In a couple of extraordinary posts, first Peter Tompa, then Wayne Sayles come out with a set of accusations ('Mischief Making' and 'Cyber Sabotage') though it is not at all clear who they are accusing of what and why. It's really difficult to work out from the recent exchanges just what is going on. What however is notable is the conspiracy theory the ACCG invented to account for it.
.Dugup ancient antiquity dealer Wayne Sayles, 'Organizations submit Amici Briefs to Appellate Court', fellow dugup dealer Dave Welsh ('Baltimore Test Case Amicus Brief Texts') and the coin dealers' lobbyist, lawyer Peter Tompa ('ACC... Read Post
Wayne G. Sayles seems to have some kind of a problem with talking about scouting. Peter Tompa on his blog wrote that the Boy Scouts used to be able to do a coin collecting badge and I wrote a comment pointing out that they still can... Read Post
The unacademic blatherings of the lobbyists for the dugup antiquities trade extends to building anti-academic conspiracy theories on guesswork. In a comment to Peter Tompa's attack on Nathan Elkins, senior coin dealer Wayne Sayles w... Read Post