Contact Us

A Yard Sale, an Old Camera, and a Long Passed Relative – Amazing Story

Flickr user emma.buckley

There is no other way to describe this story besides “amazing”. I wasn’t even sure how to categorize this one; is it a sale story for the “Guess What I Paid for This” section? Is it a message from beyond, more appropriate for “Ocean County Paranormal“? Wherever it belongs, I’ll let you decide.

The summary goes like this – a teenager was poking around a local yard sale and saw a vintage Polaroid camera. He paid a buck for it.

This is where the story gets interesting, when he checked out the camera he found a picture in it. Sure, that’s interesting enough, but it turns out that it’s a picture of the 13-year-old’s uncle, who died in a car crash more than 20 years ago.

We’ve all heard the stories of the garage sale doodle bought for a few dollars that turns out to be a Warhol (how come that stuff never happens to us?), but a picture of a long passed relative that you never knew turning up by chance? Wow!

Check out the whole story over at Huffington Post and let us know about your best, or strangest yard sale finds in the comments section!

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wobm.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 92.7 WOBM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on 92.7 WOBM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!