was not a drug smuggler or an exotic animal poacher. He smuggled priceless antiques, art, relics, and national treasures. 250 more words

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Tales of the Black Market

In 2004 I met Dan ‘The Fatman” in a bar in Hollywood. He was coked out of his mind. I drove him back to his palace in the Hollywood Hills. 46 more words

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Gutsy Smuggler Lands at ERIA

Defying a standing order to be arrested on sight, a sand smuggler landed on a ERIA taxiway, had a truckful of sand loaded onto his plane by coconspirators, then took off into the sky – all before security could stop them. 50 more words

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